Asus RT-N56U is my favorite Wi-Fi router now and the price is dropping fast, so it might prove to be a great option for a gigabit router with 5Ghz capabilities. I usually go for Tomato, OpenWRT or DD-WRT firmware (in that order), but now I've tried the new Padavan Firmware and I'm delighted with it.
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Asus encourages and supports this use and advertises several routers as particularly suitable for DD-WRT including especially the RT-N16 gigabit router. See details on compatibility below. The RT-N13U/B, RT-N12, RT-N10+, WL-520GU and WL-520GC are also advertised as DD-WRT compatible though do not ship with this operating system.
The function only support RT-N56U [Open System/NONE, Open System/WEP, and WPA2-Personal/AES] security authentication method. RT-N56U's 2.4GHz MAC address is [20:CF:30:B7:80:57] Connect to APs in list? Yes No AP Mode: Channel Remote Bridge List * Please enter the complete MAC address which contains 12 hexadecimal letters. Sounds like Asus marketing- they used similar figures when RT-N16 was launched. In smallnetbuilder test RT-N56U maxed out at 34 000 simultaneous connections which is very good (one of the best in fact) but not quite 300 000.
/ DD-WRT on Asus RT-N66U. 2014/10/11 By Alex Leave a Comment. DD-WRT on Asus RT-N66U. I've recently acquired a batch of RT-N66U (hardware version B1) routers for use in Network Setup services and had to flash one of them to DD-WRT to create a free wireless hotspot. Looking through the sea of information I found it somewhat difficult to figure
2. Go to the ASUS website and download the firmware for the RT-N56U router for your operating system. I downloaded the 2nd newest firmware, since ostensibly it was the latest firmware which bricked my router in the first place. 3. Go to Network Connections (Just search for Network in the Start Menu) 4. You would need the latest firmware to have a stable connection and repeater mode method is only available with the latest firmware. Please update your ASUS router to latest firmware first, if needed, before proceeding. We need a computer to connect to the ASUS router to configure the router. The default IP address of the router is 192.168.1.1.