ASUS today announced USB-AC68, a pocket-sized dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi USB 3.0 adapter with AC1900-class performance that offers an instant wireless networking upgrade for a laptop or desktop PC. With a 3×4 MIMO configuration and ASUS AiRadar beamforming for optimum reception, USB-AC68 delivers ultra-fast Wi-Fi performance â€” up to 1300Mbps on the 5GHz frequency band and 600Mbps on the 2.4GHz band. USB-AC68 has two internal antennas plus two external 3-position folding antennas that help improve reception in any environment. In order to remove potential data bottlenecks, USB-AC68 uses a USB 3.0 interface, which is up to 10 times (10X) faster than USB 2.0. USB-AC68 has a stylish and futuristic design, featuring a black and red color scheme, and it comes with a handy cradle for desktop use.
– Stylish USB 3.0 wireless adapter provides an instant upgrade to dual-band 802.11ac AC1900-class Wi-Fi for laptops or desktop PCs
– Powerful 3×4 MIMO design with dual 3-position external antennas and ASUS AiRadar Beamforming for outstanding Wi-Fi reception
– USB 3.0 interface with up to 10X-faster data-transfer speeds than USB 2.0 allows full 802.11ac performance benefits
Pricey but that’s what you pay to enhance your reception, plus the antenna looks pretty good to use for cable management. 😛