WL-500g

    WL-500g

    The Most Smart WLAN Router in the world

    ASUS proudly announce the smartest WLAN Router in the world, WL-500g. It provides fast 54 Mbps date rate and all WLAN Router function, including DHCP server, IP sharing, Firewall, VPN pass through, esc. To ensure WLAN security, it also provides strong WPA and unique WLAN firewall, to protect the data from WLAN.
    The Smartest Wireless Router in the world

    ASUS proudly announce the smartest WLAN Router in the world, WL-500b/g/g Deluxe. It provides all WLAN Router function, including DHCP server, IP sharing, SPI/NAT Firewall, VPN pass through, etc . To ensure WLAN security, it also provides strong WPA and unique WLAN firewall, to protect the data from WLAN. This smart and revolutionary solution also incorporated convenient plug-and-share functions through the USB interface. It also provides powerful WDS function, easily let user to setup WLAN environment in home, SOHO and office.

    Not only a simple router to share Internet, the unique Plug-n-Share functions allow users to set up FTP server, webcam server and printer server. You don't need your computer to run all day long any more.

    More fun, richer in functionality, only plug and share with all your friends all over the world. Just in ASUS WL-500b/g/g Deluxe .
    *For complete printer support list, please click here.

    Download Asus Plug-n'-Share USB Speaker Compatibility list
    Bandwidth Management and WMM support
    Make your transmission much more Efficient!
    When numerous computers are connected to the wireless LAN simultaneously, it is typical for data transmission to slow down. This bothersome experience is especially annoying when users are transferring video and audio files. The WL-500g now offers two innovative functions that maintain the transmission rate for selected applications even when data traffic is heavy.

    Bandwidth Management

    This function allows easy management of the selected application (port) or IP address in the network to prioritize Internet traffic and optimize network resources. With this feature, the Internet transmission will not slow down even when someone in the home network is carrying out P2P download.

    WMM
    This special feature controls bandwidth between the head-end (Access Point) and the client-end (computer), and users the option to decide if this feature should be enabled. Applications are sorted into four categories to which the amount of bandwidth is allocated accordingly. Users can now choose to prioritize programs and applications to ensure smooth operation as well as effective usage of resources.

    USB Plug-‘n'-share speaker* - Broadcast audio files wirelessly
    Via the USB port, users can transmit audio from computers to speakers wirelessly. No software configuration is needed; all you have to do is install Asus speaker plug-in on your Window Media Player, music will be automatically transmitted to your speakers. Just several clicks, you can always share media files stored in your PC. Moreover, all the music playing is done on Window Media Player without any other software configurations. It's just so easy to listen to music by your high-quality speakers!


    WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access) – Enjoy government-level security protection
    Armed with WPA2, which is based on the IEEE 802.11i standard, the WL-500g ensures all data is private and access to the network is restricted to authorized users only. WPA2 provides more advanced encryption mechanism compared with WPA through the government and corporate grade security protection system, AES. Just download the new firmware from the ASUS website and enjoy this security upgrade.