ASUS takes its name from Pegasus, the winged horse in Greek mythology that symbolizes wisdom and knowledge. ASUS embodies the strength, purity, and adventurous spirit of this fantastic creature, and soars to new heights with each new product it creates.
The ASUS DSL-N55U Wireless-N600 ADSL Modem Router works has both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz wireless networks, with up to 600 Mbps total bandwidth. It uses dual CPUs for faster and more stable connections - the wired and wireless networking functions each have a dedicated CPU, guaranteeing improved performance. It can also connect to the internet using either the Ethernet or DLS WAN (Wide Area Network) ports, allowing customers to use it as a either a modem router or a standalone router.
The DSL-N55U has two WAN (Wide Area Network) ports, allowing it to be used as a standalone router when not operating as a ADSL modem router. You can choose which mode suits your needs at any time, reducing cost and clutter by not having to buy separate power-consuming devices. Whether for a basic home setup or a full wireless network, this dual-WAN design gives you total flexibility.
ASUS AiRadar intelligently strengthens wireless connectivity using beamforming technology, high power amplification and ASUS RF fine-tuning. This ensures extended coverage, dynamic data speed increases and enhanced stability.
Equipped with a powerful hardware NAT acceleration engine and built-in Gigabit Ethernet, the DSL-N55U gives you full Gigabit performance. Its WAN-to-LAN throughput performance is over 900 Mbps, which is more than 4.5 times that of software-based NAT Gigabit routers. This reduces the possibility of bottlenecks on fast internet connections.
The DSL-N55U offers dual CPU performance and flexibility. The wired and wireless network connection each have their own CPU - by separating wired and Wi-Fi networking into two compute modules with their own dedicated processor, the DSL-N55U C1 achieves maximum performance for both connection types with no compromises.
Two USB ports make the DSL-N55U C1 suitable for file, multimedia and printer sharing, while ASUS AiDisk offers remote access and content streaming on a wide range of compatible devices.
ASUS AiCloud keeps you connected to your data wherever and whenever you have an internet connection. It links your home network and online Web storage service* and lets you access it through the AiCloud mobile app on your iOS or Android smartphone or through a personalised URL in a Web browser. Even better, the Router-to-Router Sync function allows you to synchronise your stuff with storage devices connected to other compatible ASUS routers - it’s as simple as choosing a sync folder. Sharing with friends and family is now easier than ever.
With the ASUSWRT Dashboard, setup, monitoring and control of network applications are all found in one intuitive user interface. As well as 30-second setup, multi-device detection and flexible settings that make the most of your network performance, ASUSWRT has been upgraded with special DSL tools that show the signal-to-noise ratio in dB, allowing you to check stability of the DSL connection. The DSL traffic monitor shows the incoming and outgoing traffic on the WAN, wired and 2.4 GHz wireless networks, while DSL Feedback allows you to feedback any comments, suggestions or connection issue directly to a technical support team with DSL logs automatically included.
Use your smartphone, tablet or PC to effortlessly set up your ASUS router in less than 30 seconds and in only three easy steps. Simply connect the cables to the router, open a web browser, and follow the setup wizard to get you to the internet in no time.
Easily set up a VPN server to browse the web and access data - no matter where you are. Featuring PPTP encryption, your data transmission remains always secure and confidential.
Download Master and media server let you download and play multimedia files stored on router-attached USB storage on a wide range of compatible devices such as PC, pad, PS3, Xbox and smart TV. Download Master can also download files while your PC is turned off and allows you to manage and monitor download status remotely.
Massive online multitasking at up 300,000 concurrent data sessions gives you 20 times the capacity of mainstream routers, allowing for great performance with no slowdown even during heavy traffic sessions. Multiple downloads occur at the same time to create a smoother user experience. More data sessions translate into quicker and buffer-less HD streaming plus lag-free online gaming even while you download content, so you can do more without compromising your online lifestyle.