Get ready to game and stream with the Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi router. With up to 1900 Mbps and dual core processor, you'll be ready to support all your activities online. Beamforming+ and external antennas deliver range to spare so you can stay connected throughout your home. ReadyCLOUD® USB Access allows you to enjoy personal and secure cloud access to USB storage anytime, anywhere.
As your laptops and mobile devices roam around the house, Beamforming+ follows you.
Accelerate your WiFi and enjoy a blazing-fast, lag-free WiFi experience for gaming, video streaming or surfing.
World's fastest WiFi—Up to 600+1300Mbps
Gigabit WiFi—Next-generation WiFi now at Gigabit speeds
Gigabit wired—Ideal for HD gaming & video
Dual core processor—Boosts wireless, wired & WAN-to-LAN performance.
Got range? Homes come in all shapes and sizes and Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router provides WiFi coverage no matter where you connect in your home.
Ultimate Range—WiFi coverage throughout very large homes
Antennas—High-power amplifiers with 3 external antennas
There’s nothing more frustrating than lost connections! With NETGEAR’s advanced features & best-in-class technology, you’ll reduce interference & enjoy more reliable WiFi connectivity.
Simultaneous dual band—Reduces interference for better connections to more WiFi devices
Advanced QoS—Downstream & upstream QoS automatically recognizes & prioritizes streaming & gaming applications
Airtime Fairness® — Prevents network lag when slower devices connect
Beamforming+ — Boosts speed, reliability, and range of WiFi connections on 2.4 and 5GHz bands
With NETGEAR, sharing across your network is fun and easy, anything from accessing stored photos and music to wireless printing. And enjoy personal and secure cloud access to USB storage anywhere with ReadyCLOUD.
DLNA®—Find & play your media on DLNA TVs & game consoles
ReadySHARE® USB access—Wirelessly access and share USB hard drive & printer via the USB port
One superspeed USB 3.0 port—Up to 10x faster than USB 2.0
ReadyCLOUD® USB Access— Enjoy personal and secure cloud access to USB storage anytime, anywhere
ReadySHARE Printer—Wirelessly access & share a USB printer
Time Machine—Automatic Mac backup to a USB hard drive connected to the router
iTunes® compatible—Play your USB-stored music using AirPlay or Apple Remote™
Start enjoying your new device faster than ever. NETGEAR wants to make sure installation and management is simple & easy, so you can connect quickly & make sure you stay that way!
Easy install— Easier installation to upgrade to AC WiFi with your service provider gateway and setup for iPad, tablets, smartphones & computers
NETGEAR genie® App—Personal dashboard to monitor, control & repair your home network anytime, anywhere
Push ‘N’ Connect—Easy push button WiFi connections (WPS)
WiFi & power on/off—Convenient power savings
Voice Control - Using the Google Assistant, control your home network with voice commands
Maintain high security across your network to help ensure your privacy & family is safe while online. Whether it’s preventing phishing or just limiting access for kids & guests, NETGEAR has you covered.
VPN support—Secure access to your home network
Parental controls—Web filtering for all your connected devices
Guest network access—Separate & secure access for guests
Secure WiFi connections—High level wireless security with WPA/WPA2
Personal FTP server—Customized free URL to create FTP server
802.11ac Dual Band Gigabit
AC1900 WiFi (600 + 1300 Mbps)†
Simultaneous dual band 2.4 & 5GHz
Beamforming+ — Boosts speed, reliability and range of WiFi Connections for 2.4 and 5GHz
Five (5) 10/100/1000 Mbps—(1 WAN & 4 LAN) Gigabit Ethernet ports
One (1) USB 3.0 port
AC1900 WiFi—600+1300 Mbps† speeds
Simultaneous Dual Band WiFi—Tx/Rx 3x3 (2.4GHz) + 3x3 (5GHz)
Implicit and Explict Beamforming improves range and performance for both 2.4 and 5GHz devices
Powerful dual core processor
High power amplifiers & antennas to extend your WiFi coverage
Memory: 128 MB flash and 256 MB RAM
Downstream & upstream QoS—Automatically recognizes & prioritizes applications
ReadySHARE® USB—Share your USB hard drive and printer
ReadyCLOUD® USB Access—Enjoy personal & secure cloud access to USB storage connected to your Nighthawk WiFi Router anytime, anywhere
IPv6 Support (Internet Protocol Version 6)
On/off LED lights option
Works with the Google Assistant - Control your home network using voice commands
Customized free URL to set up personal FTP server
VPN support—secure remote access
Guest network access—separate & secure
Wi-Fi Protected Access® (WPA/WPA2—PSK) and WEP
Double firewall protection (SPI and NAT)
Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention
128 MB flash and 256 MB RAM
Dimensions: 11.22 x 7.26 x 1.97 in (285 x 184.5 x 50 mm)
Weight: 1.65 lbs (750 g)
Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router (R6900v2)
Three (3) detachable antennas
Quick install guide
IEEE® 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz + 256 QAM support
IEEE® 802.11 a/n/ac 5.0GHz
Microsoft® Windows 7, 8, 10, Vista®, XP®, 2000, Mac OS®, UNIX®, or Linux®
Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 5.0, Firefox® 2.0, Safari® 1.4, or Google Chrome™ 11.0 browsers or higher
†Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE 802.11 specifications. Actual data throughput and wireless coverage will vary and may be lowered by network and environmental conditions, including network traffic volume and building construction.
Avoid character freezing and enjoy lag-free gaming with the ultimate in 11AC speed and performance. Nighthawk delivers AC1900 WiFi, a powerful dual core 1GHz processor and advanced upstream QoS for optimized game play on consoles like the XBox®. When microseconds count, let Nighthawk accelerate your game. For the win.
Easily upgrade to 802.11ac WiFi even if you can’t replace your existing service provider gateway. Now Nighthawk supports installation wizard to help detect the service provider gateway and help you choose the best installation mode- router or Access Point for your home.
Stop buffering and start enjoying uninterrupted streaming media. With features like downstream QoS, Beamforming+ and built-in iTunes® server you'll begin to stream like you mean it. Access your stored media quickly with USB 3.0 and keep it safe with free automatic backup software for PCs and Time Machine® compatible for Macs.
Improve your mobile WiFi speeds by up to 100% with Nighthawk! High-powered amplifiers & antennas help extend WiFi coverage throughout large homes and even backyards. For the first time Beamforming+ focuses WiFi signals to both 2.4 and 5GHz devices. With signals locked onto your device, experience what it really means to be mobile!
Easily monitor, connect, and control your home network from a tablet or smartphone. With NETGEAR genie you can share and stream music or videos, diagnose and repair network issues, set up parental controls and more.
This product comes with a limited warranty that is valid only if purchased from a NETGEAR authorised reseller.
* 90-day complimentary technical support following purchase from a NETGEAR authorised reseller.