- Dual-band AC2900 wireless router with the latest 802.11ac MU-MIMO technology for data transfer speeds up to 2900 Mbps.
- Dual-Core processor optimizes network traffic and connectivity speeds from the USB 3.1 Gen1 and 4x Gigabit LAN ports.
- Designed for lag-free online gaming and flawless 4K UHD streaming with WTFast Game Accelerator and Adaptive QoS.
- AiProtection Powered by Trend Micro provides Built-in 24/7 protection from external attacks and threats, neutralizing them before they reach your network or connected devices.
- AiMesh Supported which Connect to other compatible ASUS routers to create a powerful and flexible whole-home Wi-Fi network.
Furiously Fast and Powerfully Equipped
ASUS RT-AC86U is the ultimate choice for gaming, with blistering 2917Mbps Wi-Fi speeds, MU-MIMO technology and powerful game-boosting features including the WTFast game accelerator and Adaptive QoS.
Powerful Hardware and Ultimate Performance
RT-AC86U has a 1.8GHz 64bit dual-core processor that brings its computational capability to the next level, enabling USB data transfers of up to 110Mbps and router download/upload speeds of up to 1600Mbps.
RT-AC86U has four Gigabit LAN ports, USB 2.0 port, and USB 3.0 (USB 3.1 Gen 1) port. Smart TV, game consoles, NAS storage devices and more can now have their own dedicated ports, making RT-AC86U your digital home hub.
Enjoy low-latency online gaming with boosted internet and home network performance. The Gamers Private Network from WTFast automatically performs route optimization, choosing the most efficient route for game packets, resulting in consistently-lower ping time and minimal packet loss.
Ultrafast Wi-Fi with NitroQAM and 5GHz Quad-Stream Technology
NitroQAM technology delivers the ultimate 5GHz quad-stream speeds of up to 2167Mbps, giving RT-AC86U a combined total speed of 2917Mbps. So everyone on your network can enjoy smooth streaming and low-latency online gaming.
RT-AC86U boosts your gaming bandwidth with Adaptive QoS, which allows you to easily prioritize gaming packets. You can even assign full dedicated bandwidth while gaming under gamer solo mode. It supports major consoles including PlayStation 3, 4 & Vita, PS4 Pro, 3DS and Xbox One.
ASUS innovative antenna design and the new Range Boost technology, both the Wi-Fi range and signal stability improve dramatically. AiRadar further focuses on Wi-Fi signals on your devices, making your Wi-Fi faster, clearer and stronger.
MU-MIMO gives every compatible device its own dedicated full-speed Wi-Fi connection so that multiple devices can connect at the same time without slowing down the network. RT-AC86U is able to connect to multiple MU-MIMO-compatible clients at each device's maximum speed simultaneously.
RT-AC86U incorporates ASUS AiProtection, a commercial-grade network security system powered by Trend Micro Smart Home Network. With AiProtection, all connected devices are protected, even if they have no antivirus capability of their own such as IoT devices.
Powerful Whole-home Wi-Fi System.
ASUS AiMesh is an innovative new router feature that creates a whole-home Wi-Fi network using multiple ASUS routers. AiMesh is powerful, flexible and gives you time-saving central control, and seamless roaming capability.
ASUS Router APP
The new ASUS Router App is built from the ground-up to be both intuitive and robust, allowing you to set up your router, manage network traffic, diagnose connection issues and even update firmware, all without needing to boot up a PC.
Easily control your network, the RT-AC86U features the enhanced, intuitive ASUSWRT user interface, which gives you easy access to both the 3-step web-based installation process and a wealth of robust advanced options.
|Dimensions||8.7 x 6.3 x 3.3 inch (WxHxD) (Without Bezel)|
|Buttons||WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Button, Wireless on/off Button, LED on/off Button|
|Network Standard||IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac, IPv4, IPv6|
|Product Segment||AC2900 ultimate AC performance: 750+2167 Mbps|
|Coverage||Very large homes|
|Antenna||External antenna x 3, Internal 3dBi antenna x 1 for Wi-Fi|
|Processor||1.8 GHz dual-core processor|
|Memory||256 MB Flash / 512 MB RAM|
|Operating Frequency||2.4 GHz / 5 GHz|
|Encryption||64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise, WPA2-Enterprise, WPS support|
|Ports||RJ45 for Gigabits BaseT for WAN x 1, RJ45 for 10/100/1000/Gigabits BaseT for LAN x 4, USB 2.0 x 1, USB 3.0 x 1|
|LED Indicator||Power x 1, LAN x 4, WAN x 1, Wi-Fi x 2, WPS x 1|
|Power Supply||AC Input : 110V~240V(50~60Hz) / DC Output : 19 V with max. 1.75 A current|
|Features||MU-MIMO, Traffic Analyzer, WTFast Gamers Private Network, Adaptive QoS, AiProtection, Parental Control, Guest Network: 2.4 GHz x 3, 5 GHz x 3, VPN server: IPSec Pass-Through, PPTP Pass-Through, L2TP Pass-Through, PPTP Server, OpenVPN Server, VPN client: PPTP client, L2TP client, OpenVPN client, Mac OS Backup, Enhanced media server (AiPlayer app compatible), AiCloud personal cloud service, 3G/4G data sharing, Printer Server, Download Master, AiDisk file server, IPTV support, Roaming Assist|
|Operation mode||Wireless router mode, Access point mode, Media bridge mode|
|OS Requirements||Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 7, Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, Linux.|
|Warranty||3 years of Brand Warranty|