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Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)

  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)
  • Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)

Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black)

8443
1000 Mbps , 2.4 GHz , router ,
  • 85
    kenyt spec score (of 100)
  • 4.2
    star rating by 23
  • #1
    brand rank in this budget

This is how this product specs compares against average specs in this price range. Green indicates that specs are on par or better than competition. Red indicates sub par specs compared to competition.

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Wireless Speed
1000 MBPS
733 - 1480 Mbps
Frequency
2.4 GHZ
5 - 5.32 GHz

This is how user sentiment of various aspects of Asus N600 RT N56U Dual-Band Wireless Gigabit Router (Black) compares with similar products. Green indicates that sentiment is as good or better than other similar products. Red indicates worse user sentiment compared to competition.

Click on aspects to read sentences which influenced the sentiment scores below.

 Review Aspect This Product Similar Products
Overall
8.6
8.7 - 9.3
Performance
10
7.8 - 8.8
Ports
1.7
8 - 8.4
Range
4.7
6.3 - 7.3
Software
8.3
7.5 - 8

These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about overall aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"Good router, perfect for use in Apartments where the 5Ghz band really shines."



"Great router The good- 24x7 torrent downloading feature - I ..."



"Excellent router with several features"



"Good Dual Band Router that's looks good enough to be kept in the your guest room"



" working for 30 simultaneous devices and no network loss yet"



" Anyways, after resetting about half a dozen times, and scouring the net for issues with this router and trying various things, it somehow worked with pretty much the same settings"



" On windows I do see that my laptop loses WiFi connection all of a sudden, disabling and reenabling usually takes care of this"



" I think the setup is not as trouble free with this "expensive" router as it should be"



" I've never had issues with cheap WiFi modem cum routers before, and was expecting a lot better experience with this one"



"First, let me just say that this is one expensive router, and I would know that; having owned this router for more than 2 years now"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about performance aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"+ Super speed and range"



" Speed is very good all over"



"Good read speeds from the connected usb storage"



"Use ports are 2.0 - I wish it had faster write speeds to the connected usb storage"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about ports aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

" The router has 2 USB ports, where you can plug in hard-disks or 3G dongles or printers and 4 LAN ports (Gigabit) with single WAN port and superb firmware, which I immediately replaced with what is called Padavan, which I recommend you do as well the moment you setup this router"



" The connected USB hard disks data and media can be directly shared to the TV's in your house via DLNA streaming, or to your computers via Windows filesharing, NFS, FTP or over the Internet accessible from your phone when you are travelling"



"Doesn't support ex-fat formatted usb storage and I can't use ntfs cuz I got Mac so using fat32 but then file size handled is limited to 4gb"



" [It also has half the RAM of the RT-N 18U and lacks a USB 3.0 port]"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about range aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

" If you are looking for this to improve the range compared to a conventional N router, look for a AC router instead"



"+ Super speed and range"



" The router has built in 5 antennas, which provide it very good coverage over my 2000 sq ft"



" This router can be kept on your guest room and will look good there as well"



" This router is also a bad idea if you want any large 5Ghz coverage, the router excels in 2.4 Ghz, 5 Ghz coverage is not very big"



"The range isn't good enough to reach most part of my house"



" The range isn't good enough to reach most part of my house"



" 5 ghz signal range Is very limited beyond a single concrete wall"



"5ghz range is limited"



" Not saying it has poor range but its not a huge jump over my previous router [Netgear DG834Gv5]"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about software aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

" Anyways, after resetting about half a dozen times, and scouring the net for issues with this router and trying various things, it somehow worked with pretty much the same settings"



" But, the best part is you can even load additional software available on Linux (yes, the router runs a mini version) using what is called Entware"



"The built in ASUS WRT software is pretty easy to use but i think i might switch over to Padavan firmware sometime later if i feel the stock firmware to be insufficient"



" Since, the time I have owned this router, which 2+ years, it has never been switched off; apart power failures or my changing configurations and occasional reboots that the router does when I upgrade or change things"



Brand Asus
Colour Black
Item Height 6 Centimeters
Item Width 14.5 Centimeters
Item Weight 331 g
Product Dimensions 17.2 x 14.5 x 6 cm
Item model number RT-N56U
RAM Size 128 MB
Wireless Type 802.11 a/b/g/n
   
Product Id ROU10839

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