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ASUS Mesh Roundup: Two Zens and a TriBand

ASUS Mesh RoundupWe round-up ASUS' ZenWiFi 6E ET8, WiFi 6 ZenWiFi XT8 and WiFi 5/6 RT-AX92U into the ol' test corral for a ride.

New In the Charts: ASUS RT-AX58U

ASUS RT-AX58UASUS' RT-AX58U AX3000 Dual Band WiFi 6 Router has been tested and added to SmallNetBuilder's Wi-Fi Router Charts. Also known as the RT-AX3000 and RT-AX82U, its Broadcom-based design is spec'd for two streams on 2.4 and 5 GHz. However, since the 5 GHz radio is Broadcom's BCM43684 four stream an/ac/ax radio, it appears it support four-stream receive under the hood.

The router didn't do that well in our throughput vs. attenuation tests, however, due to sustained throughput dips on both bands' downlink tests that were observed on multiple test runs. Check the Wi-Fi Router Charts for more details. There is no full review of this product at this time.

ASUS RT-AX58U vs. ASUS RT-AX86U 5 GHz RvR downlink

New In the Charts: ASUS RT-AX88U

ASUS RT-AX88UASUS' RT-AX88U AX6000 Dual Band 802.11ax WiFi Router has been tested and added to SmallNetBuilder's Wi-Fi Router Charts. While it uses the same Broadcom four-stream 5 GHz radio SoC, the AX88U's throughput performance lags behind the less-expensive RT-AX86U. Check the Wi-Fi Router Charts for more details. There is no full review of this product at this time.

ASUS RT-AX866U vs. RT-AX88U 5 GHz RvR

New In the Charts: ASUS RT-AX86U

ASUS RT-AX86UASUS's RT-AX86U AX5700 Dual Band WiFi 6 Gaming Router has been tested and added to SmallNetBuilder's Wi-Fi Router Charts. It has an unusual three stream @ 2.4 GHz and four stream @ 5 GHz Broadcom-based design. But it currently ranks #1 in Wi-Fi 6 routers. There is no full review of this product at this time.

How Much Total Throughput Can Your Wi-Fi Router Really Provide?

A Wi-Fi Router fully loadedIt's harder than you think for that expensive router of yours to deliver all the throughput the big number on its box promises. We show you why.

Wi-Fi 6E Preview With ASUS' GT-AXE11000 ROG Rapture

ASUS GT-AXE11000Updated: We're taking a look at whether Wi-Fi 6E is worth waiting for, using ASUS' first-to-market top-of-line GT-AXE11000 ROG Rapture.

Wi-Fi 6 Performance Roundup: Five Routers Tested

Wi-Fi 6 Performance Roundup: Five Routers TestedWe take a look at how five Wi-Fi 6 routers perform with a Wi-Fi 6 client.

First Peek At Wi-Fi 6: ASUS RT-AX88U & NETGEAR RAX80

NETGEAR RAX80, ASUS RT-AX88U First LookUpdated - Our first look at the performance of NETGEAR's RAX80 and ASUS' RT-AX88U shows little benefit functioning as AC routers.

ASUS AiMesh Reviewed

ASUS AiMesh ReviewedJim Salter took ASUS' AiMesh for a drive and found your mileage may vary...a lot!

5 Things To Know Before You Buy A Draft 11ax Router

Transforming Wi-FiUpdated: The first draft 11ax routers are almost here. Take a little time to know what you might be buying into.

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