AC1750

Smart WiFi Router

802.11ac Dual Band Gigabit

Powerful Performance for Your Home

Improve your WiFi speed and reliability with this AC1750 Smart WiFi Router, delivering speeds up to 1750Mbps. With poweful antennas and Beamforming+, this router offers the range and performance you need for large homes. Connect devices like Smart TVs and game consoles to the ultra-fast Gigabit Ethernet ports or connect a USB hard drive to one of two USB ports to create networked storage.

Model: R6400
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  • AC1750 WiFi—450+1300 Mbps speeds
  • High-power antennas
  • Beamforming+—Faster, more reliable connections
  • USB 3.0 port—Up to 10x faster USB hard drive access
  • Two USB ports—Wirelessly access and share USB hard drive and printer
  • Easy and secure remote access with VPN
  • ReadyCLOUD® USB Access allows you to enjoy personal and secure cloud access to USB storage anytime, anywhere
  • ReadySHARE Vault automatically backs up your PC to a USB hard drive connected to your router
  • NETGEAR genie® app—Enjoy more of your connected home. Now with remote access.

Speed

Everything you need for a fast, fast, fast connected home. Next generation 11ac WiFi with dual band technology provides whole home coverage with Gigabit wired & wireless connections.

  • Extremely fast WiFi —Up to 450+1300 Mbps

  • Gigabit WiFi—Next-generation WiFi now at Gigabit speeds

  • Gigabit wired—Ideal for HD gaming and video

WiFi Range

Got range? Homes come in all shapes and sizes and with powerful amplifiers and antennas, the AC1750 Smart WiFi Router provides WiFi coverage no matter where you connect in your home.

  • Ultimate range—WiFi coverage throughout very large homes

Reliability

There’s nothing more frustrating than lost connections! With NETGEAR’s advanced features and best-in-class technology, you’ll reduce interference and enjoy more reliable WiFi connectivity.

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

  • Beamforming+ — Implicit & Explicit Beamforming for 5GHz boosts speed, reliability, and range of WiFi connections

  • Advanced QoS—Optimized for smooth HD streaming and gaming

  • Airtime fairness — Prevents network lag when slower devices connect

Sharing

Sharing across your network is fun and easy. Anything from accessing stored photos and music to sharing a USB printer and keep everything safe by using the included FREE ReadySHARE Vault software for backing up Windows-based PCs.

  • DLNA®—Find and play your media on DLNA TVs,game consoles & media players

  • One super speed USB 3.0 port—Up to 10x faster than USB 2.0

  • ReadyCLOUD® USB Access— Enjoy personal and secure cloud access to USB storage anytime, anywhere

  • ReadySHARE® USB Access—Wirelessly access and share USB hard drives via two (2) USB ports

  • ReadySHARE Printer—Wirelessly access and share a USB printer

  • ReadySHARE Vault—Free software for automatic PC backup to a USB hard drive connected to the router

Ease of Use

Start enjoying your new WiFi router faster than ever. NETGEAR makes sure installation and management is simple and easy, so you can connect quickly and stay that way.

  • Easy install—Easy setup for iPad®, tablets, smartphones and computers

  • NETGEAR genie® App—Personal dashboard to monitor, control & repair your home network. Now includes remote access to manage your network away from home.

  • Push ‘N’ Connect—Easy push button WiFi connections (WPS)

  • WiFi and power on/off—Convenient power savings

Security

Maintain high security across your network to help ensure your privacy & family is safe while online. Whether it’s preventing phishing or just limiting access for kids & guests, NETGEAR has you covered.

  • Parental controls—Manage web filtering and accessibility by profiles or devices

