ASUS ZenWiFi AC (CT8)

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Model Name

CT8 (B-1-PK)
CT8 (B-2-PK)
CT8 (W-2-PK)

Network Standard

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

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 150 Mbps
802.11n TurboQAM : up to 400 Mbps
WiFi 5 (802.11ac) : up to 433 Mbps
WiFi 5 (802.11ac) : up to 867 Mbps

Antenna

Internal antenna x 6

Transmit/Receive

2.4GHz 2x2
5 GHz-1 2 x 2
5 GHz-2 4 x 4

Memory

128 MB Flash
256 MB RAM

Operating Frequency

2.4GHz, 5 GHz-1, 5 GHz-2

Ports

RJ45 for Gigabits BaseT for WAN x 1, RJ45 for Gigabits BaseT for LAN x 3
USB 3.1 Gen 1 x 1

Button

WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Button

LED Indicator

Power x 1

Power Supply

AC Input : 110V~240V(50~60Hz)
DC Output : 19 V with max. 1.75 A current

Package content

ZenWiFi AC
RJ45 Ethernet Cable
Power Adapter
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card

Product Weight (g)

730

AiMesh

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

Router APP

ASUS Router APP : Yes

Game

Game Boost/acceleration : No
WTFast : No

Alexa

Support Alexa skill : Yes

IFTTT

Support IFTTT : Yes

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
Maximum Parental Control profile : 16
Maximum Parental Control content filter rule : 16

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
Website history : Yes

Wireless

IPv6 : Yes
MU-MIMO : Yes
Wi-Fi Encryption : WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise , WPA2-Enterprise , WPS support
UTF-8 SSID : Yes
Guest Network : Yes
Maximum Guest Network rule : 9
Guest Network Connection time limit : Yes
Guest Network Encryption : 9
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 : No
WAN Aggregation : No
3G/4G LTE dongle : Yes
Android tethering : Yes
Port forwarding : Yes
Port triggering : Yes
DMZ : Yes
DDNS : Yes
NAT Passthrough : PPTP, L2TP, IPSec, RTSP, H.323, SIP Passthrough
Let's Encrypt : Yes

LAN

DHCP Server : Yes
IGMP snooping : Yes
IPTV : Yes
LAN Link Aggregation : No
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
VPN Fusion : No

USB application

File System : FS_Tuxe
ra_HFS
+,
FS_Tuxe
ra_NTFS
,
FS_Tuxe
ra_vFAT
,
FS_ext2,
FS_ext3,
FS_ext4
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
Range extender mode
Access point mode
Media bridge mode
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

Product Dimensions with antennas (L*W*H) mm

160* 75*161.5

Gift Box Dimension (L*W*H) mm

1PK : 242*211.5*135
2PK : 425*243.5*146

Gift Box Weight (kg)

1PK : 0.728
2PK : 0.983

Carton Dimension (L*W*H) mm

1PK : 438*286*260
2PK : 438*311*260

Carton Gross Weight (kg)

1PK : 7.63
2PK : 6.82
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