ASUS RT-AC5300 (HW Ver: R1031)  WiFi Test

(From previous post HERE)

WiFi testing based on iPerf3 with the following setup :

Note : The following test was based on my devices with specific settings (OS/software/version etc) and environment setup.  The wireless test results may vary depending on device/hardware/software/setting/environment.  This test is meant for my own reference only and should not be used for any benchmarking or comparison purposes.


The router's FW version and wireless setting as follows:

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Test scenario & condition :

  • All laptops & PCs run on current latest same Windows 10 (ver. 1511) 64-bit
  • All laptops & PCs use current latest iPerf3.1.2
  • For mobile devices use current latest HE app
  • The ASUS router use current latest FW available from ASUS official website
  • 2 PCs connect through the router's LANport run iPerf3 as server, AntiVirus & Windows Firewall turn-off, no other apps running
  • During testing, the router is connected to UniFi internet (both IPv4 & IPv6) with IPTV streaming HD channel non-stop at LANport4
  • Laptops/PC and mobile devices run iPerf3 as client, run 2 tests to the 2 iPerf3 PC server separately
  • Only 1 wireless device is connected and run the iPerf3 test at one time

WiFi Test @2.4GHz on Laptops (ThinkPad T440 / Dell E5400) & DIY PC :

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WiFi Test @2.4GHz on Mobile devices (Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505 / HTC Desire 820 DualSim / Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6833 / iPhone6) :


WiFi Test @5GHz (5G-1 & 5G-2) on Laptops (ThinkPad T440 / Dell E5400) & DIY PC :

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WiFi Test @5GHz on Mobile devices (Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505 / HTC Desire 820 DualSim / Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6833 / iPhone6) :