Netgear Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 (2018) review
The Netgear Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 (RAX80) router released in 2018. It is powered by Broadcom BCM4908 @ 1.8 GHz chipset, 1024 MB RAM and 512 MB flash. The AX6000 router is compatible with IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax standards, and the maximum speed that you can get with Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 is 1148 + 4804 Mbps.
The Guest network is a useful feature of the Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 router that creates a separate network for guests. It has 2 x USB 3.0 port(s).
The Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 router has 1 x 10/100/1000 Mbps WAN and 4 x 10/100/1000 Mbps LAN ports.
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Netgear Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 (RAX80) specifications
- Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6
- 265 x 202 x 72 mm
- 1.28 kg
The router's memory (RAM) cannot be expanded. By default, the router's flash memory is used to store the Netgear operating system.
- Broadcom BCM4908 @ 1.8 GHz
- 1024 MB
- 512 MB
- Power supply
- 19 V / 3.16 A
The latest firmware supports IPv6 protocol that provides an identification and location system for computers on networks and routes traffic across the Internet. The Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 comes with OpenVPN support. OpenVPN is a full-featured SSL VPN solution which implements OSI layer 2 or 3 secure network extension using the industry standard SSL/TLS protocol.
- LAN ports
- 4 x 10/100/1000 Mbps
- WAN ports
- 1 x 10/100/1000 Mbps
- Mobile network
- VPN support
The Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 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 Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 supports the 5 GHz band. The 5 GHz band offers better noise immunity, less interference, and more available channels.
- 4 x 3 dBi
- 2.4 GHz
- 5 GHz
- 6 GHz
- 60 GHz
- IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax
- 1148 + 4804 Mbps
- Transmit power
- 30 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 Netgear Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 device. It has built-in NAS functionality.
- USB ports
- 2 x USB 3.0
- Print server
- File server
The default IP addresses of the Netgear Nighthawk AX8 Dual-Band WiFi 6 device is 192.168.1.1. These address allows you to access the router's console login page.
- Default IP
- Default username
- Default password
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