RT2600ac

Synology Router RT2600ac

Blazing-fast Wi-Fi with up to 2.53Gbps combined wireless bandwidth to supercharge your network. RT2600ac is a powerful wireless router for homes and small offices seeking to work and play smarter, featuring comprehensive VPN solutions, enhanced security, and flexible media and file sharing capabilities.

Engineered for performance

Supporting MU-MIMO and the latest 802.11ac wave 2 standard, RT2600ac enables up to 800Mbps and 1733Mbps on the 2.4GHz and 5GHz radios respectively. Reach 2Gbps combined bandwidth with Dual WAN, and easily optimize your network with minimal performance loss even with Layer 7 traffic control.

CPU
1.7GHz Dual Core

Powerful Wi-Fi
Quad Stream, Dual Band

AC2600, Wave 2
With MU-MIMO & Beamforming

Layer 4 & 7
Hardware Acceleration Engine

Top software experience

Synology Router Manager (SRM) powers the RT2600ac to keep things simplified yet extensively tunable. Easily monitor and adjust your network, even on mobile devices with DS router.

Available on the App Store and Google Play

Quick and easy setup

Synology Router RT1900ac is designed to simplify the initial setup process. Simply plug it into your existing modem, enter router.synology.com in a web browser, and follow the interactive installation guide to finish.

1. Connect cables according to the included installation Note

2. With a computer connected to Synology Router, open a web browser and go to router.synology.com

3. Complete the installation guide, and your Synology Router will be ready!

Powerful connectivity management

For advanced home users and company admins, Synology Router Manager 1.1 delivers tools to manage connectivity so your network runs smoothly and just the way you want.

Robust connectivity with Beamforming

Traditional routers broadcast wireless signals in all directions, regardless of the position of your laptop or smartphone. With smart Beamforming technology, Synology Router RT1900ac focuses wireless signals toward up to six supported devices, reducing latency, economizing power consumption, and improving wireless range.

Failover And Load Balancing

Smart Connect

Not sure which devices should connect to the 2.4 and 5 GHz bands? With Synology's Smart Connect wireless technology, devices are connected to the most appropriate band automatically according to preset or customizable criteria, letting users experience the best Wi-Fi without worrying about technical details.

Failover And Load Balancing

Protect your network

In addition to standard security tools like denial-of-service blocking and firewall management, Synology Router Manager delivers innovative tools to help protect your network from outside attacks.

Content filtering & monitoring

Application Layer QoS and Traffic Report

Application Layer or Layer 7, Quality of Service control shows the bandwidth consumed by individual applications and devices. Restrict the amount of bandwidth for specific applications, without affecting the rest, and generate traffic usage reports sorted by application and device.

Intelligent Web Filtering and Parental Controls

Instead of traditional URL-based web filtering, SRM does so during DNS lookup. Easily block out thousands of sites with built-in Google SafeSearch integration and a constantly updated database of customizable website categories.

VPN Plus

Keep your network's internal services and resources hardened against direct access while still allowing work from home or a remote location with VPNs. Easily deploy a wide range of VPN solutions and manage access permissions and bandwidth allowances.

Synology SSL VPN

Secure and fast, Synology's SSL VPN solution requires minimal setup on Windows, Mac, Ubuntu, iOS, and Android, making rapid deployment as easy as logging into a web portal.

WebVPN

Clientless WebVPN for centralized access to company intranets and web backends. Easily login from anywhere with only a browser for a secured connection.

Comprehensive protocols

Additionally supports SSTP, OpenVPN, L2TP/IPSec, and PPTP VPN server options to satisfy your specific network requirements.

Stay protected

In addition to standard security tools like denial-of-service protection and firewall management, SRM delivers innovative tools and features to help protect your network from outside attacks.

Intrusion Prevention (beta)

Intrusion Detection System analyzes network traffic and logs all intrusion attempts, allowing for fine-tuning of your firewall rules with minimal performance impact. Intrusion Prevention System additionally blocks suspicious traffic based on customizable rules .

