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AC1000 Dual Band WiFi Router


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NETGEAR R6080 - AC1000 WiFi Router
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The NETGEAR AC1000 Dual Band WiFi Router is an incredibly fast router delivering AC1000 WiFi speeds. This router offers improved performance and wireless coverage for your entire home. It provides access that is three times faster than similar 802.11n technology, and delivers the speed and reliability for HD streaming and online gaming throughout your home, through a secure and reliable connection to the Internet. Compatible with next generation WiFi devices, this router is also backward compatible with 802.11 a/b/g/n devices. With up to 300+700Mbps† speed and simultaneous dual band WiFi technology, it avoids wireless interference for smooth media streaming and online mobile gaming.

Key Benefits

  • WiFi speeds up to 300+700Mbps†
  • Upgrade your WiFi to support new AC devices
  • For up to 15 devices and 1000 square foot coverage and AC devices
  • Nighthawk® App-Easily set up and monitor your home network
  • Ultimate connectivity for latest dual band WiFi devices such as smartphones, tablets, smart TVs, and more

Nighthawk® App

The Nighthawk® App makes it easy to set up your router and get the most out of your WiFi. With the app, you can install your router in few steps-just connect your mobile device to the router network and the app will walk you through the rest. Once set up, you can use the intuitive dashboard to manage your connected devices, check your Internet connection speeds and much more!

  • Pause Internet-Pause the Internet to any device
  • Guest Networks-Setup separate WiFi access for guests
  • Quick Setup- Get connected in just minutes


Ease Of Use

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!

Reliable Connections

Stay connected-with your devices, your media, and your friends. Simultaneous dual band WiFi provides two separate WiFi networks-2.4GHz for legacy devices and 5GHz which is less interference-prone for media streaming.


Maintain high security across your network to ensure your privacy & family is safe while online. Whether it's preventing phishing & spyware or just limiting access to your home network, NETGEAR has you covered.

WiFi Range

Homes come in all shapes and sizes. The Better WiFi Range NETGEAR AC1000 Smart WiFi Router with high-powered external antennas provides WiFi connectivity throughout your home for all your Internet-enabled devices.


Speed makes video streaming better. Speed makes online gaming more fun. Speed makes all your devices really go. And any place you need speed, with NETGEAR you got it. Fast download speeds up to 1000Mbps. WiFi with dual band technology providing whole home coverage. Everything you need for a fast connected home.


NETGEAR R6080 Specifications
AC1200 WiFi USB Adapter - 802.11ac Dual Band, USB 3.0
Package Contents
  • AC1000 Dual Band WiFi Router (R6080)
  • Ethernet cable
  • Quick start guide
  • Power adapter, localized to country of sale
Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 7.2 x 5.4 x 1.8 in (185 x 136.5 x 46 mm)
  • Weight: .55lbs (250g)
Technical Specifications
  • AC1000 (300+700Mbps)†
  • Simultaneous Dual Band WiFi-2.4 & 5GHz
  • WiFi Transmitters/Receivers: 2x2 (2.4GHz) + 2x2 (5GHz)
  • IPv6 Support (Internet Protocol Version 6)
  • IEEE® 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz
  • IEEE® 802.11 a/n/ac 5.0GHz
  • Five (5) 10/100Mbps (1 WAN and 4 LAN) Fast Ethernet ports with auto-sensing technology
  • Standards-based WiFi Security (802.11i, 128-bit AES encryption with PSK)
  • NAT firewall protection
System Requirements
  • Microsoft® Windows® 7, 8, 10, Vista®, XP®, 2000, Mac OS®, UNIX®, or Linux®
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 5.0, Firefox® 2.0, Safari® 1.4, or Google Chrome™ 11.0 browsers or higher
  • Broadband (cable, DSL) Internet service and modem with Ethernet connection
  • Use with the A6210 WiFi USB Adapter with 802.11ac Dual Band for maximum performance
  • 90-day complimentary technical support following purchase from a NETGEAR authorised reseller
  • Join the NETGEAR Community Forum. Visit
  • Extend your warranty & technical support within 90 days of product purchase [US only]. Visit:

*90-day complimentary technical support following purchase from authorised reseller.

† Up to 1000Mbps wireless speeds achieved when connecting to other 802.11ac 1000Mbps devices. 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.


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