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With new WiFi 6E technology, you can enjoy ultra-fast speeds, smooth streaming, and lower latency for 4K/8K streaming, AR/VR gaming, and video conferencing. Get combined speeds of up to 10.8Gbps and a powerful 1.8GHz quad-core processor that delivers fast and reliable connections for up to 60 devices across 325 sq. m. Protect data, sensitive information, and devices with 1 year of award-winning NETGEAR Armor internet security. RAXE500 RAXE500-100AUS RAXE500-100AUS
NEW WiFi 6E

AXE11000 WiFi Router (RAXE500) armor

Nighthawk® Tri-Band WiFi 6E Router (up to 10.8Gbps) with new 6GHz band, NETGEAR Armor™ & NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™armor

NEW WiFi 6E

AXE11000 WiFi Router (RAXE500)

Nighthawk® Tri-Band WiFi 6E Router (up to 10.8Gbps) with new 6GHz band, NETGEAR Armor™ & NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™armor

With new WiFi 6E technology, you can enjoy ultra-fast speeds, smooth streaming, and lower latency for 4K/8K streaming, AR/VR gaming, and video conferencing. Get combined speeds of up to 10.8Gbps and a powerful 1.8GHz quad-core processor that delivers fast and reliable connections for up to 60 devices across 325 sq. m. Protect data, sensitive information, and devices with 1 year of award-winning NETGEAR Armor internet security.

UNMATCHED PERFORMANCE AND COVERAGE

 

Faster Speed
Up to 10.8Gbps* delivers seamless WiFi to all devices no matter how demanding

 

Next-Gen WiFi 6E Technology
Adds a 6GHz band for today's new WiFi 6E devices

 

Stronger WiFi Signals
Pre-optimized antennas deliver more reliable connections and coverage up to 325 sq. m.

FASTER GAMING, FASTER STREAMING


12 simultaneous WiFi streams ensure everyone in your house enjoys no-lag AR/VR gaming, uninterrupted 8K streaming, and smooth video calls all at the same time

WIFI 6E, THE FASTEST WIFI EVER


A new 6GHz band provides the fastest speed and the greatest capacity for new WiFi 6E devices, and reduces data loads on the other two bands so WiFi speed increases for all devices

OUR WIFI SIGNALS JUST GOT BOOSTED


RAXE500 includes proprietary WiFi optimization and eight optimally positioned antennas to deliver more capacity, stronger and more reliable connections, and less interference to your devices

MULTI-GIG WIRED CONNECTIONS


Use the 2.5G Ethernet port or 2Gbps link aggregation to send Gigabit+ speeds to your most demanding devices, and plug even more wired devices into the four additional Gigabit Ethernet ports

YOUR PEACE OF MIND IS OUR PRIORITY


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Much more than anti-virus and anti-malware, NETGEAR Armor creates a protective shield across all your devices at home and on the go, from PCs and phones to vulnerable smart devices.

CONNECTED KIDS ARE PROTECTED TOO


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Easily manage kids’ time and accessibility online across all connected devices. Promote healthy Internet habits, foster responsibility and build trust with your kids.

EASY SETUP

 

 

  • Download the Nighthawk app and follow instructions.
  • Connect RAXE500 Router your modem and power.

TAP. MANAGE. CONTROL.


Nighthawk App


Just tap to manage your network, setup guest WiFi access, monitor device and data usage, run speed tests and more.

 

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Technical Specifications

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  • Dimensions : Folded size: 11.7 x 8.7 x 3.1 in (298 x 221.2 x 78 mm)
  • Unfolded size: 13.5 x 8.7 x 6.7 in (345 x 221.2 x 169.5 mm)
  • Weight : 3.2 lb (1.45 kg)
  • WiFi Technology : WiFi 6E (IEEE® 802.11ax) Tri-Band WiFi (AXE11000) 12-Stream
  • 2.4GHz AX: 4x4 (Tx/Rx) 1024/256-QAM 20/40MHz, up to 1.2Gbps
  • 5GHz AX: 4x4 (Tx/Rx) 1024/256-QAM 20/40/80/160MHz, up to 4.8Gbps
  • New 6GHz AX: 4x4 (Tx/Rx) 1024/256- QAM 20/40/80/160MHz, up to 4.8Gbps
  • Backwards compatible with IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi
  • Supports new WiFi 6E devices on 6GHz WiFi band
  • WiFi Speed : AXE11000 (1.2+4.8+4.8Gbps)
  • WiFi Range : up to 325 sq. m.
  • WiFi Band : Tri-Band 6GHz + 5 GHz + 2.4GHz
  • Beamforming : Improve range and performance for 2.4GHz, 5GHz & 6GHz devices
  • Ethernet Ports : Five (5) 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet ports (1 WAN & 4 LAN) + one (1) 2.5G/1Gbps Multi-Gig port (configurable)
  • Processor : Powerful quad-core 1.8GHz processor
  • USB Ports : Two (2) USB 3.0 ports
  • Security : NETGEAR Armor™: Advanced cyber threat protection for home network and your connected devices††
  • NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™—Easily manage your kids‘ time online across their connected devices∞
  • Guest network access: separate & secure
  • Automatic firmware update delivers latest security patches to the router
  • Supports WPA3, the latest and cutting-edge WiFi security protocol
  • Standards-based WiFi Security (802.11i,128-bit AES encryption with PSK)
  • VPN Support: Secure access to your home network away from home
  • Broadband Internet service (DSL/cable/fiber)
  • One DSL/cable/fiber modem that has an RJ45 connector
  • Android® phones, iPhones®, or computers (with a Chrome® or Safari® browser) with Ethernet or WiFi connection
  • Nighthawk® AXE11000 Tri-Band WiFi 6E Router (RAXE500)
  • Ethernet cable
  • Quick start guide
  • Power adapter

    • This product is backed by a NETGEAR limited 1-year Hardware Warranty

  • SUPPORT : Find troubleshooting tips to diagnose product issues in our knowledge base
  • PROSUPPORT : Extend your warranty & technical support within 90 days of product purchase [US only].
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Footnotes:

Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE 802.11specifications. Actual data throughput and wireless coverage will vary and be lowered by network and environmental conditions, including network traffic volume, device limitations, and building construction. NETGEAR makes no representations or warranties about this product’s compatibility with future standards. Up to 10.8Gbps wireless speeds achieved when connecting to other 802.11ax 10.8Gbps devices.

6GHz band is limited to indoor range.

** Clients must support 6GHz band (WiFi 6E).

††NETGEAR Armor requires a paid subscription after the initial introductory period.

∞ NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™ Premium requires a paid subscription after the 30-day free trial. Visit www.netgear.com/spc for more information.