Netgear XR500 Nighthawk Pro Gaming Router
XR500 Nighthawk® Pro Gaming WiFi Router uses state-of-the-art software to optimize your Internet connection by stabilizing ping, reducing lag spikes, and keeping you in the game with reliable wired and wireless connectivity for fast-paced gaming. Personalize your gaming dashboard to view real-time bandwidth utilization by device, ping and many other parameters. Limit lag and get a guaranteed local connection with Geo Filter or enable Quality of Service for prioritized gaming devices and allocated bandwidth. VPN Client protects your network identity and prevents DDoS attacks. Blazing-fast 2.6Gbps WiFi speeds, Gigabit Ethernet ports, and a dual core 1.7GHz processor make online and network gaming frustration free.
Guarantee Local Connection & Eliminate Lag
Geo Filter lets you fix your gaming lag by limiting distance to servers or other players. You can get a guaranteed local connection and create a blacklist or whitelist of your preferred servers.
Monitor Internet Utilization & Live Game Ping
Keep an eye on real-time bandwidth utilization with the Internet Utilization Monitor. Reveal bandwidth-hogging devices and identify the applications which could be causing lag and slowing your game.
Prioritize Your Gaming Traffic
Prioritize gaming devices and allocate bandwidth by device to eliminate lag due to queuing at the ISP network with Quality of Service (QoS). Control the maximum upload and download speeds per device on the network to minimize sudden lag spikes while gaming.
Personalize your gaming dashboard to view real-time bandwidth utilization by device, ping and many other parameters
on a single screen.
Customizable view of real-time bandwidth utilization by device, ping, etc.
Control your lag by limiting distance to game servers or other players
Gaming VPN Client Support
Protect your network identity and prevent DoS attacks
Check bandwidthhogging devices and identify what causes lag
Quad Stream & 160MHz
For faster speeds
Support for simultaneous streaming
Quality of Service
Prioritize gaming devices and allocate bandwidth by device
For more reliable connections
To share your USB hard drive & printer
PC software for automatic backup to USB hard drive connected to the router