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Welcome to the Asuswrt-Merlin project website

Asuswrt-Merlin is a third party alternative firmware for Asus routers, with a special emphasis on tweaks and fixes rather than radical changes or collecting as many features as possible.



Main interface

Last update: 02-Dec-2023.
Model Stable Beta
RT-AC68U 386.12_4
RT-AC88U 386.12_4
RT-AC3100 386.12_4
RT-AC5300 386.12_4
RT-AC86U 386.12_4
RT-AX58U 3004.388.5_0
RT-AX86U 3004.388.5_0
RT-AX88U 3004.388.5_0
GT-AC2900 386.12_4
GT-AX11000 3004.388.5_0
RT-AX68U 3004.388.5_0
GT-AXE11000 3004.388.5_0
ZenWiFi Pro XT12 3004.388.5_0
GT-AX6000 3004.388.5_0
GT-AXE16000 3004.388.5_0
GT-AX11000_PRO 3004.388.5_0
RT-AX86U_PRO 3004.388.5_0
RT-AX88U_PRO 3004.388.5_0

No longer supported:  
RT-N66U 380.70
RT-AC66U 380.70
RT-AC56U 384.6
RT-AC87U 384.13_10
RT-AC3200 384.13_10
RT-AX56U 388.2_2


Familiar interface

Retains the same user interface as in the original firmware, with enhancements.

Easy to install

Just flash it like an original firmware update. Your existing settings will even be preserved.

Advanced customization

You can customize the configuration file of most services like dnsmasq and Samba.

Extend it

Dozens of applications are available through the Entware software repository.

Enhance your network

Install an ad-blocker, or force your devices to use a filtering DNS service.

Retain original features

Advanced features such as Adaptive QoS or AiMesh are still functional.

Click here for a more detailed list.