ZyXEL Armor Z2 (2016) review
The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the ZyXEL Armor Z2 (NBG6817) AC2600 router. The list of the competitors most often compared to the ZyXEL Armor Z2 router.
The ZyXEL Armor Z2 (NBG6817) router released in 2016. It is powered by Qualcomm Atheros IPQ8065 @ 1.7 GHz chipset, 512 MB RAM and 4 GB flash. The AC2600 router is compatible with IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac standards, and the maximum speed that you can get with Armor Z2 is 800 + 1733 Mbps.
The Guest network is a useful feature of the Armor Z2 router that creates a separate network for guests. It has 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0 port(s).
The Armor Z2 router has 1 x 10/100/1000 Mbps WAN and 4 x 10/100/1000 Mbps LAN ports.
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ZyXEL Armor Z2 (NBG6817) pictures
ZyXEL Armor Z2 (NBG6817) specifications
- Armor Z2
- 250 x 168 x 51 mm
- 570 g
The router's memory (RAM) cannot be expanded. By default, the router's flash memory is used to store the ZyXEL operating system.
- Qualcomm Atheros IPQ8065 @ 1.7 GHz
- 512 MB
- 4 GB
- Power supply
- 12 V / 3 A
The latest firmware supports IPv6 protocol that provides an identification and location system for computers on networks and routes traffic across the Internet.
- LAN ports
- 4 x 10/100/1000 Mbps
- WAN ports
- 1 x 10/100/1000 Mbps
- Mobile network
- VPN support
The Armor Z2 is compatible with 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi networks. 2.4 GHz is the most widely used frequency and in some cases may be overcrowded. The Armor Z2 supports the 5 GHz band. The 5 GHz band offers better noise immunity, less interference, and more available channels.
- 4 x 2.8 dBi
- 2.4 GHz
- 5 GHz
- 60 GHz
- IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
- 800 + 1733 Mbps
- Transmit power
- 20 dBm
- Guest network
The USB 3.0 ports provide a fast interface for external storage with data transfer rates of up to 4.8 Gbps. You can attach a compatible USB printer to the ZyXEL Armor Z2 device. It has built-in NAS functionality.
- USB ports
- 1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
- Print server
- File server
The default IP addresses of the ZyXEL Armor Z2 device is 192.168.1.1. These address allows you to access the router's console login page.
- Default IP
- Default username
- Default password
- Official site
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ZyXEL Armor Z2's (NBG6817) comparisons
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