RAX70 Nighthawk Tri-Band AX8 8-Stream AX6600 Wi-Fi 6 Router – Leading The New Era of Wi-Fi 6
Nighthawk® AX8 Tri-Band Wi-Fi 6 Router is powered by the industry's latest Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) standard with 4 times increased data capacities in a dense environment to handle up to 40 devices in your growing home network. Blazing-fast combined Wi-Fi speeds up to 6.6Gbps and AX optimized 1.5GHz quad-core processor powers smart home automation, ultra-smooth 4K UHD streaming, online gaming, and more. With NETGEAR Armor™, you get the best-in-class cybersecurity to protect your family from malware, stolen passwords, identity theft, and hacker attacks.
Enjoy 8 streams of Wi-Fi 6 for 4X more device capacity and more bandwidth for more streaming, gaming, and browsing for the whole family. With up to 1.2 + 4.8Gbps + 600Mbps of ultra-fast Wi-Fi speeds, connect more devices than ever before reliably and simultaneously. Improve your Wi-Fi experience with advanced cyber threat protection with NETGEAR Armor™ and easily manage your kids' time online with NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™.
With tri-band Wi-Fi, you get three Wi-Fi bands, with the third dedicated for communication between your router and satellite. That means less network congestion and device interference, and more speed and efficiency. Enjoy the fastest Wi-Fi on every device, wherever you are in the house.
Upgrade Your Wi-Fi to First Class
You deserve a Wi-Fi network that's ready for the devices of today and tomorrow. With Wi-Fi 6, you get up to 4X more device capacity than you do with Wi-Fi 5, so you can stream, game, work, and learn without affecting speed or reliability.
Wi-Fi 6 Technology
Latest Wi-Fi 6 technology helps deliver the fastest speeds to all your connected devices of today and tomorrow with 4X more capacity, and is 100% backwards compatible.
Improved Network Capacity
Efficient data scheduling creates an impressive capacity increase that allows more devices to be connected to your network.
Powerful Performance at the Core
A 1.5GHz triple-core processor provides the best performance for smooth streaming, browsing, gaming, and more.
With the Nighthawk app, setup takes just minutes, so you can start enjoying better Wi-Fi sooner. You can also see your connected devices, run an internet speed test, manage your NETGEAR service subscriptions, and more from the palm of your hand.
Smart Parental Controls
Circle® is a smart way for families to manage content and time online, on any connected device. Using the Circle app smart parental controls you can easily manage content and time online for each family member. Set Time Limits on daily internet time for apps, and websites. Pause internet by device or by user with the press of a button. Set Bed Time for each family member and their devices.
Cybersecurity for Your Home
NETGEAR Armor™ protects your connected home from Internet threats. Armor's multi-layered cybersecurity is built into your Wi-Fi router to protect your smart devices, smartphones, and computers. NETGEAR Armor includes Bitdefender's® award-winning anti-virus, anti-malware, and data protection for an unlimited number of devices.
- 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
|Make and Model||Tri-Band AX6600 Wi-Fi 6 Wireless Router|
|Processor||1.5GHz Quad-core processor|
|Wi-Fi Technology||AX6600 Wi-Fi|
|Network Standard||Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) Tri band Wi-Fi (AX6600)
2.4GHz AX: 2x2 (Tx/Rx) 1024/256-QAM 20/40MHz, up to 600Mbps
5GHz AX: 2x2 (Tx/Rx) 1024/256-QAM 20/40/80MHz, up to 1.2Gbps
5GHz AX: 4x4 (Tx/Rx) 1024/256-QAM 20/40/80/160MHz, up to 4.8Gbps
Backwards compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi
|Concurrent Band / Frequency||Tri-band: 2.4 & 5GHz & 5GHz|
|Antennas||4 x High-power external devices for faster file transfer and fewer uninterrupted connections|
|I/O Ports||1 x 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet WAN port
4 x 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports (2x port aggregation LAN)
1 x USB 3.0 port
1 x Power input jack
|Security Features||NETGEAR Armor™ - Advanced cyber threat protection for your home and your connected devices.
Supports WPA3 for the latest and cutting-edge Wi-Fi security protocol
Standards-based security - 802.11i, 128-bit AES encryption with PSK
Securely access home network & internet connection from mobile devices with VPN support on PC, Mac, and iOS and Android devices with OpenVPN Connect app
Separate & secure access for guests
Automatic firmware updates deliver latest security patches to the router
|Buttons||Power on/off, LED on/off, Reset|
|Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)||N/A|
|Power||AC power adapter|
|Dimensions||Folded: 11.85" x 3.31" x 8.15"
Unfolded: 13.66" x 6.57" x 8.19"
- Netgear Nighthawk RAX70 Tri-Band AX8 8-Stream AX6600 Wi-Fi 6 Wireless Router
- Power Adapter
- Ethernet Cable
- Quick Start Guide