Netgear Nighthawk AX8 8-Stream AX6000 WiFi Router

Model: RAX80-100AUS

SKU: 363073 Product ID: 905430

  • Up to 6GBps Speeds; 8 Stream AX WiFi - Provides up to 4x capacity vs current generation WiFi
  • Ultra-fast processor for smoother 4K UHD streaming, online/VR gaming, and a stronger, more reliable WiFi experience
  • Control your NETGEAR WiFi network with simple voice commands through Amazon Alexa & the Google Assistant
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    Nighthawk® AX8 8-Stream AX6000 WiFi Router delivers blazing fast WiFi speeds of up to 6Gbps with increased data capacity to provide fast and reliable WiFi to all your connected devices.

    AX WiFi gives you improved network capacity for more WiFi devices. Have more fun with the uninterrupted 4K/8K streaming, gaming, and the smart home experience.

    Get ultra-fast wireless speeds with more connections for all devices with less congestion. You’ll get some blazing connection speeds of more than one gigabit per second or more, 4K/8K streaming, & VR/AR gaming.

    Experience reliable and stronger WiFi coverage indoors and outdoors for all your devices. High-performance antennas, pre-optimized for best peformance, on the router amplify WiFi signals for maximized range and reliable coverage.

    Key Features

    4 x Better Performance than an AC Router—8 Stream WiFi with up to 1.2 + 4.8 Gbps† for ultra-fast wireless speeds**

    More WiFi for More Devices—OFDMA allows efficient data transmission up to 8 devices at the same time. Uplink OFDMA improves scheduling during high volumes of upload traffic, particularly when that traffic is created simultaneously.§

    Up to 4 Simultaneous WiFi Streams — 4-stream MU-MIMO enables up to four (4) 1x1 devices at the same time

    160MHz Channel Support***—Doubles the speeds as offered by 80MHz channels to provide Gigabit speeds for compatible mobile devices and laptops

    Powerful Processor—64bit 1.8GHz Quad-core processor ensures smooth 4K UHD streaming & gaming

    Dynamic QoS—Prioritizes Internet traffic by application and device for smoother streaming

    6 Gigabit Ports—Connect more wired devices for faster file transfer and uninterrupted connections. Two (2) ports can be aggregated for faster LAN transfer and two (2) can be aggregated to enable Multi-Gig internet

    Smart Connect—Intelligently selects the fastest WiFi band for every device connection. One WiFi name for the entire home

    Nighthawk App—Easily set up your router and get more out of your WiFi. Includes remote access to manage your network away from home

    AX WiFi supports all current WiFi devices — Backward compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n/ac client devices

    Works with Amazon Alexa & the Google Assistant– Control your NETGEAR WiF network with simple voice commands


    Standards-based WiFi Security (802.11i, 128-bit AES encryption with PSK)

    Automatic firmware update delivers latest security patches to the router

    Guest network access—separate & secure

    VPN Support—Secure access to your home network away from home

    System Requirements

    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


    This router may not support all the mandatory features, ratified in Draft 3.0 of IEEE 802.11AX specification. This product comes with a limited warranty that is valid only if purchased from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.
    † 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. NETGEAR makes no representations or warranties about this product's compatibility with AX standards.
    ‡ MU-MIMO capability requires both router and client device to support MU-MIMO.
    * With compatible products. Please visit for more information.
    ** When working with 160MHz clients as compared to a 2x2 AC router that does not support 160MHz.
    ***Requires client device that supports 160MHz bandwidth on WiFi.
    § Requires compatible AX clients with DL-OFDMA and UL-OFDMA support.


    Network device type - Router

    Data speed (Mbps) - 6000

    Frequency band - Dual Band (2.4/5.0GHz)

    DSL support - ADSL | ADSL 2 | ADSL 2+

    USB 3.0 Ports - 2

    Ethernet / LAN ports - 5

    Wi-Fi - 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax

    Manufacturer's warranty - 2 Years


Rated 5 out of 5 by from The best router I’ve owned This is an amazing product, lots of features for the price point. Buying this router has allowed me to future proof my home for the next generation of wireless. Also, it looks like something straight out of a Star Wars movie!!
Date published: 2019-06-01
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