ASUS is pleased to announce their newest wireless LAN repeater, the RP-AC68U. Designed to extend the radio range of the wireless LAN into out-of-reach areas of the home, the RP-AC68U comes equipped with a WPS button, a USB 3.0 port for connecting storage devices and five Gigabit Ethernet ports for connecting wired devices, and supports for dual-band WiFi access point (2.4GHz – 600Mbps and 5GHz – 1300Mbps).
Corresponding to the ‘Draft 11ac’ (the new standard for Wireless LAN IEEE802.11ac), the RP-AC68U provides security through encryption using WPA/WPA2-PSK and WPA/WPA2-Enterprise. Unfortunately, there’s no word on pricing and release date yet. [Product Page]