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ASUS ROG Rapture Overview

ASUS ROG Rapture Overview


Video gaming can be serious business. And that means it requires serious equipment. The ASUS ROG (which stands for Republic of Gamers) Rapture tri-band gaming router can meet your needs with a host of features.

As the world’s first tri-band gaming router with a 1.8GHz quad-core processor and 4×4 802.11ac MU-MIMO technology, it can effectively handle multiple wireless devices at once, prioritizing traffic based on the most data-intensive applications, like gaming.

Data rates are up to 5,334Mbps across dual 5GHz and single 2.4GHz bands, covering Wi-Fi in the largest of homes or small businesses, with throughput via eight ports, and dual USB 3.0.

Game IPS, powered by Trend Micro, adds protection against external attacks and threats before they take your gaming down. This is accessed through the ROG Game Dashboard, which also offers Game Boost, VPN Fusion, and route-optimized low ping time gaming servers using WTFast Gamers Private Network (GPN).


Take full charge of your gaming network with the ROG Game Dashboard, which gives you access to exclusive features to help improve, and protect, your gaming experience.

With powerful gaming optimization features, reliable Wi-Fi performance, solid stability, and state-of-the-art security, you’ll have the upper hand against competitors.

It’s easy to navigate the Gaming Centre via the simple point-and-click interface. Access Game Dashboard for real-time updates about your devices and connections.

Want to neutralize threats before they reach your network or devices? The Game Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) and Game Boost offer frontline network security in addition to game acceleration.


You’ll be ready to tackle your next gaming challenge head on via the eight gigabit LAN ports that let you connect all your gaming devices, and a pair of USB 3.0 ports for high-speed access to files on USB storage.

If you’re a hard-core NAS enthusiast, you’ll appreciate the Link Aggregation feature for combining two LAN ports into a single, blazingly fast 2Gbps connection. (A client with 802.3ad support is required.)

With VPN Fusion, offered through a firmware update, you can run a VPN and your standard Internet connection simultaneously, thus maximizing the connection speed to gaming servers.

The Asus ROG Rapture GC-AC5300 Tri-Band Gaming Router is ready to meet your toughest gaming challenges, and challengers, and make your overall gaming experience stronger.


For a router to perform at optimal speeds, it requires the ultimate in processing power. The ASUS ROG Rapture is powered by a top-line 1.8GHz, 64-bit quad-core CPU that can rival even some desktop computers.

That’s more than enough power to handle a myriad of tasks, including seriously intense gaming sessions. Maximize the WAN/LAN throughput for online gaming, make USB data transfers ultra-quick, and even power up your team’s LAN party.

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