Belkin IEEE 802.11ac Ethernet Wireless Router Item # 653036
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The AC1600 DB operates 4.3x faster than "N" technology with combined speeds up to 300 Mbps (2.4 GHz) + 1.3 Gbps (5 GHz). Your entire family will be able to stream HD movies and play games on tablets, notebooks, and smartphones with the ultra-fast AC technology. The AC1600 router simultaneously uses two wireless bands - a 5 GHz media band for video streaming, gaming, and ultra-fast media sharing and a 2.4 GHz standard band for emailing, web surfing, and wireless printing. With combined speeds of up to 300 Mbps + 1.3 Gbps, the AC1600 delivers Wi-Fi that is 4.3x faster than wireless N technology.You can quickly install the AC1600 router using the Simple Start browser-based setup wizard via your smartphone, tablet, or computer. Simple Start gives you one-click access to the router dashboard, so you can easily configure the media server, turn on parental controls, or troubleshoot.With the AC1600, you can connect to the Internet from any part of your home or backyard without experiencing dead spots. Exclusive MultiBeam technology ensures the strongest signal for streaming and gaming, even at a great distance from the router.
|Broadband Transmission Technology||Ethernet|
|ISM Maximum Frequency||2.40 GHz|
|manufacturer||Belkin International, Inc|
|package contents||AC1600 Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Router; Power Supply; Networking cable|
|ports||4 10/100/1000 Ethernet (RJ-45); 1 broadband (RJ-45); 1 USB|
|Product Name||AC1600 Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Router|
|UNII Maximum Frequency||5 GHz|
|Wireless LAN Standard||IEEE 802.11ac|
|Wireless Transmission Speed||1600 Mbit/s|
From the Manufacturer|
Belkin AC1600 Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit RouterThe Belkin AC1600 Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Router provides powerful complete home Wi-Fi coverage for all your devices. Using dual-band AC+ technology, this router offers super-fast downloads, smooth gaming, and hiccup-free video streaming at speeds of up to 300 Mbps + 1.3Gbps1 . The Belkin Simple Start browser-based setup makes installation from any smartphone, tablet, or computer a snap, while MultiBeam technology eliminates dead zones in the far reaches of your home. The Belkin AC1600 router is compatible with older wireless N and G devices and includes four gigabit Ethernet ports and USB 2.0 and 3.0 ports for connecting additional devices.
At a Glance:
- Up to 4.3x faster than N technology2
- Simple Start for easy browser-based setup
- Intellistream prioritizes video streaming and gaming
- MultiBeam technology reduces dead spots
- Gigabit Ethernet and USB 3.0 and 2.0 ports
Fast Wi-Fi Speeds with AC TechnologyThe Belkin AC1600 Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Router uses wireless AC technology, so your family members will be able to stream HD movies and play games on their tablets, notebooks, or smartphones, no matter where they are in the house.
The AC1600 router offers two separate bands--a 5 GHz media band with speeds of up to 1.3 Gbps for video streaming, gaming, and ultra-fast media sharing and a 2.4 GHz standard band with speeds of up to 300 Mbps for emailing, web browsing, and wireless printing1 .The AC 5GHz band delivers speeds up to 4.3x faster2 than a wireless N router.
Simple Start for Easy SetupThe Belkin Simple Start browser-based setup interface makes installation easy and eliminates the need for CD installs. Simply plug the router into your modem and outlet and use your smartphone, tablet, or computer to complete the setup. Simple Start provides one-click access to the router dashboard, so you can configure the media server, turn-on parental controls, or troubleshoot the router.
Expanded Wi-Fi Coverage with MultiBeam TechnologyThe Belkin AC1600 Wi-Fi router lets you access the Internet on multiple computers or mobile devices from virtually anywhere in your home. Exclusive MultiBeam technology expands Wi-Fi coverage to ensure a strong signal for streaming and gaming, even if you're accessing the Internet at a great distance from the router.
Intellistream Prioritizes Video Streaming for Uninterrupted ConnectionThe Belkin AC1600 DB Wi-Fi AC+ router is ideal for streaming HD movies to tablets, smartphones, and computers. Intellistream, Belkin proprietary QoS (Quality of Service) technology, automatically prioritizes high-bandwidth activities such as gaming and video streaming, so you can enjoy a smooth, uninterrupted experience.
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Router Port Tour
- Gigabit Ethernet Ports for Wired Devices
- Modem Port Connects Router to Modem
- USB 3.0 Port for Fast File Transfer
- Wireless Printing with USB 2.0 Port
Gigabit Ethernet Ports for Wired Devices
The AC1600 router provides four gigabit Ethernet ports, so you can connect multiple wired devices such as gaming consoles and storage devices at gigabit speeds, 10 times the speed of Fast Ethernet.
Modem Port Connects Router to Modem
The modem port allows you to quickly and easily connect the router to your modem.
USB 3.0 Port for Fast File Transfer
The Belkin AC1600 router's USB 3.0 port enables you to connect an external hard drive and transfer large files at speeds 10 times faster than USB 2.0. This port is backward compatible, so it also works with USB 2.0 devices.
Wireless Printing with USB 2.0 Port
A USB 2.0 port lets you connect a USB printer for wireless printing. You can also use this port to connect an external hard drive for network storage.
Compatibility and Package Contents
Compatible with Older DevicesThe AC1600 DB Wi-Fi router is backward compatible with N and G technologies, so you can use it with older computers and mobile devices.
Package ContentsBelkin AC1600 Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Router, power supply, and networking cable.
- 1 The standard transmission rates--450 Mbps or 1.3 Gbps (for 5 GHz), 300 Mbps (for 2.4 GHz), 54 Mbps, and 11 Mbps--are the physical data rates. Actual data throughput will be lower and may depend on the mix of wireless products used.
- 2 Up to 4.3x faster physical data rate when compared to 802.11n Wi-Fi routers using two antennas to transmit and receive data. Actual speeds will vary depending on a number of factors. In order to achieve the best performance, router must be used with a compatible wireless device