The EA6900 Smart Wi-Fi Dual Band AC1900 Router from Linksys features wireless AC technology offering enhanced wireless data transfer speeds able to reach further than traditional wireless protocols. Along with integrated wireless AC technology, this Linksys router supports both 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequencies making it possible to allocate less data intensive tasks such as web browsing and email to the 2.4GHz frequency, while keeping the faster 5GHz frequency open to tasks such as streaming HD content and transferring large files.
The Linksys EA6900 Dual Band Router also features four Gigabit Ethernet ports for a stable, wired connection option. Also found on the back of the router are one USB 2.0 port and one USB 3.0 port designed to support peripherals such as external hard drives and printers. Once connected, users throughout the network can access and utilize the attached devices.
Security is a major concern when administering a network, and the Linksys EA6900 covers all the bases. Setup and configure parental controls and guest access to limit user access to various parts of the network and the Internet. You can also utilize WEP, WPA, WPA-2 mixed, WPA2 personal, WPA2 enterprise, and Wi-Fi Protected Setup advanced encryption standards for enhanced network security.
Wireless AC Technology
The Linksys EA6900 uses the next generation Wireless AC technology for powerful networking.
Up to 4.3X Faster than Wireless N
With the Linksys EA6900 you experience speeds approximately 4.3x faster than Wireless N (N600+AC1300).
Dual Band 2.4 + 5 GHz
Double the bandwidth to maximize wireless throughput.
Focus the wireless signal from router to the client device for optimal performance.
Add external storage or other devices to share across your network. The integrated USB 3.0 port transfers data up to 10x faster than USB 2.0.
DLNA Certified Media Server
Easily search for and play media (video, music, images) across your network.
Wireless WPA/WPA2 encryption and SPI firewall help keep your network safely connected.
Easily secure your network while providing guests with Wi-Fi access.
Simple installation, no CD required.
Easily manage access to the Internet by device with ability to create schedule and specific websites. Monitor at home or while away with SMART Wi-Fi using your computer browser or smartphone.
Linksys Smart Wi-Fi
Enhanced wireless router web interface. Monitor and control your home network from anywhere using computer browser or smartphone.
Device Priority Quality of Service (QoS)
Wi-Fi traffic prioritization for smooth HD video performance.
Adjustable External Antennas
Adjust antennas for optimal wireless Wi-Fi performance.
In the Box
Linksys EA6900 Smart Wi-Fi Dual Band AC1900 Router
IEEE/802.11 a/b/g/n/draft ac, Simultaneous Dual Band 2.4 and 5 GHz, WEP,WPA/WPA2-Mixed, WPA2-Personal, WPA2- Enterprise, Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) support
Native IPv6 and 6rd support
Minimum System Requirements
Wi-Fi enabled PC with CD or DVD drive, running Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1, Windows 7 or Windows 8 Mac
Wi-Fi enabled Mac with CD or DVD drive, running OS X Leopard 10.5.8, Snow Leopard 10.6.1, Lion 10.7 or later Web Browser
Internet Explorer 8, Safari 5 (for Mac), Firefox 8, or Chrome configuration HD/3D Video Streaming
Requires a minimum of 100 Mbps transfer speed, actual performance may vary