It is therefore predestined for streaming with resolutions of up to 4K Ultra HD as well as smooth and stable online gaming on PC or console. The ASUS AiRadar's enhanced transmit power of the router is strong enough to provide medium-sized single-family homes with full Internet connectivity.
The dual-band capability covers both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequency operation at speeds of up to 600 Mbps and 1,625 Mbps respectively, while the 2.4 GHz frequency band is ideal for daily tasks such as Internet browsing and file downloading, and the 5GHz frequency band is intended for streaming multimedia content and other bandwidth-intensive applications. A high-performance 1 GHz processor offers high performance as the data center of the router with 512 MB RAM.
The DSL-AC68VG has advanced VoIP features that allow the use of the router as a complete Internet telephony system for the home. Up to 10 SIP-compatible VoIP accounts can be registered. Up to five DECT cordless phones can be connected to the integrated DECT base station and the two standard RJ11 ports can be connected to analog phones or fax machines. The DSL-AC68VG can handle up to 5 voice calls simultaneously and also has an integrated answering machine with solid-state memory.
Thanks to the user-friendly ASUSWRT interface, the installation and setup of the modem router is a breeze. The modem router's web-based dashboard interface can be set up in just three easy steps using a smartphone, tablet or PC. Network beginners are particularly pleased with the ease of use. Network professionals also get their money's worth with features such as the download master, IPv6 support, the option for multiple SSIDs, and secure VPN access.
The AC87VG can also be used without problems as a media and device center. There is also a USB 3.0 interface that allows convenient connection of printers, scanners, hard drives or other USB-enabled devices. The ASUS router also makes it easy to set up a VPN server to surf the Internet or access data, no matter where. PPTP encryption also enables secure and reliable transmission of data.
- Dimensions without cover: 289 x 49 x 167 mm (W x D x H)
- Weight: approx. 984.5 g
- Color: Black
- Network standard: IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
- Wireless data rate:
- 802.11n: up to 600 Mbps
- 802.11ac: up to 1,625 Mbps
- Frequency range: 2.4 GHz & 5 GHz
- xDSL data rate:
- VDSL2 Profile 35b: Up to 100 Mbps upstream, up to 300 Mbps downstream
- VDSL2 Profile 30a: up to 100 Mbps upstream, up to 200 Mbps downstream
- Specification: Annex B / J
- Encryption: 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise, WPA2-Enterprise, WPS support
- Antennas: 4x external
- LED display: 1x Power, 1x Internet, 1x xDSL, 1x LAN, 2x WLAN, 1x DECT, 2x FON
- Button: WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Button, WLAN on / off Button, DECT Button
- 3x RJ45 LAN port
- 1x RJ45 WAN port
- 2x RJ11 Fon-Port (2x TAE adapter included)
- 1x RJ45 xDSL port
- 1x USB 3.0