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Linksys® EA4500 Dual-Band N900 Router With Gigabit Ethernet & USB Item # 537748

Linksys® EA4500 Dual-Band N900 Router With Gigabit Ethernet & USB

    High performance for home entertainment
    • Dual-band support is great for your home theater — HD video streaming and more.  Operates simultaneously at both 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands, supporting wireless speeds of up to 900 Mbps total on the 2 bands (450 Mbps + 450 Mbps). Lets you connect computers, Internet-ready TVs, game consoles, media players and more to your wireless network and the Internet. Quality of Service (QoS) feature delivers smoother performance for high-priority traffic such as music, voice and video.
    • MIMO antenna array offers extended wireless range.  The 6 antennas also help minimize dead spots. Wireless-N connectivity is compatible with 802.11a/g/n devices.
    • 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports to connect your wired devices.  Each high-speed port supports transfer rates of up to 1 Gbps (1000 Mbps). A separate port lets you connect to the Internet, providing access to all devices on your network.
    • Built-in USB port lets you share a device with others on your network.  You can attach a USB printer or external USB hard drive that anyone on your network can access.
    • SPI firewall helps keep your network safe from Internet threats.  Advanced WPA2 encryption helps secure your wireless network.
    • Customizable parental controls help keep kids safe when online. 
    • Quick, easy setup in 3 steps.  You can also download a free app for iOS and Android devices that lets you manage your home network.
    • Supports the latest Internet standards.  IPv6 certified.

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    Item # 537748 
    Manufacturer # EA4500  
    software included Drivers & Utilities
    plug and play yes
    Antenna Qty 6
    Service & Support 1 year warranty
    maximum data transfer rate wireless: 900 Mbps total (450 Mbps per band); wired: 1000 Mbps
    Status Indicators Port status, power
    Max Operating Temperature 104 °F
    height 1 in
    Data Link Protocol
    Features 128-bit encryption, NAT support, Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI), dynamic DNS server, MAC address filtering, IPv6 support, VPN passthrough, parental control, firmware upgradable, wall mountable, Quality of Service (QoS), Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), DHCP server, port forwarding, UPnP Media Server
    Interfaces LAN : 4 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 ¦ WAN : 1 x RJ-45 ¦ USB : 1 x 4 pin USB Type A
    Connectivity Technology Wireless, wired
    Frequency Band 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
    width 8.9 in
    Cables Included 1 x network cable
    security/encryption WPA2
    Antenna Internal integrated
    depth 6.3 in
    Routing Protocol RIP, static IP routing
    010--OD-SKU-Number 537748
    Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 1 year
    Compliant Standards IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, Wi-Fi CERTIFIED, IEEE 802.11n, DLNA CERTIFIED, UPnP , IC, FCC
    Compatible with Windows 7 "Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.
    manufacturer Cisco Systems
    postconsumer recycled content 25%
    Remote Management Protocol HTTP, HTTPS
    weight 12.7 oz
    brand name Linksys
    Humidity Range Operating 10 - 80% (non-condensing)
    Min Operating Temperature 32 °F
    virtual private network (VPN) support yes
    dimensions 0.98"H x 8.86"W x 6.3"D
    Enclosure Type Desktop
    total recycled content 25%
    operating system compatibility Windows XP Service Pack 3; Windows Vista Service Pack 1; Windows 7; Mac OS X 10.5.8+
    automatic speed sensing yes
    built-in firewall yes
    Power Device External power adapter
    ports 4 Ethernet 10/100/100; 1 USB
    warranty length 1-year limited
    Encryption Algorithm 128-bit WEP, WPA, WPA2

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    • Home Theater

      Get faster HD/3D video streaming on tablets, laptops, and Smart TVs so you can watch movies, live concerts, and your favorite shows from any room in the home.
    • Tech Toys

      Connect your Smart TVs, Blu-ray players, and game consoles to take your quality family time to a whole new level.
    • Work and Play

      Chat with friends, download large files, print wirelessly, share and back-up your photos, web conference, and more with all the wireless devices in your home.
    • Go Further

      Wirelessly stream movies and music, surf the web, and more on your tablet or mobile device.
    • Powered by Linksys Smart Wi-Fi

      Anywhere, anytime access to your home Wi-Fi devices

      Linksys Smart Wi-Fi gives you a new way to experience the connected devices in your home. With your secure Linksys Smart Wi-Fi account, you can:

      • Access your home network from your mobile app or browser
      • Easily give guests Internet access
      • Set parental controls
      • Add devices to your network

      All from anywhere at any time.

      Plus, a growing library of apps is now available that delivers one-click control of your home Wi-Fi devices.


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    Key Features
    Wireless Technology [...] 802.11N 802.11N 802.11N 802.11N 802.11N 802.11AC
    High Speed [...] 300 Mbps 300 + 300 Mbps 300 + 300 Mbps 300 + 450 Mbps 450 + 450 Mbps 450 + 1300
    Linksys Software [...]
    Linksys Connect Cloud [...]
    Additional Features
    Advanced Security [...]
    Broad Compatibility [...]
    IPv6 Enabled [...]
    Simultaneous Dual-Band [...]
    Quality of Service (QoS) [...]
    Gigabit Ports [...] 4 4 4 4
    SpeedBoost [...]
    USB Storage Ports [...] 1 1 2
    Home Theater Ready [...]
    DLNA Certified® Media Server [...]
    Simple Tap™ Technology [...]

    The Linksys Advantage

      • Cutting-edge technology from the networking leader
      • Best-in-class security
      • 24/7 award-winning customer support
      • One-year hardware limited warranty 

    Package Contents

    • What Your Purchase Includes 
      • Linksys EA4500 Dual-Band N900 Router with Gigabit and USB
      • CD-ROM with Setup Software and Resources
      • Ethernet Cable
      • Power Adapter


       Package Dimensions 

      • 12.00" W x 9.25" H 2.88” D

    Technical Specifications


    Model:Linksys EA4500
    Bands:Simultaneous 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz
    Transmit/Receive:3 x 3 for 2.4 GHz, 3 x 3 for 5 GHz
    Antennas:6 Internal
    OS Compatibility:Windows, Mac
    Software Setup:CD Install
    Ethernet Ports x Speed:4 x Gigabit
    Linksys Software:Yes, App Enabled
    USB Port:Yes, Shared Storage, Virtual USB and Media Server


    System Requirements

    • Minimum System Requirements

      • PC: Wi-Fi enabled PC with CD or DVD drive, running Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1 or later, or Windows 7
      • Mac: Wi-Fi enabled Mac with CD or DVD drive, running OS X Leopard 10.5.8 or later, Snow Leopard 10.6.1 or later, or Lion 10.7 or later
      • Web Browser: Internet Explorer 7, Safari 4, or Firefox 3 or higher for optimal browser-based configuration
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