Built for Gaming; Streaming and Mobility
Netgear Nighthawk AC2300 Smart Wi-Fi Router was built to handle all your high-bandwidth online activities with features that will keep you connected at top speeds. With the powerful 1GHz dual-core processor and Dynamic QoS; Nighthawk can prioritize bandwidth to your game so other devices on the network don't slow down your connection. Enjoy uninterrupted video streaming with limited buffering for streaming applications like YouTube; Netflix; and others. And with features like high performance external antennas; and Beamforming+; you can enhance your mobile speeds by up to 100%; so you can roam freely throughout your home without fear of slow or dropped connections.
Multi-user MIMO (MU-MIMO)
Using Multi-User MIMO technology; Netgear routers can stream data to multiple devices simultaneously. With MU-MIMO; your Wi-Fi network can deliver faster throughput to every MU-MIMO connected device. That means faster downloads and smoother streaming for your devices.
Dynamic Quality of Service
If you like gaming and streaming videos; then you'll benefit from Dynamic Quality of Service (QoS). Dynamic QoS resolves Internet traffic congestion when you have competing Internet demands at home. Dynamic QoS identifies your online activities by application and device; and then utilizes bandwidth allocation; and traffic prioritization techniques; to automatically allocate more bandwidth to latency sensitive applications like online gaming and video streaming; while ensuring that lower priority applications continue to work.
Simple and Secure Cloud Storage
Access and share your files stored on a USB Drive through Netgear ReadyCLOUD USB access. Simply plug your USB hard drive into your Netgear Nighthawk Wi-Fi Router to create secure personal cloud storage. Enjoy the convenience and accessibility of Google Drive and Dropbox without the fees; storage limitations; or privacy concerns. Using the ReadyCLOUD mobile app or web portal; you'll now have anytime; anywhere access to your USB drive at home? it's that easy!
Get the fastest Wi-Fi currently available and enjoy a blazing-fast; lag-free W-Fi experience for gaming; video streaming or surfing.
Got range? Homes come in all shapes and sizes and Nighthawk Smart Wi-Fi Router provides Wi-Fi coverage no matter where you connect in your home.
There's nothing more frustrating than lost connections! With Netgear's advanced features and best-in-class technology; you'll reduce interference and enjoy more reliable Wi-Fi connectivity.
- AC2300 Wi-Fi (1625 + 600 Mbps) speeds
- MU-MIMO simultaneous streaming of data for multiple devices
- Dynamic QoS prioritizes network traffic by application and device
- 1GHz Dual-Core processor better video streaming; lag-free gaming; surfing and more
- Smart connect intelligently selects the fastest Wi-Fi band for every device
- High-Performance Antennas better Wi-Fi coverage and faster speeds
- Two USB Ports one USB 3.0 and one USB 2.0 for faster streaming; backup and easy access to your stored media
- 5 Gigabit Ethernet ports for faster file sharing and transfers
- Beamforming plus improves range and performance plus for both 2.4 and 5GHz devices
- Netgear up app easily set up; update; and configure your router
- Netgear genie app personal dashboard to monitor; control and repair your home network; includes remote access
- ReadyCLOUD USB access personal and secure cloud access to USB storage anytime; anywhere
- ReadySHARE vault free software for automatic PC backup to a USB hard drive connected to the router
- Kwilt view and share all your photos from social media and now from your Nighthawk Router attached USB storage
- OpenVPN support secure access to your home network and Internet when away from home using any device
- Enhanced parental controls to manage web filtering and accessibility by profiles or devices
- Guest network access separate and secure
- OpenVPN connect app on iOS and Android; securely access your home network from your mobile device
- Free automatic backup software for Windows PC and time machine compatible for Macs
- IPv6 support (Internet Protocol Version 6)
- On/Off LED lights option
- Wi-Fi Technology: 802.11ac Dual Band Gigabit
- Wi-Fi Performance: AC2300 Wi-Fi (1625 + 600 Mbps)
- Wi-Fi Range: Very large homes
- Wi-Fi Band: Simultaneous dual band 2.4 and 5GHz
- Beamforming: Beamforming+
- Number of Ethernet Ports: Five 10/100/1000 Mbps(1 WAN and 4 LAN) Gigabit Ethernet ports
- Number of USB Ports: 2 USB 3.0 ports; 1 USB 2.0 port
- Security: Wi-Fi Protected Access(WPA/WPA2-PSK) and WEP; Guest network access-separate and secure; Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA/WPA2-PSK); Double firewall protection (SPI and NAT); Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention
- Processor: 1GHz dual-core
- Memory: 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)
- Standards: 1 USB 3.0; 1 USB 2.0 port; IEEE 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz; IEEE 802.11 a/n/ac 5.0 GHz - 1024 QAM support; Five 10/100/1000 Mbps(1 WAN and 4 LAN) Gigabit Ethernet ports
- System Requirements: Microsoft Windows 7; 8; 8.1; 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