Amazon is currently offering the NETGEAR Nighthawk AX6 6-Stream Wi-Fi 6 Router (RAX50) for $239.99 shipped. Down from $300, today’s offer is good for 20% in savings, marks one of the first price cuts we’ve seen, and is a new all-time low. NETGEAR’s Nighthawk AX6 delivers up to 5.4Gb/s network speeds alongside upwards of 2,000-square feet of coverage. Ideal for everything from setting up a reliable smart home to gaming, streaming, and causal web browsing, this router also comes equipped with four amplified antennas, four Gigabit Ethernet ports, and more. Over 4,100 customers have left a 4/5 star rating. Head below the fold for more.
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Don’t forget to swing by our UniFi Diary piece where we took a hands-on look at Ubiquiti’s AmpliFi Alien Wi-Fi 6 router. Or for other ways to adopt the 802.11ax standard, you’ll also want to swing by our roundup of the best Wi-Fi 6 routers from ARRIS, NETGEAR, and more.
NETGEAR Nighthawk AX6 Wi-Fi 6 Router features:
Built with the latest generation WiFi technology, the NETGEAR Nighthawk AX6/6-Stream AX5400 WiFi Router provides up to 4 times more network capacity as compared to WiFi 5 (802. 11ac). Enjoy consistent and powerful signal strength to all your connected devices and superior performance for concurrent real-time applications such as multimedia streaming and online gaming.
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