Short Bytes: Asus claims its latest RT-AC5300 wireless router to be the world’s fastest WiFi router. With eight dual band antennas, it provides phenomenal speeds. Check out the article for further details.
The router looking like a creepy alien crab doesn’t score high on aesthetics, but it claims to be the best in business, thanks to its eight dual band antennas. Asus RT-AC5300 is a tri-band router.
On the 2.4 GHz band, it is capable of providing speed up to 1Gbps. It also has dual 5 Ghz band frequencies. Individually the dual frequencies can give speeds up to 2.167 Gbps and can reach to a maximum 5.3 Gbps when paired together. (The figures are all theoretical)
Linksys had also launched the very first MU-MIMO-enabled router in May this year that cold hit the speeds of 2.53 Gbps.
The Asus RT-AC5300 comes with WiFi b/g/n/ac, a gigabit WAN port, and four gigabit LAN ports on the back. You can also add printers and external storage with the USB 3.0 and a USB 2.0 port.
The Asus RT-AC5300 WiFi router will reach the markets later this year and its price has not been revealed yet.
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