100% Faster for mobile devices. Prioritized bandwidth for streaming videos or music.
GAMING | FOR THE WIN - Enjoy lag-free gaming with the ultimate in AC speed & performance. Nighthawk delivers AC1900 WiFi, a powerful dual core 1GHz processor, & advanced upstream QoS for optimized game play on consoles like the XBox®. When microseconds count, let Nighthawk accelerate your game. For the win.
STREAMING | UNLIMITED HD - 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 & Time Machine® compatible for Macs.
MOBILE | UP TO 100% FASTER - Improve your mobile WiFi speeds by up to 100% with Nighthawk! High-powered amplifiers & antennas help extend WiFi coverage throughout large homes & even backyards. Beamforming+ focuses WiFi signals to WiFi devices. With signals locked onto your device, experience what it really means to be mobile!
Speed - Get the fastest WiFi currently available & enjoy a blazing-fast, lag-free WiFi experience for gaming, video streaming or surfing. AC1900 WIFI
WiFi Range - Got range? Homes come in all shapes and sizes and Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router provides WiFi coverage no matter where you connect in your home.
Reliable Connections - 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.
Ease Of Use - 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!
Security - Maintain the highest security across your network to ensure your privacy & family is safe while online. Whether it’s preventing phishing & spyware or just limiting access for kids & guests, NETGEAR has you covered.
Sharing - With NETGEAR, sharing across your network is fun and easy, anything from accessing stored photos & music to wireless printing. And make sure you keep it safe by using the included ReadySHARE Vault application for backing up Windows-based PCs. For Mac OS® users, back-up using Apple® Time Machine.
The Nighthawk Difference
Beamforming+ improves range & performance
High powered amplifiers & antennas to extend your WiFi coverage
Upstream & downstream QoS for best gaming & video streaming experience
Free automatic backup software for Windows® PC & Time Machine® compatible for Macs
AC1900 WiFi—600+1300 Mbps† speeds
1GHz Dual Core Processor
Advanced features for lag-free gaming
Prioritized bandwidth for streaming videos or music
100% faster for mobile devices
BEAMFORMING+ — FOR MORE RELIABLE CONNECTIONS
Unlike typical Wi-Fi routers that just blast the Wi-Fi signals in all directions, with Beamforming+ the router & device communicate with each other, so the router can directly beam the Wi-Fi signal to the device. The result is a stronger, faster, more reliable connection that is locked in even when the device is moved around the home.
Focuses WiFi signals from the wireless router to WiFi devices like smartphones, tablets & laptops
Automatic signal management checks with your device to keep WiFi signal at its optimal strength
Designed for home environments to support multiple WiFi device connections for highest quality
Extends WiFi coverage, reduces deadspots, & boosts signal strength
Beamforming+ boosts speed & range for the newest 802.11ac WiFi devices like Macbook Air® & Samsung® Galaxy S4
NETGEAR genie® — HOME NETWORKING SIMPLIFIED
NETGEAR genie makes getting the most out of your home network fun & easy. Installation is almost effortless - just by opening a browser, genie helps you setup your NETGEAR WiFi Router & connect all of your WiFi devices. Genie also allows you to easily monitor, connect & control your home network from a PC, Mac, tablet or smartphone. With NETGEAR genie you can share & stream music or videos, diagnose & repair network issues, set up parental controls & more.
Home network manager
Makes any printer AirPrint® compatible to print from an iPad® or iPhone®
MyMedia™—Find & play media files in your network
EZ Mobile connect—Scan QR code to connect to your home network
Turbo-Transfer—Quickly transfer files within your home network across various devices 40% faster than normal file transfers
For PC, Mac®, iPhone®, iPad®, & Android™ devices
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