The ASUS DSL-N17U ADSL/VDSL wireless modem router is stylish, truly multi-functional, and has reliable performance. It can connect to the internet using either the Ethernet or DSL WAN (Wide Area Network) ports, allowing customers to use it as a either a modem router or a standalone wireless router. Compatible with ADSL2/2+, ADSL, VDSL2, fiber and cable services.
Equipped with powerful hardware NAT acceleration and built-in Gigabit Ethernet, the DSL-N17U gives you full Gigabit internet performance, with a WAN-to-LAN throughput performance of over 900 Mbps.
Two USB 2.0 ports allow the DSL-N17U to share printers and scanners over a network, and it can also operate as high-speed NAS (Network Attached Storage) device when external storage is connected.
The easy-to-use ASUSWRT graphical user interface unlocks the power of the DSL-N17U giving robust control to optimize your network for you. 30-second set-up and easy traffic management means even network newbies can enjoy its sophisticated features, while power users will love its Download Master, IPv6 support, multiple wireless SSIDs and secure VPN access. Two WAN ports for DSL and Ethernet offer double the choice The DSL-N17U has two WAN (Wide Area Network) ports, allowing it to be used as a standalone router when not operating as a DSL modem router. You can choose which mode suits your needs at any time, reducing cost and clutter by not having to buy separate power-consuming devices. Whether for a basic home setup or a full wireless network, this dual-WAN design gives you total flexibility.
Enhanced signal range and stability
ASUS AiRadar intelligently improves wireless connections using beamforming technology, and exclusive ASUS RF fine-tuning. This ensures extended coverage, dynamic data speed increases, and enhanced stability.
Gigabit Internet browsing with hardware NAT
Equipped with a powerful hardware NAT acceleration engine and built-in Gigabit Ethernet, the DSL-N17U gives you full Gigabit performance. Its WAN-to-LAN throughput performance is over 900 Mbps, which is more than 4.5 times that of traditional software-based NAT Gigabit routers. This reduces the possibility of bottlenecks on fast internet connections.
Add external storage, printers, and other devices to your network
Make DSL-N17U your media and device center. With built-in two USB ports, connect external storage drives, printers, scanners and many other USB-enabled devices to share with your networked PCs. Having your devices networked, lets you access them easier than ever before.
Robust control and optimization with DSL ASUSWRT
With the DSL-ASUSWRT dashboard UI, setup, monitor, and control network applications all in one intuitive area. The whole-new dashboard interface lets you manage all clients and settings via a single graphical interface, and provides 1-click updates. Try our ASUSWRT.
ASUS AiCloud – Your world on demand
ASUS AiCloud keeps you connected to your data wherever and whenever you have an internet connection. It links your home network and online web storage service and lets you access it through the AiCloud mobile app on your iOS or Android smartphone or through a personalized URL in a web browser. Learn more.
Download and stream anywhere
Download Master and enhanced media server let you download and play multimedia files stored on router-attached USB storage on a wide range of compatible devices such as PC, pad, PS4, Xbox, and smart TV. Download Master can also download files while your PC is turned off, and allows you to manage and monitor download status remotely.
Better online multitasking at up to 300,000 sessions
Massive online multitasking at up 300,000 concurrent data sessions gives you 20 times the capacity of mainstream routers, allowing for great performance with no slowdown even during heavy traffic sessions. Multiple downloads occur at the same time to create a smoother user experience. More data sessions translate into quicker and buffer-less HD streaming plus lag-free online gaming even while you download content, so you can do more without compromising your online lifestyle.
VPN server and VPN client support
DSL-N17U offers a simple VPN server and VPN client setup to access a home network or the internet privately and securely. Easily set up a VPN server with PPTP protocol support with no need for paid VPN services or a dedicated VPN server. DSL-N17U also turns your network-connected devices into VPN-enabled clients via PPTP and L2TP protocols without additional VPN software required.
We offer an express next day delivery service. For this, please ensure your order is placed prior to 12noon the day before delivery is required. (Subject to availability)
Delivery on all items retailing at £249.99 and above will be delivered free of charge.*
Any items under £249.99 will incur a £14.99 delivery charge.
You are welcome to collect your purchase(s) at any time during Powerhouse opening hours from the Customer Collection Depot at Queens Road. If it is more convenient for you to collect from our Don Street store, placing your order before 5pm will ensure your good(s) are ready for collection the following day. Please ensure that you bring your order confirmation reference and photographic ID i.e. passport, driving license or bus pass.
*Due to size and weight constraints Range Cookers and American Style Fridge Freezers incur a delivery charge of £79.99.
Disposal of an old American Style Fridge Freezer will incur a £30 charge, disposal of a standard sized fridge freezer will incur a £14.99 charge.
Please select your preferred delivery date and a member of the Powerhouse team will be in contact with confirmation of availability. As our delivery team for these larger appliances is sourced externally, we cannot guarantee your chosen date will be available but will liaise and confirm with you when would be most convenient. If you have purchased an American Style Fridge Freezer with a dispenser that needs to be connected up to the plumbing we can supply a plumber to do this, however, this would incur an additional charge.
Integrated appliances can be delivered any day Monday - Saturday, however if requiring installation, this is only available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. For this integrated installation service there is a charge of £79.99 per appliance.
We cannot modify the delivery address entered at the time of your order.
If an order is placed online with a delivery address that differs from the card registered address we will carry out security checks to protect you from fraud.
We think you'll be happy with your purchase but in case you need to return anything, we're here to make things as easy and straight-forward as possible for you.
That's why we offer a 28 days no-fuss returns policy from when you received the order.
All you have to do is return the item/s to us or we can arrange this on your behalf, normally within 5 days at no cost. If the item is in pristine condition we will offer a full refund or a replacement if preferred.
If you would like to return an appliance, simply call the team on 01534 505 460 or email us firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Products we're unable to cancel, refund or exchange
We can't offer refunds or exchanges, unless faulty or not as described, on the following item is:
Where a product has been specially ordered for you, unless faulty, we're unable to refund or offer an exchange. We're unable to accept cancellations for these orders, unless within 48 hours of the order being placed. We'll make this clear when you place your order.
This does not affect your statutory rights.
We want you to be happy with your purchase. If you're not, just return the product to us or to one of our shops, following the instructions above, and we'll exchange or refund it to the credit or debit card of the person who originally placed and paid for the order. Please see below for products excluded from this policy.
Under the Distance Selling Regulations, if you buy online or by phone, your consumer rights entitle you to a full refund if you request one in writing within 7 working days of receipt. This includes any delivery charge, but excludes the products listed as exceptions below.