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NETGEAR Delivers a new level of Gigabit WiFi connectivity so you can enjoy smoother streaming, faster downloads, and improved gaming and video conferencing. Speeds up to 3Gbps and a powerful Triple 1.5GHz processor with a fully offloaded CPU increases overall performance of the network. Oversee your kid’s online time with the Award-winning NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™. Now with NETGEAR Armor™, create a comprehensive cybersecurity shield to protect the devices connected to your home network against hackers and viruses.<sup>††</sup> RAX40 RAX40-200AUS RAX40-200AUS

AX3000 WiFi Router (RAX40) armor

Nighthawk® 4-Stream Dual-Band WiFi 6 Router (up to 3Gbps) with USB 3.0 port, NETGEAR Armor™ & NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™armor

Delivers a new level of Gigabit WiFi connectivity so you can enjoy smoother streaming, faster downloads, and improved gaming and video conferencing. Speeds up to 3Gbps and a powerful Triple 1.5GHz processor with a fully offloaded CPU increases overall performance of the network. Oversee your kid’s online time with the Award-winning NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™. Now with NETGEAR Armor™, create a comprehensive cybersecurity shield to protect the devices connected to your home network against hackers and viruses.††

AX3000 WiFi Router (RAX40)

Nighthawk® 4-Stream Dual-Band WiFi 6 Router (up to 3Gbps) with USB 3.0 port, NETGEAR Armor™ & NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™armor

Delivers a new level of Gigabit WiFi connectivity so you can enjoy smoother streaming, faster downloads, and improved gaming and video conferencing. Speeds up to 3Gbps and a powerful Triple 1.5GHz processor with a fully offloaded CPU increases overall performance of the network. Oversee your kid’s online time with the Award-winning NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls™. Now with NETGEAR Armor™, create a comprehensive cybersecurity shield to protect the devices connected to your home network against hackers and viruses.††

WiFi 6 The Fastest WiFi Ever

WiFi 6: The Fastest WiFi Ever

With WiFi 6, you get the fastest speeds available, and up to 4X more device capacity than WiFi 5. Stream in ultra HD 4K/8K, video call, and more without getting interrupted or slowed down, even as you connect more devices to your network. It’s like upgrading your WiFi to first class.

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NETGEAR Armor

NETGEAR Armor cybersecurity keeps your network and private data safe from online threats, at home and on the go. One subscription protects an unlimited number of connected devices, from phones and laptops to thermostats and security cameras.

NETGEAR Armor is even better with new features like Anomaly Protection, Brute Force Protection, Exploit Prevention, Sensitive Data Protection and more.

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CONNECTED KIDS ARE PROTECTED TOO

NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls

Managing your kids’ time online has never been easier. No need to take away any devices – with just a few taps, you can build profiles for each family member, pause internet on devices, and so much more*. Start building healthy online habits today.

 

*Some features require Premium Subscription. Get a 30-day free trial. $10.99/month or $99.99/year after end of trial.

 

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Easy Setup and Use with the Nighthawk App

With the Nighthawk app, setup takes just minutes, so you can start enjoying better WiFi sooner. You can also see your connected devices, run an internet speed test, manage your NETGEAR service subscriptions, and more from the palm of your hand.


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Get ultra-fast wireless speeds for better 4K UHD streaming, gaming or video conferencing experience. Increase the performance for all your smart home devices even when your family is busy streaming videos or uploading media files during the Internet rush hour.

2.5X better performance than an AC Router‡ with up to 3Gbps† for blazing fast wireless speeds
Triple 1.5GHz processor ensures smooth 4K UHD streaming
160MHz channel support*** doubles the speeds as offered by 80MHz channels to provide Gigabit speeds for compatible mobile devices and laptops
4 Gigabit Ethernet LAN Ports connect more wired devices for faster file transfer and uninterrupted connections
Simultaneous Dual-Band WiFi provides a reliable, dedicated WiFi network without any network congestion
Additional DFS channels reduces interference from neighboring networks
Better range throughout small to medium homes with with 2 external antennas

Start enjoying your new device faster than ever. NETGEAR wants to make sure installation and management is simple & easy, so you can connect quickly & make sure you stay that way!

Nighthawk® App allows you to easily set up your router and get more out of your WiFi from anywhere, anytime
One USB 3.0 port for up to 10x faster connection than USB 2.0
Voice-control your WiFi network with Amazon Alexa & The Google Assistant
WiFi 6 supports all current WiFi devices and is backward compatible with WiFi 5 and earlier generation devices
NETGEAR Armor††
Protect your home from Internet threats with best-in-class anti-virus, anti-malware, and data protection for your connected devices
NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls
Easily manage your kids’ time online across their connected devices and promote healthy habits both at home and anywhere they go

Maintain security across your network to help ensure your privacy & family is safe while online.

Create a separate and secure network for your guests
Supports WPA3 for the latest and cutting-edge WiFi security protocol
OpenVPN Connect app on iOS and Android® allows remote secure access to the home network

Technical Specifications

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  • Dimensions: 13.38 x 8.11 x 2.24 in (340 x 206 x 57 mm)
  • Weight: 1.32 lb (600 g)
  • WiFi Technology : 802.11ax Dual Band WiFi (AX3000)
  • WiFi Performance : AX3000 WiFi
  • WiFi Range : Small to medium homes
  • WiFi Band : Simultaneous dual band 2.4 & 5GHz
  • Beamforming : Beamforming+ — Boosts speed, reliability and range of WiFi Connections for 2.4 and 5GHz
  • 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
  • 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
  • Standards : One (1) USB 3.0 port
  • 2.4GHz AX: 2x2 (Tx/Rx) 1024/256 QAM 40/20MHz, up to 600Mbps
  • 5GHz AX: 2x2 (Tx/Rx) 1024 QAM 160/80/40/20MHz, up to 2400Mbps
  • Five (5) 10/100/1000Mbps—(1 WAN & 4 LAN) Gigabit Ethernet ports
  • 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
  • Nighthawk AX4 AX3000 WiFi 6 Router (RAX40v2)
  • Ethernet cable
  • Quick start guide
  • Power adapter

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 3000Mbps wireless speeds achieved when connecting to other 802.11ax 3000Mbps devices.

As compared to an AC1200 2x2 router

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

†† NETGEAR Armor requires a paid subscription after the initial 30-day free trial. Visit netgear.com/armor

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