ASUS RT-AX82U - AX5400 Dual Band WiFi 6 Gaming Router

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  • Playstation 5 (PS5) Compatible
  • Mobile Game Mode
  • Lifetime Free Internet Security
  • Mesh WiFi support

Product Description

ASUS RT-AX82U - AX5400 Dual Band WiFi 6 Gaming Router

Enjoy fast,smooth Wi-Fi gaming connections with the ASUS RT-AX82U dual-band Wi-Fi 6 router. It delivers ultra-fast Wi-Fi speeds up to 5400 Mbps and is packed with advanced technology,including Mobile Game Mode for a lag-free,low-latency mobile gaming experience.
  • Ultra-powerful Wi-Fi 6
  • RT-AX82U brings you all the benefits of Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) and works perfectly with all your existing Wi-Fi devices!
  • Choose your lighting vibe
  • ASUS RT-AX82U features ASUS Aura RGB lighting effects that include multi-color modes with hundreds of colors. You can choose from a variety of lighting effects and customize lighting to align with specific modes.
  • Gaming without limits
  • The dedicated gaming port on RT-AX82U automatically prioritizes any wired device connected to it. No complex configuration is needed,just connect your gaming PC or console to the special LAN port to give you a fast,stable connection that's always at the head of the queue.
  • Remove network bottlenecks
  • Adaptive QoS (Quality of Service) lets you keep your network running smoothly by prioritizing network traffic. You can prioritize applications such as streaming video or web surfing,as well as gaming. It's the perfect ally for delivering low-latency Wi-Fi anywhere in your home.
  • Commercial-grade security for your home
  • Home network security is crucial when you have multiple connected devices and even more so when there are devices without anti-virus capabilities such as IoT devices. RT-AX82U includes AiProtection Pro,including the WPA3 security protocol and advanced Parental Controls. Every device is protected with RT-AX82U,and you can keep an eye on everything that's happening on your network via the handy mobile app.
  • Enjoy ultra-fast speeds up to 5400 Mbps with the Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) and 160MHz channels
  • Mobile Game Mode - minimize lag and latency for mobile gaming with just a tap on the ASUS Router app
  • Features ASUS Aura RGB lighting effects that you can choose from a variety of lighting effects and customize lighting to align with specific modes
  • ASUS AiMesh support - create a flexible, seamless whole-home mesh network with AiMesh-compatible routers
  • Playstation 5 (PS5) Compatible
  • Commercial-grade home network security - ASUS AiProtection Pro, powered by Trend Micro, with WPA3 and advanced Parental Controls to protect your home

Technical Specification

ASUS RT-AX82U - AX5400 Dual Band WiFi 6 Gaming Router


Wi-Fi AC Rating AX5400
Data Link Protocol Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
Device Type Wireless router - 4-port switch (integrated)
Enclosure Type Desktop
Connectivity Technology Wireless, wired
Frequency Band 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
Capacity Guest networks: 6
Network / Transport Protocol PPTP, L2TP, NTP, IPSec, PPPoE, DHCP, DDNS
Routing Protocol IGMPv2, IGMP, IGMPv3
Encryption Algorithm MPPE, WPA-Enterprise, WPA2-Enterprise, WPA3-Personal, WPA2-Personal, WPA-Personal
Wi-Fi Rating AX5400
Features Firewall protection, VPN support, Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI), DoS attack prevention, print server, IPv6 support, URL filtering, parental control, Access Point operational mode, event log, dual WAN connection, Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), IPSec passthrough, static IP mode, DNS proxy, port forwarding, ASUS AiDisk, wireless bridge mode, reset button, IPv4 support, port triggering, 3G/4G USB Dongle Support, VPN Server, ASUS AiCloud, PPTP passthrough, L2TP passthrough, MU-MIMO technology, port filtering, Roaming Assist technology, beamforming technology, Adaptive QoS, Link Aggregation, VPN client, ASUS Router App, LED on/off button, DMZ support, Traffic Analyser, Wireless Mesh support, ASUS AiMesh, ASUS AiProtection Pro, L2TP client, PPTP client, IPSec server, PPTP server, OpenVPN client, Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiple Access (OFDMA), OpenVPN server, IPTV support, NVIDIA-certified GeForce Now, Gaming Port, NAT passthrough, Mobile Game Mode
Compliant Standards IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.3ad (LACP), IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, UPnP, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11ax
Processor 1 x 1.5 GHz
RAM 512 MB
Flash Memory 256 MB
Status Indicators Power, WAN, Wi-Fi

Software / System Requirements

OS Required Apple MacOS X 10.6, Apple MacOS X Lion 10.7, Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Microsoft Windows 7 / 8 / 10

Line Properties

Line Coding Format 1024 QAM, OFDMA

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces WAN: 1 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 ¦ LAN: 4 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 ¦ USB 3.2 Gen 1: 1 x


Aerial External
Antenna Qty 4


Power Device External power adapter
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)


Cables Included 1 x network cable

Dimensions & Weight

Width 27.55 cm
Depth 18.44 cm
Height 16.5 cm
Weight 740 g

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - 2 years

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