65points

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

100points

Asus RT-AC66U

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
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Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation vs Asus RT-AC66U

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
65
points
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
100
points
Asus RT-AC66U

Why is Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation better than Asus RT-AC66U?

  • Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has MAC address filtering
    ?
  • Has DNS relay
    ?
  • Has Network Address Translation (NAT)
    ?
  • 50.8mm thinner
    98mmvs148.8mm
  • 109mm narrower
    98mmvs207mm

Why is Asus RT-AC66U better than Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation?

  • 450MB/s higher Wi-Fi speed
    ?

    1750MB/svs1300MB/s
  • Has QoS
    ?
  • 1 more LAN ports
    ?

    4vs3
  • Has port filtering
    ?
  • Has removable antennas
    ?
  • Has DoS protection
    ?
  • Has automatic IP
    ?
  • Has Universal Plug n Play
    ?

Price comparison

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Buy used:

$114.95

ProductStorePrice
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918...Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonRAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, W...RAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, Wireless SD Card Reader, Connect Portable SSD Hard Drive to iPhone iPad Tablet Smart Phone Laptop for Photo Backup, Data Transfer, Portable NAS, 6700mAh Battery
Amazon logo
$55.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonPanda Wireless Express Router with Airpl...Panda Wireless Express Router with Airplay Support
Amazon logo
$26.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Express Base Station MC414...Apple AirPort Express Base Station MC414 Wireless Router (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation walmartApple 9.7-inch iPad (6th Gen) Wi-Fi 128G...Apple 9.7-inch iPad (6th Gen) Wi-Fi 128GB
walmart logo
$7.09

Asus RT-AC66U

Buy used:

$59.59

ProductStorePrice
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS RT-AC66U B1 AC1750 Dual-Band WiFi R...ASUS RT-AC66U B1 AC1750 Dual-Band WiFi Router, AiProtection Lifetime Security by Trend Micro, AiMesh Compatible for Mesh WiFi System
Amazon logo
$79.99
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonAsus AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit WiFi Route...Asus AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit WiFi Router with MU-Mimo, Aimesh for Mesh WIFI System, Aiprotection Network Security Powered by Trend Micro, Adaptive Qos and Parental Control (RT-AC68U)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonAsus Rt-ac66u B1 Ieee 802.11ac Ethernet ...Asus Rt-ac66u B1 Ieee 802.11ac Ethernet Wireless Router RT-AC1750 B1 (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.99
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS Dual-Band 2x2 AC1300 Super-Fast WiF...ASUS Dual-Band 2x2 AC1300 Super-Fast WiFi 4-Port Gigabit Router with MU-MIMO and USB 3.0 (RT-ACRH13)
Amazon logo
$69.81
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS RT-N66U Dual-Band Wireless-N900 Gig...ASUS RT-N66U Dual-Band Wireless-N900 Gigabit Router
Amazon logo
$89.90
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS Wireless-AC1700 Dual Band Gigabit R...ASUS Wireless-AC1700 Dual Band Gigabit Router (Up to 1700 Mbps) with USB 3.0 (RT-ACRH17)
Amazon logo
$78.97
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS AC2900 WiFi Dual-band Gigabit Wirel...ASUS AC2900 WiFi Dual-band Gigabit Wireless Router with 1.8GHz Dual-core Processor and AiProtection Network Security Powered by Trend Micro, AiMesh Whole Home WiFi System Compatible (RT-AC86U)
Amazon logo
$168.00
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS Asus dualband ac1750 b1 WiFi 4port ...ASUS Asus dualband ac1750 b1 WiFi 4port gigabit Router rt-ac66ucertified , 3.4 Ounce (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.99
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonT-Mobile (AC-1900) By ASUS Wireless-AC19...T-Mobile (AC-1900) By ASUS Wireless-AC1900 Dual-Band Gigabit Router, AiProtection with Trend Micro for Complete Network Security (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$49.09
Asus RT-AC66U walmartASUS RT-AC66U Dual-Band Wireless-AC1750 ...ASUS RT-AC66U Dual-Band Wireless-AC1750 Gigabit Router
walmart logo
$174.32

General info

1.LAN ports
?

With more LAN ports you are able to connect more computers to the network directly using LAN cables.

Best

Asus GX1008B V4

8

3

4

2.weight
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

17.5g

945g

450g

3.WAN ports
?

A WAN (Wider Area Network) port is most commonly used to connect the router to the internet. It can also be used to connect to an external private network.

Best

DrayTek Vigor 2850n

2

1

1

4.USB ports
?

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Buffalo AirStation Extreme AC1750

2

2

2

5.thickness
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

15mm

98mm

148.8mm

6.height
?

Best

Zyxel NBG2105

16mm

168mm

35.5mm

Performance

1.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
2.Wi-Fi speed
?

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.

Best

Asus GX1008B V5

2000MB/s

1300MB/s

1750MB/s

3.Has dual-band technology
?

Dual-band devices can transmit data quickly on the newest 5GHz band, using recent standards (e.g., 802.11n, 802.11ac). They can also use the older 2.4GHz band if needed.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
4.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming. Show more

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
5.Has DNS relay
?

