Netgear Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 AC2600 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router

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Netgear Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 AC2600 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router
Key Features
  • 802.11b/g/n/ac
  • Up to 2600 Mb/s
  • 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz (Dual-Band)
  • 4 x External Antennas
The Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 AC2600 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router from Netgear is a high-speed router created for gamers who need a reliable wired or wireless connection. It features many hardware and software features designed to provide you with an optimized, stable, and secure connection, complete with real-time monitoring and Quality of Service (QoS) options to help you manage your networked devices. Once set up, you'll have 802.11a/b/g/n/ac dual-band connectivity with speeds of up to 2600 Mb/s, four Gigabit Ethernet ports, and two USB 3.0 Type-A ports for convenient access to shared devices such as printers and storage drives.
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Netgear XR500 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Speed
  • 3Pro Gaming
  • 4Wi-Fi Range
  • 5Sharing
  • 6Ease of Use
  • 7Security

The Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 AC2600 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router from Netgear is a high-speed router created for gamers who need a reliable wired or wireless connection. It features many hardware and software features designed to provide you with an optimized, stable, and secure connection, complete with real-time monitoring and Quality of Service (QoS) options to help you manage your networked devices. Once set up, you'll have 802.11a/b/g/n/ac dual-band connectivity with speeds of up to 2600 Mb/s, four Gigabit Ethernet ports, and two USB 3.0 Type-A ports for convenient access to shared devices such as printers and storage drives.

Speed

  • Fast Wi-Fi - Up to 2.53 Gb/s
  • Quad Stream - Up to four data streams per Wi-Fi band
  • MU-MIMO - Enables simultaneous streaming to mobile devices
  • Dual-Core Processor - Boost wireless, wired, and WAN-to-LAN performance
  • Gigabit Wi-Fi - Wireless connectivity, now at Gigabit speeds
  • Gigabit Wired - Ideal for HD gaming and video

Pro Gaming

  • Gaming Dashboard - Customize view of real-time bandwidth utilization by device, ping, and more
  • Geo-Filter - Control your lag by limiting distance to game servers or other players
  • Quality of Service (QoS) - Prioritize gaming devices for reduced ping
  • Gaming VPN Client Support - Protect your network identity and prevent DoS attacks
  • Network Monitor - Check bandwidth-hogging devices and identify what causes lag

Wi-Fi Range

  • Antennas - Four high-powered antennas designed to provide coverage throughout large homes

Sharing

  • ReadySHARE USB Access - Wirelessly access and share USB hard drive and printers via its two USB ports
  • USB 3.0 - Transfer data at up to 5 Gb/s
  • ReadySHARE VAULT - Software that automatically backs up to USB hard drive connected to the router

Ease of Use

  • Easy Install - Easy setup for iPads, tablets, smartphones, and computers
  • Push 'N' Connect - Easy push button Wi-Fi connections (WPS)
  • Power On/Off - Convenient power savings
  • LED On/Off Switch - Easily turn LEDs on or off

Security

  • VPN Support - OpenVPN Connect app on iOS and Android allows remote, secure access to the home network
  • Secure Wi-Fi Connections - Secure connections with WPA/WPA2
  • Gaming VPN Client Support - Protect your network identity and prevent DoS attacks
UPC: 606449131185

Netgear XR500 Specs

Wireless
Wireless Frequency Bands2.4 GHz, 5 GHz Dual-Band
Number of Antennas4
MU-MIMO Support4 x 4
WLAN ModeWi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Supported ProtocolsIPv6
Antenna PlacementExternal (Detachable)
Interface
Ports2 x USB Type-A
4 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45) (Console)
1 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45) (Uplink)
USB Sharing SupportYes
Performance
Throughput2600 Mb/s Total
2.4 GHz: 800 Mb/s 
5 GHz: 1733 Mb/s 
Security
Guest Network SupportYes
Wireless SecurityWPA, WPA2, WPA2-PSK
VPN SupportYes
Firewall SupportNAT, SPI
Hardware
RAM512 MB
Storage Capacity256 MB
Processor1.7 GHz Dual-Core
Supported IEEE Standards802.11ac, 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
General
Dimensions12.7 x 9.6 x 2.2" / 322.58 x 243.84 x 55.88 mm
Weight1.77 lb / 803 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight3.87 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)15.15 x 11 x 4.35"
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