RG54GS2

Overview

Features & Benefits


  • Built-in printer server to share your USB printer via wireless and wired network.
  • Built-in 4 ports Fast Ethernet switch: 10/100Mbps MDI/MDIX auto-sensing.
  • One 10/100Mps WAN RJ45 port to connect with DSL/Cable modem for broadband Internet access.
  • DHCP server to automatically assign and manage LAN IP addresses.
  • Built-in NAT function: allow multiple PCs and devices to share one Internet connection.
  • Over 90Mbps routing speed via wired network.
  • Web-based user interface for easy-to-use configuration and management via Internet brower.
  • Built-in firewall to keep you from malicous softwares and viruses.
  • Provide 64/128bit WEP and WPA wireless security ecryption technologies to protect your wireless communication.
  • VPN support: pass through of PPTP, L2TP, and IPSec.
  • Easy to upgrade: firmware upgrade can be operated via web-basde UI and MSI upgrade software.
  • High speed for wireless LAN connection: support both IEEE 802.11b and 802.11g. Up to 54 Mbps data rate in 802.11g network.
  • Seamless roaming between the IEEE 802.11b and 802.11g WLAN infrastructure.
  • Support auto fallback data rate: 6/12/18/24/36/48/54 Mbps in 802.11g mode; 1/2/5.5/11Mbps in 802.11b mode.


Hardware and Port Characteristic

LAN Port

4 x RJ45, 10/100 Mbps with Auto-MDI/MDIX

WAN Port

1 x RJ45, 10/100 Mbps with Auto-MDI/MDIX

USB Port

1 x USB Jack (type A), USB 2.0 Compliant

Input Power

DC 5V2A



Wireless Support

Standard

IEEE 802.11b / 802.11g

Data Rate

6/12/18/24/36/48/54Mbps in 802.11g mode
1/2/5.5/11Mbps in 802.11b mode

Operating Frequency

2.4GHz

Range Coverage

Per cell indoors approx. 35-100 meters
Per cell outdoors up to 100-300 meters

Antenna

2 dBi antenna x 1

Antenna Connector

R-SMA female x 1

Number of Channels

America/ FCC: 2.412~2.462GHz (11 Channels)
Japan/ TELEC: 2.412~2.484GHz (14 Channels)
Europe/ ETSI: 2.412~2.472GHz (13 Channels)

Security

WEP encryption and WPA supported

 


Environment, Certification and Reliability

Operating Temperature

Temperature: 0~40oC, Humidity:
10%~90% non-condensing

Storage Temperature

Temperature: -20~70oC, Humidity:
0~95% non-condensing

EMC/Safety

FCC, CE, DGT



Operational & Functional Characteristic

Firmware Platform MSI Proprietary Kernel
Management Method Web-based
Supported WAN Type

Static IP Address
Dynamic IP Address (DHCP Client)
PPP over Ethernet
Multi-session PPP over Ethernet (For Japan only)
PPTP
L2TP

Connection Scheme Connect on Demand / Auto-Disconnect
Manually Connect/Disconnect
Auto Reconnect
NAT Functionality
One-to-Many NAT
One-to-One NAT
Virtual Server
Special Application
DMZ Host
Access Control MAC-level Access Control
Inbound/Outbound IP Filter
Domain Access Control
Firewall NAT Firewall with SPI mode
DoS Detection
Event Logging On-web logging
Syslog supported
Email Alert
VPN Supporting IPSec, PPTP, LT2P Pass-Through
Routing Static Route
Upgrade Method Web-based
Windows Application
Other Features DDNS Supported
UPnP Supported
SNMP Supported

Front View

1.

Power LED

The Green light grows to indicate the power adapter is connected.
2.
Status LED
The Green light indicates the status of RG54GS2.
3.
WAN LED
The Green lightgrows when connect to a xDSL/Cable modem or Ethernet device. The LED blinks during data transmission.
4.
Reset Button
Press and hold (using a pointed object, such as a stretched clip) this button longer than a second to restart the RG54GS2. Longer than 5 seconds will reload the factory default settings.
5.
WLAN LED
The Green lightgrows to indicate the status of RG54GS2's wireless network.
6.
USB LED
The Green light grows when a USB printer connects to the USB port.
7.
LAN LEDs
The Green light grows when a computer/device connected to respective port. The LED blinks during data transmission.


Rear View

1.

