7Dual-Band Connectivity for Compatibility and Performance
8Select Your Preferred Mode
11Convenient Wireless Streaming
With concurrent dual-band connectivity found on the RT-AC1200G AC1200 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router from ASUS, connected clients can take advantage of Wi-Fi speeds of up to 1200 Mbps.
This ASUS router supports the 802.11ac Wi-Fi network standard and operates on both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequencies making it possible to achieve fast wireless data transfer rates. In addition to enhanced data transfer speeds, this router also offers enhanced coverage, thanks to the four 5 dBi external antennas and support for AiRadar technology, so you can roam farther from the router while maintaining a strong Wi-Fi connection. If super-fast Wi-Fi isn't enough, the RT-AC1200G also comes equipped with four Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports offering a reliable wired connection to Ethernet-enabled devices and a single USB 2.0 port to connect USB storage devices directly to the router.
Once the router is set up, ASUS offers a variety of features designed to simplify the task of managing and monitoring your network. Simply download the ASUS Router App available for both Android and iOS devices and you can set up your router, manage network traffic, and more. You can even set per-device restrictions to limit the time each device can connect to the Internet with intuitive parental controls.
AC Upgrade with Uninterrupted Wi-Fi Coverage
The ASUS RT-AC1200G Dual-band Wireless-AC1200 gigabit router with four high-gain antennas and high power technology delivers a long operating range. Its 802.11ac high-speed performance is perfect for streaming up to 4K UHD videos, online gaming with support for consoles such as Xbox One and PlayStation 4, and performing other bandwidth-intensive tasks. Multi-purpose USB 2.0 connectivity allows for printer, hard drive, and 3G/4G modem sharing, while ASUS AiCloud support allows you to access, share, and stream files from your home PC to Internet-connected devices.
Experience Faster Wireless Speeds
Powered by the Broadcom chipset, the RT-AC1200G delivers superfast gigabit wireless-AC speeds up to 867 Mbps on the 5 GHz band that's 3 times faster than standard wireless-N. This high-performance wireless lets you enjoy ultra-smooth online gaming, snappier web surfing, and other bandwidth-demanding tasks without a wired connection.
Long Operating Range with High Power Technology
Longer operating range and stronger transmissions are perfect for larger homes and offices, delivered by two detachable high-gain antennas and an enhanced power amplifier. Alongside greater coverage, users benefit from fast 802.11ac wireless for every need.
AiRadar Improves Wi-Fi Performance
ASUS AiRadar intelligently strengthens wireless connectivity using 802.11ac technology, high power amplification, and exclusive ASUS RF fine-tuning. This ensures extended coverage, increases dynamic data speed, and enhances stability.
ASUS Router App
Control Your Network Anywhere
In your increasingly mobile-enabled life, having control over your network via an app is more important than ever. The ASUS Router App is built from the ground-up to be both intuitive and robust, allowing you to set up your router, manage network traffic, diagnose connection issues and even update firmware, all without needing to boot up a PC.
Dual-Band Connectivity for Compatibility and Performance
Delivering 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz concurrent bands at up to 300 Mbps and 867 Mbps, respectively, the RT-AC1200G has a total combined bandwidth of up to 1167 Mbps. You can perform basic tasks like web browsing and file downloading on the 2.4 GHz band, while simultaneously allowing multiple devices to stream in 4K Ultra HD videos or support online gaming and other bandwidth-demanding applications smoothly on the clearer 5 GHz band.
Select Your Preferred Mode
The RT-AC1200G router with EZ Switch gives you the flexibility of setting the device to operate as a router or an access point. Router mode is the standard wireless and wired operation, while access point modes connect with wired routers to instantly add wireless capabilities. Instantly select router and access point modes with extra-quick settings in the user-friendly interface.
Use your laptop, tablet, or PC to set up your ASUS router effortlessly in only 3 easy steps. Simply connect the cables to the router, open a web browser, and follow the setup wizard to get connected to the Internet in no time.
Advanced parental controls allow you to restrict the times that each device can access the Internet by applying scheduled time limits.
Convenient Wireless Streaming
With the ASUS AiPlayer app, the RT-AC1200G becomes your home media hub. You can store all your music, videos, and images in the attached USB storage and stream it wirelessly to any mobile device - no more running out of space on your mobile. Enjoy your collections in any room, and with support for almost any format you'll enjoy smooth, effortless streaming.
ASUS RT-AC1200G Specs
Wireless Frequency Bands
2.4 GHz, 5 GHz Dual-Band
Number of Antennas
2 x 2
Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
1 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45) (Uplink) 4 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45) (Console) 1 x 480 Mb/s USB Type-A