Asus 802.11ax router: Raising the bar for Wi-Fi

Next-generation Wi-Fi standard 802.11ax can divide a Wi-Fi channel into many sub-channels, making it more efficient at handling multiple clients

There is a new Wi-Fi standard in town. And it is coming here later this month, when a new home router from Asus that supports this next-generation Wi-Fi standard, known as 802.11ax, arrives in stores.

Singapore is the first market where this router will be available. It is also likely to be the only such router for a while, as other firms are not ready to sell their models.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 10, 2018, with the headline 'Raising the bar for Wi-Fi'. Print Edition | Subscribe