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Model Name

RT-AX86U

Network Standard

IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11ac
IEEE 802.11ax
IPv4
IPv6

Product Segment

AX5700 ultimate AX performance: 861+4804Mbps

AX technology

Yes

Data Rate

802.11a : up to 54 Mbps
802.11b : up to 11 Mbps
802.11g : up to 54 Mbps
802.11n : up to 450 Mbps
802.11n (1024QAM) : up to 750 Mbps
802.11ac (1024QAM) : up to 4333 Mbps
802.11ax (2.4GHz) : up to 861 Mbps
802.11ax (5GHz) : up to 4804 Mbps

Antenna

External antenna x 3
Internal PCB antenna x 1

Transmit/Receive

2.4 GHz 3 x 3
5 GHz 4 x 4

Processor

1.8 GHz quad-core processor

Memory

256 MB Flash
1 GB DDRIII RAM

Operating Frequency

2.4 GHz / 5 GHz

Ports

RJ45 for 10/100/1000 BaseT for WAN x 1, RJ45 for 10/100/1000 BaseT for LAN x 4, RJ45 for 2.5G BaseT for WAN/LAN x 1
USB 3.2 Gen 1 x 2

Button

WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Switch, LED on/off Button

LED Indicator

Power x 1
2.4GHz x 1
5GHz x 1
2.5G Port x 1
WAN x 1
LAN x 4
WPS x 1

Power Supply

AC Input : 110V~240V(50~60Hz)
DC Output : 19 V with max. 2.37 A current / 19.5 V with max. 2.31 A current

Package content

RT-AX86U WiFi router
RJ-45 cable
Power adapter
Quick Start Guide
Warranty card

Product Weight (g)

814.5 g

AiMesh

AiMesh:Yes
Primary AiMesh router:Yes
AiMesh node:Yes

Router APP

ASUS Router APP:Yes

Game

Game Boost/acceleration:Yes
WTFast:No

Alexa

Support Alexa skill:Yes

IFTTT

Support IFTTT:No

AiProtection

AiProtection:AiProtection Pro
Router Security Assessment:Yes
Malicious site blocking:Yes
Two-Way IPS:Yes
Infected Device Prevention and Blocking;Yes

Parental Control

Parental Control:Yes
Parental Control Customized Internet schedule:Yes

Traffic Control

Adaptive QoS:Yes
Bandwidth Monitor:Yes
Bandwidth limiter:Yes
Maximum Bandwidth limiter rule:32
Traditional QoS:Yes
Maximum Traditional QoS rule:32
Traffic Monitor:Yes
Real-time traffic monitor:Yes
Wired Traffic Monitor:Yes
Wireless Traffic Monitor:Yes
Traffic Analyzer:Yes
Traffic analysis period:Daily, Weekly, Monthly
Website history:Yes

Wireless

IPv6:Yes
MU-MIMO:Yes
Wi-Fi Encryption:WPA3-Personal, WPA2-Personal, WPA-Personal, WPA-Enterprise , WPA2-Enterprise , WPS support
UTF-8 SSID:Yes
Guest Network:Yes
Maximum Guest Network rule:2.4GHz x3, 5GHz x3
WPS:Yes
Wi-Fi MAC address filter:Yes
Maximum MAC filters:64
Wireless scheduler:Yes
Airtime fairness:Yes
RADIUS Server:Yes
Universal beamforming:Yes
Explicit beamforming:Yes

WAN

Internet connection Type:PPPoE, PPTP, L2TP, Automatic IP, Static IP
Dual WAN:Yes
3G/4G LTE dongle:Yes
Android tethering:Yes
Port forwarding:Yes
Maximum port forwarding rule:64
Port triggering:Yes
Maximum port triggering rule:32
DMZ:Yes
DDNS:Yes
NAT Passthrough:PPTP Pass-Through, L2TP Pass-Through, IPSec Pass-Through, RTSP Pass-Through, H.323 Pass-Through, PPPoE relay

LAN

DHCP Server:Yes
IGMP snooping:Yes
IPTV:Yes
Manually assign IP address:Yes
Maximum manually assign IP address rule:64

VPN

VPN Client L2PT:Yes
VPN Client OVPN:Yes
VPN Client PPTP:Yes
VPN Server IPSec:Yes
VPN Server OVPN:Yes
VPN Server PPTP:Yes

USB application

File System:HFS+, NTFS, vFAT, ext2, ext3, ext4
3G/4G LTE dongle:Yes
HDD hibernation:Yes
Safely Remove disk:Yes
AiCloud:Yes
Download master:Yes
AiDisk:Yes
Media Server:Yes
Time Machine:Yes
Samba Server:Yes
FTP Server:Yes
Shared Folder privileges:Yes

Administration

Operating mode:Wireless router mode
Access point mode
Media bridge mode
Repeater mode
AiMesh node mode
Operating system:ASUSWRT
Free OS upgrade:Yes
Firewall:Yes
Maximum Firewall keyword filter:64
Maximum Firewall network service filter:32
Maximum Firewall URL filter:64
Wake on LAN (WOL):Yes
SSH:Yes
Configuration backup and restore:Yes
Diagnosis tools:Yes
Feedback system:Yes
System log:Yes
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