ASUS TUF Gaming AX6000 (TUF-AX6000) Review

The ASUS TUF Gaming AX6000 is a powerful and feature-packed router designed specifically for gamers and habitual internet users. In this article, we will delve into the various aspects of the ASUS TUF Gaming AX6000, exploring its design, performance, features, and user-friendliness to determine if this router is the right choice for you.

Gaming routers cater to gamers who demand the best performance and reliability. Powered by the latest Wi-Fi 6 technology, this router offers significantly faster speeds and better performance than Wi-Fi 5 routers. It also features adaptive QoS used to prioritize gaming traffic, ensuring that gamers always have a smooth and lag-free gaming experience.

Looks and Features

The router embodies a sleek and futuristic design that perfectly matches its gaming-focused functionality. It comes with four external antennas and a number of LEDs that indicate the status of the router and the Wi-Fi connection. The adjustable antennas are also suitable for optimal signal strength.

The router is also relatively compact and lightweight, making it easy to place on a shelf or desk. It also has a number of mounting options, so you can mount it on a wall if needed.

Ease of Use

Setting up a new router can be daunting, however, the TUF Gaming AX6000 is very easy to set up and use. The router comes with a quick start guide that walks you through the setup process. So whether you’re a tech geek or new to the tech world, you’ll find it easy to customize and manage your network settings. Additionally, the router’s web-based interface is well-designed and easy to navigate.


Network Standard IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11b/g
WiFi 4 (802.11n/ac/ax
AX Technology Yes
Data 802.11a: up to 54 Mbps
802.11b: up to 11 Mbps
802.11g: up to 54 Mbps
Antenna External antenna x 6
Transmit/Receive 2.4GHz/5GHz
Processor 2.0 GHz quad-core
Memory 256 MB Flash, 512 MB
Boosts speed OFDMA
Beamforming: standard-based and universal
1024-QAM high data rate
20/40/80/160 MHz bandwidth
Ports RJ45 for 2.5 Gigabits BaseT for WAN x 1, RJ45 for 2.5 Gigabits BaseT for LAN x 1, RJ45 for Gigabits BaseT for LAN x 4, USB 3.2 Gen 1 x 1,
Button WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Button

Final Verdict

Overall, I’m quite impressed with the ASUS TUF Gaming AX6000 Router. With its impressive design, top-notch performance, and advanced functionalities, this router aims to provide a seamless and lag-free gaming experience while delivering fast and reliable internet connectivity to all connected devices.

Design/build: 5/5
Features: 4/5
Price: 4/5

The ASUS TUF Gaming AX6000 Router is available for purchase at Wootware and can be purchased by simply following the link

review supplied by ASUS South Africa