Asus RT-AC66UZyxel NBG4604
Top 1%275 points
Top 1%
Top 53%129 points
Top 53%
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Asus RT-AC66U vs Zyxel NBG4604: 35 facts in comparison

1. 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 RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
79% have it

2. WiFi speed

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.
1750MB/s
Asus GX1008B V5: 2000MB/s
300MB/s

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
2

4. 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 RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
40% have it

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-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
37% have it

6. 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.
Asus RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
34% have it

7. Has a built-in network firewall

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.
Asus RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
96% have it

8. 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-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
27% have it

9. 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 RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
87% have it

10. 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IPv6 is a newer version of the Internet Protocol.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 RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
50% have it

11. Has a Network Services Filter

A Network Services Filter blocks the LAN - WAN packet exchanges and can prevent devices from using specific networks.
Asus RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
11% have it

12. 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).
Asus RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
40% have it

13. Has a static IP address

Static IP addresses remain consistent on each connection. This means the IP address can be used to allow remote access/configuration. Most home devices have a dynamic IP address, whereas larger companies usually use a static IP address.
Asus RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
74% have it

14. 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 RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
55% have it

16. 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.
Asus RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
55% have it

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 RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
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 RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
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 RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
84% have it

20. LAN ports

With more LAN ports you are able to connect more computers to the network directly using LAN cables.
4
Asus GX1008B V4: 8
4

21. thickness

33.8mm thinner.
148.8mm
Asus WL-330N: 12mm
115mm

22. 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 RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
79% have it

23. Has PPTP server

Allows you to connect securely from a remote location (such as your home) to a LAN (Local Area Network) located in another location such as your office, using PPTP (Point-to-point tunneling protocol).
Asus RT-AC66U
Zyxel NBG4604
10% 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
1

25. width

45mm narrower.
207mm
Asus WL-330NUL: 21mm
162mm

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