  • Guest network access—Separate and secure access for guests

  • Secure WiFi connections—High level wireless security with WPA/WPA2

  • VPN support—Secure access to your home network when away from home

  • Personal FTP server—Customized free URL to create FTP server

Product Number
R6400
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WiFi Technology
  • 802.11ac
Speed and Range
WiFi Performance
  • AC1750 WiFi (450+1300 Mbps)†
WiFi Range
  • Large homes
WiFi Band
  • Simultaneous dual band 2.4 & 5GHz
Beamforming
  • Beamforming+—Smart, signal-focusing technology boosts the speed, reliability, and range of your WiFi connections
Number of Ethernet Ports
  • Five (5) 10/100/1000 (1 WAN and 4 LAN) Gigabit Ethernet ports with auto-sensing technology
Number of USB Ports
  • Two (2) USB ports—one USB 3.0 and one USB 2.0 port
Key Features
  • Simultaneous Dual Band WiFi—2.4 & 5GHz
  • Two (2) USB ports—one (1) USB 3.0 and one (1) USB 2.0
  • Implicit & Explicit Beamforming for 5GHz—Smart, signal-focusing technology boosts the speed, reliability, and range of your WiFi connections
  • READYSHARE® USB—Wirelessly share and access USB storage
  • ReadyCLOUD® USB Access allows you to enjoy personal and secure cloud access to USB storage anytime, anywhere
  • Push & Connect—Easy push button WiFi connections (WPS)
  • WiFi Boost with high-power radio amplifiers
  • Memory: 128 MB flash and 256 MB RAM
  • Advanced Quality of Service (QoS)
  • OpenVPN
  • Custom URL—Netgear DNS service
  • Airtime fairness prevents network lag when slower devices connect
  • Now with NETGEAR genie® with remote access to manage your network away from home
  • Wall Mountable
  • IPv6 support (Internet Protocol Version 6)
Security
  • Customized free URL to set up personal FTP server
  • VPN support—secure remote access
  • WiFi Protected Access® (WPA/WPA2—PSK)
  • Double firewall protection (SPI and NAT firewall)
  • Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention
Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 7.20 x 11.22 x 2.44 in (183 x 285 x 62 mm)
  • Weight: 1.58 lb (719 g)
Product Diagram
Package Contents
  • AC1750 Smart WiFi Router (R6400v2)
  • Ethernet cable
  • Quick install guide
  • Power adapter, localized to country of sale
Standards
  • Two (2) USB ports—one USB 3.0 and one USB 2.0 port
  • IEEE® 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz
  • 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 Requirements
  • Microsoft® Windows 7, 8, 10, 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
  • Use laptop with 3x3 450 Mbps adapter like Centrino® 6300/5300, or 802.11ac adapter like NETGEAR A6200 for maximum performance

†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. NETGEAR makes no representations or warranties about this product’s compatibility with future standards. Up to 1300 Mbps wireless speeds achieved when connecting to other 802.11ac 1300 Mbps devices.

NETGEAR Warranty

  • This product is backed by a NETGEAR limited 1-year Hardware Warranty.
  • 90-day complimentary technical support following purchase from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.

Network Control … At Your Fingertips

With the new look-and-feel and ease-of-use of NETGEAR genie, managing your router is fun. NETGEAR genie now supports a single sign-on (SSO) feature that allows you to use one set of login credentials for all of your NETGEAR accounts. Easily monitor, connect, and control your home network from a tablet or smartphone. With NETGEAR genie you can share and stream music or videos, diagnose and repair network issues, set up parental controls and more. Download NETGEAR genie based on your device.

NETGEAR genie with remote access

When you enable the remote access feature, you can access your network through NETGEAR genie even when away from home. With genie remote features, all you need is your tablet or smartphone to diagnose and repair network issues, provide guest access, look at the network map, and even reboot your router.

See how to enable this feature and if your device supports.

NEW FEATURE - Control your NETGEAR WiFi network with simple voice commands by using Amazon Alexa and the NETGEAR Skill.

Learn more

Upgrade today to a Nighthawk to Fully Utilize genie App

(See list of supported routers)

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NETGEAR genie allows you to easily monitor, connect & control your home network.

  • Network Map—Allow or block access to your network using real-time map of connected devices
  • Traffic Meter—Track your Internet data usage
  • MyMedia®—Find & play media files in your network
  • EZ Mobile Connect—Scan QR code to connect to your home network
  • Parental Controls—Easy way to set online boundaries
  • For iPhone®, iPad®, and Android® devices
  • “The R6400's strong wired router showings for maximum simultaneous connections and LAN to WAN throughput, plus 5 GHz Max and Average throughput rankings bumped it up to the #1 slot.”

    SmallNetBuilder R6400 Wireless Retest

  • “The R6400 delivers a very good performance and you can fully adjust the router to your own likings. This combined with the great phone-app makes the R6400 a router which we can definitely recommend.”

    HARDWARE.INFO Holland - Excellent Choice Award

  • “Offering a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port, network management through the NETGEAR genie app and more, the NETGEAR AC1750 Smart Wi-Fi router (R6400) is designed for home use applications where Wi-Fi devices are in abundance.”

    TweakTown Reviews feature-packed AC1750 Smart Wi-Fi router

  • “A new design that includes high power amplifiers, external antennas and Airtime Fairness, combined with implicit and explicit Beamforming, boosts this router’s WiFi performance at long range by up to 80 percent over the previous-generation Netgear AC1750 Smart WiFi Router, the R6300.”

    Telecompaper R6400 Review

  • “The R6400 is good for crowded Wi-Fi networks” and “will maintain good performance even when a dozen or more devices are connected to your network”

    NETGEAR R6400 Review

  • “…it has a strong feature set in terms of remote access, parental controls, and network-attached storage”

    Tech Hive R6400 Review