Linksys 1750Mbps Wrieless Router & AC Networking - EA6500 Features and Specs

Article Index
Linksys 1750Mbps Wrieless Router & AC Networking
EA6500 Features and Specs
AE6000 Information
Router Web Interface and Setup
Testing and Conclusion

EA6500 Overview:

Only Linksys lets you explore a new world of powerful SMART Wi-Fi apps to control your devices and home network.
 
  • Linksys SMART Wi-FI (formerly Cisco Connect Cloud) - Router Management
  • Block the Bad Stuff - Parental Control Filtering
  • Device Monitr - Device Internet Monitoring
  • Netproofer - Web and Device Access Restriction
  • Gemini IP Camera Viewer - View IP Camera Video Streams
  • HipPlay - Media Player - Music Images Video

Next Generation Wireless Technology

Wireless AC technology was developed to optimize video streaming experiences. Providing gigabit Wi-Fi speeds allows for content to download faster and large video or music files to sync more quickly. With an increasing number of Wi-Fi devices in the home and greater Internet consumption, this new wireless standard will help meet your digital lifestyle demands. As your devices and Wi-Fi usage increases, make sure you have the latest wireless technology to get the most out of your connected experiences.

A new way to optimize your connected life
The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router with AC wireless technology includes Cisco Connect Cloud to give you visibility into your home network from anywhere at any time. With your Linksys Smart Wi-Fi router you have the opportunity to get an ever-growing set of new capabilities through mobile apps. These mobile apps will empower you to easily enhance and control your connected life.

Ultimate Wireless Speed*
The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router EA6500 is built with the latest Draft 802.11ac wireless technology for speeds approximately 3x faster than Wireless-N. The EA6500 is ideal for fast HD video and media streaming.

Superior Wireless Coverage*

The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router EA6500 is built with high power amplifiers and is designed to achieve ultimate range, increasing HD video and media streaming coverage area in the home.

SimpleTab Technology
Easily connect Wi-Fi devices to your home network with a push of a button (WPS) or a tap (included SimpleTap card to connect NFC-enabled devices). Through a Cisco Connect Cloud mobile app, you can use Wi-Fi Protected Setup to easily add devices without having to go to your router. Once you have a Cisco Connect Cloud account, you can use the included SimpleTap card to easily add NFC-enabled mobile devices by tapping your card on the NFC-enabled device.

2 USB Ports**
Simultaneously access and share your stored USB content and printer.

Broad Wireless Compatibility
Connect computers, HDTVs, media players, game consoles, smartphones, printers and more to your network and Internet connection. The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router EA6500 is backward compatible with a/b/g/n Devices.

The Power of Dual-Band
Double your network bandwidth with dual-band N (2.4 and 5 GHz) designed to help avoid interference and maximize throughput for smoother HD video streaming, file transfers, and wireless gaming.

Benefits of Gigabit
Use the four Gigabit ports for quick file sharing, 10x faster than standard Ethernet, between other Gigabit-enabled devices.

DNLA Certified Media Server
The built-in DLNA Certified media server enables media streaming to your TV, Xbox 360, PS3, or other DLNA compatible devices.

SpeedBoost Technology
Higher quality antenna technology helps to maintain high speeds across greater distances throughout your home for maximum wireless coverage and in-home mobility.

Advanced Security
Help keep your network and personal information protected with advanced WPA2 encryption and integrated firewall.

Quality of Service (QoS)
Traffic prioritization technology delivers smoother performance for music, voice and video.

Quick to Install
Included Cisco Connect software helps you set up your home wireless network in a few easy steps.

IPv6 Enabled
The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router EA6500 supports the latest Internet Protocol technology to future-proof your network.

 

  • Model: Linksys EA6500-CA
  • Technology: Wireless-AC
  • Bands: Simultaneous 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz
  • Transmit/Receive: 3 x 3 for 2.4 GHz, 3 x 3 for 5 GHz
  • Antennas: 6 Internal
  • OS Compatibility: Windows, Mac
  • Software Setup: CD Install
  • Ethernet Ports x Speed: 4 x Gigabit
  • Cisco Connect Software: Yes, App Enabled
  • USB Port: Yes, Shared Storage, Virtual USB and Media Server