Advance The Way You WiFi With Nighthawk

The Fastest WiFi Just Got Faster
Don't wait to watch! Experience ultra-smooth, lag-free WiFi experience for 4K video streaming and VR gaming.
Industry's First Home Router with Plex Media Server
With Plex, you have all your movie, TV show, music, video, and photo collections at your fingertips. Anywhere, anytime.
Powerful 1.7GHz Quad-Core Processor
Performance at its ultimate level – for better 4K streaming, VR gaming, surfing, or anything you throw at it.

Network management just a tap away, with the Nighthawk App

Nighthawk App makes it easy for you to install your router and get quick access to your network information. Features include:

  1. Quick Setup

    Get connected in just minutes.

  2. Pause Internet

    Pause the Internet to any device.

  3. Internet Speed Test

    Check the broadband speeds from your service provider.

  4. And more...

    Monitor your Internet traffic, update firmware, share WiFi with guests and much more. Learn More

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Nighthawk® X10 Smart WiFi Router

Industry’s fastest router for media streaming with Plex media server

  • Nighthawk X10 with 802.11ac and 802.11ad WiFi technology delivers ultra-smooth 4K streaming, VR gaming and instant downloads.
  • With a powerful 1.7GHz Quad-Core Processor and Quad-Stream architecture, you can enjoy combined wireless speeds of up to 7.2Gbps
  • MU-MIMO supports simultaneous streaming, while 160 MHz doubles WiFi speeds to mobile devices.
  • Four patent pending external active antennas amplify WiFi signals to maximize range and throughput.


Ultimate 4K Streaming & VR Gaming

11ad - 3X Faster than 11ac

Experience unimaginable wireless speeds.

  • 4K Streaming

  • VR Gaming

  • Backup
Typical 11ac
4.6 Gbps
1.3 Gbps

Nighthawk X10 + Plex

Chock-Full of Sweet Features

Now enjoy your media on all your devices

Fastest WiFi meets fastest CPU

(1.7GHz processor)

4 CPU Cores.
4x the Capacity.

PLEX, VR gaming and 4K streaming supported smoothly and reliably on computers and processors — at the same time.
  • PLEX

  • VR Gaming

  • 4K Streaming

Don't Keep Waiting

Fastest Wireless for Media Transfers & Backup

8secvs 24sec*
Time to transfer a 3GB backup
21secvs 64sec*
Time to transfer a 8GB 4K movie file
53secvs 120sec*
Time to transfer a 20GB VR video
8secvs 24sec*
Time to transfer a 3GB backup
21secvs 64sec*
Time to transfer a 8GB 4K movie file
53secvs 120sec*
Time to transfer a 20GB VR video
*Comparison against a typical 11ac router with max speeds of 1.3Gbps

The World's Fastest Router

Quad-Stream 802.11ac + 802.11ad

Nighthawk® X10
Model: R9000
Best for 4K Streaming & VR Gaming

  • WiFi Speed7.2 Gbps
  • Technology802.11ac + 802.11ad
  • Number of PortsSeven (7) 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet ports
    Two (2) USB 3.0 ports
  • Processor Speeds1.7GHz Quad Core
  • Number of Devices20+ Devices
  • Key FeaturesPlex Media Server
    Amazon Drive Cloud Backup
    High-Performace Active Antennas

Our support and community will always have your back

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