Asus RP-AC56 IEEE 802.11ac 1.17 Gbit/s Wireless Access Point Item # 913899
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The RP-AC56 wireless repeater has two powerful external MIMO antennas that help to eliminate signal dead zones and improve the coverage of any existing wireless router. It works as a repeater, which means it can extend wireless networking to every corner of the home - even to those difficult, hard-to-reach spots. With blindingly-fast 802.11ac speeds up to 1167 Mbps, it's ideal for extending your existing 802.11ac Wi-Fi network. This ensures reliable high-speed Internet coverage everywhere for devices such as notebooks, tablets, smartphones, game consoles and smart TVs.Powered by the 802.11ac chipset, RP-AC56 delivers ultra-fast wireless-AC speeds up to 867 Mbps on the 5GHz band - that's 3 times faster than standard wireless-N! This high-performance wireless lets you enjoy ultra-smooth online gaming, snappier web surfing and other bandwidth-hungry tasks without a wired connection.
|form factor||Wall Mountable|
|Frequency Band||2.40 GHz; 5 GHz|
|manufacturer||ASUS Computer International|
|Number of External Antennas||2|
|Number of Internal Antennas||4|
|package contents||Wireless-AC1200 Dual-Band AP/Repeater/Media Bridge; Quick Start Guide; Warranty Card|
|ports||1 10/100/1000 Ethernet (RJ-45)|
|Total Number of Antennas||6|
|Wireless LAN Standard||IEEE 802.11ac|
|Wireless Transmission Speed||1.17 Gbit/s|
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From the Manufacturer|
Just Say No to Wi-Fi Dead ZonesWith a combined data rate of 1167 Mbps, dual-band capability and two high-power external antennas, the RP-AC56 breathes new life into your existing network, bringing coverage to the far reaches of your home. A variety of operating modes allows the RP-AC56 to continue to be useful, even if you decide to upgrade your router.
Make Your Wi-Fi Go FartherUtilizing powerful external MIMO antennas, the RP-AC56 enables dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi in hard-to-reach places in your home, even if your original router is only single band.
Fits in Nearly Any OutletWith a rotating plug, the RP-AC56 can be oriented upward for both vertical and horiztonal outlets, ensuring optimal performance.
Optimize the Placement of Your RP-AC56A repeater can only work if there is a signal to repeat. The RP-AC56 utilizes a 3-color indicator to help you chose the optimal location to plug in.
Setup in as Little as One PressDesigned to be intuitive as well as advanced, the RP-AC56 can be setup through a simple press of the WPS button. Advanced users can connect utilize the web-based setup either wirelessly or through the onboard ethernet port.
Maximize Your Signal Strength On-the-GoRoaming Assist on the RP-AC56 enables devices to automatically switch between the router and the repeater as you move throughout the home, removing the inconvenience of having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
More Than a One Trick PonyWi-Fi needs change over time, which is why the RP-AC56 was designed to fill a variety of needs. In addition to repeater mode, the RP-AC56 can be configured as an Access Point or Media Bridge to deliver maximum flexibility.
Easily Stream Your MusicBeyond its range extender capabilities, the RP-AC56 lets you connect your speakers and audio playback devices to its built-in 3.5mm audio jack and wirelessly stream your music from an Apple AirPlay device, Android app or Windows PC.
What's Inside the Box
- Quick start guide
- Warranty card
|Operating Modes||Range extender/repeater, Access point, Media bridge|
|Supported Protocols||802.11 ac / n / g / a / b|
|Operating Frequency||2.4 GHz and 5 GHz concurrent|
|Data Rate||1156 Mbps combined|
|Encryption||WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise , WPA2-Enterprise , WPS support|
1x Gigabit Ethernet
|Dimensions||3.1" x 3.1" x 1.2"|
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