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Availability: common


FCC approval date: 19 July 2011
Country of manuf.: China

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Type: wireless router

Industry Canada ID: 3568A-RTN10U

Power: 12 VDC, 1 A
Connector type: barrel

CPU1: Broadcom BCM5356U (300 MHz)
FLA1: 8 MiB
8,388,608 B
65,536 Kib
8,192 KiB
64 Mib
0.00781 GiB
(Winbond W25Q64BVSSIG)
RAM1: 32 MiB
33,554,432 B
262,144 Kib
32,768 KiB
256 Mib
0.0313 GiB
(ESMT M13S2561616A-5T)

Expansion IFs: USB 2.0
USB ports: 1
Serial: yes

WI1 chip1: Broadcom BCM5356U
WI1 802dot11 protocols: bgn
WI1 MIMO config: 1x1:1
WI1 antenna connector: RP-SMA

ETH chip1: Broadcom BCM5356U
Switch: Broadcom BCM5356U
LAN speed: 100M
LAN ports: 4
WAN speed: 100M
WAN ports: 1


Stock bootloader: CFE

Stock FW OS: Linux

Third party firmware supported: Oleg-ng (wl500g) • (List), Tomato (Shibby) • (DLs) • (List)

Default SSID: ASUS (88 addl. devices)
Default IP address:
the IP is used by 1167 additional devices
of which 153 are ASUS devices
Default login user: admin
Default login password: admin
admin:admin credentials used by 1200 additional devices
of which 166 are ASUS devices

802dot11 OUI: F4:6D:04 (3 E, 4 W, 2011)
Ethernet OUI: F4:6D:04 (3 E, 4 W, 2011)

For a list of all currently documented Broadcom chipsets with specifications, see Broadcom.

Wireless-N150 Router

Product page  • Support page  • Downloads

This device is BCM5356U (333MHz MIPS 74K) based like the RT-N10U B

The default clock of the BCM5356U in this unit seems to be 300MHz.

OEM: SGE (Shenzhen Gongjin Electronics Co.,Ltd.)


  • Powerful and wide coverage with 5 dBi antenna.
  • Bandwidth allocation and access control with 4 SSIDs.
  • No more dead spots at home with repeater mode.
  • Easy wireless printing by All-in-One printer server.


F4:6D:04 OUI

Forum threads[edit]

overclocking the CPU to @500MHz and upgrading the RAM to 64MB
nvram set clkfreq=480,160,80 # +8% CPU or
nvram set clkfreq=500,200,100 # +25% CPU
nvram commit

Jan 1 04:00:02 kernel: CPU: BCM5357 rev 1 at 480 MHz
Jan 1 04:00:02 kernel: Using 240.000 MHz high precision timer

system type	: Broadcom BCM5357 chip rev 1 pkg 8
processor	: 0
cpu model	: MIPS 74K V4.9
BogoMIPS	: 239.10

Part datasheets[edit]