Since this product is advertised on Linksys, this model is currently being manufactured.


Wireless Performance Explained

Advertised Speed of 5Ghz band

Theoretical 802.11ac speed on 5Ghz band (using 80Mhz channel, 256-QAM, 400 ns GI):

  • 4 spatial streams x 433.3 mbps/stream = 1733.2 mbps


This is classified as a “Top-Performer” and therefore the fastest 802.11ac wifi system.


  • WPA2-Personal (128-bit encryption)
  • WPA2-Enterprise (128-bit encryption)

Firmware Changelog

Does this support automatic firmware updates? ???

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This model hasn’t received updates in over 1 year. Consider upgrading to a different model! (2017-12-21)

Issue Fixed:

  • Addressed WPA2 KRACK security issues
  • Integrated general bug fixes (2017-06-13)

Issue Fixed:

  • Fixed device cannot show the right IPv6 default gateway on GUI
  • Fixed wireless client cannot access ftp server when cluster feature is enabled
  • Fixed workgroup bridge link cannot establish over 5G with 11ac only mode and WPA2-AES
  • Fixed LED is on while LED lighting is disabled via GUI on salve units.
  • Fixed SSL certificate cannot be installed from TFTP server
  • Fixed WDS station AP cannot get IPv6 address from root AP where IPv6 server is hosted
  • Fixed remote access to AP GUI will generate 401 unauthorized error when internal port translation is set
  • Fixed cluster should group up to 16 access points

Feature Enhancement:

  • Complied to CE RED (2016-08-03)

Issue Fixed:

  • ACL cannot work in 5G if there is no ACL associated to 2.4G.
  • To disable MU-MIMO from UI, beamforming parameter has to disable, too.

Feature Enhancement:

  • Add -AH, -AH SKU (2016-05-27)

  • Initial Release