Netgear AC1600 Dual Band Gigabit Smart WiFi Router (R6260)

Stock Status: Discontinued
Key Specifications
  • 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi Standard

  • Up to 1600 Mbps Wi-Fi Data Throughput

  • Dual-Band 2.4 and 5 GHz Frequencies

  • 3 x External Antennas

  • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet Ports

  • 1 × Gigabit WAN Port

  • 1 x USB 2.0

  • 880MHz processor

  • 128MB flash / 128MB DDR3 RAM

  • Multi-User MIMO Technology

SKU:#050285 Warranty2 Years by Netgear Product No.:R6260 Short link: See specifications from the manufacturer

The NETGEAR AC1600 Smart WiFi Router is an incredibly fast router delivering AC1600 WiFi and Gigabit Ethernet speeds. External antennas provide improved WiFi coverage for larger homes. This router offers 3x faster speed than similar 802.11n and more reliable streaming for mobile phones and tablets. Use the NETGEAR Up™ App to easily set, update and configure your router. Compatible with next generation WiFi devices and backward compatible with 802.11 a/b/g/n devices. With up to 300+1300Mbps† speed and simultaneous dual band WiFi technology, it avoids wireless interference, ensuring top WiFi speeds and reliable connections. Ideal for applications such as lag-free multiple HD video streaming, multi-player gaming, ultra-fast speed and a secure and reliable connection to the Internet. The 880MHz processor delivers high-performance connectivity, while the USB 2.0 port provides wireless access and sharing of USB hard drives.


2 Years by Netgear

WAN connection

Ethernet WANY
SIM card slotN

Wireless LAN features

Wi-Fi bandDual-band (2.4 GHz / 5 GHz)
Top Wi-Fi standardWi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
WLAN data transfer rate (max)1600 Mbit/s
Wi-Fi standards802.11a,802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n),Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)


Ethernet LANY
Ethernet LAN interface typeGigabit Ethernet
Ethernet LAN data rates10,100,1000 Mbit/s

Mobile network


Ports & interfaces

Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports5
USB portY
Memory card slot(s)N
USB 2.0 ports quantity1

Management features

Web-based managementY
Quality of Service (QoS) supportY
Reset buttonY
WPS push buttonY


Security algorithmsWPA,WPA2,WPA2-PSK
Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI)Y
DoS attack preventionY
Network address translation (NAT)Y


Product typeTabletop router
Product colourBlack
LED indicatorsLAN,Power,WLAN
On/off switchY


Antenna typeExternal
Antennas quantity2


Built-in processorY
Processor frequency880 MHz
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certifiedY


Power source typeAC
Output current12 A
Power consumption (typical)1.5 W

System requirements

Windows operating systems supportedWindows 10,Windows 2000,Windows 7,Windows 8,Windows Vista,Windows XP Home,Windows XP Home x64,Windows XP Professional,Windows XP Professional x64
Linux operating systems supportedY
Mac operating systems supportedY
Mac compatibilityY

Weight & dimensions

Width235.5 mm
Depth150.8 mm
Height54.5 mm
Weight340 g

Packaging data

Cables includedLAN (RJ-45)
AC adapter includedY
Quick start guideY