Asus RT-AC85P Router Setup - Brief Guide

Asus RT-AC85P Router Setup

Asus RT-AC85P is a dual-band gaming router. It can offer a high-speed Wi-Fi performance of up to 2400 Mbps. The router’s MU-MIMO technology allows multiple users to download simultaneously. You can quickly set up parental controls using the router interface and restrict the Internet activities of any user. Scroll down this page to get Asus RT-AC85P router setup.

Let’s now look into the Asus RT-AC85P router set up.

Setting Up The Router:

If you already have a modem set up, unplug the power cable from that device.

  • Take the Ethernet network cable and connect one of its ends to a LAN port on the modem. Next, plug in your power cable and turn it on.
  • Now, you have to connect the other end of the same Ethernet network cable from the modem to the WAN port of your Asus router.
  • Plug the power cable into the router, connect it to the power supply, and turn it on.
  • Make sure that all the following status lights are in the ON position on the router.
  • Power LED
  • Internet LED
  • Wi-Fi LED

Now, you have completed the hardware part of the Asus RT-AC85P router set up. Continue with the next section to install the router.

NOTE: We will be looking into the steps for installation using the Asus Router app on an iPhone.

  • First, open the Asus Router app on your iPhone.
  • Next, tap the Enable Wi-Fi
  • You will now see the Enabling Wi-Fi… Now, follow the on-screen instructions until you see the screen with the ASUS (Connected) message. Then, tap that message.
  • Wait patiently until you see the Welcome You will find that it is the Quick Internet Setup screen.
  • Tap theStart button on that screen.
  • On the screen that displays next, generate a Network Name and Password.
  • Follow the instructions until you reach the Configure Login Here, you need to generate a new administrator password.
  • Confirm the password and tap the Done
  • Tap the Nextbutton and wait patiently until the router gets detected.
  • Now, log into the Asus router. From here, you can adjust and manage the router settings based on your preferences.
  • You have now completed the Asus RT-AC85P router setup.