Quick Review & Specifications of NETGEAR R6700 Nighthawk AC1750 Smart WiFi Router

NETGEAR R6700 Nighthawk AC1750 Smart WiFi Router

The NETGEAR R6700 Nighthawk AC1750 Smart WiFi Router with Dual Band Gigabit speeds offers a blazing-fast, lag-free WiFi experience that is perfect for gaming, video streaming, and surfing. With NETGEAR's advanced features and best-in-class technology, the R6700 reduces interference and allows you to enjoy more reliable WiFi connectivity. Additionally, Beamforming offers a stronger, faster, and more reliable connection that is locked in even when your device is moved around the home.

NETGEAR Nighthawk R6700 AC1750 Smart WiFi Router Dual Band Gigabit

Installation and management of the R6700 is simple, allowing you to connect quickly and ensure you stay connected. You'll also be able to maintain the highest security across your network so you can feel comfortable.

Features of the R6700 Nighthawk AC1750 Smart WiFi Router:

  • NEXT GENERATION WIFI - Gigabit speeds (450+1300 Mbps speeds)
  • PROCESSOR - Powerful dual core 1GHz
  • BEAMFORMING+ - Boosts speed, reliability, and range of WiFi connections on 2.4 and 5GHz bands
  • PRIORITIZED BANDWIDTH - Great for streaming HD videos or music
  • ADVANCED FEATURES - Ideal for lag-free online gaming
  • ANTENNAS - High-powered amplifiers with 3 external antennas
  • SIMULTANEOUS DUAL BAND — Reduces interference for better connections to more WiFi devices
  • Advanced QoS - Downstream & upstream QoS automatically recognizes & prioritizes streaming & gaming applications
  • Airtime Fairness® - Prevents network lag when slower devices connect
  • DLNA® - Find & play your media on DLNA TVs & game consoles
  • One superspeed USB 3.0 port - Up to 10x faster than USB 2.0
  • ReadySHARE Vault - Free software for automatic PC backup to a USB hard drive connected to the router
  • ReadySHARE® USB access - Wirelessly access & share USB hard drive or printer via USB 3.0 port
  • ReadySHARE Printer - Wirelessly access & share a USB printer
  • iTunes® COMPATIBLE - Play your USB-stored music using AirPlay or Apple Remote
  • TIME MACHINE - Automatic Mac backup to a USB hard drive connected to the router
  • COMPATIBLE - Works with 802.11 a/b/g/n and ac devices
  • NIGHTHAWK APP - Easily set up your router and get more out of your WiFi.
  • PUSH ‘N’ CONNECT - Secure push button WiFi connections (WPS)
  • EASY INSTALL - Easy setup for iPad®, tablets, smartphones & computers
  • ULTIMATE RANGE - WiFi coverage ideal for very large homes
  • GOOGLE ASSISTANT COMPATIBILITY - Now works with Google Assistant to control your home network using voice commands
  • POWER SAVINGS - WiFi and power on/off
  • VPN SUPPORT- Secure access to your home network
  • GUEST NETWORK ACCESS - Separate & secure access for guests
  • PERSONAL FTP SERVER - Customized free URL to create FTP server
  • PARENTAL CONTROLS - Web filtering for all your connected devices
  • SECURE WIFI CONNECTIONS - High level wireless security with WPA/WPA2

The R6700 is great for:

  • Emailing, chatting, surfing, music and video streaming
  • Online gaming
  • HD Streaming
  • Improved mobile speeds
  • Sharing across your network

Specifications of the R6700 Nighthawk AC1750 Smart WiFi Router

NETGEAR Nighthawk R6700 Smart WiFi Router AC1750 Dual Band GigabitPackage Contents

  • Nighthawk AC1750 Smart WiFi Router (R6700)
  • Three (3) detachable antennas
  • Ethernet cable
  • Quick install guide
  • Power adapter


  • Localized to country of sale. This product is backed by a NETGEAR limited 1-year Hardware Warranty. 90-day complimentary technical support following purchase from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.

System Requirements

  • Microsoft® Windows 7, 8, 8.1, Vista®, XP®, 2000, Mac OS®, UNIX®, or Linux®
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 5.0, Firefox® 2.0, Safari® 1.4, or Google Chrome™ 11.0 browsers or higher


  • One (1) USB 3.0 port
  • IEEE® 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz
  • IEEE 802.11 a/n/ac 5.0 GHz
  • Five (5) 10/100/1000 Mbps - (1 WAN, 4 LAN) Gigabit Ethernet ports

Physical Specifications

  • Dimensions: 11.22 x 7.26 x 1.97 in (285 x 184.5 x 50 mm)
  • Weight: 1.65 lbs (750 g)

Technical SpecificationsNETGEAR Nighthawk R6700 AC1750 Dual Band Gigabit Smart WiFi Router

  • AC1750 (450 Mbps @2.4GHzz + 1300 Mbps @5GHz 11.ac)
  • Simultaneous Dual Band WiFi - Tx/Rx 3x3 (2.4GHz) + 3x3 (5GHz)Powerful dual core 1GHz processor
  • High-power amplifiers—three (3) external antennas
  • Memory: 128 MB flash and 256 MB RAM
  • Downstream & upstream QoS—automatically recognizes & prioritizes applications
  • ReadySHARE® USB—Share your USB hard drive and printer
  • IPv6 Support (Internet Protocol Version 6)
  • On/off LED lights option


  • Customized free URL to set up personal FTP server
  • VPN support—secure remote access
  • Guest network access—separate & secure
  • WiFi Protected Access® (WPA/WPA2—PSK)
  • Double firewall protection (SPI and NAT)
  • Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention


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Netgear 6700 v3 = Netgear

Netgear 6700 v3 = Netgear 6400 v2. Even same FCC ID.