DD-WRT Firmware Now Available for NETGEAR R7000P

The R7000, one of the best all-around routers for network performance, features, and gaming was improved even further with the R7000P (also known as the R7000 Plus). The R7000P features MU-MIMO and Beamforming for faster simultaneous streaming as well as a host of other features.

Now -- it has DD-WRT open source firmware support as well.

Developer Tathagata Das has released his DD-WRT build for the R7000P based on rev30776. See the details and grab it from our Downloads section!

mitchelp1
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i have a problem with my

i have a problem with my route all it keeps doing is keeps falshing the on and off red and white can some help plz 

Grotto
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Awesome news!  I found the

Awesome news!  I found the chk file and downloaded it.  I'm told I also need a bin file, though.  Do you have information on that download?

suman karmakar
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Hi mitchelp1,

Hi mitchelp1,
    Can you explain the exact problem properly.

Regards,

Suman

suman karmakar
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Hi Grotto,

Hi Grotto,

        According to me, you don't need any kind of bin file for this version. So the .chk file is enough to get this firmware.

Thanks,

Suman

johnbauman
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Is this a good link for an

Is this a good link for an outline for how to upgrade the 7000P with DD-WRT? 

https://www.myopenrouter.com/article/how-flash-dd-wrt-open-source-firmwa...

suman karmakar
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Hi johnbauman,

Hi johnbauman,

        Yea, this is a nice link and right procedure to upgrade the R7000P with DD-Wrt.

shivpatelssp
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Does this build support the

Does this build support the MU-MIMO and beamforming feature?

Also, do you use the same procedures to flash the stock firmware back?

pguillot69
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This version does not contain

This version does not contain the LED controls.  It is stable as far as I can tell but I have noticed a slowdown on the LAN side..  Had to terminate testing due to other reasons.

I had no problem flashing back to the latest stock version.  Remember to do a 30-30-30 reset before the flash back and after.

vipersinu2
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My R7000 is already on

My R7000 is already on Firmware: DD-WRT v3.0-r28444 std (12/05/15, do I need to back to factory to use K3_R7000PLUS_13-Apr-2017.chk. every time I go to upgrade It counts backwards from 299 and reboots at 297 and doest not upgrade

 

thank you

vipersinu2
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My R7000 is already on

My R7000 is already on Firmware: DD-WRT v3.0-r28444 std (12/05/15, do I need to back to factory to use K3_R7000PLUS_13-Apr-2017.chk. every time I go to upgrade It counts backwards from 299 and reboots at 297 and doest not upgrade

 

thank you

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