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Asus RT-AC56U review: specs and price

Asus RT-AC56U
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Asus RT-AC56U

Why is Asus RT-AC56U better than the average?

  • Wi-Fi speed
    ?

    1167MB/svs560.54MB/s
  • LAN ports
    ?

    4vs3.98
  • USB ports
    ?

    2vs0.87
  • Thickness
    66mmvs137.86mm

Price comparison

Asus RT-AC56U

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Asus RT-AC56U 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
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$92.12
Asus RT-AC56U 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)
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$133.30
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonAsus Rt-ac66u B1 Ieee 802.11ac Ethernet ...Asus Rt-ac66u B1 Ieee 802.11ac Ethernet Wireless Router RT-AC1750 B1 (Renewed)
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$69.99
Asus RT-AC56U 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)
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$63.98
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonASUS RTAC56U Wireless AC1200 Gigabit Rou...ASUS RTAC56U Wireless AC1200 Gigabit Router
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$249.99
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonAsus RT-AX92U AX6100 Tri-Band Wi-Fi 6 Me...Asus RT-AX92U AX6100 Tri-Band Wi-Fi 6 Mesh Router with 802.11Ax, Lifetime Aiprotection Security by Trend Micro, Aimesh Compatible, Adaptive Qos & Parental Control
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$228.39
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonASUS Asus dualband ac1750 b1 WiFi 4port ...ASUS Asus dualband ac1750 b1 WiFi 4port gigabit Router rt-ac66ucertified , 3.4 Ounce (Renewed)
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$69.99
Asus RT-AC56U 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)
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$171.48
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonASUS RT-AC1900 Dual Band WiFi Router (Re...ASUS RT-AC1900 Dual Band WiFi Router (Renewed)
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$86.99
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonASUS AC3200 Tri-Band Gigabit WiFi Router...ASUS AC3200 Tri-Band Gigabit WiFi Router, AiProtection Lifetime Security by Trend Micro, Adaptive QoS, Parental Control (RT-AC3200)
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$189.99

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

4

2.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

3.weight
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

17.5g

406g

4.USB ports
?

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

Best

Buffalo AirStation Extreme AC1750

2

2

5.thickness
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

15mm

66mm

6.width
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

21mm

205mm

Performance

1.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

1167MB/s

2.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.

Asus RT-AC56U
3.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
?

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

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4.internal storage
?

Best

Apple Airport Time Capsule

2000GB

0MB

Antennas

1.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.

Best

Asus RT-AC68U

3

0

Security

1.Has a built-in network firewall
?

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.

Asus RT-AC56U
2.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 RT-AC56U
3.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 RT-AC56U
4.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.

Asus RT-AC56U
5.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.

Asus RT-AC56U
6.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.

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Features

1.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

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2.Has dynamic routing
?

Dynamic routing is useful if you need to configure several routers, as they can automatically find network destinations and best routes, as well as sharing information between routers. They can reroute automatically if there is a fault somewhere.

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3.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.

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4.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).

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Price comparison

Asus RT-AC56U

ProductStorePrice
Asus RT-AC56U 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
$92.12
Asus RT-AC56U 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)
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$133.30
Asus RT-AC56U 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-AC56U 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
$63.98
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonASUS RTAC56U Wireless AC1200 Gigabit Rou...ASUS RTAC56U Wireless AC1200 Gigabit Router
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$249.99
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonAsus RT-AX92U AX6100 Tri-Band Wi-Fi 6 Me...Asus RT-AX92U AX6100 Tri-Band Wi-Fi 6 Mesh Router with 802.11Ax, Lifetime Aiprotection Security by Trend Micro, Aimesh Compatible, Adaptive Qos & Parental Control
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$228.39
Asus RT-AC56U 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-AC56U 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)
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$171.48
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonASUS RT-AC1900 Dual Band WiFi Router (Re...ASUS RT-AC1900 Dual Band WiFi Router (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$86.99
Asus RT-AC56U AmazonASUS AC3200 Tri-Band Gigabit WiFi Router...ASUS AC3200 Tri-Band Gigabit WiFi Router, AiProtection Lifetime Security by Trend Micro, Adaptive QoS, Parental Control (RT-AC3200)
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$189.99

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