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Old 04-26-2013, 10:53 AM
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RT─AC67U - ARM CortexA9 DualCore 1GHz
RT─AC68U - ARM CortexA9 DualCore 800MHz?


http://www.mobile01.com/topicdetail....&last=43094408
http://forums.hardwarezone.com.sg/75025090-post25.html
They could have revised the specs either for stability or to avoid overheating issues.

Changes can always potentially happen between the public announcement at a tradeshow and the actual product launch. Once again, look at the RT-N66U for an example (and in fact, if I remember correctly it was originally announced as the RT-N76U). So, we won't know for sure until the product is actually on store shelves.
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Just came back from my local ASUS essence of sound event today



I have a chance to chat more with ASUS staff from ASUS TW HQ

In regards on the ASUS new routers, ASUS networking/firmware team is feverishly getting the firmware ready in time for the product launch announcement of ASUS RT-AC56U @ Computex Taipei on 4-8 June, so current ASUS RT-66U/AC66U firmware releases will kinda slow a bit.

Just take it as a pinch of salt, as all these information are hearsay until i receive more information from ASUS SG

I hope I'm provide more concrete details/specifications of this new ASUS router and other new networking peripherals nearing to Computex Taipei 2013 event

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Asus RT-AC56U: http://certifications.wi-fi.org/pdf_...p?cid=WFA19392

Company: ASUSTeK Computer Inc
Product: Dual-band Wireless-AC1200 Gigabit Router
Model/SKU #: RT-AC56U/
Category: Access Point for Home or Small Office (Wireless Router)
Code:
 Tested             Spatial
Dual-Band          Concurrent
 Streams         2.4GHz | 5.0GHz
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Transmit          2    |   2
Receive           2    |   2
Asus RT-AC68U: http://certifications.wi-fi.org/pdf_...p?cid=WFA19421

Company: ASUSTeK Computer Inc
Product: Wireless-AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit Router
Model/SKU #: RT-AC68U/RT-AC68R
Category: Access Point for Home or Small Office (Wireless Router)
Code:
 Tested             Spatial
Dual-Band          Concurrent
 Streams         2.4GHz | 5.0GHz
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Transmit          3    |   3
Receive           3    |   3
http://forum.ixbt.com/topic.cgi?id=14:58696-2#38

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Hm, did guru3d jump the gun one week earlier than expected?

http://www.guru3d.com/news_story/asu...00_router.html
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The RT-AC56U specs are up on a lot of sites, all published yesterday.
I wonder how they get to 1900 for a three antenna router though - 3x 80Mhz AC Channels (1300) and 3 N channels (450) only make AC1750 and we already have that in the form of the RT-AC66U. So I wonder where they get the additional 150mbit from.
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The RT-AC56U specs are up on a lot of sites, all published yesterday.
I wonder how they get to 1900 for a three antenna router though - 3x 80Mhz AC Channels (1300) and 3 N channels (450) only make AC1750 and we already have that in the form of the RT-AC66U. So I wonder where they get the additional 150mbit from.
The RT-AC56U is a dual-stream router, (300 + 866),for a total of 1200 Mbps:

https://www.asus.com/Networking/RTAC56U/

1900 is for the rumoured speed of the still unannounced RT-AC68U.

802.11ac supports (amongst other things) insanely large channels (160 MHz). So expert some crazy speed being announced in the coming years as manufacturers try to reach higher rates.
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Asus RT-AC56U @800MHz (default):
Code:
./cpubench
This is CPU and memory benchmark for OpenWRT v0.6. This will then take some time... (typically 30-60 seconds on a 200MHz computer)
Overhead for getting time: 1us
Time to run memory bench: 1.62[secs]
Time to run computation of pi (2400 digits, 10 times): 6.64[secs]
Time to run computation of e (9009 digits): 5.22[secs]
Time to run float bench: 0.05[secs]
Total time: 13.5s

