65points

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

96points

Asus RT-AC68U

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC68U
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33 facts in comparison

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation vs Asus RT-AC68U

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC68U
65
points
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
96
points
Asus RT-AC68U

Why is Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation better than Asus RT-AC68U?

  • Is DLNA-certified
    ?
  • Has DNS relay
    ?
  • Has Network Address Translation (NAT)
    ?
  • 62mm thinner
    98mmvs160mm
  • 122mm narrower
    98mmvs220mm

Why is Asus RT-AC68U better than Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation?

  • Has QoS
    ?
  • Has port filtering
    ?
  • 1 more LAN ports
    ?

    4vs3
  • Has DoS protection
    ?
  • Has a Network Services Filter
    ?
  • Network Time Protocol enabled
    ?
  • Has Universal Plug n Play
    ?
  • Has automatic IP
    ?

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
$47.59
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 AmazonPanda Wireless Express Router with Airpl...Panda Wireless Express Router with Airplay Support
Amazon logo
$26.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation walmartApple 9.7-inch iPad (6th Gen) Wi-Fi + Ce...Apple 9.7-inch iPad (6th Gen) Wi-Fi + Cellular 128GB
walmart logo
$429.00

Asus RT-AC68U

ProductStorePrice
Asus RT-AC68U 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
$99.99
Asus RT-AC68U 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
$153.95
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonASUS RT-AC68U AiMesh (2 pack) AC1900 Who...ASUS RT-AC68U AiMesh (2 pack) AC1900 Whole Home Dual-band AiMesh Mesh Wifi System, AiProtection Lifetime Security by Trend Micro, Adaptive QoS, Parental Control
Amazon logo
$252.53
Asus RT-AC68U 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-AC68U AmazonNETGEAR Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router (R67...NETGEAR Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router (R6700) - AC1750 Wireless Speed (up to 1750 Mbps) | Up to 1500 sq ft Coverage & 25 Devices | 4 x 1G Ethernet and 1 x 3.0 USB ports | Armor Security
Amazon logo
$62.20
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonASUS Dual-Band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit R...ASUS Dual-Band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router AiMesh (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$86.99
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonASUS RT-AC1900 Dual Band WiFi Router (Re...ASUS RT-AC1900 Dual Band WiFi Router (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$86.99
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonTP-Link AC1750 Smart WiFi Router - Dual ...TP-Link AC1750 Smart WiFi Router - Dual Band Gigabit Wireless Internet Router for Home, Works with Alexa, VPN Server, Parental Control&QoS(Archer A7)
Amazon logo
$57.99
Asus RT-AC68U 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 (RT-AC86U) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$138.00
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonASUS RT-AC1900P Router Dual-Band WiFi Ro...ASUS RT-AC1900P Router Dual-Band WiFi Router (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$87.99
Asus RT-AC68U walmartASUS Dual-Band 3 x 3 AC1750 Wi-Fi 4-Port...ASUS Dual-Band 3 x 3 AC1750 Wi-Fi 4-Port Gigabit Router (RT-AC66U_B1)
walmart logo
$79.99

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

640g

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.thickness
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

15mm

98mm

160mm

5.height
?

Best

Zyxel NBG2105

16mm

168mm

83.3mm

6.width
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

21mm

98mm

220mm

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-AC68U
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

1300MB/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-AC68U
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-AC68U
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-AC68U

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-AC68U
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-AC68U
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-AC68U
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-AC68U
5.Has MAC address filtering
?

This is a security feature in which network access is granted to devices based on their unique MAC address. It can provide increased security, but it can be a risk if the user loses the device.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC68U
6.Has DoS protection
?

DoS protection guards a content network against DoS (Denial of Service) attacks. These flood a network with server requests, slowing overall traffic and potentially causing long term interruptions.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Asus RT-AC68U

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-AC68U
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-AC68U
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-AC68U
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-AC68U
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-AC68U

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
$47.59
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 AmazonPanda Wireless Express Router with Airpl...Panda Wireless Express Router with Airplay Support
Amazon logo
$26.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation walmartApple 9.7-inch iPad (6th Gen) Wi-Fi + Ce...Apple 9.7-inch iPad (6th Gen) Wi-Fi + Cellular 128GB
walmart logo
$429.00

Asus RT-AC68U

ProductStorePrice
Asus RT-AC68U 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
$99.99
Asus RT-AC68U 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
$153.95
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonASUS RT-AC68U AiMesh (2 pack) AC1900 Who...ASUS RT-AC68U AiMesh (2 pack) AC1900 Whole Home Dual-band AiMesh Mesh Wifi System, AiProtection Lifetime Security by Trend Micro, Adaptive QoS, Parental Control
Amazon logo
$252.53
Asus RT-AC68U 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-AC68U AmazonNETGEAR Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router (R67...NETGEAR Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router (R6700) - AC1750 Wireless Speed (up to 1750 Mbps) | Up to 1500 sq ft Coverage & 25 Devices | 4 x 1G Ethernet and 1 x 3.0 USB ports | Armor Security
Amazon logo
$62.20
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonASUS Dual-Band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit R...ASUS Dual-Band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router AiMesh (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$86.99
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonASUS RT-AC1900 Dual Band WiFi Router (Re...ASUS RT-AC1900 Dual Band WiFi Router (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$86.99
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonTP-Link AC1750 Smart WiFi Router - Dual ...TP-Link AC1750 Smart WiFi Router - Dual Band Gigabit Wireless Internet Router for Home, Works with Alexa, VPN Server, Parental Control&QoS(Archer A7)
Amazon logo
$57.99
Asus RT-AC68U 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 (RT-AC86U) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$138.00
Asus RT-AC68U AmazonASUS RT-AC1900P Router Dual-Band WiFi Ro...ASUS RT-AC1900P Router Dual-Band WiFi Router (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$87.99
Asus RT-AC68U walmartASUS Dual-Band 3 x 3 AC1750 Wi-Fi 4-Port...ASUS Dual-Band 3 x 3 AC1750 Wi-Fi 4-Port Gigabit Router (RT-AC66U_B1)
walmart logo
$79.99

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