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NIGHTHAWK® AX4 4-STREAM WIFI 6 ROUTER - AX3000 (RAX38)

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    Features:
    • Ultra-fast WiFi — Up to 3Gbps (600Mbps + 2.4Gbps) wireless speeds.
    • Improved Capacity — WiFi 6 uses OFDMA to improve capacity and efficiency of your network, so more devices can connect without slowing down your WiFi.
    • Gigabit WiFi to Mobile Devices — Connect, stream and download faster to newer mobile devices and computers.
    • 160MHz Support — Enables Gigabit speeds to compatible mobile devices.
    • Powerful Dual-Core Processor — Smooth 4K UHD streaming to Smart TVs, mobile devices and gaming consoles.
    • Additional DFS Channels — Reduces interference from neighboring networks with the advantage of additional channels.
    • 5 Gigabit Ports — Connect more wired devices for faster file transfer and uninterrupted connections.
    • Nighthawk App — Easily set up your router and get more your of your WiFi.
    • Automatic Firmware Updates — Latest security patches delivered to the router.
    • Works with Existing WiFi Devices — Backward compatible with WiFi 5 (802.11ac) and earlier generation WiFi standards.
    • Works with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant.
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    COMPARE PRODUCTS

    HIGH-PERFORMANCE ROUTER WITH THE LATEST WIFI 6 TECHNOLOGY

    The NETGEAR® Nighthawk® AX4 4-Stream AX3000 WiFi Router supports the latest generation WiFi 6 technology to provide greater network capacity with consistent and powerful signal strength to all your connected devices. The Nighthawk® AX4 WiFi router delivers a new level of Gigabit WiFi connectivity so you can connect, stream and download faster to newer mobile devices. Powerful dual-core processor with a fully offloaded CPU increases overall performance of the network. OFDMA, 1024 QAM and 160MHz channel support vastly improve network efficiency to deliver 4 times the performance as compared to previous WiFi standards. Enjoy smoother streaming, faster downloads, and improved gaming and video conferencing.

    Improved Network Capacity for More WiFi Devices

    Orthogonal Frequency-Division Multiple Access (OFDMA) enables efficient data scheduling so that more transmissions can be sent at the same time, resulting in an impressive capacity increase in your network. This increased or available bandwidth allows you to add more devices to your network. Nighthawk AX4 supports uplink and downlink OFDMA to efficiently use air-time with better frequency reuse, reduced latency, and increased network efficiency. This is extremely useful for latency sensitive applications such as virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and Internet of things (IoT) sensors.

    Powerful Dual-Core Processor

    Nighthawk AX4's powerful dual-core processor with fully offloaded CPU is designed to transfer multi-gigs of data. Full-packet processing offload means zero load on the CPU, so you can do more on your WiFi without slowing down. Enjoy smoother Ultra-HD 4K video streaming and gaming without interruptions.

    Gigabit WiFi to Mobile Devices

    Now maximize the wireless benefits of your Gigabit internet service plans so you can connect, stream and download faster. The latest WiFi 6 standard supports 160MHz bandwidth that enables Gigabit WiFi speeds to the newer PCs and mobile devices that support 160MHz bandwidth.* Future proof your purchase to keep pace as you add latest devices to your home WiFi.

    NIGHTHAWK APP

    Setup and control your home WiFi from the palm of your hand.

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    • REMOTE MANAGEMENT — Easily monitor your home network anytime, anywhere.
    • INTERNET SPEED TEST — Check the broadband speeds from your service provider.
    • GUEST NETWORK — Set up separate WiFi access for guests.
    • QUICK SETUP — Get connected in just minutes.

    THE NIGHTHAWK AX64 4-STREAM WIFI 6 ROUTER IS PERFECT FOR

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      RELIABLE SMART HOME CONNECTIVITY

      WiFi 6 features tri-band, which is ideal for connecting multiple IoT devices to your network, from the sensor-based, low bandwidth devices to devices you use to stream video.

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      SMOOTHER UHD 4K/8K STREAMING

      Watch ultra-HD 4K/8K videos on your smart TV while your family games online or uploads pictures from their smartphones. Streaming on Netflix and YouTube has never been smoother.

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      FASTER AND FARTHER COVERAGE

      Whether your family is gaming in the basement or streaming videos by the pool, everyone can enjoy ultra-fast wireless speeds, indoors and outdoors.

    TECH SPECS

    • WiFi Technology
      • 802.11ax Dual Band WiFi (AX3000)
    • WiFi Performance
      • AX3000 WiFi
    • WiFi Range
      • Small to medium homes
    • Number of Ethernet Ports
      • Five (5) 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet ports (1 WAN & 4 LAN)
    • Number of USB Ports
      • One (1) USB 3.0 port
    • Processor
      • Dual-core processor
    • WiFi Speed
      • 2.5x Better Performance than an AC Router
      • 4-stream WiFi with up to 600 + 2400Mbps for ultra-fast wireless speeds
      • More WiFi for More Devices—OFDMA allows efficient data transmission up to 16 devices at the same time. Uplink OFDMA improves scheduling during high volumes of upload traffic, particularly when that traffic is created simultaneously§
      • 160MHz Channel Support***—Doubles the speeds as offered by 80MHz channels to provide Gigabit speeds for compatible mobile devices and laptops
      • Powerful Processor—Dual-core processor ensures smooth 4K UHD streaming & gaming
    • WiFi Capacity
      • OFDMA for faster WiFi download & upload speeds via transmission to up to 20 devices simultaneously
    • Sharing
      • USB 3.0 port for faster streaming, backup, and easy access to stored media
    • Ease of Use
      • Nighthawk App for easy router setup and more, including remote management of network when away from home
      • Control NETGEAR network with simple voice commands using Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant
      • AX WiFi supports all current WiFi devices and is backward compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n/ac client devices
      • Easy setup for iPad®, tablets, smartphones, and computers
    • Security
      • Standards-based WiFi Security (802.11i, 128-bit AES encryption with PSK)
      • Automatic firmware update delivers latest security patches to the router
      • Guest network access—separate & secure
      • VPN Support—Secure access to your home network away from home
    • Physical Specifications
      • Dimensions: 13.38 x 8.11 x 2.24 in (340 x 206 x 57 mm)
      • Weight: 1.32 lb (600 g)
    • Product Diagram
    • Package Contents
      • NETGEAR® Nighthawk® AX4/4-Stream AX3000 WiFi 6 Router (RAX38)
      • Ethernet cable
      • Quick start guide
      • Power adapter
    • System Requirements
      • Microsoft® Windows 7, 8, 10, Vista®, XP®, 2000, Mac OS®, UNIX®, or Linux®
      • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 11 or higher, Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome 55 or higher, Firefox® 45 or higher, Safari® 10 or higher
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    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 AX standards.

    ** When working with 160MHz clients as compared to a 2x2 AC router that does not support 160MHz.

    ***Requires client device that supports 160MHz bandwidth on WiFi.

    § Requires compatible AX clients with DL-OFDMA and UL-OFDMA support.

    As compared to an AC1200 2x2 router.

    COMMUNITY & SUPPORT

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