The USB-AC53 Dual-band Wireless-AC1200 USB Adapter from ASUS is a dual band 802.11ac compatible wireless USB adapter capable of supporting both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequencies for enhanced network reliability and data transfer speeds. Send email and browse the web on the slower 2.4GHz frequency, while saving the faster 5GHz frequency for more data intensive tasks such as streaming HD content, listening to music, and even online gaming. The USB-AC53 also comes equipped with a variety of security encryption standards including 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK and WPA-PSK as well as WPS support for easy setup.
5th Generation Wi-Fi Speed
802.11ac Wi-Fi becomes more accessible via USB, going up to 870Mbps on the clear 5GHz band.
Selectable Dual-Band 867Mbps/300Mbps Bandwidth
Dual-band operation suits mainstream and power users. The 2.4Ghz band is perfect for web browsing, email, and social networking, while the 5GHz frequency enables smooth HD streaming and online multiplayer gameplay for enhanced speed and lag-free home entertainment.
Both an extended USB cable and an attachment NetClip help you adjust device placement for optimized performance. The designed cradle also provides an alternative arrangement for your desktop and laptop.
WPS Button Setup
With the WPS function users can firmly secure their home networks and protect the private resources. Set up the wireless connection by applying the WPS wizard and pressing the WPS button on both the router and USB-AC53 simultaneously.
In the Box
ASUS USB-AC53 Dual-Band Wireless-AC1200 USB Adapter
Limited 1-Year North American Warranty (USA, Canada & Mexico)
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2 x PIFA
2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
AC 1200 ultimate AC performance
300 + 867 Mbps
802.11ac: downlink up to 867 Mbps, uplink up to 867 Mbps (20/40 MHz)
64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPS support
CE, FCC, C-Tick, IC, IDA, NCC, PCT
Windows 8 32/64-bit
Windows 7 32/64-bit
Windows Vista 32/64-bit
Windows XP 32/64-bit