ASUS ROG Rapture GT WiFi Cable & Fibre Router - AC 5300, Tri-band

Product code: 220271

product sticker ASUS ROG Rapture GT WiFi Cable & Fibre Router - AC 5300, Tri-band

Product features

  • For cable or fibre optic broadband
  • AC 5300
  • Ideal for high internet use
  • Tri-band (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz + 5 GHz)
  • MU-MIMO gives everyone the fastest connection

Product features

  • For cable or fibre optic broadband
  • AC 5300
  • Ideal for high internet use
  • Tri-band (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz + 5 GHz)
  • MU-MIMO gives everyone the fastest connection
Product information
Top features:

- Optimized gaming for a secure connection

- Fortified frontline network security to keep you safe online

- Simultaneous gaming and VPN helps you avoid lag

- Your own gaming Wi-Fi band dedicated to your gaming experience

- Quad core power to meet your demands 

Optimized Gaming

Equipped with two gaming LAN ports, the ASUS ROG Rapture GT Wireless Cable & Fibre Router prioritises your gaming devices. With the ability to detect which data packets are for gaming, the router ensures that gaming devices don't lose any network performance, regardless of what else is happening on your network.

With a single click, Game Boost mode can be activated. This boosts the network traffic analysis and will prioritise data for console gaming over any other users.

Fortified Frontline Network Security

The ASUS ROG Rapture GT features Game IPS (Intrusion Prevention System). This provides frontline security for your network, stopping external threats from ever reaching your devices. Even if your ordinary PC protection has been turned off, Game IPS maintains its vigil so you can focus on the game.

Simultaneous Gaming and VPN

Capable of running a VPN and a regular internet connection simultaneously, the router ensures that you'll be able to avoid VPN lag. Even if other uses are using a VPN, you'll continue to have unfettered internet access for maximum performance when gaming.

Your own gaming Wi-Fi band

You'll be able to allocate one of the 5 GHz bands to gaming devices. If other users are streaming 4K UHD video you won't notice as your internet connection remains unaffected. Likewise, when running a high-demand game such as in VR, no one else will see a slow down on their band, so everyone will have the network performance they've come to expect.

Quad core power

The 1.8 GHz quad-core CPU outclasses many desktop processors. Whether you're maximizing online gaming, supercharging data transfers or running a LAN party, the ASUS ROG Rapture GT can keep up.


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It works and looks imposing so the cat does not mess with it.
It took 3 days to setup, during which time we had no internet. This was eventually found out to be due to outdated software in the router which had to be updated. There was no information given on updating the software within the provided manual aside from a website that has been down for over a year.
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Confirmed purchase: 29 January 2021
Published on: 02 March 2021
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ASUS ROG Rapture GT WiFi Cable & Fibre Router - AC 5300, Tri-band