EX6400

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Availability

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

Performance

Wireless Performance Explained

Advertised Speed of 5Ghz band

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

  • 3 spatial streams x 433.3 mbps/stream = 1299.9 mbps

Note

This is classified as a “Mid-Performer” 802.11ac wifi system. If higher performance is needed, consider upgrading to a “Top-Performer”. Read: What’s the fastest 802.11ac (wifi5) wifi system possible?

Security

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

Firmware Changelog

Does this support automatic firmware updates? To find out. If you have this model, and are running the latest firmware, contact us.

Download the latest firmware from netgear.com

1.0.2.140 (2018-10-31)

New Features and Enhancements:

  • Supports new registration flow.

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixes Bugs

1.0.2.136 (2018-07-26)

New Features and Enhancements:

  • Supports FCC DFS
  • Supports EU RF upgrades 5GHz v2.1.1 Adaptivity function
  • Supports AU DFS channel
  • Supports Mesh features.
  • Added bug fixings including security issues.

1.0.1.78 (2018-01-02)

New Features and Enhancements:

  • Updated firmware upgrading function.

1.0.1.72 (2017-12-20)

  • Fixed security issues.

1.0.1.60 (2017-04-25)

New Features and Enhancements:

  • Supports JP SKU. When it is JP region SKU, the region selection of wireless setting page, will be disabled.
  • Supports CE DFS Band 2 and Band 3.

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed coverage and security issues.

1.0.0.44 (2016-11-28)

  • Fixed one important issue where the users’ network may get slower or freeze if both 2.4G and 5G of extender are connected to same dual band or tri-band routers.

1.0.0.40 (2016-11-28)

New Features and Enhancements

  • Supports beamforming feature.

1.0.0.34 (2016-11-28)

New Features and Enhancements

  • Supports IC/CE/AU power table.

Bug Fixes

  • SSID doesn’t disappear when extender connects to router with WPS and “Enable 2.4G/5G WiFi” in wireless setting page is unchecked. “sync clock” error (no time zone setting) in “manual” setting of “Access Schedule”.