ASUS ZenWiFi AX Hybrid (XP4) Mesh router review

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ASUS ZenWiFi AX Hybrid WiFi 6 Powerline Mesh

We review the ZenWiFi AX Hybrid (XP4), this premium gaming router is compatible with the new AX standard (Wi-Fi 6). It's a mesh kit but also offers 1300Mbps Powerline technology making sure you still have wifi passing through thick walls. Another interesting fact is, it ain't too expensive either at 250-300 USD/EUR. WIFI 6; don't worry though as it is backward compatible with 5G AC and 2.4G lower bands as well. The ASUS ZenWiFi AX Hybrid (XP4) has alien looks alright, loaded with  features it should offer really good wired and wireless performance.With a combined bandwidth of 1,800 Mbit/s, the ZenWiFi AX Hybrid kicks WiFi into high gear. WiFi 6 (802.11ax) is intended to connect with several devices at the same time, even if a high number of WiFi-enabled devices are utilized in a home network. WiFi 6 also employs the unique target wake time technology, which minimizes the power consumption of connected devices by up to 7x and thereby increases battery life. It is fully compatible with all WiFi generations, thus any device, whether 802.11ac, 802.11n, or previous WiFi standards, may be linked to the ZenWiFi AX Hybrid.

  • Wi-Fi Standard: Wi-Fi 6 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz
  • Wi-Fi Speeds: 1201Mbps + 574Mbps
  • Mesh Technology: ASUS AiMesh, Beamforming: standard based and universal
  • Powerline Technology: Homeplug AV2 MIMO 1300Mbps
  • Backhaul: Powerline, Ethernet and Wi-Fi
  • Antennas: 4 internal antennas
  • Wi-Fi Capacity: Dual Band
  • Working Modes: Wireless router mode, Range extender mode, Access point mode, Media bridge mode
  • Processor: 1.2 Ghz Quad-Core CPU
  • Memory: 256MB Flash and 512MB RAM
  • Ethernet Ports: 2 x Gigabit Ports per unit, 1 x Gigabit WAN port
  • Wi-Fi Encryption: WPA3-Personal, WPA/WPA2-Personal, WPA/WPA2-Enterprise, WPS support
  • Security: ASUS AiProtection (free), Intrusion Prevention System, Malicious website blocking, Infection Detection and Blocking
  • Smart Home Integration: Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant

The Asus ZenWiFi Hybrid XP4 Duo Pack is a mesh WiFi system that may be used in homes with thick walls and ceilings. This is due to the fact that the signal between the stations is delivered both wirelessly and through AC power. As a result, even when there is no wireless signal, the stations in this WiFi system remain connected. As a result, a WiFi connection will be available on two stories of a typical house. WiFi 6 is used in the system, which has higher capacity than earlier WiFi versions. As a consequence, every member of your large family may connect to the internet at the same time without sacrificing internet speed. the package entails two ASUS XP4 AX1800 Mesh WiFi units that feature Wi-Fi 6 with a total bandwidth of 1800Mbps, Gigabit Ethernet ports, Alexa and Google Assistant compatibility, plenty of useful ASUS features, and a first for one of our reviews, built-in 1300Mbps Powerline technology. The Asus WiFi router is protected by two ASUS patented technologies: AiProtection Pro and ASUS Instant Guard. Both approaches provide a high(er) level of security for linked devices with many functionalities. Other features shared by the ZenWiFi AX Hybrid (XP4) router with others include the TWT function (Target Wake Time Technology, which helps to minimize power consumption), Alexa compatibility, guest WiFi, and much more. The router's hybrid mode of operation is and will continue to be its distinguishing characteristic.  Have a peek at the product and then let's dive into the review. 


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