Netgear Nighthawk AX12 AX6000 WiFi Router

Model: 78890

SKU: 366311 Product ID: 260963

  • 8 high-performance antennas extend wireless range indoors and out.
  • Ultra-fast processor for smoother 4K UHD streaming, online/VR gaming, and a stronger, more reliable WiFi experience.
  • The multi-gigabit Ethernet port gives you 5 times faster speeds than the wired speed of a typical Gigabit port over Cat 5 cables

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    Nighthawk® AX6000 12-stream WiFi Router is powered by the industry’s latest Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) standard with 4 times increased data capacities to handle today’s and tomorrow’s growing home network.  

    AX WiFi gives you improved network capacity for more WiFi devices. Have more fun with the uninterrupted 4K/8K streaming, gaming, and the smart home experience. With MU-MIMO, AX WiFI supports up to eight simultaneous streams for the number of users that can be served double at the same time as compared to an AC router.

    Get ultra-fast wireless speeds with more connections for all devices with less congestion. You’ll get some blazing connection speeds of 1Gbps or more, 4K/8K streaming, & VR/AR gaming.

    Experience reliable and stronger WiFi coverage indoors and outdoors for all your devices. High-performance antennas on the router amplify WiFi signals for maximized range and reliable coverage.


    Key Features

    4X Better Performance than an AC Router—12 Stream WiFi with up to 1.2 + 4.8 Gbps† for ultra-fast wireless speeds**

    More WiFi for More Devices—OFDMA allows efficient data transmission for up to 8 devices at the same time§

    Up to 8 Simultaneous WiFi Streams — 8-stream MU-MIMO enables up to four (4) 2x2 devices at the same time.

    Maximized Range—Eight (8) antennas extend wireless range coverage indoors and out

    AX Optimized Powerful Processor—64bit 2.2GHz quad-core processor ensures smooth 4K UHD streaming & gaming – ideal for Gigabit Internet speeds.

    Multi-Gig Ethernet Port 5G/2.5G/1G — 5 times the wired speed of typical Gigabit port

    Smart Connect—Intelligently selects the fastest WiFi band for every device connection. One WiFi name for the entire home

    Nighthawk App—Easily set up your router and get more out of your WiFi. Includes remote access to manage your network away from home

    AX WiFi supports all current WiFi devices —Backward compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n/ac client devices

    Works with Amazon Alexa & the Google Assistant—Control your NETGEAR WiFi


    Supports WPA3, the latest and cutting-edge Wi-Fi security protocol

    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

    VPN CLIENT SUPPORT—Protect your network identity and prevent DDoS attacks

    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


    This product comes with a limited warranty that is valid only if purchased from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.
    † 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. This router does not support some of the mandatory features ratified in Draft 3.0 of IEEE 802.11AX specification, such as Uplink OFDMA, Target Wake Time, and BSS
    ‡ MU-MIMO capability requires both router and client device to support MU-MIMO.
    * Supported AX clients
    **Compared to a 2x2 AC router working with a 2x2 AC mobile client such as iPhone X, Samsung S9
    § Requires compatible AX clients


    Network device type - Router

    Data speed (Mbps) - 6000

    Frequency band - Dual Band (2.4/5.0GHz)

    DSL support - ADSL | ADSL 2 | ADSL 2+

    USB 3.0 Ports - 2

    Ethernet / LAN ports - 4

    Wi-Fi - 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax

    WPA3 - True

    Manufacturer's warranty - 2 Years

^Discounts apply to most recent previous ticketed/advertised price. As we negotiate on price, products are likely to have sold below ticketed/advertised price in stores prior to the discount offer.