Asus reviled a monsters router, The AC5300 Tri-Band Gigabit Router which looks like an eight legged robot or spaceship. The AC5300 feature eight external dual-band antennas promise to deliver “ultra-wide area coverage” and has capable of up to 1Gbps connections over 2.4GHz and up to 2.167Gbps on each of two 5GHz bands, for a total of 5.3Gbps which is insane.
AC5300 Tri-Band Gigabit Router features:
Ultra-fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi router with a combined tri-band data rate of 5334 Mbps for low latency online gaming, smooth 4K streaming and extremely fast file-sharing.
Broadcom® NitroQAMTM technology boosts two 5 GHz data rates up to 4334 Mbps and 2.4 GHz up to 1000 Mbps.
Tri-Band with multiple devices connected at the same time.
Tri-Band Smart Connect automatically selects the fastest of the three available frequency bands for each device, based on the device’s speed, signal strength and how busy each band is.
4×4 MIMO antenna design with AiRadar universal beamforming for unrivaled multi-device performance and wireless signal range up to 500 m2 (around 5400 square feet)*.
Link aggregation supports close to 2 Gbps wired transmission for more devices to enjoy faster access speed.
8X capacity Wi-Fi with revolutionary MU-MIMO technology.
AiProtection with Trend MicroTM with triple-strength total network security, plus robust parental controls and privacy protection.