Product Comparison: ASUS RT-AX92U vs ASUS RT-AX88U


General Specifications
Brand
ASUS
ASUS
Model
RT-AX92U
RT-AX88U
Origin
China
China
About the Product
RT-AX92U with 4x4 tri-band Wi-Fi that provides 160MHz bandwidth and 1024-QAM for dramatically faster wireless connections. With a total networking speed of about 4804Mbps on the 5GHz-2 band, RT-AX92U is 2.7X faster than normal 802.11ac 4x4 routers.
The latest 802.11ax standard provides future-proof technologies, higher network efficiency, faster Wi-Fi speeds, greater coverage and improved battery life for connected devices, providing a significantly better networking experience for users.
Key Specs
Wi-Fi Speed
6100 Mbps
6000 Mbps
Number Of LAN Ports
4
8
Frequency Band
2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
What customers say about "Key Specs"
ASUS RT-AX92U Tri-Band Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi System
  • It seems to be a decent router/AP with plenty of features, good speeds seen when streaming and gaming.
  • I have no drop in signal or speed. Great speed.
  • This is the best router I have ever owned. Every feature under the sun that you can think of and also excellent speed.
  • Excellent number of LAN ports and excellent Wi-Fi speed.
ASUS RT-AX88U AiMesh Dual Band Gigabit Router
  • The router performance is great. Great speed.
  • Excellent user interface and excellent speed.
  • The speed did seem good. The user interface was simple to migrate.
  • That router performed very well for speed and range.
  • It works flawless and never loses connectivity or speed.
Size & Weight
Color
Black
Black
Height
2.07 in.
2.4 in.
Width
6.1 in.
11.8 in.
Depth
6.1 in.
7.4 in.
Weight
1.43 lbs.
2.2 lbs.
Network
QoS Traffic Prioritization
Yes
Yes
Auto Speed Sensing
Yes
Yes
Number Of WAN Ports
1
1
Wireless Standard
Wireless - AX
Wireless - AX
Ethernet Standard
10/100/1000
10/100/1000
Number of Antennas
6
4
Ethernet Switch
Yes
Yes
What customers say about "Network"
ASUS RT-AX92U Tri-Band Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi System
  • Looks great build quality is fantastic love it!
  • In general the coverage and the speed is exceptional.
  • Easy to setup and configure it has an out of the box setup option and in depth setup options for the expert user.
  • Setup was really easy and the mesh has really improved my range and speed of coverage compared with my previous Router/AP setup.
  • The speed was quite poor until I found that its automatic channel selection wasn't working.
ASUS RT-AX88U AiMesh Dual Band Gigabit Router
  • 5GHz wifi speed is fast even without a WIFI 6 client. With a WIFI 6 client the machine is blazing fast.
  • Two USB ports allow two attached USB devices--driver for network storage, networked printer, USB cellular modem, etc.
  • This product has an upside which is great speed from the router.
  • Range no greater, nor signals stronger at 2.4 or 5GHz than the Asus AX3000.
  • Connecting to an attached USB drive through Windows is nearly impossible.
Security
Data Encryption
Yes
Yes
Encryption Type
WPA/WPA2, WPA/WPA2 Enterprise, WPA3, WPS support
WPA/WPA2—PSK, WPA/WPA2 Enterprise, WPS support
Parental Controls
Yes
Yes
Security Features
UPnP, DNS Proxy, DHCP, Dynamic DNS, DMZ, PPTP, L2TP, VPN support, Static IP, PPPoE
UPnP, DNS Proxy, DHCP, Dynamic DNS, DMZ, PPTP, L2TP, Static IP, PPPoE, VPN support, SPI Firewall, DoS protection, URL filter, Port filter
What customers say about "Security"
ASUS RT-AX92U Tri-Band Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi System
  • Superb router, the set up is easy and the extra security notification in Asus router config helps catch vulnerability areas in the set up.
  • Works great in mesh mode and security is great.
  • Lots of features to manage your home network in an easy way, specifically parental control, firewall, security, media servers, etc.
  • The security is great and I can manage this unit on the fly from anywhere.
  • I do like that the filtering, security, and access controls are working great on this model.
ASUS RT-AX88U AiMesh Dual Band Gigabit Router
  • Exceptionally granular and configurable settings available via web or IOS and Android apps. Great security.
  • Built in firewall is more secure than I expected.
  • I really like Asus routers because of the rich feature sets and security.
  • This is a well designed product, and ASUS backs it up with good support. They provide regular firmware updates to add new features and address any security issues.
  • Lots of features and security options that addresses all user types.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
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