NETGEAR Announces R6100 Economical 802.11ac Router

NETGEAR is a global networking company that provides consumers, businesses and service providers with different innovative products and is expanding its market-leading family of the next generation 802.11ac wireless products with the R6100 Wi-Fi Router. This dual band model supports combined Wi-Fi speeds up to 1200 Mbps with fast Ethernet wired connections which delivers safe and reliable internet connections for faster downloads, clearer voice calls, uninterrupted HD videos and pause-free gaming with a price of $99.99. It encloses all the features of an improved home theatre experience.


The R6100 is an affordable  solution for upgrading your Wi-Fi home network to the latest and fastest Wi-Fi standards (802.11 ac). The 2.4 GHz band supports legacy devices while the 5 GHz band is perfect for multiple high definition media streaming and online gaming. Since we are well aware of the fact that in the last couple of years there has been an outburst of wireless devices connected to the home network and new with these day to day innovations of more wireless devices, soon we will have smart TVs, gaming consoles, Blu-ray players and media servers in addition to smart phones, laptops and tablets in our house. For the efficiency and high performance of the home network, you need to upgrade it to AC wireless. For your information, the new Smartphone and Macs already acquire 802.11ac inside. It is considered to be the World’s fastest Wi-Fi that can actually download web content much faster than before.

Advanced features of the NETGEAR R6100 Wi-Fi Router
Besides the combined 802.11ac Wi-Fi speeds up to 1200 Mbps (300 Mbps @ 2.4 GHz 802.11n + 867 Mbps @ 5 GHz 802.11ac) and reliable connection, the NETGEAR R6100 Wi-Fi Router proposes many superior features that are usually limited to high-end routers offered at top pricing. Mentioned below are some of the features that you can benefit from:

Netgear genie: This simple dash board acts like a repairing system which enables you to control, manage , repair your home network system. This free app is available for Mac, PCs, iOS, and android smart phones and tablets.

Play your music anywhere: NETGEAR MyMedia enables you to locate your photos, videos or music files anywhere on the network and play them on the DLNA media player.

Print from your iPod: Support for Air Print gives you the option to directly  print to a USB or any network printer from an Apple iPad or iPhone.

NETGEAR EZ Mobile connects: This is an amazing easy way to connect to your guest’s Smartphone or tablet to your home network simply by scanning the code from the genie Wi-Fi screen without typing the security keys.

NETGEAR Ready Share USB Access: One can wirelessly access and share USB hard drives through the USB port.

Media server DLNA: The router supports DLNA and is ready to be used with DLNA support device at home, which includes smart TVs, Blu-ray players, media players, gaming consoles, tablets and more.

NETGEAR LIVE Parental control: This is a centralized, flexible and a trustworthy parental control solution for all devices on the network including PCs, Macs, smart phones and tablets to make sure of a safe online browsing for kids and youngsters. It requires no subscription.

Automatic Wi-Fi security: The router comes with wireless security on out of the box, with pre-configured name and password which in result protects home network.

Easy installation: It does not require any CD for its installation. Therefore can be used with Smartphone’s, tablets, Mac book Air and ultra books.

The NETGEAR R6100 Wi-Fi Router is available at a price of $99.99 in US only

Source: NETGEAR | News Archive