Actiontec WCB6200Q02 802.11ac Wireless Network Extender with Gigabit Ethernet & Bonded MoCA

Actiontec WCB6200Q02 802.11ac Wireless Network Extender with Gigabit Ethernet & Bonded MoCA

Actiontec WCB6200Q02 802.11ac Wireless Network Extender with Gigabit Ethernet & Bonded MoCA

B&H # ACWCB6200Q02 MFR # WCB6200Q02
Actiontec WCB6200Q02 802.11ac Wireless Network Extender with Gigabit Ethernet & Bonded MoCA

Show MoreLess


Now Viewing:

Special Order
Expected availability: 2-3 business days

Product Highlights

  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi Network Standards
  • 2.4 GHz & 5 GHz Operating Frequencies
  • 2 x Gigabit Ethernet Ports
  • 1 x Bonded MoCA 2.0 Coax Connector
  • WPA/WPA2/AES Encryption
Show moreShow less

B&H $500 Gift Card Dash

Share for a chance to win a $500 B&H Gift Card!

Share on Twitter

Share a favorite product for chances to win one of eight $500 B&H Gift Cards!
1 new winner announced every Monday starting Nov 5th!
Limit 1 entry per day: Come back every day to increase your chance of winning.

Be sure to mention #BHWishList when you share!

Congrats to our winners so far:

Next winner: Nov 26th

James Z. (Wk 1)

Ralph H. (Wk 2)

Official Rules


NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash (the "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

Entry Period/Methods of Entry. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about October 28, 2018 until on or about December 23, 2018 (the "Entry Period"). Entries received outside the Entry Period are void. Enter the Sweepstakes via either one of the following methods. (1) Share any product found on the B&H website (the "Website") on Facebook or Twitter via the dedicated links contained on the website using the hashtag #BHWishlist; or (2) Mail a postcard (postmarked during the Entry Period) containing your name, address, phone number, and email address, and indicate the subject(s), if any, about which you are interested in receiving future emails from B&H (e.g. photo, video, audio, computers, home theater, portable entertainment ) (optional) to: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, c/o B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (either option, an "Entry"). Entries must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Entries deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit 1 entry per person, per day.

Winner Selection/Prizes/Odds. The B&H Social Team will randomly select a winner from among all eligible entries every Monday during the Entry Period, for a total eight (8) winners (each a "Winner"). Each Winner will receive a B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $500.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. Winner selection is in the sole and absolute discretion of the B&H Social Team. Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be notified and receive their prize at the email address associated with the account to which their Entry was posted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Identity of Winners/Eligible Participants. Winners will be identified by the email account associated with the Facebook or Twitter account from which their Entry was submitted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. An email account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such email account by the internet access or online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with such email account. Any issues regarding the identity of a Winner shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sweepstakes is only open to residents of the United States that are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Sweepstakes entrants grant Sponsor permission to use their Entries for promotional purposes on their respective social media channels with proper credit. Entrants also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Sweepstakes, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

Limitation of Liability/Sponsor Modification/Cancellation Rights/ Choice of Law/ Venue/ Winners List. Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete entries or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures or human error of any kind. Winners agree that Sponsor will have no responsibility for losses or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of the prizes. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor's respective Privacy Policies. Sponsor may modify or discontinue the Sweepstakes at any time and may disqualify from the Sweepstakes any person it determines, in its sole discretion, to have attempted to or actually tampered with or otherwise abused any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Entrants agree that in the unlikely event a dispute arises in connection with this Sweepstakes, it will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and heard exclusively in a court of applicable jurisdiction in the County and State of New York irrespective of any choice of law provisions to the contrary. To receive names of the winners by U.S. mail, please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., Attn: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001. Any Winners List request must be received by B&H within one (1) year of the date the Sweepstakes is conducted.

Let us know how to reach you if you win!

Privacy 100% guaranteed; email address for contact purposes only


Already have a B&H account? Just log in tomorrow to enter again!

