/ Comparison

Comparison of Netgear Nighthawk X8 AC5300

The side-by-side comparison of the routers’ specifications. The comparison table below makes it easier to choose the most fitting router.

After leaving this page, you can reach your last comparison under "Comparisons".

Adding/changing a router
Netgear Nighthawk X8 AC5300 (R8500)
Netgear Nighthawk X8 AC5300 (R8500)
Select router
Add a router to compare
Launch 2015
Dimensions 316 x 264 x 61 mm
Weight 1.68 kg
Chipset Broadcom BCM47094 @ 1.4 GHz
RAM 512 MB
Flash 128 MB
OS Netgear
Alternative OS
Power supply 19 V / 3.16 A
Protocols IPv4
LAN ports 6 x 10/100/1000 Mbps
WAN ports 1 x 10/100/1000 Mbps
Mobile network no
VPN support OpenVPN
Antennas 4 x 2 dBi (internal)
4 x 3 dBi (external)
2.4 GHz yes
5 GHz yes
6 GHz
60 GHz no
Standards IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Class AC5300
Speed 1000 + 2167 + 2167 Mbps
Transmit power 20 dBm
Security WEP
Guest network yes
USB ports 1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
Print server yes
File server yes
Default IP
Default username admin
Default password password

A maximum of 3 routers can be compared at the same time. To add or change a router, type the name of the router you’re looking for in the search field of the table’s column, then click on the router’s name in the drop-down list of search results.

© 2022 All rights reserved.
Back to Top