Security Advisor & QualysGuard

Monitor and check settings and system files for security issues and automatically apply recommended fixes. Synology utilizes the industry leading Qualysguard platform to detect and enhance security across all Synology operating systems.

Continuously updated

New vulnerabilities and exploits are discovered in the wild every day. Synology is committed to providing fast updates to keep device security up to date for maximum protection. SRM can automatically perform upgrades on a schedule for maximum convenience.

Manage, sync, back up, and more

With an external storage device or SD card, RT2600ac can become a private cloud server with Synology's Cloud Station Suite4, allowing easy access to files, photos, and even backups for multiple devices. Mac users also enjoy Time Machine compatibility. Connect devices with USB 3.0 to take advantage of RT2600ac's powerful connectivity.

Add-on Packages

SRM's modular design allows for a tailored and optimized experience to suit your needs.

Wi-Fi and DLNA Certified

Wave 2 ac and DLNA certified for maximum compatibility with your other devices.

Synology QuickConnect & DDNS

Simplified access management and connectivity.

Hardware Specifications 
CPUDual core 1.7 GHz
L4/L7 Hardware Acceleration Engine
Memory512 MB DDR3
Antenna type4x4 MIMO Omni-directional high-gain dipole (2.4GHz / 5GHz)
LAN portGigabit (RJ-45) x 4
Gigabit (RJ-45) x 3 (Dual WAN)
WAN portGigabit (RJ-45) x 1
Gigabit (RJ-45) x 2 (Dual WAN)
External PortsUSB 3.0 x 1
USB 2.0 x 1
SD card reader x 1 (SDXC, SDHC)
Button and switchWPS, USB/SD eject, Power, Reset, Wi-Fi On/Off
Appearance
Size (Height x Width x Depth)77 mm x 280 mm x 169 mm
Weight0.7 kg
Others
AC Input Power Voltage100V to 240V AC
Power Frequency50/60 Hz, Single Phase
Power Consumption*10.80 W (Access) 
7.94 W (Idle)
Temperature
Operating Temperature5°C to 40°C (40°F to 104°F)
Storage Temperature-20°C to 60°C (-5°F to 140°F)
Relative Humidity5% to 95% RH
CertificationFCC
CE
BSMI
VCCI Class B
RCM
KC
Wi-Fi CertificationCE
FCC
NCC
RCM
iDA
Warranty2 Years
Wireless
IEEE 802.11acIEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Simultaneous dual-band Wi-Fi
2.4GHz: 800Mbps
5GHz: 1.73Gbps
IEEE 802.11ac wave 2MU-MIMO
2x2 160 MHz (contiguous 80 + 80 MHz)
2x2 80 + 80 MHz (discontiguous)
Note2x2 160 MHz (contiguous 80 + 80 MHz) is not supported in Japan.
Beamforming
DFS
WDS
Schedulable Wi-Fi
WPS 2.0 (Wi-Fi Protected Setup 2.0)
3G/4G Dongle & Tethering (Learn more)
Maximum MAC filters64
Maximum connected devices100
NoteIn real-world testing, at least 120 devices can be concurrently connected to RT2600ac.
Not all of the connected 120 devices are transmitting data, some remained idle.
RT2600ac supports at least 100 connected devices concurrently transmitting data.
The numbers above are for reference only. Actual performance and behavior may depend on network environment and settings.
Network
Internet connectionDynamic IP, Static IP, PPPoE
Port forwardingSetup via manual management or UPnP
Maximum port forwarding rules64
Maximum UPnP rules64
Port triggering
Maximum port triggering rules32
Minimum port triggering timeout30s
Maximum port triggering timeout3600s
DMZ
IPv6IPv6 DHCP server/client, IPv6 tunneling
DHCPServer/client mode, client list, MAC address reservation
Maximum DHCP reservations500
LAN/WLAN IGMP snooping
VPNVPN server (WebVPN, SSL VPN, SSTP, OpenVPN, L2TP/IPSec, PPTP, Site-to-Site)
