Asus RT-AC86U Gaming Router

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Key specs

Installation ease according to customers
Very simple
Speed class
Mid-range
Number of ethernet ports
4
Frequency bands
Simultaneous dual-band
WiFi standards
Wireless AC, Wireless G, Wireless N

Pros and cons

According to our Router expert
  • Pros:
    With a speed of 2,167Mbps on the 5GHz frequency band, this access point is faster than similar access points.
  • Pros:
    This router supports MU-MIMO, which ensures a more stable wireless connection.
  • Pros:
    This router features AiMesh, which allows you to link multiple Asus Routers to create a multi-room WiFi network.
  • Con:
    To benefit from the highest speed that this router offers, all connected devices must support 5GHz.
  • Con:
    This router can't be mounted on a wall.
Product Expert routers

The Asus RT-AC86U is a router for gaming fanatics. This router prioritizes your favorite games over all other network traffic, so you can game without lag. Do you prefer to watch movies in 4K? Easily prioritize video streams with Quality of Service, preventing your images from freezing. MU-MIMO technology provides each device with its own dedicated connection to the router. Combined with its fast Dual-Core processor, it has no problem connecting a lot of devices at the same time. To create a multi-room WiFi network, link multiple routers using AiMesh. This way, you'll have a stable WiFi connection throughout your house. All your devices will be protected by the router's integrated virus scanner and firewall protection by Trend Micro.


Included by default

  • Manual
  • Network cable
  • Power adapter

Recommended combinations

  • Asus RT-AC86U Gaming Router + Network cable

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Most helpful reviews Most helpful review

  • Review score 5 out of 5 stars
    5 / 5 stars
    10/10
"Simply the best"

By G McEwan on 8 March 2019

  • Pros:
    Excellent VPN Speed
  • Pros:
    Perfect with Merlin Firmware
  • Con:
    No 10GbT port

It simply delivers.


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Asus RT-AC86U Gaming Router

Free game when you buy one of the selected Asus products

Free game when you buy one of the selected Asus products
Buy the Asus RT-AC86U Gaming Router or one of the other participating Asus products between 19 August 2019 and 30 September 2019 to receive a free game. You can choose between Wolfenstein: Youngblood, CODE VEIN, GreedFall, and F1 2019 Anniversary Edition. You can read in the promotional terms and conditions how to claim this game. Make sure to claim your game by 13 October 2019 at the latest.

Specifications

Product

Product number
794924
Manufacturer code
90IG0401-BM3000
Brand
Asus
Warranty
3 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty

Router options

Installation on location
No
Model router
Normal router, Gaming router
Installation ease according to customers
Very simple
Mounting possible
No
Speed class
Mid-range
USB port
Yes
USB version
USB 2.0, USB 3.0
Number of USB ports
2
Number of USB 2.0 connectors
1
Number of USB 3.0 connectors
1
Guest network
Yes
VPN server
Yes
VPN client
Yes
VPN passthrough
Yes
Can connect to nodes
No
Port forwarding
Yes
Parental controls
Yes
Quality of Service (QoS)
Yes
Dynamic DNS client
Yes
Beamforming
Yes
Seamless roaming
No
Can be expanded with extra stations
No
UPnP AV support
Yes
LACP Link aggregation
Yes
Zero-wait dynamic frequency selection
No
Professional use
No

Wireless properties

Integrated WiFi
Yes
WiFi standards
Wireless AC, Wireless G, Wireless N
WLAN security
WPA2, WPA2-PSK, WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA
WiFi on/off switch
No
Signal transmission
Omnidirectional
WiFi speed
AC3000
Frequency bands
Simultaneous dual-band
2.4Ghz band speed
750 Mbit/s
5Ghz band speed
2167 Mbit/s
External antennas
Yes
Number of external antennas
3
Number of WiFi antennas
3
Antenna connection type
Without connector
Firewall type
SPI Firewall, NAT Firewall
Firewall
Yes
MIMO
Yes
MU-MIMMO
Yes
Mobile data connection
None
Automatically switches to 3G/4G
Yes
SIM card slot
No

Bedrade mogelijkheden

Network connector
Yes
WAN ports
1
Number of ethernet ports
4
Ethernet speed
Gigabit Ethernet (1000Mbps)
PoE support
No
ADSL modem
No

Physical properties

Width
22,1 cm
Height
16 cm
Depth
8,4 cm
Weight
862 g
Color
Red, Black
Material
Plastic

Power supply

Power source
No
Battery level indicator
No

Storage capacity

Memory card reader
No