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FCC approval date: 21 August 2017
(Est.) release date: 08 September 2017
(Est.) initial retail price (in USD): $230
Country of manuf.: China
Power: 12 VDC, 3.5 A
Connector type: barrel
CPU1: Qualcomm IPQ4019 (717 MHz, 4 cores)
FLA1: ? MiB (Brand? Model?)
RAM1: ? MiB (Brand? Model?)
Expansion IFs: USB 2.0
USB ports: 1
WI1 chip1: Qualcomm IPQ4019
WI1 chip2: Qualcomm IPQ4019
WI1 802dot11 protocols: abgn+ac
WI1 MIMO config: 2x2:2
WI1 antenna connector: none
WI2 chip1: Qualcomm Atheros QCA9984
WI2 802dot11 protocols: an+ac
WI2 MIMO config: 4x4:4
WI2 antenna connector: none
ETH chip1: Brand? Model?
LAN speed: 10/100/1000
LAN ports: 4
Flags: Wave2, MU-MIMO, 256QAM, DFS (master), DFS (slave)
802dot11 OUI: none specified
- • 1733Mbps - 4SS 5GHz 802.11ac (80MHz chan.),
- • 867Mbps - 2SS 5GHz 802.11ac (80MHz chan.),
- • 400Mbps - 2SS 2.4GHz 802.11n (40MHz chan., 256QAM) = 3000 Mbps class
Nighthawk X6S AC3000 Tri-Band WiFi Range Extender
- Product page • Support page
Most useful FCC documents are under short-term confidentiality until 02/18/2018.
DFS support was added in an FCC Class II Permissive Change Request on 12/13/2017. A firmware update is probably needed for early devices.
Qualcomm IPQ4019 & QCA9984 is just a guess based on the specs, for now.
Web GUI: http://www.mywifiext.com
NETGEAR Nighthawk X6S EX8000 photo gallery on OpenITforum
List of Tri-Band Wireless Devices#AC3000