More WiFi streams means more available bandwidth and less congestion for all devices in the WiFi network. The Nighthawk AX6 provides consistent and powerful signal strength to multiple devices at the same time so you can enjoy smooth gaming and 4K UHD video streaming, and faster file transfers and backups.
Simultaneously Stream Everything at Fast Speed
Now you can enjoy uninterrupted movies, gaming, video calls and more on all your devices, all at the same time.
Connect a House Full of WiFi Devices Without Compromise
RAX50’s 6 WiFi streams deliver high performance and reliability for up to 4X more smart home devices.
WiFi 6 Gives Faster Speeds for Your Needs
Blazing WiFi speeds up to 5.4Gbps let you download, stream and transfer 4.5X faster than ever before.
Supports Fiber & Internet Plans up to 1Gbps
RAX50 is designed to support the latest 1G internet plans. Simply connect the internet to the WAN port using an Ethernet cable and start sharing across all your devices.
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Easy Setup & Management
The Nighthawk App makes it a snap to set up your router and get more out of your WiFi, including great features like Internet speed test, remote access to your network, internet pausing and more.
802.11ax Dual-Band WiFi (AX5400)
Medium to large homes
Four (4) high-power external devices for faster file transfer and fewer uninterrupted connections
- Simultaneous dual-band 2.4 & 5GHz
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 ports
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
Triple-core 1.5GHz processor
6-stream WiFi with up to 5.4Gbps† for fast wireless speeds‡
WiFi speeds of up to 600+4800Mbps†
1024 QAM provides 25% increased data efficiency and faster speeds than a 256 QAM router
Enjoy greater than 1Gbps WiFi speeds for blazing-fast streaming and downloading to newer mobile devices
OFDMA gives you more WiFi for more devices by allowing efficient data transmission at the same time
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
NETGEAR Armor - Advanced cyber threat protection for your home and your connected devices
Supports WPA3 for the latest and cutting-edge WiFi security protocol
Standards-based security — 802.11i, 128-bit AES encryption with PSK
Securely access home network & internet connection from mobile devices with VPN support on PC, Mac, and iOS and Android devices with OpenVPN Connect app
Separate & secure access for guests
Automatic firmware updates deliver latest security patches to the router
Dimensions: 11.65 x 8.11 x 2.25in (295.8 x 206 x 57.2mm)
Weight: 1.25lb (566g)
6-Stream AX5400 WiFi 6 Router (RAX50)
4 external antennas
Quick start guide
2-year Limited Hardware Warranty