The ASUS DSL-N16 ADSL/VDSL wireless modem router is stylish, truly multi-functional, and has reliable performance. It can connect to the internet using either the Ethernet or DSL WAN (Wide Area Network) ports, allowing customers to use it as a either a modem router or a standalone wireless router. Compatible with ADSL2/2+, ADSL, VDSL2, fiber and cable services.
The easy-to-use ASUSWRT graphical user interface unlocks the power of the DSL-N16 giving robust control to optimize your network for you. 30-second set-up and easy traffic management means even network newbies can enjoy its sophisticated features, while power users will love its IPv6 support, multiple wireless SSIDs and secure VPN access.
Total flexibility with DSL and Ethernet Internet connections
DSL-N16 has two ways to connect to the Internet, with a choice of DSL and software Ethernet WAN. You can use DSL-N16 as a DSL modem Wi-Fi router or a standalone Wi-Fi router according to your needs. And with the ability to switch instantly between connections if one fails (and switch back again when it’s fixed) or combine multiple connections for more bandwidth, it’s perfect for reliable, always-on internet connectivity.
Robust control and optimization with ASUSWRT
With the ASUSWRT Dashboard, setup, monitoring, and control of network applications are all found in one intuitive user interface. As well as 30-second setup, multi-device detection, and flexible settings that make the most of your network performance, ASUSWRT has been upgraded with special DSL tools that show the signal-to-noise ratio in dB, allowing you to check stability of the DSL connection. The DSL traffic monitor shows the incoming and outgoing traffic on the WAN, wired and 2.4GHz wireless networks, while DSL Feedback allows you to feedback any comments, suggestions or connection issue directly to a technical support team with DSL logs automatically included.
Do you game a lot, or spend most of your time streaming videos? Whatever your planned use is, the DSL-N16 has Quality of Service (QoS) features that let you select how much bandwidth is prioritized for virtually any task. Try it
Easy 30-second router setup
Use your smartphone, tablet, or PC to effortlessly set up your ASUS router in less than 30 seconds* and in only 3 easy steps. Simply connect the cables to the router, open a Web browser, and follow the setup wizard to get you to the internet in no time.
Step1: Open web browser.
Step2: Enter ID/Password.
* ASUS-tested and verified setup time. Actual duration may vary by ISP, specific connection type, location, and other factors.
VPN server and VPN client support for total security and privacy
DSL-N16 offers a simple VPN server and VPN client setup to access a home network or the internet privately and securely. Easily set up a VPN server with PPTP protocol support with no need for paid VPN services or a dedicated VPN server. DSL-N16 also turns your network-connected devices into VPN-enabled clients via PPTP and L2TP protocols without additional VPN software required.
Discrete and secure Wi-Fi networks via guest access
Share your internet connection with your guests in safety, with no need to share your personal password or network resources. ASUS Guest Network supports up to three separate guest networks, each with its own usage limits and password. Guests cannot access your primary network or any other connected devices.
Simple setup, powerful features with real-time traffic and connection quality monitoring
With the easy to use ASUSWRT Dashboard, you can setup, monitor and control your network from one intuitive interface.
DSL-N16 features special ADSL-related enhancements to the intuitive ASUSWRT graphical interface, inlcuding a signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) measuring tool for monitoring the stability of an ADSL connection. A traffic monitor shows the data sent and received via the WAN, wired and wireless networks, while a reporting tool lets you send feedback about connection issues directly to a technical support team, with technical log files automatically included. Try it