Brand New Dual Band Wireless Router Asus RT AC 1200G+ For Sale !
Date Listed 10/07/2018
Model Asus RT AC 1200G+
Brand New ! Still Unopened in a box !
ASUS RT-AC1200G+ includes a Broadcom BCM47189 chip running at 900 MHz, which is the first to integrate a 2x2 802.11ac radio on a single chip with a CPU and Ethernet switch, which reduces cost of manufacturing wireless routers for the 802.11ac networking standard. The wireless router also has 128 MB of RAM and 16 MB of storage space.
It has four external antennas: 2 for the 2.4 GHz frequency and 2 for the 5 GHz frequency. The theoretical maximum bandwidth is of 867 Mbps for the 5 GHz frequency and of 300 Mbps for the 2.4 GHz frequency, leading to a total maximum bandwidth of 1167 Mbps. It offers support for the following networking standards: IEEE 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n and 802.11ac.
On the back of this router you will find the following: the AC socket, the Power button, a USB 2.0 port, a Reset button, an Ethernet port for connecting the router to the Internet service provide, four Gigabit ports for connecting the devices in your network to the wireless router and a WPS button.
In terms of size, ASUS RT-AC1200G+ is not very large: it is 207mm (8.14 inches) in width, 148mm (5.8 inches) in depth and 35mm (1.37 inches) in height. Also, it weighs only 432 grams or 15.23 ounces.
On the back side of the router you will find two mounting holes with slots that allow you to use screws that will fit in the holes. They are very useful for mounting this router on walls.
Setting up & using the ASUS RT-AC1200G Plus dual-band wireless router
Connect the ASUS RT-AC1200G+ wireless router to your computer using the bundled network cable. Plug in its power adapter, then the Internet connection cable from your Internet service provider and start your favorite browser. Go to 192.168.1.1 or http://router.asus.com and follow the setup wizard.
The setup wizard is quick and easy to go through. Once you press Go, it starts with asking you to change the default login name and password for the router, which is a very good security precaution.
Then, it detects the type of Internet connection that you have available and it asks for the appropriate connection details, depending on its type. At the end of the setup wizard, you get to set the two wireless networks that are broadcast by ASUS RT-AC1200G+. The initial setup should not take more than a minute to complete.
Once that is over, we recommend that you to continue by configuring your wireless router in detail. The user interface is available in 16 languages.
The user interface is also well organized and easy to use, both for advanced users and beginners. Another upside is the fact that almost every setting is explained well by the documentation made available by ASUS. When you hover the mouse over most settings, a question mark is shown. If you then click on that setting, an explanation is shown for that setting, letting you know what it does. This is a good approach, that will be appreciated by many users.
After setting up the router, we started connecting all our devices from the network: desktop PCs, laptops, tablets, consoles, smartphones and wireless printers. We had no issues connecting any of them and network sharing, media streaming and other networking-related tasks worked smoothly, without any issues.