ASUS RT-AX86U router setup for GeForce NOW

Updated 09/29/2021 01:14 PM

ASUS RT-AX86U router setup for GeForce NOW

ASUS RT-AX86U router setup for GeForce NOW

ASUS RT-AX86U is a recommended router for GeForce NOW. The router QoS has been developed by ASUS in partnership with NVIDIA to deliver an optimal GeForce NOW gaming experience. The router is optimized for low latency and near zero packet and frame loss resulting in best in class online gaming experience.

To start with a newly purchased ASUS RT-AX86U router, please follow the manufacturer’s instructions on how to set up, configure, and connect your router to the Internet.

NVIDIA recommends connecting your gaming device to the router’s available LAN port; CAT6/CAT5E Ethernet cables are preferred. If you wish to connect your gaming device over WiFi, NVIDIA recommends 5GHz spectrum.

Configuring ASUS RT-AX86U router for GeForce NOW:

1. Access your router web UI page:

2. Select Adaptive QoS

3. Select QoS Tab

4. Enable GeForce NOW UPnP control

5. Enable QoS

6. Enable QoS Type: GeForce NOW

7. Determine your upload and download speed. You can obtain your Internet speed from your ISP provider or by running a web based speed measurement application such as

8. Update your Upload/Download Bandwidth in accordance with your Internet speed results.

9. Apply your changes

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