Since this product is advertised on Asus, this model is currently being manufactured.


Wireless Performance Explained

Advertised Speed of 5Ghz band

Theoretical 802.11ac speed on 5Ghz band (using 80Mhz channel, 256-QAM, 400 ns GI):

  • 2 spatial streams x 433.3 mbps/stream = 866.6 mbps


This is classified as a “Low-Performer” 802.11ac wifi system. If higher performance is needed, consider upgrading to a “Top-Performer”. Read: What’s the fastest 802.11ac (wifi5) wifi system possible?


  • WPA2-Personal (128-bit encryption)
  • WPA2-Enterprise (128-bit encryption)

Firmware Changelog

Does this support automatic firmware updates? To find out. If you have this model, and are running the latest firmware, contact us.

Download the latest firmware from asus.com (2018-06-14)

  • Modified the EULA for DDNS
  • Added Privacy page in Advanced settings
  • Fixed IPv6 bugs (2018-03-30)

  • Suport multi-langue(UTF-8) network name. Windows XP and Windows 7 do not support UTF-8 format SSID. These two OS may see gibberish if using multi-language SSID.
  • Fixed information disclosure vulnerability. Thanks to Haitan Xiang and Fand Wang.
  • Fixed CVE-2018-5721 Stack-base buffer overflow vulnerability
  • Fixed CVE-2018-8826 remote code code execution vulnerability. Thanks to Chris Wood.
  • Fixed CVE-2018-5999 HTTP authorization bypass and CVE-2018-6000. An independent security researcher has reported this vulnerability to Beyond Security’s SecuriTeam Secure Disclosure program
  • Fixed remote code execution vulnerability. Thanks to David Maciejak of Fortinet’s FortiGuard Labs
  • Fixed Time zone/DST issues.