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08-01-2014, 11:26
Asus RT-AC87U DualBand AC2300 Wireless Gigabit Router

Quantenna Powers World’s Fastest 802.11ac Dual-Band Wave 2 ASUS RT-AC87U Router

Industry’s fastest 4x4 MU-MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology from Quantenna to deliver
unsurpassed performance in the newest high-end wireless home router from ASUS
Las Vegas, NV(1/5/2014) -

Quantenna Communications, Inc., a leader in ultra-reliable Wi-Fi networking for whole-home entertainment,
and ASUS today at CES announced that Quantenna’s award-winning QSR1000 4x4 Multi-User Multiple Input
Multiple Output (MU-MIMO) chipset will power the ASUS RT-AC87U, the world’s fastest 802.11ac home router.

The RT-AC87U employs Quantenna’s 4x4 MU-MIMO chipset to deliver an unparalleled data throughput speed
for the 5 GHz band (1.7 Gbps). Additionally, Quantenna;s superior digital beamforming will ensure whole home
coverage when streaming rich multimedia, giving consumers the best Wi-Fi experience available. As the only
wave 2, 802.11ac router in the market, Quantenna’s QSR1000 solution makes the RT-AC87U the only home router
that can handle the future connected home bandwidth requirements, future proofing the consumer’s investment.

Home Networking

ASUS RT-AC87U dual band wireless router

The dual-band RT-AC87U is a 4 x 4 wireless-AC router with a web-based user interface provides quick and easy set-up, as well
as management of parameters like guest networks, parental controls, and traffic monitoring. Excusive ASUS AiRadar improves
Wi-Fi performance through 802.11ac beamforming technology, high power amplification and exclusive ASUS RF fine-tuning.


ASUS DSL-AC68U dual band wireless modem router

The dual-band DSL-AC68U wireless router provides connection speeds of up to 600Mbps on the 2.4GHz N-band and 1.3Gbps
on 5GHz AC-band, with both bands capable of operating independent of one another. A web-based user interface provides
quick and easy set-up, as well as management of parameters like guest networks, parental controls, and traffic monitoring.


Excusive ASUS AiRadar improves Wi-Fi performance through 802.11ac beamforming technology, high power amplification and
ASUS RF fine-tuning. The DSL-AC68U also features two CPUs, with VDSL/ADSL and Wi-Fi each getting a dedicated processor.

Wave 2, AC2300
4x4 MU-MIMO 802.11ac
IEEE 802.11n: 2.4 GHz (40MHz) 4T4R 600 Mbps
IEEE 802.11ac: 5 GHz (80MHz) 4T4R 1700 Mbps




Availability: Announced
Type: wireless router

Industry Canada ID: 3568A-RTAC87U

Power: 19 VDC, 1.75 A

CPU1: 'Broadcom BCM4709' (1000 MHz)
FLA1: 128 MB
RAM1: 256 MB

Expansion IF types: USB 2.0, USB 3.0
USB ports: 2

WI1 chip1: 'Quantenna QSR1000'
WI1 802dot11 protocols: an+ac
WI1 MIMO config: 4x4:4
WI1 antenna connector: none
WI2 802dot11 protocols: bgn
WI2 MIMO config: 4x4:4
WI2 antenna connector: none

ETH chip1: Broadcom BCM4709
Switch: Broadcom BCM4709
LAN speed: 10/100/1000
LAN ports: 4
WAN ports: 1

Flags: AiCloud support

10-01-2014, 00:25
Asus RT-AC87U - The Ultimate Router 4x4 MU-MIMO – CES 2014


http://forums.smallnetbuilder.com/showthread.php?t=14565 :rolleyes:


Asus RT-AC87U - The Ultimate Router 4x4 MU-MIMO – CES 2014

For those of you out there interested in the fastest wireless router ASUS’ division is going to have you covered.
Currently the go to router for ultra fast 802.11AC performance is the RT-AC68U. The RT-AC68U is a 3x3 router
that offers real-wold throughput that is significantly faster than 10/100 wired ethernet while offering truly impressive
concurrent performance and extensive range. For those of you that have been waiting for the throughput increase
and latency reduction to be enough for great gaming, streaming and wireless backups or transfers the wait is over.
Enter in the router to rule them all and take on the mantle of the best wireless router on the market.


The RT-AC87U is still under design and development but we are already aware of some of the new features of this
new router. It features a next generation wave 2 802.11AC chipset. The AC87U is powered by Quantenna’s latest
and highest performing 4x4 MU-MIMO chipset. in addition to being the first 4x4 802.11AC chipset it also supports
advanced beam forming to further improve on range and connectivity with beam forming supported wireless
adapters. While the hardware is important the firmware is equally important.


The RT-AC87U will continue the trend of featuring tuned firmware and optimized radio design that will allow the
RT-AC87U to be the best WI-FI – wireless router ASUS has ever released. Users looking for robust concurrent
connectivity whether it be WAN, LAN, WI-FI or USB or all them will realize the value in the performance and
functionality afforded by the AC87U. Built from the ground up for users looking for the absolute best in range,
throughput and overall performance especially concurrent performance will find that the AC87U checks off all
the right boxes and enables a level of wireless performance that mirrors hard line connectivity. In addition users
looking for NAS type functionality will enjoy improvements in performance to USB speeds as well.


Connected enthusiasts with a multitude of WI-FI devices looking to maintain fast but stable connectivity will truly
appreciate the performance they can experience on the latest dual band and 802.11AC enabled smartphones,
tablets, laptops, HDTV’s, consoles or PC’s. Networking enthusiasts that realize the needs of extensive whole home
device connectivity can now keep all their devices connected seamlessly and easily and with confidence in
the range and throughput created by the RT-AC87U. To top it off users will have a great deal of functionality,
flexibility available via the intuitive controls offered by the ASUS WRT web based interface allowing for scheduling,
prioritization, monitoring and much more.


In addition to offering outstanding performance the AC87U will introduce extensive new improvements to the ASUS
WRT firmware. For users looking for new features and functionality from ASUS and its Ai Cloud software as well
as ASUS WRT firmware stay tuned. Considerable time and effort has and continues to be put into the improvement
and enhancement to the firmware’s functionality and feature set. Users who appreciate the application free nature
of ASUS firmware will continue to be impressed at the ability to setup, log in, control and do much more via the
simplicity of a web based interface.

Below you can check out some of the pictures of the prototype of the RT-AC87U. Stay tuned to PCDIY for more
information on ASUS line of networking products.
http://pcdiy.asus.com/2014/01/rt-ac87u-the-ultimate-router-4x4-mu-mimo-ces-2014/ ;)