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Asus RT-AC52u Dual-band AC750 router and 802.11ac USB adapter

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Quicklinx: 9D8RWS00 Mfr#: RT-AC52u
Type: Wireless router
Connection Type: DSL (Cable)
Standards: IEEE 802.11n
Speed: 750Mbps
Rackmount or External: External
  • IEEE 802.11n
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£57.61 ex VAT
£69.13 inc VAT
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Description

The Essential AC Upgrade

ASUS RT-AC52U Dual-band Wireless-AC750 router gives you both fast wireless speed and great value to upgrade your home network to the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology today. Experience simultaneous dual-band connectivity and enjoy 300 Mbps speed on the 2.4 GHz frequency and up to 433 Mbps in 5 GHz band.

Bundled Wireless AC450 USB adapter is the smallest 802.11ac USB wireless adapter works on 5 GHz band for fast, interference-free connections at speed of up to 433 Mbps (AC450) -- and instantly upgrade your desktop or laptop to the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology.

RT-AC52U has 128MB of memory built in for fast and stable multitasking under heavy loads. With a high-power design that amplifies transmission, RT-AC52U delivers a Wi-Fi coverage that's up to 150% better than competing models to enjoy reliable connections for multiple devices.

Thanks to its multipurpose USB port, RT-AC52U is much more than just a router. Plug in a USB hard disk drive and you've got an instant file server -- and one that extends into the cloud via ASUS AiCloud. Alternatively, attach a USB printer to RT-AC52U to create a print server for sharing one device with several users. The USB even accommodates 3G/4G mobile broadband dongles for two broadband (WAN) connections on one router so you'll never again have to worry about your internet access going down. The port can even be used for powering gadgets such as smartphones and tablets, making it a handy charging station.

The easy-to-use ASUSWRT graphical user interface unlocks the power of RT-AC52U giving robust control to optimize your network for you. 30-second setup and easy traffic management means even network newbies can enjoy its sophisticated features, while power users will love its IPv6 support, multiple wireless SSIDs and secure VPN access.

World's fastest Wi-Fi: 802.11ac - Powered by 5th generation Wi-Fi (5G Wi-Fi), the new 802.11ac chipset gives the RT-AC52U faster wireless speeds than N technology. At 2.4 GHz, it reaches 300 Mbps, while on the 5GHz band it blazes to 433 Mbps. The upgraded bandwidth has the higher capacity you need to increase Wi-Fi enjoyment at home. With notebooks, desktops, pads, and smartphones now all Wi-Fi-reliant, it's time to upgrade to the next generation to expand you connectivity now and in the future.

Delivering 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz concurrent bands at up to 300 Mbps and 433 Mbps, respectively, the RT-AC52U has a total speed of up to 733 Mbps, and maintains complete stability. Perform basic tasks like Web browsing and file downloading on the 2.4 GHz band, while simultaneously allowing multiple devices to stream in Full HD or support online gaming and other bandwidth-demanding applications smoothly on the clearer 5 GHz band.

No more dead zones with 150% the coverage
Powerful two-way transmission improves Wi-Fi range by 150% compared generic routers, ensuring far-reaching coverage. The unique design of RT-AC52U means a connection you can always rely on.

Add external storage, printers, and other devices to your network
With built-in USB port, connect external storage, printers, and other devices to RT-AC52U and share them throughout your network at once.

802.11ac upgrade kit included
Wireless AC450 USB adapter is the world's most compact* wireless-AC USB adapter. It's easy to carry and fits in pockets, yet offers strong wireless. With its USB interface, the Wireless AC450 USB adapter gives your desktop and notebook an instant 802.11ac Wi-Fi upgrade, with access to speeds of up to 433 Mbps.
* 30.98 x 16 x 8.64 mm
* The Wireless AC450 USB adapter is supplied exclusively with the RT-AC52U dual-band router, and is not sold separately.

Robust control and optimization with ASUSWRT
With the ASUSWRT dashboard UI, setup, monitor, and control network applications all in one intuitive area. On top of 30-second setup, multi-device detection, and flexible settings that make the most of your network performance, it's been upgraded with quick scanning of USB storage connected to routers to verify data integrity and drive health. Dual WAN enables having two connections/ISPs on one router, with load balance and failover mode for added stability and redundancy to ensure uninterrupted internet access.

