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Netgear Nighthawk AC3000 (EX8000) X6S Tri-Band WiFi Mesh Extender

Where your WiFi router can’t spread the internet range there Netgear Nighthawk AC3000 (EX8000) X6S tri-band WiFi mesh extender alone is great for bringing continuous WiFi connectivity to dead zones and blind spots of your house.

In addition, it also uses the same SSID (network name) as your main WiFi router that simply means that you don’t have to connect to different networks as you roam around freely in your house.

As soon as you are done with the new extender setup process of AC3000 (EX8000), you will get the following features:

  • Creates your own Mesh WiFi network to improve internet coverage throughout your home without any issue.

  • Universal compatibility to extend your WiFi easily with your existing router, or gateway.

  • Combined speeds around 3 Gbps (AC3000) for fast and reliable internet connections.

  • Move around freely in your home without the fear of buffering in videos or disconnecting from the internet.

  • Also, connect smart wired devices like HD TVs, game consoles, computers, and laptops with 4 Gigabit Ethernet Ports.

Attractive Design

Nighthawk AC3000 (EX8000) is an 8.9 by 6.6 by 3.6 inches (HWD) large range extender. Nighthawk’s black enclosure stands upright on a clean semi-circular base that cannot be placed on a wall.

As a matter of fact, you get no external antennas on it. But its six internal antennas gives the extended internet range from balcony to garage, from terrace to ground floor, from backyard to door front of your house.

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On your Netgear WiFi range extender, there are eight small LED indicators on the front panel. The Link Status

LED will tell you the connection between your router and the range extender.

Solid White: Best connection.

Solid Amber: Good connection.

Solid Red: Poor Connection.

For more information about LED’s on your range extender, go through Netgear extender manual guide once.

Easy Installation and Setup

ou can easily install your Netgear EX8000 using the WPS button.

  • To do so, press the WPS button on your range extender and after a few minutes apply the same process on your main router as well.

If your main WiFi router does not support WPS, don’t worry simply use the Netgear Installation Assistant. It is a quick and easy method to set up and install a WiFi range extender.

  • To do so, place your range extender in range of your WiFi router.

  • Connect them via Ethernet cable physically and properly.

  • Grab a PC or laptop.

  • Connect it with your range extender.

  • Open an internet browser.

  • Type mywifiext or into its URL bar. Do not type the mentioned web address in the search bar.

A setup wizard screen will appear.

  • Click on the new extender setup icon.

  • Complete the required fields and hit on next.

  • Create a valid account using my email address, password (passphrase), and two security questions.

  • Hit on next.

  • Select the WiFi range extender option.

  • And click on continue to proceed.

Now, connect your WiFi enable device with the range extender and enjoy taking advantage of the extended internet range.

Your Range Extender Performs Good At Close Range

Netgear Nighthawk AC3000 delivers a high-range of internet range throughout the house, building or apartment.

If it is placed closer to the existing WiFi router, the Nighthawk EX8000’s score of 78Mbps has beaten the Netgear EX7300 range extender.

To avoid any third-party WiFi interferences, it is recommended to turn off those devices that are not in use.

These interference-creating devices are metal and electronic gadgets, appliances, baby monitors, and toys, cordless phone, Bluetooth speakers, and treadmill, microwave, mixer grinder, and dishwasher, doors, walls, mirrors, and public WiFi.

All the above-mentioned obstructions can be a reason that can cause slow and sluggish internet.

If you need help to fix login or setup issues, then do let us know on toll-free number. Moreover, if you have any query related to this post, then just ask our technicians for Netgear extender support right-away.