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Dual Band AC2900 Wireless Router


Test Notes:
Revision 10 process using firmware

# 5 for Total router (31.0)
# 3 for 2.4 GHz Avg. Throughput (2.0)
#2 for 2.4 GHz Avg. Downlink Throughput [64.1909 Mbps]
#2 for 2.4 GHz Avg. Uplink Throughput [61.55 Mbps]
# 3 for 2.4 GHz Max. Throughput (3.5)
#3 for 2.4 GHz Max. Downlink Throughput [123.8 Mbps]
#4 for 2.4 GHz Max. Uplink Throughput [110 Mbps]
# 5 for 2.4 GHz Peak Throughput (5.0)
#4 for 2.4 GHz Peak Downlink Throughput [504.921 Mbps]
#6 for 2.4 GHz Peak Uplink Throughput [338.561 Mbps]
# 3 for 2.4 GHz Range (3.0)
#3 for 2.4 GHz Downlink Range [28.4 Mbps]
#3 for 2.4 GHz Uplink Range [34.4 Mbps]
# 7 for 5 GHz Avg. Throughput (5.0)
#7 for 5 GHz Avg. Downlink Throughput [163.688 Mbps]
#3 for 5 GHz Avg. Uplink Throughput [262.737 Mbps]
# 4 for 5 GHz Max. Throughput (3.0)
#4 for 5 GHz Max. Downlink Throughput [485.9 Mbps]
#2 for 5 GHz Max. Uplink Throughput [596.1 Mbps]
# 1 for 5 GHz Peak Throughput (1.0)
#1 for 5 GHz Peak Downlink Throughput [911.388 Mbps]
#1 for 5 GHz Peak Uplink Throughput [942.93 Mbps]
# 6 for 5 GHz Range (7.0)
#11 for 5 GHz Downlink Range [35.3 Mbps]
#3 for 5 GHz Uplink Range [105.5 Mbps]
# 1 for TCP Throughput (1.0)
#1 for WAN to LAN Throughput - TCP [938 Mbps]
#1 for LAN to WAN Throughput - TCP [941 Mbps]
# 2 for HTTP Score (2.5)
#3 for HTTP Score - WAN to LAN [57.15 %]
#2 for HTTP Score - LAN to WAN [57.275 %]
# 2 for Bufferbloat (2.5)
#3 for Bufferbloat Score - Average Downlink [575 Score]
#2 for Bufferbloat Score - Average Uplink [529 Score]
# 1 for CTF Score (1.0)
#1 for CTF Score [99.1 %]
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