Do you game a lot, or spend most of your time streaming videos? Whatever your planned use is, the RT-AC52U has Quality of Service (QoS) standards that let you select how much bandwidth is prioritized for virtually any task. Plus, the traffic monitor allows you to check your Web usage in a clear graphical interface. Try it.
Easy 3-step setup
Use your smartphone, tablet, or PC to effortlessly set up your ASUS router in less than 30 seconds and in only 3 easy steps. Simply connect the cables to the router, open a Web browser, and follow the setup wizard to get you to the internet in no time.
Step1: Open web browser.
Step2: Enter ID/Password.
Step3: Done!
* ASUS-tested and verified setup time. Actual duration may vary by ISP, specific connection type, location, and other factors.

ASUS AiCloud - Your world on demand
ASUS AiCloud keeps you connected to your data wherever and whenever you have an internet connection. It links your home network and online Web storage service* and lets you access it through the AiCloud mobile app on your iOS or Android smartphone or through a personalized URL in a Web browser. Even better, the new Router-to-Router Sync function allows you to synchronize your stuff with storage devices connected to other compatible ASUS routers-- it's as simple as choosing a sync folder. Sharing with friends and family is now easier than ever! Learn more.
* Works with select Web storage services only.

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, PS3, 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 enabled
Easily set up a VPN server to browse the web and access data -- no matter where you are. Featuring MPPE encryption, your data transmission remains always secure and confidential.

Discrete and Secure Wi-Fi Networks via Guest Access
RT-AC52U supports up to three wireless networks over the 2.4 GHz band and three over the 5 GHz band, so you can set up usage times and limit access with advanced controls, including parental settings.

Powerful online multitasking with 300,000 data sessions
Support for a massive data pipeline of up to 300,000 data sessions means the RT-AC52U has around 20 times the networking capacity of conventional routers for exceptionally smooth performance.

Specifications

Summary

Product Description
ASUS RT-AC52U - wireless router - 802.11a/b/g/n/ac - desktop
Device Type
Wireless router - 4-port switch (integrated)
Enclosure Type
Desktop
Data Link Protocol
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
Frequency Band
2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
Capacity
Guest networks: 6 , New sessions: 300000
Network / Transport Protocol
PPTP, L2TP, IPSec, PPPoE, FTP
Remote Management Protocol
HTTP
Features
Firewall protection, VPN support, Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI), print server, IPv6 support, URL filtering, parental control, download client, Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) support, file sharing, Quality of Service (QoS), RADIUS support, Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), IPSec passthrough, Samba support, FTP server, Multiple SSID support, static IP mode, ASUS AiDisk, reset button, bandwidth control, IPv4 support, 3G/4G USB Dongle Support, dynamic IP mode, Multicast Proxy support, VPN Server, ASUS AiCloud, ASUSWRT
Compliant Standards
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.1x, IEEE 802.11n, UPnP, IEEE 802.11ac
Power
AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Dimensions (WxDxH)
18.7 cm x 14.5 cm x 2.5 cm
Weight
270 g


Detail

General

Device Type
Wireless router - 4-port switch (integrated)
Enclosure Type
Desktop
Connectivity Technology
Wireless, wired
Data Link Protocol
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
Frequency Band
2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
Capacity
Guest networks: 6 , New sessions: 300000
Network / Transport Protocol
PPTP, L2TP, IPSec, PPPoE, FTP
Remote Management Protocol
HTTP
Encryption Algorithm
MPPE, 128-bit WEP, 64-bit WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WPA-Enterprise, WPA2-Enterprise
Authentication Method
RADIUS
Features
Firewall protection, VPN support, Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI), print server, IPv6 support, URL filtering, parental control, download client, Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) support, file sharing, Quality of Service (QoS), RADIUS support, Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), IPSec passthrough, Samba support, FTP server, Multiple SSID support, static IP mode, ASUS AiDisk, reset button, bandwidth control, IPv4 support, 3G/4G USB Dongle Support, dynamic IP mode, Multicast Proxy support, VPN Server, ASUS AiCloud, ASUSWRT
Compliant Standards
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.1x, IEEE 802.11n, UPnP, IEEE 802.11ac
RAM
128 MB
Status Indicators
Power, WAN, LAN, wireless, USB

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces
WAN: 1 x Ethernet 10/100 - RJ-45 , LAN: 4 x Ethernet 10/100 - RJ-45 , USB 2.0: 1 x 4 pin USB Type A

Aerial

Aerial
Internal
Antenna Qty
3

Power

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

Miscellaneous

Included Accessories
Vertical stand
Cables Included
1 x network cable

Software / System Requirements

Software Included
Drivers & Utilities

Dimensions & Weight

Width
18.7 cm
Depth
14.5 cm
Height
2.5 cm
Weight
270 g

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Type: Wireless router
Connection Type: DSL (Cable)
Standards: IEEE 802.11n
Speed: 750Mbps
Rackmount or External: External
Brand: Asus
Price Range Ex VAT: 50 - 100

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