N450

WiFi Cable Modem Router

802.11n Gigabit

Faster Internet. Better WiFi. One Device.

Take advantage of the new, higher speeds cable providers are offering—without taking on their cable modem rental fees. This 2-in-1 WiFi router and DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem unleashes 8x faster download speeds—up to 340 Mbps—faster, smoother WiFi, and works with all major cable Internet providers.

Model: N450
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  • 8x faster cable Internet download speeds, up to 340 Mbps
  • Cable Labs Certified DOCSIS 3.0 Modem
  • Faster WiFi Speeds – N450 WiFi
  • Compatible with major cable Internet providers
  • USB ports to wirelessly share your hard drive
  • Eliminates modem rental fees from cable provider
  • Fast self-activation for XFINITY customers—Get connected without a service call

Speed

With the DOCSIS 3.0 platform, you’re finally geared up for the latest, fastest speeds cable providers are bringing to the home. Combined with outstanding WiFi range and performance, the 2-in-1 N450 Cable Modem Router takes your connected home to the next high-speed level, providing smooth HD streaming, uninterrupted online gaming, and fast, reliable internet for all the devices in your home.

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    FASTER WIFI—Up to 450 Mbps

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    DOCSIS 3.0—Up to 8x faster cable Internet speeds than DOCSIS 2.0

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    GIGIABIT WIRED—Ideal for HD gaming and video

WiFi Range

Upstairs, downstairs, in the kitchen, in the office, even in the garage. At NETGEAR, we know you want and need great WiFi in every room of the house. The N450 Cable Modem Router delivers—with enhanced range powerful enough for medium to large homes.

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    RANGE—For medium to large homes

Sharing

Easily add USB hard drives via the USB ports and then wirelessly access them. With the N450 WiFi Cable Modem Router, sharing across your network is quick, easy, and perfectly designed for your media-rich world.

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    WIRELESS-N—Email, chat, surf, music, video

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    USB ACCESS—Wirelessly access & share USB hard drives via USB ports

Ease of Use

Out of the box, the N450 sets up in minutes. Connect a few cables, plug it in, and make a few clicks to connect WiFi devices. It’s that easy, that fast. And management of your network is just as simple, whether it’s sharing media, accessing hard drive, setting up guest access, or implementing parental controls.

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    EASY INSTALL—Easy setup for iPad®, tablets, smartphones and computers

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    WIFI & POWER ON/OFF—Convenient power savings

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    PUSH ‘N’ CONNECT—Easy push button WiFi connections (WPS)

Security

NETGEAR keeps your home network secure with high-level security features to prevent phishing & spyware. And your kids are safer when web surfing.

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    PARENTAL CONTROLS—Safer web surfing for all your connected devices

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    SECURE WIFI CONNECTIONS—Highest level wireless security with WPA/WPA2

Product Number
N450
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WiFi Technology
  • 802.11n
Speed and Range
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Modem
  • 8x4 CableLabs® certified DOCSIS® 3.0
WiFi Band
  • 2.4 GHz
Number of Ethernet Ports
  • Four (4) 10/100/1000 LAN Gigabit Ethernet ports with auto-sensing technology
Number of USB Ports
  • Two (2) USB 2.0 ports
Key Features
  • Cable modem plus N450 WiFi router
  • Cable Internet download speeds up to 340 Mbps
  • N450—Up to 450Mbps @ 2.4GHz
  • Excellent range & coverage
  • Supports IPv6
Product Diagram
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Security
  • Wi-Fi Protected Access® (WPA/WPA2—PSK)
  • Double firewall protection (SPI and NAT firewall)
  • Denial-of-Service (DoS) attack prevention
  • Push ‘n’ Connect—Easy push button WiFi connections (WPS)
Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 10.21 x 6.5 x 3.65 in (259 x 165 x 93 mm)
  • Weight: 1.3 lb (0.59 kg)
Package Contents
  • N450 WiFi Cable Modem Router
  • Ethernet cable
  • Quick install guide
  • Power adapter
Standards
  • Two (2) USB 2.0 ports
  • One (1) coaxial port for cable Internet
  • IEEE® 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz
  • Four (4) 10/100/1000 LAN Gigabit Ethernet ports with auto-sensing technology
System Requirements
  • Cable broadband Internet service
  • Microsoft® Windows® 7, 8, Vista®, XP, 2000, Mac OS®, or other operating systems running a TCP/IP network
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 5.0, Firefox® 2.0, Safari® 1.4, or Google Chrome 11.0 browsers or higher
  • Use with an N900 adapter like NETGEAR WNDA4100 for maximum performance

†Maximum rate is derived from DOCSIS® 3.0 specifications and actual throughput will vary depending on the MSO provisioning and speed tier subscription.

‡Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE standard 802.11 specifications. Actual data throughput and wireless coverage will vary. Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, building materials and construction, and network overhead, lower actual data throughput rate and wireless coverage.

Customer-owned modems may not be compatible with certain cable networks. Please check with your cable provider to confirm this NETGEAR modem is allowed on your cable network. This product not compatible with cable bundled voice services.

NETGEAR Warranty

  • This product is backed by a NETGEAR limited 1-year Hardware Warranty.
  • 24/7 basic technical support provided for 90 days from purchase date, when purchased from a NETGEAR authorized reseller

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Lose The Lease. Win Back Some Bucks.

Is your cable ISP charging you every month just to use their modem? Reduce your bill and bring-your-own-modem. The N450 is compatible with most major cable service providers.

Slim and Trim: Everything You Wanted in a Modem Router and Less.

Reduce shelf clutter by combining your Modem and Router into one. The narrow profile of the N450 lets you tuck it away behind other components and keeps your shelf looking neat and organized.

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