You can copy/paste the following line in the wiki table at: http://wiki.openwrt.org/HardwarePerformance
|| 2013-06-02 || ''Author'' || 1.6s || 6.6s || 5.2s || 0.0s || v0.6 || ''OS'' || ''DeviceModel'' || ''CPU model'' || ''CPU Frequency'' || ''LinkToHwPage'' ||
Asus RT-AC56U @1000MHz (overclocked):
Code:
This is CPU and memory benchmark for OpenWRT v0.6. This will then take some time... (typically 30-60 seconds on a 200MHz computer)
Overhead for getting time: 1us
Time to run memory bench: 1.51[secs]
Time to run computation of pi (2400 digits, 10 times): 5.32[secs]
Time to run computation of e (9009 digits): 4.19[secs]
Time to run float bench: 0.04[secs]
Total time: 11.1s

You can copy/paste the following line in the wiki table at: http://wiki.openwrt.org/HardwarePerformance
|| 2013-06-02 || ''Author'' || 1.5s || 5.3s || 4.2s || 0.0s || v0.6 || ''OS'' || ''DeviceModel'' || ''CPU model'' || ''CPU Frequency'' || ''LinkToHwPage'' ||
CPU:
Code:
# cat /proc/cpuinfo
Processor    : ARMv7 Processor rev 0 (v7l)
processor    : 0
BogoMIPS    : 1599.07

processor    : 1
BogoMIPS    : 1595.80

Features    : swp half thumb fastmult edsp
CPU implementer    : 0x41
CPU architecture: 7
CPU variant    : 0x3
CPU part    : 0xc09
CPU revision    : 0

Hardware    : Northstar Prototype
Revision    : 0000
Serial        : 0000000000000000
Toolchains:
Code:
arm-brcm-linux-uclibcgnueabi-cc -v
Using built-in specs.
COLLECT_GCC=arm-brcm-linux-uclibcgnueabi-cc
COLLECT_LTO_WRAPPER=/root/asuswrt-arm/release/src-rt-6.x.4708/toolchains/hndtools-arm-linux-2.6.36-uclibc-4.5.3/bin/../libexec/gcc/arm-brcm-linux-uclibcgnueabi/4.5.3/lto-wrapper
Target: arm-brcm-linux-uclibcgnueabi
Configured with: /projects/toolchains_build/buildroot-2012.02-brcm/output/toolchain/gcc-4.5.3/configure --prefix=/projects/hnd/tools/linux/hndtools-arm-linux-2.6.36-uclibc-4.5.3 --build=i686-pc-linux-gnu --host=i686-pc-linux-gnu --target=arm-brcm-linux-uclibcgnueabi --enable-languages=c,c++ --with-sysroot=/projects/hnd/tools/linux/hndtools-arm-linux-2.6.36-uclibc-4.5.3/arm-brcm-linux-uclibcgnueabi/sysroot --with-build-time-tools=/projects/hnd/tools/linux/hndtools-arm-linux-2.6.36-uclibc-4.5.3/arm-brcm-linux-uclibcgnueabi/bin --disable-__cxa_atexit --enable-target-optspace --disable-libgomp --with-gnu-ld --disable-libssp --disable-multilib --disable-tls --enable-shared --with-gmp=/projects/hnd/tools/linux/hndtools-arm-linux-2.6.36-uclibc-4.5.3 --with-mpfr=/projects/hnd/tools/linux/hndtools-arm-linux-2.6.36-uclibc-4.5.3 --with-mpc=/projects/hnd/tools/linux/hndtools-arm-linux-2.6.36-uclibc-4.5.3 --enable-threads --disable-decimal-float --with-float=soft --with-abi=aapcs-linux --with-arch=armv7-a --with-tune=cortex-a9 --with-pkgversion='Buildroot 2012.02' --with-bugurl=http://bugs.buildroot.net/
Thread model: posix
gcc version 4.5.3 (Buildroot 2012.02)
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The RT-AC56U seems to be in stock now at various places (seen it on NCIX amongst other things).

Good timing, cause I think I fixed my last crashing bug only this week Going to use my RT-AC56U as my main router for a few, and if everything looks good then I will publish builds of my FW.
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The RT-AC56U seems to be in stock now at various places (seen it on NCIX amongst other things).

Good timing, cause I think I fixed my last crashing bug only this week Going to use my RT-AC56U as my main router for a few, and if everything looks good then I will publish builds of my FW.
Has anyone tested this new ac router? I can't find any reviews online yet. It'll be great if you can share your review with us here.
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When is the AC68 coming to North America?
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