Netgear R6120 Dual Band AC1200 Wireless Router

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Product Info

Netgear R6120 Dual Band AC1200 Wireless Router

Better Streaming & Online Gaming
The NETGEAR AC1200 Dual Band WiFi Router delivering AC WiFi speed 3x faster than older standards. This router offers improved performance and wireless coverage for your entire home. Get the speed you need for smooth HD streaming and online gaming throughout your home, through a secure and reliable connection to the Internet.

Compatible with next generation Wi-Fi devices, this router is also backward compatible with 802.11 a/b/g/n devices!

Advanced features include ReadySHARE USB access for wirelessly accessing and sharing USB storage.

  • AC1200 WiFi: 300 + 867 Mbps wireless data transfers
  • AC Wi-Fi compatible with current and future Wi-Fi devices
  • Works with all N150, N300, N600 and AC devices
  • Create a powerful home network with lag-free multi-player online gaming & HD streaming
  • Nighthawk App: Easily adjust up your Router settings and get more out of this Wi-Fi Router


802.11ac Transfer Speeds

Speed makes video streaming better. Speed makes online gaming more fun. Speed makes all your devices really go. And any place you need speed, with NETGEAR you got it. Fast download speeds up to 1200 Mbps. WiFi with dual band technology providing whole home coverage. Everything you need for a fast connected home.

  • AC1200 WiFi- Up to 300+867 Mbps

WiFi Range

Homes come in all shapes and sizes. The AC1200 Dual Band WiFi Router provides WiFi connectivity throughout your home for all your Internet-enabled devices.

  • Better range—WiFi coverage throughout your large home


Stay connected—with your devices, your media, and your friends. Simultaneous Dual Band WiFi provides two separate WiFi networks—2.4GHz for legacy devices and 5GHz which is less interference-prone for media streaming.

  • Simultaneous dual band—Reduces interference for better connections to more WiFi devices


Relive memories and share them with others. Find photos, videos and music stored on a shared USB hard drive and enjoy them on your DLNA TV right from your couch. If it's secure and shared storage access you want, NETGEAR has easy ways to do it.

  • READYSHARE® USB access—Wirelessly access & share USB hard drive via one (1) USB 2.0 port with ReadySHARE®
  • ReadySHARE Printer—Wirelessly access & share a USB printer

Ease of Use

NETGEAR makes it easy to do more with your digital devices. Or, use Push ‘N’ Connect to add devices to your WiFi network with a push of a button. And the simple browser-based installation with no CD makes router installation easy using an iPad, tablet, smartphone, or computer.

  • Easy install—Easy setup for iPad®, tablets, smartphones and computers
  • Push ‘N’ Connect—Easy push button WiFi connections (WPS)
  • WiFi schedule on/off—Schedule your WiFi On/Off time for better power savings


Guest networks create a completely separate WiFi network for your guests' devices so they do not have access to your home network or to the shared USB hard drive with all your personal data. Secure WiFi connections offer high level WPA/WPA2 security.

  • Guest network access—Separate and secure access for guests
  • Secure WiFi connections—High level wireless security with WPA/WPA2

Additional Information:

Visit the Manufacturer Product Web Page for Full Details

Download the Manufacturer Product Manual

Download the Manufacturer Specification Sheet

I/O Ports


System Requirements

  • Windows® 10, 8.x, 7, Vista®, XP®, 2000 and Mac OS®, UNIX®, or Linux®
  • Internet Explorer® 5.0+, Firefox® 2.0+, Safari® 1.4+, or Google Chrome™ 11.0+
  • Broadband (cable, DSL) Internet service and modem with Ethernet connection
  • Use with the matching A6210 WiFi USB Adapter with 802.11ac Dual Band for maximum performance


Dual Band Simultaneous Dual Bands: 2.4GHz & 5GHz
Standards IEEE 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz: Up to 300Mbps
IEEE 802.11 a/n/ac 5.0 GHz: Up to 867Mbps
Transfer Speeds1 AC1200: Up to 300 + 867Mbps†
Processor 880MHz CPU
Memory 16MB Flash
Quality of Service Advanced Quality of Service (QoS)
IPv6 Support Yes
Wireless Security WiFi Protected Access® (WPA / WPA2 - PSK)
Firewall NAT Firewall Protection
DoS Prevention Yes, Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention
I/O Ports  
Rear Ports 1x WAN 10/100Mbps Ethernet ports w/ auto-sensing
4x LAN 10/100Mbps Ethernet ports w/ auto-sensing USB 2.0 port
1x USN 2.0 Type-A port
1x DC Power In port
Power Source External AC Power Adapter, Included
Dimensions & Weight  
Dimensions Excluding Antennas: 185 x 137 x 46mm
Weight 250g
  1. * 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.

Package Contents

  • R6120 Dual Band Wireless Router
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Quick Start Guide
  • AC Power Adapter