Netgear Nighthawk 8-Stream WiFi 6 Mesh Extender


  • Up to 6GBps Speeds; 8 Stream AX WiFi – Provides up to 4x capacity vs current generation WiFi
  • Ultra-fast processor for smoother 4K UHD streaming, online/VR gaming, and a stronger, more reliable WiFi experience
  • Intelligently selects the fastest WiFi band for every device connection. One WiFi name for the entire home



NETGEAR® Nighthawk® 8-Stream WiFi 6 Mesh Extender (EAX80) supports the latest generation Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) standard. This powerful Nighthawk Mesh Extender works with your existing WiFi to create a powerful whole home mesh WiFi. Enjoy a better connected home experience and extend faster WiFi to the farthest corner of your home with blazing-fast speeds up to 6Gbps.

Universal Compatibility
Works with any wireless router, Gateway, or cable Modem with Wi-Fi, and is optimized for all Wi-Fi 6 routers. Compatible with existing Wi-Fi devices and new Wi-Fi 6 devices like iPhone 11.

Extended Wireless Coverage
Adds Wi-Fi range coverage up to 230 sqaure meters, and connects up to 30+ devices such as laptops, smartphones, speakers, IP cameras, tablets, IoT devices, and more.

Seamless Smart Roaming
uses your existing network SSID name so you never get Disconnected as you move around your home or office.

WiFi 6 gives you improved network capacity for more WiFi devices. Have more fun with the uninterrupted 4K/8K streaming, gaming, and the smart home experience.

Get ultra-fast wireless speeds with more connections for all devices with less congestion. You’ll get some blazing connection speeds of more than one Gigabit per second or more, 4K/8K streaming, & VR/AR gaming.

Experience reliable and stronger WiFi coverage indoors and outdoors for all your devices. It enables expansive coverage for your smart home with wider range to cover every corner of your home even where your router WiFi cannot reach.

Key Features

4X Better Performance than an AC Extender—8 Stream WiFi with up to 1.2 + 4.8 Gbps† for ultra-fast wireless speeds**

More WiFi for More Devices—OFDMA allows efficient data transmission up to 8 devices at the same time. Uplink OFDMA improves scheduling during high volumes of upload traffic, particularly when that traffic is created simultaneously.§

Smart Roaming and One WiFi Name— Extend coverage of your home’s WiFi with same WiFi name and security password as your router

160MHz Channel Support***—Doubles the speeds as offered by 80MHz channels to provide Gigabit speeds for compatible mobile devices and laptops

Powerful Processor—64-bit 1.8GHz dual-core processor ensures smooth 4K UHD streaming & gaming

4 Gigabit Ports—Connect more wired devices for faster file transfer and uninterrupted connections

Smart Connect—Intelligently selects the fastest WiFi band for every device connection. One WiFi name for the entire home

Nighthawk® App—Easily set up your extender and get more out of your WiFi.

WiFi 6 supports all current WiFi devices and is backward compatible with WiFi 5 and earlier generation devices


Standards-based WiFi Security (802.11i, 128-bit AES encryption with PSK)

System Requirements

2.4 and/or 5GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax WiFi router or gateway

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