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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Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 AC2600 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router 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

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

Wi-Fi SupportAC2600 (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
Wireless
Processor1.7 GHz dual-core
Wireless Frequency Bands2.4 GHz, 5 GHz Dual-Band
Number of Antennas4
Memory128 MB flash
512 MB RAM
Antennas4 x high-performance external antennas
MU-MIMO Support4 x 4
USB Ports2 x USB 3.0 Type-A ports
WLAN ModeWi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Ethernet Ports5 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports (1 x WAN, 4 x LAN)
Supported ProtocolsIPv6
Antenna PlacementExternal (Detachable)
IPv6 SupportYes
General
Dimensions12.7 x 9.6 x 2.2" / 322.58 x 243.84 x 55.88 mm
Weight1.77 lb / 803 g
Interface
System RequirementsMicrosoft 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
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)
SecurityVPN support-secure remote access
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA/WPA2-PSK)
Double firewall protection (SPI and NAT)
Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention
USB Sharing SupportYes
Performance
Dimensions12.7 x 9.6 x 2.2" (321.9 x 243.7 x 55 mm)
Weight1.77 lb (801 g)
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
Packaging Info
Package Weight3.87 lb
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