- Product Description
- Product Features
- Technical Specification
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- Unbeatable hardware
RT-AC87U is designed for pure performance - as well as its main 1 GHz dual-core processor, RT-AC87U also has a separate dual-core processor that's dedicated solely to 5G Hz 4 x 4 Wi-Fi related tasks. This means that compared to routers with a single 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, RT-AC87U has Wi-Fi-to-USB transfer speeds that are up to twice as fast, and can show much improvement in total throughput on a heavily-loaded network with multiple clients!
- Groundbreaking wireless performance
Enjoy an unseen level of wireless performance, with 2334 Mbps of combined 802.11ac and 802.11n bandwidth. With class-leading speeds of up to 600 Mbps on the 2.4 GHz band - thanks to Broadcom TurboQAM technology - and up to 1734 Mbps concurrently on the 5 GHz band, which is even faster than the latest tri-band 3 x 3 routers, RT-AC87U leaves the competition standing.
- Unrivaled signal coverage
Boasting a true four-stream, four-antenna design, RT-AC87U gives you much wireless coverage. That makes it the ideal choice for large homes and multi-floor buildings. Thanks to AiRadar beamforming and unique multi user-MIMO (MU-MIMO) technology, the more devices you use the more the throughput increases.
- Life in the LAN
For the fastest wired networking performance, RT-AC87U has a dedicated Gigabit WAN port, five 1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports (one of which can be used as a second WAN port), and hardware-accelerated NAT. Unlike the traditional software-based NAT used in most other routers, RT-AC87U's hardware NAT removes the bottleneck between the wired LAN and the internet, allowing you to get optimal results out of modern super-fast broadband connections.
- Tested for compatibility
RT-AC87U, like all ASUS networking products, is subjected to exhaustive compatibility testing during its development. RT-AC87U works flawlessly with a vast range of adapters, media players and other wireless devices to ensure high performance.
Lets you connect devices instantly with a press of the WPS button.
- VPN support
Configure a VPN server or turn your network-connected devices into VPN-enabled clients - with PPTP and OpenVPN protocol support - with no need for paid VPN services or a dedicated VPN server.
- Powerfyl, user-friendly interface
RT-AC87U features the enhanced ASUSWRT graphical user interface, which gives you easy access to the 30-second, 3-step web-based installation process. It's also where you can configure AiCloud 2.0 and all RT-AC87U's advanced options. ASUSWRT is web-based, so it doesn't need a separate app, or restrict what you can change via mobile devices - you get full access to everything, from any device that can run a web browser.
|Product Description||ASUS RT-AC87U - wireless router - 802.11a/b/g/n/ac - desktop|
|Device Type||Wireless router - 4-port switch (integrated)|
|Data Link Protocol||Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac|
|Frequency Band||2.4 GHz / 5 GHz|
|Data Transfer Rate||2334 Mbps|
|Capacity||Guest networks: 6|
|Network / Transport Protocol||PPTP, L2TP, NTP, IPSec, PPPoE, FTP, DHCP, DDNS|
|Routing Protocol||IGMPv2, IGMP, static IP routing, IGMPv3|
|Features||Network monitoring, firewall protection, NAT support, VPN support, Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI), DoS attack prevention, print server, IPv6 support, URL filtering, parental control, Access Point operational mode, MIMO technology, P2P client, download client, Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) support, event log, Quality of Service (QoS), Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), IPSec passthrough, DHCP server, Samba support, FTP server, Multiple SSID support, static IP mode, DNS proxy, ASUS AiDisk, UPnP Media Server, wireless bridge mode, bandwidth control, Apple Time Machine compatible, port triggering, 3G/4G USB Dongle Support, dynamic IP mode, Traffic Control, ASUS Universal repeater, ASUS AiRadar, Multicast Proxy support, VPN Server, Multicast Rate Setting support, Broadcom TurboQAM technology, PPTP passthrough, L2TP passthrough, ASUS AiCloud 2.0, ASUS AiProtection|
|Compliant Standards||IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, UPnP, IEEE 802.11ac|
|Power||AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)|
|Dimensions (WxDxH)||28.95 cm x 16.76 cm x 4.75 cm|
|System Requirements||Linux, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition, Apple MacOS X, Microsoft Windows XP, Apple MacOS X 10.1, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows 7, Apple MacOS X 10.4, Microsoft Windows Vista, Apple MacOS X 10.6, Microsoft Windows Server 2008, Apple MacOS X 10.5, Ubuntu, Apple MacOS X 10.7 Lion, Windows 8, Apple MacOS X 10.8, Windows 8.1|
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