VPN client (PPTP, OpenVPN, L2TP/IPSec)
VPN pass-through (PPTP, IPSec, L2TP)
Policy route, Static route, Network Address Translation (NAT), PPPoE relay
Maximum IPv4 static routes100
Maximum IPv6 static routes100
Diagnosis toolsPing
Traceroute
Management
Operating systemSynology Router Manager (SRM)
Free OS upgrade
Anywhere access to SRMSynology QuickConnect & Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Operation modesWireless Router, Wireless AP, Wireless Repeater
Wake on LAN (WOL)
WOL over QuickConnect
Maximum connected devices100
NotificationEmail, SMS, push service (via DS router)
SSH
SNMP
Configuration backup & restore
User account management
Printer serverMaximum printer: 1
Parental Control
Maximum devices50
Customized Internet schedule
IPv4 DNS-based web-filter with built-in database
IPv4 Customized allow/block list
Maximum blocked URLs100
Maximum allowed URLs100
Default policy
Traffic Control
Internet ban, device speed & priority
Application layer (L7) quality of service (QoS)
Maximum device rules64
Maximum application rules per device32
Traffic Monitor
Live view
Historical statisticsDaily, Weekly, Monthly, Annual
Website history
Traffic Report
Schedulable
Traffic analysis periodDaily, Weekly, Monthly, Annual
Export formats.CSV, .HTML
Security
Wi-Fi encryptionWEP, WPA/WPA2-Personal, WPA/WPA2-Enterprise
Wi-Fi MAC address filter
Firewall/SPI Firewall
DoS Protection
Auto block
SSL certificate
Security Advisor
Mobile Apps
DS cloud (Android/iOS)
DS get (Android/iOS)
DS file (Android/iOS)
DS router (Android/iOS)Network traffic overview
Wi-Fi management
Parental Control
Traffic Control
Network security (firewall, port forwarding, Internet ban)
Wake on LAN
VPN Plus (Android/iOS)
USB/SD Card File Service
File SystemEXT4, FAT, NTFS, HFS+
Access supportFile explorer (via LAN only)
Web browsers: Chrome™, Firefox®, Internet Explorer®: 8 onwards, Safari® 7 onwards, Safari (iOS® 7 onwards on iPad®), Chrome (Android 4.0 onwards on tablets)
Mobile device: DS file
Protocol supportWindows file service (CIFS), Mac file service (AFP), FTP/FTPS, WebDAV
Apple Time Machine
Shared Folder privileges
Storage hibernation
Package Center
Cloud Station ServerSync data from multiple platforms, centralizing it on the router while easily keeping historical versions of important files.
Maximum Concurrent File Transfers128
NoteCloud Station ShareSync is not supported
DNS ServerHelps users find and translate domain names into IP addresses
Download StationSupported download protocols: BT/HTTP/FTP/NZB/eMule
Maximum concurrent download tasks50
Maximum concurrent BT download tasks20
Media Server (DLNA/UPnP®)Media indexing
DLNA Compliance
PS3/PS4/Xbox 360/Xbox One supported
RADIUS ServerProvides centralized authentication, authorization, and accounting for wireless network access
VPN Plus ServerEasily create and manage secure VPN access through a web browser or client. Supports various VPN services — WebVPN, SSL VPN, SSTP, OpenVPN, L2TP over IPSec, and PPTP.
Maximum Connections20
Site-to-Site VPN
Site-to-Site Tunnels10
Intrusion Prevention (Beta)Greatly enhance the security of your router with IDS and IPS systems, designed to safeguard your network against internet threats.
Intrusion Detection System (IDS)
Intrusion Prevention System (IPS)
Environment & Packaging
EnvironmentRoHS Compliant
Packaging ContentMain Unit
Antenna x 4
AC Power Adapter
RJ-45 LAN Cable
Quick Installation Guide