ASUS RT-AC86U AC2900

AC2900 Dual-Band Gigabit Wi-Fi Router with MU-MIMO

  • Ultimate gaming experience – Built-in WTFast® game accelerator and Adaptive QoS deliver lag-free online gaming and smooth 4K UHD streaming
  • Ultrafast Wi-Fi – AC2900 speeds boosted with NitroQAM™ technology to handle even the busiest home networks with ease
  • Ultrawide Coverage – High-performance antennas, ASUS AiRadar and Range Boost eliminate dead spots, and MU-MIMO maximizes Multi-device performance
  • Ultrapowerful Processor – Enjoy smoother networking and faster data transfers with the PC-grade 1.8GHz dual-core processor
  • Commercial-grade Security – AiProtection, powered by Trend Micro™, blocks and neutralizes internet security threats for all your connected smart devices
  • Easy Management, in the Palm of Your Hand! – The ASUS Router mobile app puts you in full control of your network, from setup to day-to-day management

SPECIFICATIONS

Network Standard

  • IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac, IPv4, IPv6

Product Segment

  • AC2900 ultimate AC performance: 750+2167 Mbps

Coverage

  • Very large homes

Data Rate

  • 802.11a : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54 Mbps
  • 802.11b : 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbps
  • 802.11g : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54 Mbps
  • 802.11n : up to 600 Mbps
  • 802.11ac : up to 1734 Mbps
  • 1024QAM (2.4GHz) : up to 750 Mbps
  • 1024QAM (5GHz) : up to2167 Mbps

Antenna

  • External antenna x 3
  • Internal 3dBi antenna x 1 for Wi-Fi

Transmit/Receive

  • MIMO technology
  • 2.4 GHz 3 x 3
  • 5 GHz 4 x 4

Processor

  • 1.8 GHz dual-core processor

Memory

  • 256 MB Flash
  • 512 MB RAM
  • Wi-Fi Technology
  • Beamforming: standard-based and universal
  • 1024-QAM high data rate
  • 20/40/80 MHz bandwidth

Operating Frequency

  • 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz

Encryption

  • 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise , WPA2-Enterprise , WPS support

Firewall & Access Control

  • Access control:Parental control, Network service filter, URL filter, Port filter
  • Management
    UPnP, IGMP v1/v2/v3, DNS Proxy, DHCP, NTP Client, DDNS, Port Trigger, Port Forwarding, DMZ, System Event Log

VPN Support

  • IPSec Pass-Through
  • PPTP Pass-Through
  • L2TP Pass-Through
  • PPTP server
  • OpenVPN server
  • PPTP client
  • L2TP client
  • OpenVPN client

WAN Connection Type

  • Internet connection type : Automatic IP, Static IP, PPPoE(MPPE supported), PPTP, L2TP

Utilities

  • Router setup wizard; Firmware restoration; Device discovary; printer setup utility

Ports

  • RJ45 for Gigabits BaseT for WAN x 1, RJ45 for
  • 10/100/1000/Gigabits BaseT for LAN x 4
  • USB 2.0 x 1
  • USB 3.0 x 1

Button

  • WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Button, Wireless on/off Button, LED on/off Button

Features

  • MU-MIMO
  • Traffic Analyzer
  • Adaptive QoS
  • WTFast Gamers Private Network
  • AiProtection
  • Parental Control
  • Guest Network : 2.4 GHz x 3, 5 GHz x 3
  • Mac OS Backup
  • Enhanced media server (AiPlayer app compatible)
    – Image : Jpeg
    – Audio : mp3, wma, wav, pcm, mp4, lpcm, ogg
    – Video : asf, avi, divx, mpeg, mpg, ts, vob, wmv, mkv, mov
  • AiCloud personal cloud service
  • 3G/4G data sharing
  • Printer Server
    – Multifunctional printer support (Windows only)
    – LPR protocol support
  • Download Master
    – Support bt, nzb, http, ed2k
    – Support encryption, DHT, PEX and magnet link
    – Upload and download bandwidth control
    – Download scheduling
  • AiDisk file server
    – Samba and FTP server with account management
  • IPTV support
  • Roaming Assist

LED Indicator

  • Power x 1
  • Wi-Fi x 2
  • WAN x 1
  • WPS x 1
  • LAN x 4

Power Supply

  • AC Input : 110V~240V(50~60Hz)
  • DC Output : 19 V with max. 1.75 A current

OS Support

  • Windows® 10
  • Windows® 8
  • Windows® 7
  • Mac OS X 10.6
  • Mac OS X 10.7
  • Mac OS X 10.8
  • Linux

Dimensions

  • 220 x 160 x 84 ~ mm (WxHxD) (Without Bezel)

Weight

  • 872 g

Operation mode

  • Wireless router mode
  • Access point mode
  • Media bridge mode

Note:

  • Actual data throughput and WiFi coverage will vary from network conditions and environmental factors, including the volume of network traffic, building material and construction, and network overhead, result in lower actual data throughput and wireless coverage.
  • Quoted network speeds and bandwidth based on current IEEE 802.11ac specifications. Actual performance may be affected by network and service provider factors, interface type, and other conditions. Connected devices must be 802.11ac-compatible for best results.