R6200

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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):

  • 2 spatial streams x 433.3 mbps/stream = 866.6 mbps

Warning

This is classified as a “Low-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

Caution

This model hasn’t received updates in over 1 year. Consider upgrading to a different model!

1.0.1.58 (2017-02-02)

  • Fixes the insecure timestamp password vulnerability, PSV-2016-0254.

1.0.1.56 (2016-11-28)

  • Fixes the KCode NetUSB vulnerability issue.
  • Fixes the SOAP security issue.
  • Updates the HTTPS certificate.

1.0.1.52 (2016-11-28)

  • Fixes the KCode NetUSB vulnerability issue.
  • Fixes the SOAP security issue.
  • Updates the HTTPS certificate.

1.0.1.48 (2016-11-28)

  • Fixed Shadow File Blog issue: Security issues:BAS_ether.htm will be blocked by authentication dialog, however, if you click “cancel” button, you can still see the content info for one second. http://192.168.1.1/BAS_ether.htm?unauth.cgi and http://192.168.1.1/BAS_ether.htm?securityquestions.cgi.
  • Fixed these security issues: CVE-2013-3069, CVE-2013-3070 CVE-2013-3071, CVE-2013-3073.

1.0.1.46 (2016-11-28)

Changes:

  • Updated wireless driver.

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed the issue causing NETGEAR desktop and mobile genie to fail to log in to the router.
  • Internet Traffic Meter is not accurate.