Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 manual

Netgear Nighthawk AX5400
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manualNetgear Nighthawk AX5400

User Manual

Nighthawk AX6

6-Stream AX4300 WiFi Router

Model RAX50

NETGEAR, Inc.
350 E. Plumeria DriveJune 2020
San Jose, CA 95134, USA202-12030-02

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John • 16-7-2020No comments

my internet led is red - what does that mean?

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Charles Brunet • 9-3-2021No comments

New Nighthawk AX6 AX4500 No labels on antennae or router for correct position. I was led to believe that antennas must be placed in specific position for router to function properly. Also no instruction manual.

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russell stovner • 26-9-2023No comments

how do you turn on the led lights? Unit is connected to the internet

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Anna M McElroy • 20-3-2023No comments

enter pin to access port

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Antonia • 14-2-2023No comments

How do I add a password to the router after it has been installed

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Jerome Freedman • 26-11-2022No comments

As soon as I connect up and power my new router, I may lose connection with my present router and thus the connection to this manual. Can I download the manual? how?

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Jerome Freedman • 26-11-2022No comments

I use RCN and I have one modem for television, telephone and internet. I am uncomfortable about totally bringing down my modem to cable my AX5400 router. There is an internet connection coming out from the back of the RCN modem. Can I just plug that in my new router?

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Michael • 19-9-2022No comments

Does it support wds

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Can I download this manual?

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Where do I find the security code

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The Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 is a router that offers fast and reliable wireless connectivity. With WLAN data transfer rates of up to 5400 Mbit/s, it provides a high-speed internet connection for multiple devices. The router features dual-band technology, with the first band offering a transfer rate of 600 Mbit/s and the second band providing a faster rate of 4800 Mbit/s. This allows for seamless streaming, gaming, and browsing experiences. The Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 has an Ethernet WAN and LAN, making it compatible with various network setups. It is equipped with four Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports, allowing for wired connections to devices such as desktop computers or gaming consoles. Additionally, it features a USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port, enabling users to connect and share content from external storage devices. With its external antenna design and four antennas, the router provides a strong and stable signal throughout the coverage area. This ensures a reliable and consistent connection for all connected devices. The firmware is also upgradeable, allowing for future enhancements and improvements. In terms of design, the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 is sleek and modern, blending seamlessly with any home or office environment. Its compact form factor saves space and makes it easy to place in any desired location. The router is constructed with premium materials, ensuring both reliability and durability over time. Overall, the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 is a high-performance router that delivers fast wireless connectivity, multiple Ethernet ports, and convenient USB connectivity. With its sleek design and reliable performance, it is a suitable choice for users seeking a robust network solution.

General
Netgear
Nighthawk AX5400 | RAX50-100EUS
router
0606449148053, 10606449148050
English
User manual (PDF)
Wireless LAN features
Top Wi-Fi standardWi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
WLAN data transfer rate (first band)600 Mbit/s
WLAN data transfer rate (second band)4800 Mbit/s
WLAN data transfer rate (max)5400 Mbit/s
Modulation256-QAM, 1024-QAM
Wi-Fi standards802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n), Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac), Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Wi-Fi bandDual-band (2.4 GHz / 5 GHz)
WAN connection
Ethernet WANYes
3G/4G USB modem compatibility-
SIM card slotNo
DSL WANNo
Network
Ethernet LANYes
Ethernet LAN interface typeGigabit Ethernet
Networking standardsIEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11ax, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11i, IEEE 802.11n
Ports & interfaces
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports4
USB portYes
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity1
Memory card slot(s)No
Antenna
External
Antennas quantity4
Security
Security algorithms128-bit AES, WPA3
Guest accessYes
Features
Firmware upgradeableYes
Built-in processorYes
Processor cores3
Processor frequency1500 MHz
Flash memory256 MB
Internal memory512 MB
Design
On/off switchYes
Product typeTabletop router
Product colorBlack
Packaging content
AC adapter includedYes
Quick start guideYes
Cables includedLAN (RJ-45)
Weight & dimensions
Width295.8 mm
Depth206 mm
Height57.2 mm
Weight566 g
Mobile network
3G-
4G-
Power
Power source typeAC, DC
Output voltage12 V
Output current2.5 A
System requirements
Windows operating systems supportedWindows 10, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Linux operating systems supportedYes
Mac operating systems supportedYes
Packaging data
Number of products included1 pc(s)
Logistics data
Harmonized System (HS) code85176990
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Can't find the answer to your question in the manual? You may find the answer to your question in the FAQs about the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 below.

What is the difference between a router and a modem?

A modem provides the internet connection via the internet provider. A router then distributes the Internet signal to the devices connected to the router.

What does the download speed on the internet depend on?

The download speed on the internet depends on the type of connection you have. If you have a 25 Mb/s connection this means that theoretically you should be able to download 25 MB per second.

Is WIFI radiation harmful?

WIFI is a radio frequency signal in the form of non-ionising radiation. This radiation cannot damage cells and tissues and is therefore not harmful to human health.

What is the weight of the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400?

The Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 has a weight of 566 g.

What is the height of the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400?

The Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 has a height of 57.2 mm.

What is the width of the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400?

The Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 has a width of 295.8 mm.

What is the depth of the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400?

The Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 has a depth of 206 mm.

Why is my internet connection slow despite having the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 router?

It is possible that interference from other electronic devices or the distance between your devices and the router is affecting the signal. Adjust the router's placement or consider using WiFi extenders for better coverage.

How can I change the WiFi network name (SSID) and password of my Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 router?

Access the router's web interface by opening a web browser and entering "routerlogin.net" or the default IP address (usually 192.168.1.1) in the address bar. Log in with the default username and password, navigate to wireless settings, and update the network name and password as desired.

How can I prioritize certain devices or applications to have better internet bandwidth on my Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 router?

You can set up Quality of Service (QoS) to prioritize specific devices or applications. Access the router's web interface, navigate to the QoS settings, and configure the rules or assign priority levels to ensure better bandwidth allocation for your preferred devices or applications.

Is it possible to block certain websites or restrict access to specific devices using my Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 router?

Absolutely. Within the router's web interface, you can navigate to the parental control settings and configure blocked websites or set up access schedules for specific devices, providing you with control over internet access and ensuring a safer browsing experience for your family.

How can I perform a firmware update on my Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 router?

Firmware updates are essential for optimal performance and security. You can check for updates within the router's web interface or use the Netgear Genie desktop application to find and install the latest firmware version available for your Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 router. Make sure to follow the instructions carefully during the update process.

Does the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 have a WLAN data transfer rate of 5400 Mbit/s?

Yes, the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 has a WLAN data transfer rate of 5400 Mbit/s. This means it has a high data transfer speed, allowing for fast and seamless internet browsing and streaming.

Does the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 support Ethernet WAN and Ethernet LAN?

Yes, the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 supports Ethernet WAN and Ethernet LAN. This means it can be connected to a modem for internet access and has LAN ports for wired connections to devices such as computers or gaming consoles.

How many Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports does the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 have?

The Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 has 4 Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports. This provides ample connectivity options for wired devices.

Does the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 have a USB port?

Yes, the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 has a USB port. This allows for the connection of external storage devices for sharing files or streaming media from a local source.

Does the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 have built-in processor and how many processor cores does it have?

Yes, the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 has a built-in processor and it has 3 processor cores. This indicates that the router is equipped with a powerful processor that can handle multiple tasks simultaneously, resulting in smooth performance and faster data processing.

Is the manual of the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 available in English?

Yes, the manual of the Netgear Nighthawk AX5400 is available in English .

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