Asus DSL-N55U
Asus DSL-N55U
Top 41%162 points
Top 41%
Top specs and features

Asus DSL-N55U: 30 facts and highlights

1. WiFi speed

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.
600MB/s
Asus GX1008B V5: 2000MB/s

2. Has 802.11n WiFi 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.
Asus DSL-N55U
79% have it

3. external antennas

More antennas result in increased signal strength. External antennas can be repositioned in order to improve the signal, and replaced with a longer antenna if needed.
3
ASUS RT-AC68U: 3

4. Has a built-in network firewall

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.
Asus DSL-N55U
96% have it

5. 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.
Asus DSL-N55U
27% have it

6. Has dual band technology

Dual band devices can transmit data quickly on the newest 5GHz band, using recent standards (eg. 802.11n, 802.11ac) They can also use the older 2.4GHz band if needed.
Asus DSL-N55U
40% have it

7. 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IPv6 is a newer version of the Internet Protocol.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.
Asus DSL-N55U
50% have it

8. Has QoS

With (QoS) Quality of Service, you can optimise performance by deciding which traffic to prioritise when a bottleneck occurs. You can decide which traffic is important based on things like IP address and type of Internet service.
Asus DSL-N55U
87% have it

9. Has a URL filter

URL filters are particularly useful if you want to allow different web access depending on the time of day, for instance allowing employees to use personal email outside of working hours.
Asus DSL-N55U
55% have it

10. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
2
Trendnet TEW-714TRU: 2

11. Has Network Address Translation (NAT)

With NAT you can use one IP address, e.g. that of the router, for a network of devices. It can increase security and make it easier to make changes to your internal network.
Asus DSL-N55U
86% have it

12. Has parental control

Parental Control is a router-based Web filtering solution that will allow you to block any internet content you wish to keep from your computer.
Asus DSL-N55U
67% have it

13. height

35.5mm
Edimax 3G-6218n: 16mm

14. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
30W
Belkin N150: 1W

15. Has PPTP Passthrough

You can enable PPTP (Point-to-point tunneling protocol) Passthrough. This allows VPN connections using PPTP to pass through the router with ease. This method is less secure than L2TP passthrough.
Asus DSL-N55U
84% have it

16. internal storage

0MB
Apple Airport Time Capsule: 2000GB

17. Has IPsec Passthrough

You can enable IPsec Passthrough, to allow IPsec (IP Security Protocol) encrypted/authenticated data to pass through your router, enabling increased security.
Asus DSL-N55U
76% have it

18. Has removable antennas

The antennas can be removed if they are not needed, or replaced with longer ones if necessary.
Asus DSL-N55U
14% have it

19. 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.
Asus DSL-N55U
84% have it

20. thickness

148.8mm
Asus WL-330N: 12mm

21. 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.
Asus DSL-N55U
87% have it

22. 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.
Asus DSL-N55U
90% have it

23. Has L2TP Passthrough

You can enable L2TP Passthrough. L2TP (Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol) is a VPN (Virtual Private Network) protocol for carrying data from one device to another securely over the Internet.
Asus DSL-N55U
79% have it

24. 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.
1
CradlePoint CBA750B: 2

25. weight

400g
Asus WL-330NUL: 17.5g

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