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

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

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

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Product Highlights

  • 802.11b/g/n/ac
  • Up to 2600 Mb/s
  • 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz (Dual-Band)
  • 4 x External Antennas
  • 4 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s LAN Ports
  • 1 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s WAN Port
  • 2 x USB 3.0 Type-A Ports
  • Multi-User MIMO Technology
  • Prioritize Gaming Devices
  • Gaming VPN Client Support
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Netgear XR500 Nighthawk Pro overview

  • 1Description

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.

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
In the Box
Netgear Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 AC2600 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router
  • 4 x Detachable Antennas
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Power Adapter
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    Netgear XR500 Nighthawk Pro specs

    Wi-Fi Support AC2600 (800 Mb/s @ 2.4 GHz - 256 QAM support + 1733 Mb/s @ 5 GHz 11ac)
    Simultaneous Dual-Band Wi-Fi- Tx/Rx 4x4 (2.4 GHz) + 4x4 (5 GHz)
    4x4 11ac 80 MHz + 2x2-160/80 + 80 MHz
    Processor 1.7 GHz dual-core
    Memory 128 MB flash
    512 MB RAM
    Antennas 4 x high-performance external antennas
    USB Ports 2 x USB 3.0 Type-A ports
    Ethernet Ports 5 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports (1 x WAN, 4 x LAN)
    IPv6 Support Yes
    System Requirements Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 10, Vista, XP, 2000, Mac OS, UNIX, or Linux
    Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 or higher, Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome 55 or higher, Firefox 45 or higher, Safari 10 or higher
    Security VPN support-secure remote access
    Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA/WPA2-PSK)
    Double firewall protection (SPI and NAT)
    Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention
    Dimensions 12.7 x 9.6 x 2.2" (321.9 x 243.7 x 55 mm)
    Weight 1.77 lb (801 g)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 4.15 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 15.1 x 10.9 x 4.3"

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    Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 AC2600 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from I got the whole netgear nighthawk family I like netgear nighthwake family
    Date published: 2018-02-15
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