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ASUS RT-AX89X AX6000 Dual-Band Wi-Fi 6 Router Review (Page 2)

Tyler Bernath | May 1, 2020 at 10:40 am CDT - 0 mins, 44 secs time to read this page
Rating: 98%Manufacturer: ASUSModel: RTAX89X

Packaging and a Closer Look

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Packaging for the 89X features a rather large box with an image of the router to the right, branding to the left.

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Several features are shown in more detail on the back, including Wi-Fi speed and 10Gbe.

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Unboxing, the AX89X is a rather large specimen. Eight antennas cradle the body of the router, ASUS branding in the center.

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Each section between the antenna holds a bit of connectivity. For this first part, we have the first four gigabit ethernet ports.

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This is followed by the other four between the next set of antennas.

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We then move to the WAN port in blue and 10Gbe copper and SFP.

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Ethernet connectivity is followed by USB 3.0 and power input.

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Accessories include the power adapter and ethernet cable.

Tyler Bernath

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Tyler Bernath

Growing up in a small farm town, tech wasn't around, unless it was in a tractor. At an early age, Tyler's parents brought home their first PC. Tyler was hooked and learned what it meant to format a HDD, spending many nights reinstalling Windows 95. Tyler's love and enthusiast nature always kept his PC nearby. Eager to get deeper into tech, he started reviewing.

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