ASUS Wireless RT-AX88U Dual-Band Gigabit Router (RT-AX88U)

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Model Number: RT-AX88U
Web Code: 13204531

Overview

Don't let multiple devices clog up the Wi-Fi in your home. The ASUS RT-AX88U router delivers a superior Wi-Fi connection across your home, ensuring smooth 4K/UHD video, fast file sharing, and low-latency gaming. In addition, the RT-AX88U is backwards compatible, so it can work with previous generations of ASUS Wi-Fi devices for easy upgrades and enhancements.

$469.99

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  • Powerful quad-core 64bit 1.8Ghz CPU ensures even the busiest networks run smoothly without lag
  • 160MHz bandwidth across 3 bands optimizes the Wi-Fi connection in a home with multiple devices
  • Speeds up to 6000 Mbps deliver smooth 4K/UHD video playback, ultra-fast file-sharing, and lag-free online gaming
  • OFDMA technology offers improved data bundling efficiency
  • 1024-QAM modulation support delivers a higher throughput
  • Backwards compatibility with all current Wi-Fi-standard clients such as AC and N allow the router to work with previous generation devices
  • Gigabit Ethernet ports offer extremely fast and reliable performance by way of a wired connection
  • wtfast game accelerator minimizes ping time and packet loss during online gaming
  • Adaptive QOS prioritizes game packets, enabling smoother online game play
  • Target Wait Time technology improves the battery life of connected devices
  • Two USB ports enable the connection of external peripherals like an external hard drive or printer
  • AiProtection Pro powered by Trend Micro offers network security for your entire household
Number of Units Per Pack
1
Extendable
Yes
Wireless Standard
IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11ax, IPv4, IPv6
Number of Bands
2
Number of Antennas
4
Frequency Bands
2.4GHz; 5GHz
Maximum Data Rate - Per Band
2.4GHz: 1148Mbps, 5GHz: 4804Mbps
Maximum Data Rate - Total
6000 Mbps
Beamforming
Yes
MU-MIMO
Yes
Number of Ethernet Ports per Unit
9
Ethernet Speed
10/100/1000
WAN Ports
1
LAN Ports
8
Number USB Ports per Unit
2

Network Security / Management Features

Quality of Service (QoS) Controls
Yes
Parental Controls
Yes
Guest Access
Yes
Dimensions (cm)
38.5 (W) x 20.5 (H) x 12.6 (D) cm
Dimensions (in)
15.16 (W) x 8.07 (H) x 4.96 (D) in
Weight
1.01 kg
Weight (lbs)
2.23 lb

  • Awesome Technology best router ever! Perfect upgrade for my RT-AC87U
    by

    from Edmonton on April 8, 2019

    Best all around gaming router with next generation AX6000 technology. Only negative thing is the high price but otherwise it's perfect 👌


  • Does not work
    by

    from Montréal, QC on March 3, 2019

    I just bought this router and it does not work. The LAN led stays red and I can't connect to the router with a browser on my computer.


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