Learn about the hardware specs for the Netgear R6400 router. Information and specifications for the Netgear R6400 Router. Improve your WiFi speed and reliability with the Netgear R6400 WiFi router. This equipment is used in Fibre to the Home accounts.
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Netgear R6400 WiFi router
Learn about the various functions and buttons on the Netgear R6400 WiFi router.
Solid White Light: The router is ready Blinking White Light: The firmware is corrupted. Solid Amber: The router is starting Blinking Amber: The firmware is upgrading, or the Reset button was pressed. Off: Power is not supplied to the router.
Solid White: The Internet connection is ready. Solid Amber: The router detected an Ethernet cable connection to the modem. Off: No Ethernet cable is connected between the router and the modem
The DSL light is deactivated
Solid White: The 2.4 GHz WiFi radio is operating. Blinking: The router is sending or receiving WiFi traffic. Off: The 2.4 GHz WiFi radio is off
Solid White: The 5 GHz WiFi radio is operating. Blinking: The router is sending or receiving WiFi traffic. Off: The 5 GHz WiFi radio is off
When solid, these lights indicate that a connection has been detected. If flashing, this indicates that data is currently transmitting through this Ethernet port.
USB 3.0 Storage
USB 3.0 Storage Port is deactivated.
USB 2.0 Printer Port
USB 2.0 Printer Port is deactivated.
Pressing this button for two seconds turns the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz WiFi radios on and off. If this LED is lit, the WiFi radios are on. If this LED is off, the WiFi radios are turned off and you cannot use WiFi to connect to the router.
This button lets you use WPS to join the WiFi network without typing the WiFi password. The WPS LED blinks white during this process and then lights solid white.
Reset the router to factory defaults
Connects the modem to an Ethernet-equipped computer or third party device (router, Ethernet hub, etc.)
Connection point for the cable that runs either into a modem for connecting to the Internet.