Synology, creators of beautiful Network Attached Storage (NAS) solutions, entered the wireless router market back in 2016 with their RT1900ac. This year, Synology launches their newest addition to their wireless router lineup, the RT2600ac.
The Synology RT2600ac is geared for high-speed security focused home and small office operations. Packed with some powerful hardware, plus their intuitive user interface (Synology Router Manager), the RT2600ac may be a great solution for your work environment. It will help keep your users connected and secured, especially if you enable their VPN Plus software to create a powerful, on-site VPN solution.
Under the hood of the Synology RT2600ac you will find the following:
- 1.7GHz dual-core CPU
- 512MB DDR3 Memory
- 802.11ac Wave 2 certified radios
- 4x4 MU-MIMO support
- 4-port Gigabit Switch
- USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports
- SD card reader (SDXC, SDHC)
- Connection Optimization between the 2.4GHz and 5GHz radios
- Dual WAN with up to 2.0 Gbps for load balancing
- Security Protocols such as SSTP, OpenVPN, PPTP, L2TP over IPSec
- Check out their full spec page for more!
With more and more people hooking up devices to the Internet wirelessly, network security is something homes and small businesses really need to start looking at introducing. Some security protocols need more horsepower to ensure traffic flows smoothly, not to mention the extra power to deal with all of those connected devices.
Synology certainly wants to ensure people have the processing power their network traffic requires and also make it was effortless and intuitive as possible. If your home or small office is looking for a router capable of maintaining your wireless clients and more, then definitely check out the Synology RT2600ac.