AC1900

High Speed Cable Modem Router

Boost Your Gaming and Streaming Experience

The NETGEAR C6900 is CableLabs DOCSIS® 3.0 two-in-one cable modem + WiFi router. This cable modem router gives you high-speed Internet connection with combined speeds of up to 1.9Gbps‡ with AC19000 WiFi. The powerful 1.6GHz processor boosts performance for streaming and gaming. Industry's first 24x8 channel bonding give you the fastest download speeds, up to 960Mbps even during peak hours. Save up to $120 a year* by eliminating Internet service provider rental fees. Ideal for XFINITY® from Comcast, Charter Spectrum®, Time Warner Cable, Cox®, Cablevision and more.

Model: C6900
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  • Up to 1.9Gbps‡ speeds for streaming HD videos, faster downloads, and high-speed online gaming
  • 1.6GHz processor speed boosts performance for streaming & gaming
  • Works with U.S. cable Internet provider XFINITY® from Comcast, Charter Spectrum®, Time Warner Cable, Cox®, Cablevision & more
  • Beamforming+ for whole home HD coverage
  • 24x8 Channel Bonding enables extreme cable Internet speeds
  • High-powered amplifiers increase range for mobile devices throughout your home
  • Parental Controls for safer web surfing
  • Save money over time by owning your cable equipment and avoiding monthly rental charges from your Internet provider—up to $120 per year*

Speed

Get the fastest WiFi currently available on WiFi cable modem routers & enjoy a blazing-fast, lag-free WiFi experience for gaming, video streaming or surfing.

  • Extremely fast WiFi—Up to 1.9 Gbps combined WiFi speed for extreme gaming and streaming

  • DOCSIS 3.0—Up to 24 times faster cable Internet speeds than 2.0

  • Channel Bonding—Extremely fast cable Internet speeds during peak hours

  • Gigabit WiFi—Next-generation WiFi now at Gigabit speeds

  • Gigabit wired—Ideal for HD gaming & video

  • Processor—1.6GHz processor speed boosts wireless, wired, and WAN-to-LAN

WiFi Range

Homes come in all shapes & sizes & Nighthawk AC1900 WiFi Cable Modem Router provides WiFi coverage no matter where you connect in your home.

  • Ultimate range—WiFi coverage throughout very large homes

  • Beamforming+—Boosts speed, reliability, & range of WiFi connections

  • Antennas—High-powered amplifiers & three dual band internal antennas

Reliability

There’s nothing more frustrating than dropped connections! With NETGEAR’s advanced features & best-in-class technology, you’ll reduce interference & enjoy more reliable WiFi connectivity.

  • Simultaneous dual band—Reduces interference for better connections to more WiFi devices

  • Beamforming+—Boosts speed, reliability, & range of WiFi connections

Ease of Use

Start enjoying your new device faster than ever. NETGEAR wants to make sure installation is simple & easy, so you can connect quickly & make sure you stay that way

  • Easy install—Easy setup for iPad®, tablets, smartphones & computers

  • Push ‘n’ connect—Easy push button WiFi connections (WPS)

Security

Maintain high security across your network to help ensure your privacy & family is safe while online. Whether it’s preventing phishing & spyware or just limiting access for kids & guests, NETGEAR has you covered.

  • Parental controls—Web site filtering for all your connected devices

  • Guest network access—Separate & secure access for guests

  • Secure WiFi connections—High level wireless security with WPA/WPA2

Product Number
C6900
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WiFi Performance
  • Not applicable
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Number of Ethernet Ports
  • One (1) LAN Gigabit Ethernet port
Key Features
  • Built-in high-speed DOCSIS® 3.0 Channel Bonding Cable Modem
  • 24 downstream & 8 upstream channels
  • AC1900 (600 Mbps @2.4GHz with 256 QAM support +1300 Mbps @5GHz 11ac)†
  • Simultaneous Dual Band WiFi—Tx/Rx 3x3 (2.4GHz) + 3x3 (5GHz)
  • Beamforming+—For more reliable connections on 2.4 and 5GHz bands
  • Powerful 1.6GHz processor
  • Memory: 128 MB flash and 256 MB RAM
  • IPv6 support (Internet Protocol Version 6)
System Requirements
  • Cable broadband Internet service
  • Microsoft® Windows 7, 8, 10, Vista®, XP®, 2000, Mac OS®, UNIX®, or Linux®
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 5.0, Firefox® 2.0, Safari® 1.4, or Google Chrome 11.0 browsers or higher
Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 9.66 x 8.31 x 1.7 in
  • 1.6 lb
Package Content
  • Nighthawk AC1900 WiFi Cable Modem Router (C6900)
  • Ethernet cable
  • Quick start guide
  • Power adapter
Standards
  • Four (4) 10/100/1000 Mbps— (4 LAN) Gigabit Ethernet ports
  • IEEE® 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz + 256 QAM support
  • IEEE® 802.11 a/n/ac 5GHz

This product comes with a limited warranty that is valid only if purchased from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.

*90-day complimentary technical support following purchase from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.

‡Maximum rate is derived from DOCSIS® 3.0 specifications and actual throughput will vary depending on the MSO provisioning and speed tier subscription. Check your cable Internet service provider web site for data speed tier compatibility.

NETGEAR makes no express or implied representations or warranties about this product’s compatibility with any future standards.

For indoor use only.

*Based on a typical monthly equipment rental fee of $10 per month.

Customer-owned modems may not be compatible with certain cable networks. Please check with your cable provider to confirm this NETGEAR modem is allowed on your cable network.

Intended for indoor use only.

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Gaming and Streaming

With the AC1900 WiFi, powerful 1.6GHz combined processor, Beamforming+, and 24x8 channel bonding you'll enjoy more seamless gaming and streaming with reduced lag and buffering. When you want the best modem router to handle all your high-bandwidth Internet activities, Nighthawk has you covered.

Lose The Lease. Save on Space.

Is your cable ISP charging you every month just to use their modem? Reduce your bill and own your own modem and router combo. A modem with built-in router is also space efficient and reduces the number of cables you need to connect to the Internet. Do more with less!

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