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Netgear Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 Router

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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.

Nighthawk Pro Gaming WiFi Router
Power to Win
The XR500 Nighthawk Pro Gaming WiFi Router uses state-of-the-art software to optimize your internet connection by stabilizing ping, reducing lag spikes, and keeping you in the game with reliable wired and wireless connectivity for fast-paced gaming.

  • Quality of Service – Prioritize gaming devices over others to prevent lag spikes
  • Geo Filter – Limit distance to servers or other players
  • Gaming Dashboard – View real-time bandwidth utilization by device
  • Network Monitor – Identify applications that could be causing lag
  • Gaming VPN – Support your existing VPN service

Gaming dashboard
Custom dashboard with real-time control and analytics.

  • Pin your favorite panels to customize your dashboard
  • View real-time bandwidth utilization by device and real time ping latency
  • Stabilize ping, reduce lag spikes and stay ahead of the game!

NETGEAR / NetDuma Partnership
The Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 Router powered by cutting-edge DumaOS is the ultimate gear for competitive gamers to stay ahead of the game.

Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500
Pro Gaming WiFi Router
Blazing-fast 2.6Gbps WiFi speeds, Gigabit Ethernet ports, and a Dual-Core 1.7GHz Processor for frustration free online gaming.

  • 1. Gigabit Ports: Five (5) Gigabit Ethernet ports (4 LAN + 1 WAN) for maximized wired speeds ideal for fast-paced gaming.
  • 2. 802.11ac WiFi: Blazing fast, reliable 2.6Gbps WiFi. Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO) for simultaneous streaming.
  • 3. Dual-core 1.7GHz Processor: Faster and powerful processor for stream-lined wired and WiFi performance.
  • 4. Simultaneous Dual-Band WiFi: Supports two WiFi bands simultaneously to double the available bandwidth.
  • 5. High-Performance Antennas: Four (4) external antennas for better WiFi coverage, faster speeds and less interference.
  • 6. Additional DFS Channels: 15 more channels in 5GHz for interference free gaming experience.
  • —Prioritize gaming devices and allocate bandwidth by device to eliminate lag due to queuing at the ISP network.
  • Geo Filter—Fix your gaming lag by limiting distance. Get a guaranteed local connection. Create a blacklist or whitelist of your preferred servers.
  • Gaming Dashboard—Personalize dashboard to view real-time bandwidth utilization by device, ping delays and more on a single screen.
  • Gaming VPN—Connect to the VPN server with a VPN client to protect your network identity.
  • Network Monitor—Check bandwidth utilization by device and application.
  • Four (4) Gigabit Ethernet Ports—Maximize speeds using a wired connection.
  • Dual-Band Wireless Router—Supports two WiFi bands simultaneously to double the available bandwidth and provide a reliable, dedicated WiFi network for smooth online gaming minimizing network congestion.
  • Nighthawk App – Easily setup your router, manage Internet access by pausing and resuming internet instantly. All from your mobile device!
Release date Australia
April 18th, 2018
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Warranty Period
1 year
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