ASUS Release RT-N16 Wireless-N RouterCategory: Networking
Posted: June 29, 2009 09:08PM
ASUS today announced the release of the ASUS RT-N16 wireless-N Gigabit router that offers compatibility with the 802.11n draft specifications with emphasis on speed, simplicity and security. In addition to the wireless capabilities, the unit also offers four Gigabit Ethernet ports and a pair of USB connections that allow you to connect printers and external hard drives. ASUS' emphasis on speed means the powerful CPU and 128MB of memory will allow for multiple simultaneous streams across several users. The unit also features bandwidth management capability through the EZQoS feature that ensures priority to the applications that need extra bandwidth such as gaming and VoIP. The unit also comes with an advanced graphical user interface that makes setup easy and allows users set up secure Wi-Fi networks within minutes using the latest encryption standards including WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WPA-Enterprise and WPA2-Enterprise. ASUS did not make any information on availability or pricing available.