•Next-Gen WiFi 6 Standard – 802.11ax WiFi standard for better efficiency and throughput.
•Ultrafast WiFi Speed – 12-stream 6000Mbps WiFi speed to handle even the busiest network with ease.
•Dual 10G ports – Enjoy up to 10X-faster data-transfer speeds for bandwidth-demanding tasks with 10GBase-T and 10G SFP+ networking technology port.
•Wider Usage and More Convenience – 8 antennas + 8 LAN ports to support more clients at the same time.
•Commercial-grade Security – AiProtection Pro, powered by Trend Micro™, blocks internet security threats for all your connected smart devices.
•Better Partner with Mesh System – Compatible with ASUS AiMesh WiFi system for seamless whole-home coverage.
The New Era of Home WiFi
The growing number of connected personal and IoT devices has led to an overall increase in network density that is pushing the limits of the current WiFi standard. The latest 802.11ax standard provides future-proof technologies, higher network efficiency, faster WiFi speeds, greater coverage and improved battery life for connected devices, providing a significantly better networking experience for users.
RT-AX89X is a 8×8 dual-band WiFi router that provides 1024-QAM for dramatically faster wireless connections. With a total networking speed of about 6000Mbps — 1148Mbps on the 2.4GHz band and 4804Mbps on the 5GHz band — RT-AX89X is up to 2.8X faster than 802.11ac 4×4 dual-band routers.3
More LAN Ports for More Convenience
Eight Gigabit LAN ports make RT-AX89X the ideal solution if you have multiple wired devices, such as NAS systems, PCs and switches. And, if you ever want to host a LAN party at home, RT-AX89X makes it possible.
3. The data refer to 5GHz/bandwidth 80MHz
IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11ax, IPv4, IPv6
AX6000 ultimate AX performance
Very large homes
802.11ac : up to 1000 Mbps
802.11ac (5GHz) : up to 4333 Mbps
802.11ax (2.4GHz) : up to 1148 Mbps
802.11ax (5GHz) : up to 4804 Mbps
External antenna x 8
2.4 GHz 4 x 4
5 GHz 8 x 8
2.2GHz quad-core processor
256 MB Flash
1 GB RAM
2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
WPA3-Personal, WPA2-Personal, WPA-Personal, WPA-Enterprise , WPA2-Enterprise , WPS support
UPnP, IGMP v1/v2/v3, DNS Proxy, DHCP, NTP Client, DDNS, Port Trigger, Port Forwarding, DMZ, System Event Log
WAN Connection Type
Internet connection type : Automatic IP, Static IP, PPPoE(MPPE supported), PPTP, L2TP
RJ45 for 10Gbps BaseT for WAN/LAN x 1, RJ45 for 1Gbps BaseT for LAN x 8, RJ45 for 1Gbps BaseT for WAN x 1
USB 3.1 Gen 1 x 2
SFP+ x 1
Guest Network : 2.4 GHz x 3, 5 GHz x 3
VPN server :
VPN client :
NAT Pass-Through :
AiCloud personal cloud service
AiDisk file server
– Samba and FTP server with account management
Open NAT, easy port forwarding
WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Button, Wireless on/off Button, LED on/off Button
AC Input :110V – 240V(50 – 60Hz)
DC Output : 19 V with max. 3.42 A current
Mac OS X 10.6
Mac OS X 10.7
Mac OS X 10.8
RT-AX89X Wireless Dual-band Wi-Fi Router
Quick Start Guide
Router Special Features
3G/4G data sharing, AiCloud, Printer server, Download Master, AiDisK, Multiple SSIDs, Parental Control