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Asus DSL-N17U Gigabit ADSL/VDSL Modem Router

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Quicklinx: C8D3WS00 Mfr#: 90IG01L0-BU2000
  • Windows 8.1 (32/64 bits)
  • Windows 8 (32/64 bits)
  • IEEE 802.11n
Discontinued

Description

The ASUS DSL-N17U ADSL/VDSL wireless modem router is stylish, truly multi-functional, and has reliable performance. It can connect to the internet using either the Ethernet or DSL WAN (Wide Area Network) ports, allowing customers to use it as a either a modem router or a standalone wireless router. Compatible with ADSL2/2+, ADSL, VDSL2, fiber and cable services.

Equipped with powerful hardware NAT acceleration and built-in Gigabit Ethernet, the DSL-N17U gives you full Gigabit internet performance, with a WAN-to-LAN throughput performance of over 900 Mbps.

Two USB 2.0 ports allow the DSL-N17U to share printers and scanners over a network, and it can also operate as high-speed NAS (Network Attached Storage) device when external storage is connected.

The easy-to-use ASUSWRT graphical user interface unlocks the power of the DSL-N17U giving robust control to optimize your network for you. 30-second set-up and easy traffic management means even network newbies can enjoy its sophisticated features, while power users will love its Download Master, IPv6 support, multiple wireless SSIDs and secure VPN access.

  • Two WAN ports for DSL and Ethernet offer double the choice

    The DSL-N17U has two WAN (Wide Area Network) ports, allowing it to be used as a standalone router when not operating as a DSL modem router. You can choose which mode suits your needs at any time, reducing cost and clutter by not having to buy separate power-consuming devices. Whether for a basic home setup or a full wireless network, this dual-WAN design gives you total flexibility.
  • Enhanced signal range and stability

    ASUS AiRadar intelligently improves wireless connections using beamforming technology, and exclusive ASUS RF fine-tuning. This ensures extended coverage, dynamic data speed increases, and enhanced stability.
  • Gigabit Internet browsing with hardware NAT

    Equipped with a powerful hardware NAT acceleration engine and built-in Gigabit Ethernet, the DSL-N17U gives you full Gigabit performance. Its WAN-to-LAN throughput performance is over 900 Mbps, which is more than 4.5 times that of traditional software-based NAT Gigabit routers. This reduces the possibility of bottlenecks on fast internet connections.
  • Add external storage, printers, and other devices to your network

    Make DSL-N17U your media and device center. With built-in two USB ports, connect external storage drives, printers, scanners and many other USB-enabled devices to share with your networked PCs. Having your devices networked, lets you access them easier than ever before.
  • Robust control and optimization with DSL ASUSWRT

    With the DSL-ASUSWRT dashboard UI, setup, monitor, and control network applications all in one intuitive area. The dashboard interface lets you manage all clients and settings via a single graphical interface, and provides 1-click updates.
  • Download and stream anywhere

    Download Master and enhanced media server let you download and play multimedia files stored on router-attached USB storage on a wide range of compatible devices such as PC, pad, PS4, Xbox, and smart TV. Download Master can also download files while your PC is turned off, and allows you to manage and monitor download status remotely.
  • VPN server and VPN client support

    DSL-N17U offers a simple VPN server and VPN client setup to access a home network or the internet privately and securely. Easily set up a VPN server with PPTP protocol support with no need for paid VPN services or a dedicated VPN server. DSL-N17U also turns your network-connected devices into VPN-enabled clients via PPTP and L2TP protocols without additional VPN software required.

Specifications

Summary

Product Description
ASUS DSL-N17U - wireless router - DSL modem - 802.11b/g/n - desktop
Device Type
Wireless router - DSL modem - 4-port switch (integrated)
Enclosure Type
Desktop
Digital Signaling Protocol
ADSL, ADSL2, ADSL2+, VDSL2
WAN Ports Qty
1
Data Link Protocol
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Frequency Band
2.4 GHz
Data Transfer Rate
300 Mbps
Capacity
Concurrent sessions: 300000
Network / Transport Protocol
PPTP, L2TP, IPSec
Features
NAT support, VPN support, print server, IPv6 support, parental control, firmware upgradable, Virtual Protocol Interconnect (VPI), download client, event log, dual WAN connection, Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), WAN failover, FTP server, Multiple SSID support, Digital Diagnostics, reset button, IPv4 support, 3G/4G USB Dongle Support, Traffic Control, ASUS AiRadar, VPN Server, ASUS AiCloud, ASUSWRT
Compliant Standards
ANSI T1.413, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Power
AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Dimensions (WxDxH)
14.7 cm x 20.5 cm x 6.6 cm
Weight
370 g
System Requirements
Linux, Apple MacOS X, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits), Windows 8 (32/64 bits), Windows 8.1 (32/64 bits)


Detailed Specification

General

Device Type
Wireless router - 4-port switch (integrated)
Enclosure Type
Desktop
Connectivity Technology
Wireless, wired
Data Link Protocol
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Frequency Band
2.4 GHz
Data Transfer Rate
300 Mbps
Capacity
Concurrent sessions: 300000
Network / Transport Protocol
PPTP, L2TP, IPSec
Encryption Algorithm
128-bit WEP, 64-bit WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WPA-Enterprise
Features
NAT support, VPN support, print server, IPv6 support, parental control, firmware upgradable, Virtual Protocol Interconnect (VPI), download client, event log, dual WAN connection, Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), WAN failover, FTP server, Multiple SSID support, Digital Diagnostics, reset button, IPv4 support, 3G/4G USB Dongle Support, Traffic Control, ASUS AiRadar, VPN Server, ASUS AiCloud, ASUSWRT
Compliant Standards
ANSI T1.413, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, ETSI
RAM
128 MB DDR3 SDRAM
Flash Memory
128 MB
Status Indicators
Power, WLAN, LAN, USB, ADSL, Internet

Line Properties

Framing Format
ANSI T1.413

Communications

Type
DSL modem
Digital Signaling Protocol
ADSL, ADSL2, ADSL2+, VDSL2
Protocols & Specifications
ITU G.992.1 (G.DMT), ITU G.992.2 (G.Lite), ITU G.992.3 Annex A, ITU G.992.3 Annex L, ITU G.992.5 Annex M, ITU G.993.2, ITU G.992.3 Annex M, ITU G.992.5 Annex A, ITU G.992.5 Annex B, ITU G.992.3 Annex B

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces
LAN: 4 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 , WAN: 1 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 , WAN: 1 x VDSL2 / ADSL2+ - RJ-11 , USB 2.0: 2 x 4 pin USB Type A

Aerial

Aerial
Internal
Antenna Qty
2

Power

Power Device
External power adapter
Voltage Required
AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)

Miscellaneous

Cables Included
1 x network cable , 1 x modem cable

Software / System Requirements

Software Included
Drivers & Utilities
OS Required
Linux, Apple MacOS X, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits), Windows 8 (32/64 bits), Windows 8.1 (32/64 bits)

Dimensions & Weight

Width
14.7 cm
Depth
20.5 cm
Height
6.6 cm
Weight
370 g
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