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RT-AC66U antenna locations for both bands; which is internal?

Discussion in 'ASUS Wireless' started by videobruce, Jan 9, 2018.

  1. videobruce

    videobruce Occasional Visitor

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    Kal-EL Very Senior Member

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    With the AC66 the antennas are duel band that is they work for both bands at the same time.
     
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    Thanks. After looking at some interior shots, that appears to be it.

    Not to get OT, but how common is it to use a separate set for each band like TP-Link does (at least on that one model)??
     
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    Not sure but i like the external antennas much better they just work better. :)
     
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    Absolutely external and removable for two reasons; far better performance & the option of replacing the stock with a high gain or even a remote (movable) antenna.

    Does either the stock Asus or Merlinwrt F/W offer a antenna port mode option to select auto, TX only or Rx only??
     
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    No.
     

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