$0 VA Sales Tax Collected on This Item
Add to Wish List Item in Wish List

Actiontec WCB6200Q02 overview

  • 1Description
UPC: 789286808981
Table of Contents
  • 1Description

Actiontec WCB6200Q02 reviews

WCB6200Q02 802.11ac Wireless Network Extender with Gigabit Ethernet & Bonded MoCA is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 7.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Configuration is key Typical reason to buy this is so you can have another AP in your home network, but don't have ethernet to the second location, but do have coaxial cable at your router, at the second location. The beauty of this equipment from Actiontec (using MOCA 2.0) provides a way to connect a second AP without sacrificing wifi bandwidth. My network topology consists of comcast cable connection, Bonded MoCA 2.0 Network Adapter, a Motorola Surfboard extreme cable modem, ASUS RT-AC66U and the WCB6200Q02 802.11ac Wireless Network Extender with Gigabit Ethernet. The ASUS router, and cable modem are located in my office, which is at top level remote corner of my 3 story hillside home. Coverage was not good throughout the home. I added the Actiontec MOCA 2.0 equipment to improve wifi coverage, and give my TIVO Roamio OTA Ethernet, as it wont do certain things over wifi. The extender is placed in the TV room below the office, in a slightly more central location. Initial setup, I was unimpressed with throughput test results. I went through the configuration to troubleshoot the problem, and am now happy with throughput. Im going to give a small lesson in 802.11 frequencies, as this is very important to understand when you are setting up multiple access points in your home (or business). In the U.S. 2.4 Ghz has 11 channels, each are 22Mhz wide. Any channels numbers that are at least 5 apart wont overlap. Maximizing the number of channels in the band is prudent. This leaves us with using channels 1,6, and 11. Channel 1 is centered at 2412Mhz (2401-2423) Channel 6 is centered at 2437Mhz (2426-2448) Channel 11 is centered at 2462Mhz (2451-2473) Both my router and extender have an option to increase bandwidth by bonding channels. A wonderful thing for 5Ghz, but not so in 2.4Ghz as there just isnt enough spectrum when you have multiple APs. Maybe an asymmetric use of 1 and 6,11 bonded might theoretically be okay. However, I found less throughput when I configured the router with channel 1 20Mhz and Extender with channel 11 and 40Mhz. BTW, initially both router and extender were configured for auto channel selection and both choose channel 6, and 40Mhz channel width. You will see why this is a problem shortly. Another problem with 2.4Ghz is that Microwave ovens operate at that frequency, so they can cause significant interference. Problem with 5Ghz, is it doesnt travel as far or penetrate walls and floors as well. Beam forming technology seems to have significantly improved this weakness, and I am happy with both ASUS and now Actiontec. 5Ghz band has much more spectrum available to it, and has 24 non-overlapping channels in the U.S. However all the consumer equipment Ive seen only offer 8 or 9 of these 5Ghz channels. This might be because of the complexity in complying with 802.11h, and explaining to customers why the AP is forced to switch channels or reduce transmit power. So we are offered channels 36, 40, 44, 48, 149,153,157,160. My ASUS router offers channel 165, but that is not in the 802.11a specification. With 802.11ac, it is mandatory that stations support 80Mhz bonding. If you have only 2 access points, then by all means put one AP in channel 36 and the other AP in channel 149 and select 80Mhz width for each. In conclusion, the solution seems to be working well with proper wifi configuration on both the router and extender. 2.4Ghz Router and extender should use channels 1,6 or 11, but neither should be the same channel. Be sure both are using 20Mhz. 5Ghz Router and extender, one uses channel 36, the other uses channel 149 each with 80Mhz of frequency. With this, I am seeing the same throughput that I can get with Ethernet plugged into my router in the 5Ghz frequency band.
Date published: 2016-09-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Unique product works like a charm Only Moca 2.0 / wireless router I found. Perfect for people with Fios (cable too, I believe) that have coax but no ethernet cabling; high-speed FIOS internet wants Moca 2.0 over the coax. I fixed an in-law apartment that I had tried to provide internet with wireless repeaters (worthless) and was using powerline to connect a remote wifi router to the to the main Fios router -- which is better than nothing but sometimes too slow and occasionally needed resetting. This gizmo allowed me to use Moca 2.0 networking over coax to set up a separate wireless network (I could have used the existing SSIDs if I wanted). Worked seamlessly with FIOS 150 Mbit service/router. With the provided splitter, the Verizon STB in the apartment has full functionality, I get streaming to Apple TV and Roku devices, and have wifi for the small apartment where it is needed. Very fast over the coax, no problems connecting back to the FIos router with simultaneous multiple streaming video and internet. Been running now for 3 weeks without a glitch. Documentation provided was adequate for setting up; basic set up was simple and quick. But to do anything more I had to hunt the internet to find a manual. Some of the router menus seem limited compared to how I would normally set up and secure a router. (SImilar issues with FIOS quantum router -- I guess manufacturers no longer want consumers to manage the security on their routers even if is tighter than the manufacturer default.) The LEDs are a little bright, and I needed an extra coax patch cable for my set up, but they did include a Moca 2.0 compatible bi-directional splitter, which was put to good use.
Date published: 2016-07-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Extends my Gigabit Speeds! Amazing! This unit is so easy to setup. My old house has horse hair plaster everywhere and the signals are tough to travel from floor to floor. I put this extender on one side of the house connected to coax and I get my 400-550mbps over WiFi easy on 5.0. Even WiFi outside around 70-80mbps. Once you sync the the router and extender together with WPS Button the extender beams the same WiFi settings and password as the main router. This worked for my Verizon Fios and now I have Gigbit from Xfinity and it’s working like a charm.
Date published: 2018-04-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Remarkable Wi-fi Speeds I recently purchased the Actiontec MoCA bonded adapters and was so satisfied I purchased this wireless extender. The download speeds are incredible. I have gotten 100Mps which is equal to my ethernet (wired) download speeds. This varies due to the amount of traffic on my providers network and speeds are not always this fast (wired or wireless). This device is extremely simple to install. Before connecting it to my MoCA active cable tv connection, I set it next to my wi-fi modem and auto installed its wi-fi profile on the Actiontec. All this required was to plug in the device and press the WPS button on the modem and then the device. You don't have to be a computer scientist to get this working and the results are simply amazing. I would definitely recommend this product to anyone looking to extend their wi-fi through their MoCA network.
Date published: 2017-09-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Finally the buffering and signal issues with the TV are solv Our router was in a second floor office and we consistently had signal strength issues down stairs.� �Using the existing coax cabling was a great solution.� As always B&H made ordering easy, the price was the best I found and arrived withing a few days.
Date published: 2017-11-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I WOULD BUY IT AGAIN WCB6200Q02 802.11ac Wireless Network Extender with Gigabit Ethernet & Bonded MoCA: Fantastic product! easy to setup and Wow I have Internet allover the house and outside!
Date published: 2016-12-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent FIOS extender Night this to extend my FIOS signal from upstairs to downstairs. Fantastic coverage and also added dual band ac which is sweet!
Date published: 2016-04-18
  • y_2018, m_11, d_15, h_17
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.9
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_7
  • loc_en_US, sid_1235759, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RELEVANCE, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_bhphotovideo

Actiontec WCB6200Q02 Q&A

Actiontec WCB6200Q02 accessories

See any errors on this page? Let us know.