Product Comparison: ASUS DSL-AC55U vs AVM FRITZ!Box 3490


General Specifications
Brand
ASUS
AVM
Model
DSL-AC55U
FRITZ!Box 3490
Origin
China
China
About the Product
The ASUS DSL-AC55U is a ADSL/VDSL 802.11ac Wi-Fi modem router, with combined dual-band data rates of up to 1167Mbps. On the 5GHz band, 802.11ac gives 867Mbps wireless data rates, while 2.4 GHz 802.11n performance supports 300Mbps.
The 3490 performs brilliantly and costs less than many of AVM's previous routers, while still offering the same great software. Fast wireless performance at short and long range.
Key Specs
Wi-Fi Speed
1200 Mbps
1300 Mbps
Number Of LAN Ports
4
4
Frequency Band
2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
What customers say about "Key Specs"
ASUS DSL-AC55U Wireless Dual-Band VDSL/ADSL 2+ Gigabit Modem Router
  • With DSL-AC55U the speed test shows 37.8 MB and upload speed of 10 MB.
  • WiFi speeds are good throughout the house.
  • The build and specs of this router are first class, wireless speed is fast and reliable.
  • It's impressive WiFi range and speed.
  • I've been using it for a month now and I'm getting much higher download speeds and upload speeds.
AVM FRITZ!Box 3490 VDSL-/ADSL2+ Router
  • Amazing speed of WiFi. Great router.
  • The speedand Wi-Fi connection stability, thanks also to the dual band, is excellent.
  • Speed and stability in internet and wireless connections.
  • Easy and powerful. Great speed of this one.
  • I like this router. Really fast wireless speed. Would recommend.
Size & Weight
Color
Black
White/Red
Height
1.41 in.
2.16 in.
Width
8.14 in.
9.64 in.
Depth
5.86 in.
6.88 in.
Weight
0.79 lbs.
1.01 lbs.
Network
QoS Traffic Prioritization
Yes
No
Auto Speed Sensing
Yes
Yes
Number Of WAN Ports
1
1
Wireless Standard
Wireless - AC
Wireless - AC
Ethernet Standard
10/100/1000
10/100/1000
Number of Antennas
4
3
Ethernet Switch
Yes
Yes
What customers say about "Network"
ASUS DSL-AC55U Wireless Dual-Band VDSL/ADSL 2+ Gigabit Modem Router
  • Broadcast range of the 5GHz network is good.
  • Wireless range is far superior compared to previous routers.
  • Wi-Fi range is good, performance is good
  • Realieable router and fast and great range.
  • The range goes up to 7 meters and nothing more than that (2 rooms).
AVM FRITZ!Box 3490 VDSL-/ADSL2+ Router
  • The top of the range of the AVM modem.
  • Top of the range router. Perfect and versatile configuration interface.
  • Very stable Wi-Fi signal with good range.
  • Good range, I like it. Great range in my house.
  • Low range. Big price. Really slow speed.
Security
Data Encryption
Yes
Yes
Encryption Type
64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK
WEP, WPA/WPA2
Parental Controls
Yes
Yes
Security Features
Dynamic DNS, DHCP, NAT support, OpenVPN, PPTP, L2TP, IPTV, IPsec
NAT support, DHCP, Dynamic DNS, UPnP, IPsec, WPS, SMB, DLNA
What customers say about "Security"
ASUS DSL-AC55U Wireless Dual-Band VDSL/ADSL 2+ Gigabit Modem Router
  • Security seems good. Very good Modem Router with plenty of options.
  • This router is absolutely amazing, both in features, aesthetics and ease of use. Very secure.
  • The product assigning addresses via DHCP to the Guest network that are out of the approved range.
  • These appliances connected to wrong DHCP IP addresses will then not connect to the internet or Network.
  • This router randomly assigns DHCP IP addresses outside the defined range when connecting via WiFi (2.4 band).
AVM FRITZ!Box 3490 VDSL-/ADSL2+ Router
  • Simple and intuitive interface, a lots of options of secure.
  • Perfect IPSec VPN Server, would recommend.
  • Excellent management of the guest network.
  • Analysis of excellent DSL and Wifi lines. Great features.
  • Management of push notifications via email well done.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
5 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
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