KWGR614 Software Specifications

The NETGEAR Wireless-G open source router (KWGR614) is a customizable open source product. At its heart is a Linux operating system, which can be customized and modified at will by users to arrive at customer software applications or to achieve custom functionality / optimizations.

The KWGR614 is running Linux 2.4.26.

The following table lists the functional modules of the KWGR614 router and the source and versions of the different modules. More information on these functional modules can be obtained directly from the source of the packages...

KWGR614 Important Downloads

The following are critical downloads for the NETGEAR KWGR614 Open Source Router. For more downloads, make sure you check out the downloads area ... for manuals, open source information, and even custom open source projects created by members of the community.

KWGR614 Hardware Specifications

Physical Specifications

  • Dimensions: 28 x 175 x 118 mm (1.1 x 6.9 x 4.7 in)
  • Weight: 0.3 kg (0.7 lbs)

Wireless Speeds

  • Network Speeds: 1, 2, 5.5, 6, 9, 11, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, & 54 Mbps (auto rate capable)
  • Modulation Type: OFDM with BPSK, QPSK, 16QAM, 64QAM, DBPSK, DQPSK, CCK

Routing Protocols

KWGR614 Product FAQ

Note: this product has reached its end-of-life. You can find information on NETGEAR's newest open source router, the WGR614L, here.  Material on the KWGR614 will still available on

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