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Netgear R7800 -100NAS (v2)
(Nighthawk X4S)

Availability: now

Manuf/OEM/ODM Delta Networks

FCC approval date: 04 November 2015
(Est.) release date: 04 January 2016
Country of manuf.: China
Series: AC2600

Amazon image

B0192911RA (Flag of the United States.svg, On Amazon, On CCC)
On Newegg

Type: wireless router

FCC ID: PY315100319
PCB ID: 2976495801

Power: 12 VDC, 3.5 A
Connector type: barrel

CPU1: Qualcomm IPQ8065 (1.7 GHz, 2 cores)
FLA1: 128 MiB
134,217,728 B
1,048,576 Kib
131,072 KiB
1,024 Mib
0.125 GiB
(Micron MT29F1G08ABBEAH4:E)
RAM1: 512 MiB
536,870,912 B
4,194,304 Kib
524,288 KiB
4,096 Mib
0.5 GiB
(Nanya NT5CC128M16IP-DI × 2)

Expansion IFs: USB 3.0, eSATA
USB ports: 2
SATA ports: 1
Serial: yes

WI1 chip1: Qualcomm Atheros QCA9984
WI1 802dot11 protocols: an+ac
WI1 MIMO config: 4x4:4
WI1 antenna connector: U.FL
WI2 chip1: Qualcomm Atheros QCA9984
WI2 802dot11 protocols: bgn
WI2 MIMO config: 4x4:4
WI2 antenna connector: U.FL

ETH chip1: Qualcomm IPQ8065
Switch: Qualcomm Atheros QCA8337
LAN speed: 10/100/1000
LAN ports: 4
WAN speed: 10/100/1000
WAN ports: 1


Additional chips
2.4GHz Power Amplifier Module;Skyworks;SE2623L;;4;
5GHz Power Amplifier Module;RFMD;RFPA5542;;4;

Stock bootloader: U-Boot

Stock FW OS: Linux

Third party firmware supported: DD-WRT (Kong-AC) • (List), LEDE Project • (List), OpenWrt, Voxel

Flags: Wave2, MU-MIMO, VHT160, DFS

Default IP address:
the IP is used by 3 additional devices
of which 3 are Netgear devices
Default login user: admin
Default login password: password
admin:password credentials used by 399 additional devices
of which 288 are Netgear devices

802dot11 OUI: none specified

For a list of all currently documented Qualcomm chipsets with specifications, see Qualcomm.
For a list of all currently documented Qualcomm Atheros chipsets with specifications, see Qualcomm Atheros.

1733 Mbps - 4-stream 802.11ac device (433Mbps per stream),
800 Mbps - max. PHY rate for the 40MHz wide 2.4GHz channel = 2600 Mbps class

Nighthawk X4S - AC2600 Smart WiFi Gaming Router

802.11ac Dual Band Quad Stream Gigabit Router
Product page  • Support page

"2976495801" is silkscreened on the board in the FCC internal photos.


  • Powerful 1.7GHz dual-core processor boosts performance
  • Memory: 128MB flash (NAND) and 512MB RAM (DDR3)
  • Get ultimate Wi-Fi speeds-up to 2.53Gbps (800+1733Mbps)
  • Quad-Stream technology Wi-Fi to multiple devices simultaneously
  • Next generation Wave2 Wi-Fi - Quad-stream, 160MHz, MU-MIMO
  • Four high-performance external antennas deliver maximum range
  • Beamforming+ improves wireless range and reliability
  • Twin USB 3.0 and eSATA ports, USB storage-ready access
  • Dynamic QoS prioritizes network traffic by application and device
  • Easily manage your home network with the NETGEAR genie app

Forum threads



Nighthawk X8 - AC5300 Tri-Band Wi-Fi Router PR
Nighthawk X4S - AC26000 Smart Wi-Fi Router
IPQ8065 dual-core SoC &1.7GHz and the QCA9984 radio
4x4 design supports 160MHz (or 80+80MHz), MU-MIMO
Nighthawk X4 - AC2350 Smart Wi-Fi Router
Nighthawk X4 - AC2350 Smart Wi-Fi Router

See also

Nighthawk X10 - AD7200 Smart WiFi Router
AC3200 Nighthawk X6 Smart Wi-Fi Router
AC2600 Nighthawk X4S VDSL/ADSL Modem Router