Asus ROG Rapture GT-AC5300 is a gaming router with eight antennas. There are also eight Ethernet ports and two gaming ports. The router can prioritize gaming traffic, overcoming all other network traffics. It also has a Gigabit WAN port and two USB 3.0 ports. GT-AC5300 is a tri-band router with 2.3GHz and 5Ghz bands. Let’s see the steps for Asus ROG rapture GT-Ac5300 router setup.
Step 1: Physical Setup
First, connect the power cord to the router and plug in the other end of the cable to the power outlet.
Now, connect an Ethernet cable to the blue WAN port of the router and fix the other end to your modem.
Press the Power button on the backside of the router to turn it on.
Wait for at least a minute so that the router starts to initialize itself.
You can connect the router to your desktop or mobile device to set up a network.
Step 2: Wireless Setup
To begin the setup on a Windows computer, first click on the Wi-Fi icon on the Windows taskbar to setup Asus router.
Select your router’s network and tick the Connect automatically check box. Click on the Connect button.
You will be redirected to the router’s web-based setup page to perform Asus ROG rapture GT-Ac5300 router setup.
On the Setup screen, enter a username in the Router Login Name box.
You have to now type a password for your network. Enter it twice for confirmation. Click on the Next button.
In the Wireless Setting window, change your SSID (Network Name) if required.
You can also use different passwords for different bands. Click on the Apply button.
If you are using your mobile device to configure your network, install the ASUS Router app from Google Play Store.
You have now completed the wireless setup of the Asus ROG Rapture GT-AC5300 router.
Step 3: Final Setup
When the Game IPS screen appears, checkmark the Enable Game IPS check box. Click Next.
Select Agree and then click Next.
You will be redirected to the router’s dashboard.
If you are not redirected, go to the official Asus router’s home page from your browser.
You can see the Internet status and verify the download and upload speeds.
To configure the settings from the beginning, click on the Quick Internet Setup tab on the left panel.
You have now finished the Asus ROG Rapture GT-AC5300 router setup.