Router for the tweaker
The Linksys WRT1900AC is the successor to the popular Linksys WRT54G router. These routers are suitable for custom firmwares made by user groups include OpenWRT, DD-WRT and Tomato. These firmwares can make certain adjustments, such as a higher transmit power and other fun features. A true router for the tweakers among us!
The Linksys WRT1900AC is also suitable for people who do not want custom firmware or make tweaks but want a device that works straight out of the box as a wireless router. The hardware in the WRT1900AC is of high quality with a dual-core ARM processor that operates at 1.2 GHz, and 256 MB of DDR3 memory and 128 MB of flash memory is available.
At the back of the router are 4 Gigabit LAN ports to which you can add wired devices. A Gigabit WAN port is also provided that enables the fastest connection to your modem. The router is also suitable for high speed fiber optic internet.
In addition to network connections the router also has a USB 3.0 port and an eSATA port that can serve as a USB 2.0 port. These ports are ideal for hard drives or printers, that you can share with everyone on your network.
The Wi-Fi chip in the Linksys WRT1900AC can operate simultaneously on the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequency. On the 2.4 GHz band you can achieve up to 600 Mbps and on the 5 GHz band up to 1.3 Gbps. The four antennas can be removed and replace with other antennas. The Linksys WRT1900AC works according to the 802.11ac (Wireless-AC) frequency which means that older Wi-Fi standards are supported.
For security WPA2 protocol is supported. This lets you easily create your wireless network password that protects all your data. The four removable and rotatable antennas provide the best possible Wi-Fi coverage.
The Linksys WRT1900AC has aboard a management tool for your connected Wi-Fi devices. You can easily see which devices are connected and impose restrictions, such as parental controls. You can set up a guest network which gives guests access to the Internet, but protects your data.
With the WRT1900AC can see a overview of all connected devices such as computers, tablets and smartphones. With your mouse, you can then select what these devices can and cannot do. So you can for example, stop a smartphone from accessing certain websites or from using your network.
- Linksys WRT1900AC router
- 4 antennas
- AC Adapter