Powered by a dual-core processor, the RT-AC87U has plenty of horsepower to efficiently handle network traffic over 2.4/5.0 GHz wireless bands, 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports, and USB 3.0 and 2.0 storage/networking functionality.
With a true 4×4 (4 transmit, 4 receive) antenna design, both Wi-Fi range and signal stability are improved dramatically, providing a signal that is able to reach the farthest stretches of your home. AiRadar beamforming further focuses Wi-Fi signal on your devices, making your Wi-Fi faster, clearer and stronger.
Set ‘LAN Speed’ Records
By utilizing a hardware NAT, the RT-AC87U removes the bottleneck between the internet and your home network, enabling 2-5 times faster WAN-to-LAN performance vs. traditional software-based NAT.
AiProtection Powered by Trend Micro
Just as wireless technology has evolved, online threats have similarly evolved. AiProtection provides multi-stage protection against these threats. From vulnerability protection and malicious site blocking to preventing already-infected devices from transmitting personal data, AiProtection keeps your digital playground safe and sound.
ASUSWRT User Interface
The RT-AC87U features the enhanced, intuitive ASUSWRT user interface, which gives you easy access to both the 3-step web-based installation process and a wealth of robust advanced options.
ASUS Router App
With the ASUS Router App it’s much easier and more intuitive to manage your ASUS router. From initial setup to real-time network traffic monitoring to managing security settings and connected devices.