Saturday, April 30, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
HP Releases New Chromebook for Home and Office
AMD and Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics Close on Semiconductor Assembly and Test Joint Venture
Google's Pichai Sees the End of Computers
Amazon Reports Strong Quarter
Sony Reports Loss But PlayStation Keeps Performing Well
Japan Display Showcase The Latest In Display Technologies In SID DISPLAY WEEK 2016
Strong Galaxy S7 Sales Keep Samsung's Profit High
LG Posts record Q1 Profit
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > ASUS La...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
ASUS Launches RP-AC52 Dual-Band Wireless Range Extender


ASUS today announced the dual-band RP-AC52 wireless range extender, which uses next-generation 802.11ac Wi-Fi with concurrent 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz operation to work provide combined data transmission speeds of up to 733 Mbit/s.

The RP-AC52 can help you bring wireless access to areas such garages, basements or backyards. With its 3.5 mm audio jack, the RP-AC52 can also be used to stream music wirelessly from PCs and mobile devices to home entertainment and Hi-Fi systems. The device is compatible with all current Wi-Fi standards, allowing it to be used with any existing Wi-Fi router or other device.

Thanks to the latest 802.11ac technology, the RP-AC52 wireless range extender is capable of impressive data rates of up to 300 Mbit/s on the 2.4 GHz band, plus an additional 433 Mbit/s via 5 GHz. Since the two frequencies operate concurrently, the total available bandwidth is 733 Mbit/s. Users can assign devices to either band, allowing them to choose the frequency most suited to the application - for example, devices used for web browsing and social networking can use the standard 2.4 GHz band, and those used to HD video streaming or online gaming can take advantage of the faster and less interference-prone 5 GHz band.

RP-AC52 has two modes. As well as a range extender, it can also work as a wireless access point (AP). In AP mode it can be connected to any wired LAN to create a personal Wi-Fi hotspot. AP mode is also handy for adding wireless capability to a router with no built-in Wi-Fi. RP-AC52 can switch automatically between AP mode and range extender mode depending on whether it is connected to a wired or wireless LAN.

To pair the RP-AC52 wireless range extender with routers and devices, users only need to press the WPS (Wi-Fi protected setup) button on the RP-AC52 and the router, and setup is complete. WPS is compatible with routers and modem routers from ASUS and other brands. Once paired with the router, RP-AC52 works completely transparently, with wireless devices simply connecting to the Wi-Fi network as usual. RP-AC52 can also be configured manually by connecting a network cable between the LAN port and a PC or laptop.

A range extender needs to be within working range of the existing wireless router in order to extend the signal coverage, and for best results it needs to receive a good signal from the router. To help users determine the ideal location, RP-AC52 has LED signal strength indicators on the front panel, allowing users to place RP-AC52 accordingly.




Previous
Next
Bing Gets Smarter With Natural-language Support        All News        Hulu To Brins Free Tv Episodes To Mobiles
Corsair AX1500i Digital Power Supply Released     PC Parts News      ASUS Offers 100 GB Cloud Storage To Desktop and All-in-One PC Owners

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
ASUS VivoBook E403SA Now Available For $399
ASUS RoG GT51CA Desktop - For Serious Gamers Only
ASUS Announces MG248Q, MG28UQ and MG24UQ Gaming Monitors
ASUS ROG Launches The Swift PG348Q 34-inch QHD Curved Monitor
ASUS Settles FTC Charges That Home Routers and Cloud Services Put Consumers' Privacy At Risk
ASUS Announces Cerberus Gaming Keyboard, Cerberus Gaming Mouse, and Cerberus Gaming Mouse Pad
ASUS at CES 2016
Asus ZenFone Zoom Smartphone Coming With 3x Optical Zoom
ASUS E3 Pro Gaming V5 Motherboard Based Released With Intel C232 Chipset Inside
Asus Releases New Energy-efficient DVD Burner
ASUS RoG Announces Maximus VIII Hero Alpha
ASUS Unveils the New Laptops

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .