SKU CODE R6850-100


Netgear R6850 Dual Band AC2000 Smart WiFi Router


The R6850 NETGEAR Smart WiFi Router is an incredibly fast router delivering AC2000 WiFi and Gigabit Ethernet speeds.

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The NETGEAR AC2000 Smart WiFi Router is an incredibly fast router delivering AC2000 WiFi and Gigabit Ethernet speeds. External

antennas provide improved WiFi coverage for larger homes. This router offers 3x faster speed than similar 802.11n and more reliable

streaming for mobile phones and tablets. It delivers the speed and reliability needed for applications such as lag-free multiple HD video

streaming, multi-player gaming, ultra-fast speed and a secure and reliable connection to the Internet. The AC2000 Smart WiFi Router

also includes NIGHTHAWK® App to easily set, update and configure your router.

Compatible with next generation WiFi devices and backward compatible with 802.11 a/b/g/n devices, it enables HD streaming

throughout your home. With up to 300+1733Mbps† speed and simultaneous dual band WiFi technology, it avoids wireless

interference, ensuring top WiFi speeds and reliable connections. These technologies also provide ultimate connectivity for the latest

dual band mobile devices like iPads and iPhones. The 880MHz processor delivers high-performance connectivity, while the USB 2.0

port provides wireless access and sharing of USB hard drives.


Technical Specifications
  • Simultaneous Dual Band WiFi - 2.4 & 5 GHz.
  • WiFi Transmitters / Receivers (Tx/Rx) - 2x2 (2.4GHz) + 4x4 (5GHz)
  • Memory: 128MB and 128MB DDR3 RAM
  • Advanced Quality of Service (QoS)
  • IPv6 Support (Internet Protocol Version 6)
  • Enhanced Parental Controls to manage web filtering & accessibility by profiles or devices
Package Content
  • AC2000 Smart WiFi Router (R6850)
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Power Adapter
  • Standards-based WiFi Security (802.11i
  • 128-bit AES encryption with PSK)
  • Double firewall protection (SPI and NAT firewall)
  • Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention
  • Free custom URL using NETGEAR Dynamic DNS service
  • One (1) USB 2.0 port
  • IEEE® 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz
  • IEEE 802.11 a/n/ac 5GHz
  • Five (5) 10/100/1000 (1 WAN and 4 LAN) Gigabit Ethernet Ports with auto-sensing technology
System Requirement
  • Microsoft® Windows 7, 8, 10, Vista®, XP®, 2000, MAC OS®, UNIX®, or Linux®.Microsoft®
  • Internet Explorer® 5.0, Microsoft® Edge, Firefox® 2.0, Safari® 1.4, or Google Chrome™ 11.0 browsers or higher.
Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 235.51 mm x 150.76 mm x 54.5 mm
  • Weight: 377 g

Nighthawk Mobile App

Using the NETGEAR NighthawkR application (formerly Up application), you can make the most of your home WiFi. Just connect your mobile device to the router's WiFi network and launch the application, you can easily set up the router with a few steps. After setup is completed, various operations such as WiFi setting, connected device management, Internet speed test execution etc. are possible from an intuitive dashboard. NighthawkR application is available for Japanese, free for everyone.

High quality connectivity

It features up to 1733 + 300 Mbps † speed and dual-band WiFi technology to prevent interference and provide fast, reliable WiFi connection. With these technologies, comfortable connection with the latest dual band compatible mobile devices such as iPad and iPhone is realized.