With DNS relay or DNS caching, the router stores the response to queries for a short time. This means that the same query will return a quicker response if repeated from another computer in the same network.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U

Antennas

1.Has removable antennas
?

The antennas can be removed if they are not needed, or replaced with longer ones if necessary.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U

Security

1.Has a built-in network firewall
?

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
2.Has a URL filter
?

URL filters are particularly useful if you want to restrict web access at specific times. For instance, a company router may be configured so that employees cannot access personal e-mail accounts during working hours.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
3.Has port filtering
?

Port filtering is a type of access control where access to certain internet service are assigned to users using port numbers. This can increase security as well as restricting internet usage.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
4.Has automatic IP
?

Automatic IP allows a local area network (LAN) computer to give itself a unique IP address when Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is unavailable to do so.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
5.Has WPA2-PSK
?

WPA2-PSK is a method of securing your network using WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access 2) as well as a Pre-Shared Key (PSK) password. This was designed for home users without an enterprise authentication server.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
6.Has SPI intrusion protection
?

All incoming traffic will be blocked except for those types selected in the Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) section. This helps to protect your network from unwanted traffic.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U

Features

1.Has QoS
?

With (QoS) Quality of Service, you can optimize performance by deciding which traffic to prioritize when a bottleneck occurs. You can decide which traffic is important based on things like IP address and the type of internet service.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
2.IPv6 enabled
?

IPv6 is a newer version of the Internet Protocol. IPv6 operates as a separate network to IPv4, and has the capacity for more IP addresses and more features.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
3.is DLNA-certified
?

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them. Show more

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
4.Has Universal Plug n Play
?

Universal Plug n Play (UPnP) is a set of networking protocols that permits networked devices, such as PCs, printers, internet gateways, Wi-Fi access points and mobile devices to find each other and exchange information on the network.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U
5.Network Time Protocol enabled
?

With Network Time Protocol (NTP) you can ensure that devices across a network display the exact same time and date, using UTC (Coordinated Universal Time).

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC66U

Price comparison

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Buy used:

$114.95

ProductStorePrice
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918...Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonRAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, W...RAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, Wireless SD Card Reader, Connect Portable SSD Hard Drive to iPhone iPad Tablet Smart Phone Laptop for Photo Backup, Data Transfer, Portable NAS, 6700mAh Battery
Amazon logo
$55.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonPanda Wireless Express Router with Airpl...Panda Wireless Express Router with Airplay Support
Amazon logo
$26.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Express Base Station MC414...Apple AirPort Express Base Station MC414 Wireless Router (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation walmartApple 9.7-inch iPad (6th Gen) Wi-Fi 128G...Apple 9.7-inch iPad (6th Gen) Wi-Fi 128GB
walmart logo
$7.09

Asus RT-AC66U

Buy used:

$59.59

ProductStorePrice
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS RT-AC66U B1 AC1750 Dual-Band WiFi R...ASUS RT-AC66U B1 AC1750 Dual-Band WiFi Router, AiProtection Lifetime Security by Trend Micro, AiMesh Compatible for Mesh WiFi System
Amazon logo
$79.99
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonAsus AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit WiFi Route...Asus AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit WiFi Router with MU-Mimo, Aimesh for Mesh WIFI System, Aiprotection Network Security Powered by Trend Micro, Adaptive Qos and Parental Control (RT-AC68U)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonAsus Rt-ac66u B1 Ieee 802.11ac Ethernet ...Asus Rt-ac66u B1 Ieee 802.11ac Ethernet Wireless Router RT-AC1750 B1 (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.99
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS Dual-Band 2x2 AC1300 Super-Fast WiF...ASUS Dual-Band 2x2 AC1300 Super-Fast WiFi 4-Port Gigabit Router with MU-MIMO and USB 3.0 (RT-ACRH13)
Amazon logo
$69.81
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS RT-N66U Dual-Band Wireless-N900 Gig...ASUS RT-N66U Dual-Band Wireless-N900 Gigabit Router
Amazon logo
$89.90
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS Wireless-AC1700 Dual Band Gigabit R...ASUS Wireless-AC1700 Dual Band Gigabit Router (Up to 1700 Mbps) with USB 3.0 (RT-ACRH17)
Amazon logo
$78.97
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS AC2900 WiFi Dual-band Gigabit Wirel...ASUS AC2900 WiFi Dual-band Gigabit Wireless Router with 1.8GHz Dual-core Processor and AiProtection Network Security Powered by Trend Micro, AiMesh Whole Home WiFi System Compatible (RT-AC86U)
Amazon logo
$168.00
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonASUS Asus dualband ac1750 b1 WiFi 4port ...ASUS Asus dualband ac1750 b1 WiFi 4port gigabit Router rt-ac66ucertified , 3.4 Ounce (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.99
Asus RT-AC66U AmazonT-Mobile (AC-1900) By ASUS Wireless-AC19...T-Mobile (AC-1900) By ASUS Wireless-AC1900 Dual-Band Gigabit Router, AiProtection with Trend Micro for Complete Network Security (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$49.09
Asus RT-AC66U walmartASUS RT-AC66U Dual-Band Wireless-AC1750 ...ASUS RT-AC66U Dual-Band Wireless-AC1750 Gigabit Router
walmart logo
$174.32

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