Datachable Antenna

Standard Reverse SMA Type
2.
USB Printer Port
The USB1.1 port is used to connect the printer to provide print server function.
3.
Power Jack
Connect the enclosed power adapter to provide power to the RG54GS2.
4.
LAN Ports
The RG54GS2 provides four 10/100Mbps RJ-45 ports,allowing connection to computers and other network devices.
5.
WAN Port
The 10/100Mbps Ethernet port provides connection to your xDSL/Cable Modem or Ethernet devices.

MSI Reminds You...

  1. The specifications may differ from areas and we keep the right to change without notice. Please check the specific Specification with your local dealers.
  2. The color of the product might be affected by photography and the monitor's setting, which might be different from the real product.

Specifications

The Specification may change without notice. The actual products sold are different from areas. Please check the detailed Specification with your local dealers.

Awards

Best Buy - Zhelezo
Date: 2006-00
Title: Best Buy
Review: -
Media: Zhelezo
Country: Russia
Design Award
 - PC3 Magazine
Date: 2006-00
Title: Design Award
Review: -
Media: PC3 Magazine
Country: Malawi
Editor's Choice - ComputerPress
Date: 2006-00
Title: Editor's Choice
Review: -
Media: ComputerPress
Country: Russia
Propriety of The Price - Hard'nSoft
Date: 2005-00
Title: Propriety of The Price
Review: -
Media: Hard'nSoft
Country: Russia

BIOS

Driver

Win 98,Win NT

!Special Note:

The Drivers provided here are exclusively for MSI products only. MSI takes no responsibility for any damage resulted from improper usage or lack of technical expertise.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
USB Print Server Driver for RG54GS2
Description This driver is for printer server.
Supported OS: Win98SE/NT
Note: Operating under Win98/2000/XP doesn't need any driver.
Version
Type Wireless LAN Drivers Release Date 2005-07-01
OS Win 98
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note
USB Print Server Driver for RG54GS2
Description This driver is for printer server.
Supported OS: Win98SE/NT
Note: Operating under Win98/2000/XP doesn't need any driver.
Version
Type Wireless LAN Drivers Release Date 2005-07-01
OS Win NT
Download download File Size 0 MB
Note

Manual

!Special Note:

MSI™ provides user manuals (in PDF format) here for download. You can use Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) to open them.

An easy guide for you to assemble your PC step by step, please refer to "Quick Installation Guide".


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Version Language File Size Download Release Date
1.0 Traditional Chinese 3.7 MB download 2005-11-08
1.0 German 2.13 MB download 2005-09-27
1.0 French 2.15 MB download 2005-09-27
1.0 English 3.55 MB download 2005-07-01

Firmware

!Special Note:

The DEVICE FIRMWARES contained here are exclusively for MSI product only. MSI assumes no responsibility for any damages resulting from improper use or lack of technical expertise.

!Attention:

Users who download firmware from here (not using Live Update) should use the flash utility included in the downloaded compressed file when doing the firmware update. To avoid firmware update failure, please do not use older versions of the update utility or utilities not provided by MSI.


Update firmware will wipe all data on tablet. MSI strongly recommends that user should prepare a backup before proceeding with firmware upgrade.

We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
RG54GS2 Firmware
Description RG54GS2 Firmware R1.97f2 release


1. Fix DHCP clients can't get IP from external server of WDS through the WDS bridge.


Firmware upgrade procedure :
1 unzips new firmware and saves to your computer.
2 remove Ethernet cable from WAN port.
3 unplug and plug RG54GS2 power adapter.
4 enter web page (default is 192.168.1.254)
5 find firmware upgrade function in system page
6 Click Browse to point to the firmware file, and then click Upgrade to start.
7 waiting for finish.

PS. Don't unplug power before device restart
Version
Type Firmware Release Date 2006-05-12
Download download File Size 1.42 MB
Note

Quick Guide

\"!\"Special Note:

MSI™ provides user manuals (in PDF format) here for download. You can use Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) to open them.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Version Language File Size Download Release Date
1.0 English 21.11 MB download 2005-07-01

Data Sheet

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MSI™ provides user manuals (in PDF format) here for download. You can use Adobe Acrobat Reader (Adobe's WEB Site) to open them.


We suggest using Chrome, Firefox 3.0 or IE 8.0 above browsers to download BIOS, Drivers, etc.
Version Language File Size Download Release Date
1.0 English 0 MB download 2005-07-01

FAQ

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