TomatoUSB Router Compatibility table


Tomato USB is an alternative Linux-based firmware for powering Broadcom-based ethernet routers. It is a modification of the famous Tomato firmware, with additional built-in support for USB port, wireless-N mode support, support for several newer router models, and various enhancements.

Tomato USB supports many Broadcom-based routers from Asus, Linksys, Buffalo, Netgear and other manufacturers. See the documentation about the different build types for more details and for the list of models supported.

  • Firmware replacement with full LAN/WAN/WiFi support
  • WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n, Dual-Band, LAN up to Gigabit
  • NAS support: external USB storage, with file sharing on LAN and WAN (supports FAT/FAT32, EXT2/EXT3 and NTFS)
  • Print server: access USB printer from LAN
  • VPN support (through OpenVPN, both client and server mode)
  • Media server DLNA
  • Nice and easy to use GUI
  • Installation of custom packages from Optware (P2P clients, proxy, web server, etc.)
  • Graphical bandwidth usage monitor
  • Very advanced QOS configuration
  • Access restrictions
  • Advanced wireless configurations (WDS, wireless client modes, etc.)

The table below shows the availability for each router compatible with kernel 2.6 builds:
RouterCPUK26K24K26 Editions/Notes
Asus RT-N10R2YesNoNoUSB (only build 52 and earlier!)
Asus RT-N12R2YesNoNoUSB
Asus RT-N16R2YesNoAll
Asus WL500GP v1/v2R1YesYesAll
Asus WL500WR1YesYesAll
Asus WL500G DeluxeR1YesYesAll
Asus WL520GUR1YesYesLite or NoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only
Buffalo WHR-G54SR1YesYesNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only
Buffalo WHR-HP-G54R1YesYesNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only
D-Link DIR-320R1YesYesNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only
Linksys E1000 v1R2YesNoNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only
Linksys E2000R2YesNoE2000 (special E2000 Std build required)
Linksys E3000R2YesNoE3000 (special E3000 Ext or VPN build required)
Linksys E4200R2YesNoE4200 (special E4200 Ext or VPN build required). No 5GHz support
Linksys WRT160N v1R1YesYesNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only
Linksys WRT160N v3R2YesNoNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only
Linksys WRT300N v1R1YesYesNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only
Linksys WRT310N v1R1YesYesNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only
Linksys WRT310N v2R2YesNoNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) only (same as WRT160N v3)
Linksys WRT320NR2YesNoNoUSB
Linksys WRT54G-TMR1YesYesAll
Linksys WRT54-GL,-GS v1-v4R1YesYesNoUSB-Std (4MB flash) or All (8MB flash)
Linksys WRT610Nv2R2YesNoAll
Linksys WRTSL54GSR1YesYesAll
Netgear WNR2000 v2R2YesNoNoUSB-Mini
Netgear WNR3500 LR2YesNoAll
Netgear WNR3500 v2 / UR2YesNoNoUSB-Mini
Ovislink WL1600GLR1YesYesAll
ZTE ZXV10 H618BR1YesYesAll
More info @ TomatoUSB


jkroon said...

Nice information I agree Tomato firmware is the best among Linux base router.

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