Netgear XR500 Nighthawk Pro Gaming Router

£ 196.89  inc. vat

£ 164.07 ex. vat

Netgear XR500 Nighthawk Pro Gaming Router

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Product Description

Netgear XR500 Nighthawk Pro Gaming Router

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Nighthawk Pro Gaming is designed for the ultimate gaming performance. The XR500 Router takes the best-in-class Nighthawk features with cutting edge software, giving you the power to win. Compete in FPS games and make sure that your Twitch stream has the highest quality with stability. Optimize game performance and kill lag before network issues arise.

1. Gigabit Ports

Five (5) Gigabit Ethernet ports (4 LAN + 1 WAN) for maximized wired speeds ideal for fast-paced gaming.

2. 802.11ac WiFi

Blazing fast, reliable 2.6Gbps WiFi. Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO) for simultaneous streaming.

3. Dual-core 1.7GHz Processor

Faster and powerful processor for stream-lined wired and WiFi performance.

4. Simultaneous Dual-Band WiFi

Supports two WiFi bands simultaneously to double the available bandwidth.

5. High-Performance Antennas

Four (4) external antennas for better WiFi coverage, faster speeds and less interference.

6. Additional DFS Channels

15 more channels in 5GHz for interference free gaming experience.

Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500

Blazing-fast 2.6Gbps WiFi speeds, Gigabit Ethernet ports, and a Dual-Core 1.7GHz Processor for frustration free online gaming.

Technical Specification

Netgear XR500 Nighthawk Pro Gaming Router


Wi-Fi AC Rating AC2600
Device Type Wireless router - 4-port switch (integrated)
Enclosure Type Desktop
Connectivity Technology Wireless, wired
Data Link Protocol Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
Frequency Band 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
Encryption Algorithm WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK
Wi-Fi Rating AC2600
Features NAT support, Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI), DoS attack prevention, IPv6 support, Quality of Service (QoS), ReadySHARE, Push 'N' Connect button, Beamforming+, MU-MIMO technology, LED on/off button
Compliant Standards IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
Processor 1.7 GHz
RAM 512 MB
Flash Memory 128 MB

Line Properties

Line Coding Format 256 QAM

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces LAN: 4 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 ¦ WAN: 1 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 ¦ USB 3.0: 2 x 9 pin USB Type A


Aerial External detachable
Antenna Qty 4


Power Device External power adapter


Cables Included 1 x network cable

Software / System Requirements

OS Required UNIX, Apple MacOS, Linux, Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8/10
Software Requirements Internet Explorer 11 or later, Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome 55 or later, Mozilla Firefox 45 or later, Safari 10 or later

Dimensions & Weight

Width 32.19 cm
Depth 24.37 cm
Height 5.5 cm
Weight 801 g

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