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Netgear XR500 Nighthawk Pro Gaming Router

Netgear XR500 Nighthawk Pro Gaming Router

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PLE Code: PLE-631468
Model Number: XR500
Manufacturer: Netgear
Warranty: 1 Year PLE Standard Return to Base
Boxed Weight: 1.50kg
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.

Package Contents
• XR500 Nighthawk Pro Gaming
Router (XR500)
• 4 detachable antennas
• Ethernet cable
• Quick start guide
• Power adapter
Physical Specifications
• Dimensions: 12.7 x 9.6 x 2.2 in
(321.9 x 243.7 x 55.0 mm)
• Weight: 1.77lb (801g)
• Two (2) USB 3.0 ports
 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz +
256 QAM support
 802.11 a/n/ac 5.0GHz
• Five (5) 10/100/1000 Mbps—(1 WAN &
4 LAN) Gigabit Ethernet ports
Technical Specifications
• AC2600 (800Mbps @2.4GHz—256QAM
support +1733Mbps @5GHz 11ac)†
• Simultaneous Dual Band WiFi
- Tx/Rx 4x4 (2.4GHz)+ 4x4 (5GHz)
• 4x4 11ac 80MHz + 2x2-160/80+80MHz
• Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO)
• Powerful dual core 1.7GHz processor
• Four (4) high-performance
external antennas
• Memory: 256MB flash and 512MB RAM
• IPv6 support (Internet Protocol Version 6)
• On/Off LED light switch
Key Features
• Gaming Dashboard—Customizable view
of real-time bandwidth utilization by
device, ping, etc.
• Geo-Filter—Control your lag by limiting
distance to game servers or other players
• Gaming VPN Client Support—Protect your
network identity and prevent DoS attacks
• Network Monitor—Check bandwidthhogging
devices and identify what
causes lag
• Quad Stream & 160MHz for faster speeds
• MU-MIMO support for simultaneous
• Quality of Service—Prioritize gaming
devices and allocate bandwidth by device
• Beamforming+ for more
reliable connections
• ReadySHARE®
 USB to share your USB
hard drive & printer
• ReadySHARE®
 Vault—PC software for
automatic backup to USB hard drive
connected to the router
• 90-day complimentary technical support
following purchase from a NETGEAR
authorized reseller.
• Join the NETGEAR Community Forum.
Visit http://community.netgear.com
System Requirements
• Microsoft®
 Windows 7, 8, 10, Vista®
, XP®
2000, Mac OS®
, or Linux®
• Microsoft®
 Internet Explorer®
 11 or higher,
Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome™ 55 or
higher, Firefox®
 45 or higher, Safari®
or higher
• VPN support—secure remote access
• WiFi Protected Access®
• Double firewall protection (SPI and NAT)
• Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention
• www.netgear.com/warranty

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