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Linksys RE6500 - Wi-Fi range extender

Mfg. Part: RE6500 | CDW Part: 3434184 | UNSPSC: 43222608
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$89.97Advertised Price

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  • Wi-Fi range extender
  • 4 ports
  • 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Dual Band
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Product Overview
Main Features
  • Wi-Fi range extender
  • 4 ports
  • 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Dual Band
Featuring next-generation wireless-AC technology, the RE6500 is universally compatible with all Internet routers, including your service provider's router. Just connect it to your network, and you can access the Internet from any device, wherever you are in your home.

The RE6500 features simultaneous dual bands, which means it transmits at both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequencies at the same time. It extends 2.4 and 5 GHz Wi-Fi up to N300 Mbps + AC867 Mbps and reduces interference. So no matter which band your wireless devices use, they'll automatically connect to the best available band for the fastest possible performance.

Technical Specifications
Specifications are provided by the manufacturer. Refer to the manufacturer for an explanation of the print speed and other ratings.
Antenna Form Factor: External detachable
Antenna Qty: 2

Connectivity Details Type: Network cable

Brand: Linksys
Compatibility: Mac , PC
Manufacturer: Linksys.
Model: RE6500
Packaged Quantity: 1
Product Line: Linksys

Interface Provided
Connector Type: RJ-45
Qty: 4
Type: 100Base-TX

Encryption Algorithm: 128-bit WEP , WPA , WPA2

Compliant Standards: IEEE 802.11a , IEEE 802.11b , IEEE 802.11g , IEEE 802.11n
Connectivity Technology: Wireless
Data Link Protocol: IEEE 802.11a , IEEE 802.11b , IEEE 802.11g , IEEE 802.11n
Features: DHCP server , IPv6 support , MIMO technology , Wall mountable , Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) support , Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)
Form Factor: External
Ports Qty: 4
Status Indicators: Link/activity , Power , WPS
Type: Wi-Fi range extender
Wi-Fi Bands: 2.4 GHz , 5 GHz
Wireless Protocol: 802.11a/b/g/n

Power Device
Frequency Required: 50/60 Hz
Nominal Voltage: AC 120/230 V
Type: Internal power supply

Support Details Full Contract Period: 2 years
Support Details Type: Limited warranty

Type: Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements
Min Operating System: Apple MacOS X 10.5.8 or later , Apple MacOS X 10.6.1 or later , Apple MacOS X 10.7 or later , Apple MacOS X 10.8 or later , Microsoft Windows 7 , Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 or later , Microsoft Windows XP SP3 , Windows 8

Cable Details
Included Qty: 1

Service & Support
Type: 2 years warranty

Product Reviews
Rated 3.7 out of 5 by 119reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Very easy setup! Works great and was so simple to setup! I was worried about the setup when I made the purchase, but it could not have been simpler. December 2, 2016
Rated 3 out of 5 by Works It works as expected but it can be confusing when a modification is made to settings is in error and there is no message reporting. November 30, 2016
Rated 1 out of 5 by Way too hard to setup I have followed all instructions but none of my devices know a range extender is installed. It's just a black box with 2 antennas and a light. November 23, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Range Extender! We had a few dead spots at home. Now we have full signal everywhere. October 29, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Up and Running in five minutes... When researching, I read all these horror stories online of hours spent with manufacturers & ISPs trying to get an extender to connect/perform, Threads upon threads in forums about this problem and that problem. All I wanted was an extender for God's sake! I chose this product for reputation and price. Opened the box, plug it in, followed the directions and three webpages later (5 min), up and running! This product met all expectations from the basic extender I was using (that had to be mounted outside a window to work). The router is four walls and 40 ft. away, yet, with this extender, my internet speeds are doubled, no more delay with my VoIP and I can leave it turned on inside. Totally satisfied! October 7, 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by Awesome Gadget! This thing is awesome. I couldn't find anything to extend my wifi enough but this gives me full strength all over my house and in the back yard. September 23, 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by Great little extender Works great, easy setup, attractive unit. May get a few more September 17, 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by Works Does work but not as I expected ... will use in configuration I have August 23, 2016
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