ASUS RT-AC68U Wireless Router - AC1900, Dual Band

Product code: 077767

Product features

  • For use with a cable or fibre optic modem
  • Perfect for connecting more than 10 devices
  • 4 Ethernet & 2 USB ports
  • AC technology for super-fast wireless
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Was £149.99 (from 24/09/15 to 22/11/15)

Product features

  • For use with a cable or fibre optic modem
  • Perfect for connecting more than 10 devices
  • 4 Ethernet & 2 USB ports
  • AC technology for super-fast wireless
Product information
Ideal for streaming high definition video, the Asus RT-AC68U Wireless Router offers high transfer speeds, allowing you to form a perfectly connected home.

Speedy WiFi

Powered by a dual-core processor, the RT-AC68U allows you to stream HD video, take part in online gaming and download files in a flash. It provides Gigabit wireless transfer speeds of up to 1900 Mbps and includes dual band technology for reliable wireless.

The 2.4 GHz band can deliver up to 600 Mbps, whilst the 5 GHz band can deliver 1300 Mbps. This means that you can take advantage of the 2.4 GHz band for simple internet tasks such as web browsing and file downloading, whilst the 5 GHz band is ideal for streaming in Full HD or online gaming. Broadcom TurboQAM technology helps to improve the router's performance, so you know you can rely on this device.

Signal range

You won't struggle to connect to your network thanks to Asus AiRadar technology. Whilst other wireless routers may have weaker signal, the RT-AC68U uses beamforming technology, high power amplification, and RF fine-tuning. Not only does this help to boost coverage throughout your home, but it also helps to keep your connection stable and speedy.

Fantastic connectivity

The RT-AC68U Wireless Router includes USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 connections which make it perfect for transferring files, attaching USB devices or setting up a shared printer. There are also five Gigabit Ethernet ports for connecting your wired devices, whether it's your Smart TV or your PC.

You'll be able to connect to your data wherever you go thanks to Asus AiCloud technology, which links to your home network. Access your home content from your iOS or Android smartphone, or through a web browser.

Download Master allows you to download files even when your PC is turned off, which means you'll always have access to everything you want.

Getting connected is easier than ever when you use the Asus RT-AC68U Wireless Router.

Technical specifications for ASUS RT-AC68U Wireless Router - AC1900, Dual Band

Type Router
Model RT-AC68U
Rating AC 1900
WiFi standards - IEEE 802.11a
- IEEE 802.11b
- IEEE 802.11g
- IEEE 802.11n
- IEEE 802.11ac
- IPv4
- IPv6
Network ports Ethernet x 4
Transfer rate 1900 Mbps
Routing protocol TCP / IP
Band Dual band: 2.4 GHz & 5 GHz
Antennas 3
Encryption types supported - 64-bit WEP
- 128-bit WEP
- WPA-Enterprise
- WPA2-Enterprise
- WPS support
Firewall - SPI intrusion detection
- DoS protection
- Network service filter
- URL filter
- Port filter
Parental control Yes
USB ports - USB 2.0 x 1
- USB 3.0 x 1
LED indicators Yes
Other features - Web-based GUI configuration
- Firmware upgraded
- Configuration data uploaded and downloaded via Web-based GUI - UPnP IGD 1.0
- Auto VPI/VCI detection
- Configuration backup and restore
Colour Black
System requirements - Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Vista / 2000 / ME / XP / Server 2003 / Server 2008
- Mac OS X / X 10.1 / X 10.4 / X 10.5 / X 10.6 / X 10.7 / X 10.8
- Linux Kernel (Support Ubuntu only)
- Linux
Accessories included - RJ-45 cable x 1
- Power adapter x 1
- OSG x 1
- Support CD x 1
Dimensions 160 x 220 x 83.3 mm (H x W x D)
Weight 640 g
Customer reviews

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(10 out of 10)


Dartford GB
Previously had Tp-link Archer C7. It was good piece of kit, but had issues with DHCP server and range.

Asus router perfoms much better than I expected. I live in 3 storey house - still got range on top floor without any extenders.

Configuration is very easy and advanced users as me can find stuff as well. You can tweak all WIFI parameters.

I love advanced functions such as security scanners, interactive firewalls.

Also separation of 5GHz and 2.4Ghz is great.

Having 100Mb fibre optic modem - I have 94Mb on wifi on my mobile! Very recommended
Pricy, but worth every penny.
Confirmed purchase: 16 April 2015
Published on: 14 May 2015
(9 out of 10)


Currie GB
Easy set-up.
Nice web GUI for administration.
Every device we've tried has connected easily.
Coverage on both 2G and 5G pretty good around the house - no dead spots.
Nothing so far - haven't had it long but no problems at all to this point.
Confirmed purchase: 23 February 2015
Published on: 31 March 2015
(7 out of 10)


Southampton GB
Very powerful fibre router if you are close to it and very easy to set up!
I have a large house (5 bed) and Wi-Fi doesn't go through every room despite asus saying it has a large coverage. I have no brick walls and still can't get the WiFi in the kitchen despite only a hallway is between them.
Confirmed purchase: 10 January 2015
Published on: 05 March 2015
(8 out of 10)

Confirmed purchaser

* easy to use
* reached the areas of my house others failed to reach
* much faster internet speed, noticeable to even non-techies
* need a separate ADSL modem (or convert your existing ADSL router into "bridge mode" - which is a bit tricky)
* expensive
* have not had long enough to judge reliability but so far so good (1 month)
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
Confirmed purchase: 19 February 2014
Published on: 10 March 2014
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Save £55.00
Was £149.99 (from 24/09/15 to 22/11/15)
ASUS RT-AC68U Wireless Router - AC1900, Dual Band
Save £55.00
Was £149.99 (from 24/09/15 to 22/11/15)