Wi-Fi 6 Gigabit Wireless Router


Wi-Fi 6 Gigabit Router in Your Pocket

Wi-Fi 6 Travel Router

Slate AX (GL-AXT1800) is our first Wi-Fi 6 travel router that comes with IPQ6000 1.2GHz quad-core processor. With the latest Wi-Fi 6 technology, you can enjoy more capacity for connected devices and faster wireless speed on the road or at home.

Max. 600 Mbps (2.4GHz) + 1200 Mbps (5GHz) Fast Wi-Fi Speeds
OpenVPN speed up to 120 Mbps; WireGuard speed up to 550 Mbps
Support Openwrt 21.02 , DFS and file sharing
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Runs on OpenWrt 21.02

Slate AX runs on the latest OpenWrt 21.02 operating system (Kernel version 4.4.60), with mass device connection capabilities, and significantly reduced signal interference. You can customize the router and install applications based on your preferences.

Fast and Secure Browsing with VPN Encryption

Supporting OpenVPN and WireGuard®, Slate AX allows you to browse securely when on public wi-fi, work remotely when abroad, and access geo-restricted sites. Set up your VPN on the admin panel and shield the network on all connected devices. With saved settings, you won't have to set it up again every time.

WireGuard® is a registered trademark of Jason A.Donenfeld.

Max. 550Mbps

Max. 120Mbps
* Tests conducted on a local network. Real world speeds may differ depending on your network configuration.
* OpenVPN and WireGuard speeds will be slower when running the device as a server. Results above are in client mode.
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Sophisticated Hardware Design

Slate AX is engineered to be a powerful and efficiently compact device. Its retractable antennas are both powerful and space-efficient for travel-friendly storage, and its enclosure holes pattern is both eye-catching and perfect for heat dissipation.

The device comes with a powerful CPU, Type-C power supply, USB 3.0 port, 3 gigabit ports, and a TF card slot that supports up to 512GB. Slate AX is ideal for file sharing and installing third-party applications that suit your needs.

GL-AXT1800 Ports

Portable Wi-Fi 6 Router

Slate AX offers powerful Wi-Fi 6 network connection with a dual-band combined Wi-Fi speed of 1800 Mbps (600 Mbps for 2.4GHz and 1200 Mbps for 5GHz). Enhance Wi-Fi performance with MU-MIMO, OFDMA, BSS color and able to connect to up to 120 devices simultaneously.

Access Your Local Network Storage from Anywhere

Our local network storage feature supports SAMBA and WebDav protocol. By plugging an external USB hard disc into the router, you can create a private network to store and share your documents. No matter for work or family, you can benefit from easy file access. Save space on your devices by storing photos and videos on the network; you can also use NAS to backup all your files to prevent data loss.

Enjoy Lag-Free Gaming With Superior Speed
Portable Wi-Fi for Frequent Travelers
Enjoy Lag-Free Gaming With Superior Speed
Protect Your Privacy on Public Wi-Fi Network
Enjoy Lag-Free Gaming With Superior Speed
Wi-Fi 6 Coverage for Your Sweet Home

DFS Certification in US, UK, Europe & Japan*

Slate AX is approved to use DFS (Dynamic Frequency Selection), letting the router's 5GHz network use additional frequencies normally reserved by military, satellite, and weather radar applications. The selection of additional channels can lower network congestion under high density network environments.

*5G Wi-Fi Band 2 (5250Hz-5350Hz) is currently unavailable in Japan

Get Your 5G Network Up and Running

Use Slate AX together with the GL-M2 Development Board which is designed to connect you to a 5G network and give you the internet you deserve. With a built-in SIM card slot, the GL-M2 Development Board serves as a 5G modem for your router to get your internet up and running, whether you are residing in a remote area with no internet access or traveling on the road. Even better, the GL-M2 Development Board features multi-WAN, supporting failover and load balancing to keep you connected at all times.

Protected by Multiple Layers of Security

WPA3 protocol

The latest Wi-Fi security protocol with extensive improvements including preventive measures against password brute-force attacks, user-to-user snooping, and individualized encryption in public Wi-Fi networks.

DNS over HTTPS & DNS over TLS

Protecting domain name system traffic and preventing data eavesdropping from malicious parties, advertising platforms, and ISPs by encrypting plaintext DNS traffic using HTTPS and TLS protocols.

AdGuard Home

Using a DNS server for blocking unwanted tracking and includes a user-friendly web interface to filter selected digital advertisements.


The latest internet protocol, featuring built-in authentication for privacy protection, eliminating the need for network address translation, and featuring an improvement in a simplified and efficient routing.

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  • What Our Beta Testers are Saying

    Wi-Fi 6
    Wi-Fi 6
    Gigabit Ethernet
    Type-C Power Port
    Power Port
    USB 3.0 Port
    USB 3.0
    OpenWrt Pre-installed
    VPN Client/Server
    VPN Client /
    AdGuard Home
    AdGuard Home
    Local Network Storage


    Interface1 x WAN Ethernet port
    2 x LAN Ethernet ports
    1 x USB 3.0 port
    1 x Type-C power port
    1 x MicroSD card slot (Max.512GB)
    1 x Reset button
    1 x Toggle button
    CPUIPQ6000 1.2GHz Quad-core Processor
    Memory / StorageDDR3L 512MB / NAND Flash 128MB
    ProtocolIEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax
    Wi-Fi Speed600Mbps (2.4GHz), 1200Mbps (5GHz)
    Ethernet Speed10/100/1000Mbps
    Antennas2 x undetachable external Wi-Fi antennas
    Power InputType-C, 5V/4A
    Power Consumption<8.75W
    Operating Temperature0 ~ 40°C (32 ~ 104°F)
    Storage Temperature-20 ~ 70°C (-4 ~ 158°F)
    Dimension / Weight125 x 82 x 36mm / 245g
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