The Overplay Asus RT-AC56U DD-WRT FlashRouter is the new and improved version of the Asus RT-N56U - its highly popular predecessor. In fact, the AC56U takes that popular design and ramps up the features for next gen wireless capabilities with the addition of 802.11ac.
The AC56U features a supercharged 800 MHz Broadcom processor; one of the best Asus router processors with DD-WRT support. Processing is the key to high performance routing, and this one has room to burn and grow as streaming video demands become increasingly more intensive.
Recommended For: 5-7 users looking for high quality video streaming on 4-6 connected devices. Ideal for wired connections in small-to-mid-sized homes and home offices.
VPN Setup Benefits of a FlashRouter
Looking to use your Overplay OpenVPN account on all of your devices (Roku 3, iPad, WD TV Live) with one set-up? You've got it. Adding DD-WRT also allows for VPN service integration with PPTP for just about any provider as well as OpenVPN for select providers.
|Wireless Frequency Band(s)||Dual Band (2.4/ 5 GHz)|
|Wireless Data Rates||AC1200 (300+900 Mbps)|
|Wireless Standards||IEEE 802.11 a/c b/g/n|
|Ethernet Port Type||Gigabit (10/100/1000Mbps)|
|Ethernet Ports||4 LAN 1 WAN|
|Number of Antennas||4|
|Wireless Security||WPA Personal, WPA Enterprise, WPA2 Personal, WPA2 Enterprise, WPA2 Personal Mixed, WPA2 Enterprise Mixed, RADIUS, WEP|
|Processor Speed||800 MHz|
|Flash Memory (MB)||128|
|Power Adapter||110v-240v ~50-60Hz|
|Volt Input||19V 1.75A|
|Package Contents||A/C Power Supply, Customized Setup Guide, Ethernet Cable, Router Stand|
|Warranty||90 Day Limited Warranty|
|Choose VPN Service||Overplay|