RT-AX56U

RT-AX56U

Model Name

RT-AX56U

Network Standard

IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11g
WiFi 4 (802.11n)
WiFi 5 (802.11ac)
WiFi 6 (802.11ax)
IPv4
IPv6

Product Segment

AX1800 ultimate AX performance : 1201 Mbps+ 574 Mbps

AX technology

Yes

Data Rate

802.11a : up to 54 Mbps
802.11b : up to 11 Mbps
802.11g : up to 54 Mbps
WiFi 4 (802.11n) : up to 433 Mbps
WiFi 5 (802.11ac) : up to 867 Mbps
WiFi 6 (802.11ax) (2.4GHz) : up to 574 Mbps
WiFi 6 (802.11ax) (5GHz) : up to 1201 Mbps

Antenna

External antenna x 2

Transmit/Receive

2.4GHz 2x2
5GHz 2x2

Processor

1.5GHz quad-core processor

Memory

256 MB Flash
512 MB RAM

Boosts speed

OFDMA (Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiple Access)
Beamforming: standard-based and universal
1024-QAM high data rate
20/40/80 MHz bandwidth

Operating Frequency

2.4G Hz / 5 GHz

Ports

RJ45 for Gigabits BaseT for WAN x 1, RJ45 for Gigabits BaseT for LAN x 4
USB 2.0 x 1
USB 3.1 Gen 1 x 1

Button

WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Switch

LED Indicator

Power x 1
2.4G x 1
5G x 1
LAN x 4
WAN x 1

Power Supply

AC Input : 110V~240V(50~60Hz)
DC Output : 12 V with max. 2 A current

Package content

RT-AX56U
RJ45 x1
Adapter x1
QSG x1
Warranty Card x1

Product Weight (g)

456 g

AiMesh

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

Router APP

ASUS Router APP : ASUS Router APP

Alexa

Support Alexa skil : Support Alexa skill

IFTTT

Support IFTTT : Support IFTTT

AiProtection

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

Parental Control

Parental Control : Parental Control
Parental Control Customized Internet schedule : Parental Control Customized Internet schedule

Traffic Control

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

Wireless

IPv6 : IPv6
Wi-Fi Encryption : Open system, WPA/WPA2/WPA3-Personal, WPA/WPA2-Enterprise
UTF-8 SSID : UTF-8 SSID
Guest Network : Guest Network
Maximum Guest Network rule : 2.4GHz x3, 5GHz x3
Guest Network Encryption : Open system, WPA/WPA2-Personal
WPS : WPS
Wi-Fi MAC address filter : WiFi MAC address filter
Maximum MAC filters : 64
Wireless scheduler : Wireless scheduler
Airtime fairness : Airtime fairness
RADIUS Server : RADIUS Server
Universal beamforming : Universal beamforming
Explicit beamforming : Explicit beamforming
IGMP snooping : IGMP snooping

WAN

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

LAN

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

VPN

VPN Client L2PT : VPN Client L2TP
VPN Client OVPN : VPN Client OVPN
VPN Client PPTP : VPN Client PPTP
VPN Server IPSec : VPN Server IPSec
VPN Server OVPN : VPN Server OVPN
VPN Server PPTP : VPN Server PPTP

USB application

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

Administration

Operating mode : Access Point, AiMesh Node, Media Bridge, Repeater, Router
Operating system : ASUSWRT
Free OS upgrade : Free OS upgrade
Firewall : Firewall
Maximum Firewall keyword filter : 64
Maximum Firewall network service filter : 32
Maximum Firewall URL filter : 64
Wake on LAN (WOL) : Wake on LAN (WOL)
SSH : SSH
Configuration backup and restore : Configuration backup and restore
Diagnosis tools : Diagnosis tools
Feedback system : Feedback system
System log : System log