Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500
"....it's our new pick for best gaming router."
Built to transform your gaming experience and give you the power to win.See Tech Specs
Nighthawk Pro Gaming is designed for the ultimate gaming performance. The XR500 Router takes the best-in-class Nighthawk features with cutting edge software, giving you the power to win. Compete in FPS games and make sure that your Twitch stream has the highest quality with stability. Optimize game performance and kill lag before network issues arise.
The fastest gaming router we’ve tested.
"...it's our new pick for best gaming router, as its software is in a class of its own."
I can absolutely recommend the NETGEAR Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 to anyone, especially gamers.
The Netgear Nighthawk XR500 is one of the best routers I've seen to date.
A must-have router.
Custom dashboard with real-time control and analytics.
“I really loved to see how the various games affected my bandwidth, also to see how the streaming...lowered my overall bandwidth.”
Control connections to local players for lower ping.
Prioritize gaming devices and traffic to minimize lag spikes.
“QoS is really important in our gaming house, it’s extremely important that the 5 PC’s that belong to the pro players are running uninterrupted and that staff PC’s can be throttled.”
View real-time bandwidth utilization by device, network and system performance & monitor live game ping.
Keep your head in the game and off security.
The Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 Router powered by cutting-edge DumaOS is the ultimate gear for competitive gamers to stay ahead of the game.Learn More
Five (5) Gigabit Ethernet ports (4 LAN + 1 WAN) for maximized wired speeds ideal for fast-paced gaming.
Blazing fast, reliable 2.6Gbps WiFi. Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO) for simultaneous streaming.
Faster and powerful processor for stream-lined wired and WiFi performance.
Supports two WiFi bands simultaneously to double the available bandwidth.
Four (4) external antennas for better WiFi coverage, faster speeds and less interference.
15 more channels in 5GHz for interference free gaming experience.
Blazing-fast 2.6Gbps WiFi speeds, Gigabit Ethernet ports, and a Dual-Core 1.7GHz Processor for frustration free online gaming.