From the Manufacturer|Powered by Is the information in this section helpful? Yes / No The Benefits of MU-MIMO Overview Linksys MAX-STREAM AC5400 Tri-Band Wi-Fi Router (EA9500) Ideal for busy households and home offices, the Linksys MAX-STREAM AC5400 Tri-Band Router (EA9500) delivers Next-Gen AC Wi-Fi for lag-free productivity and entertainment. MU-MIMO delivers Wi-Fi to multiple devices—4K TVs, streaming media players, game consoles, laptops, tablets, and smartphones—at the same time and same speed, treating multiple devices as if each has its own dedicated router. The MAX-STREAM AC5400 Router is easy to set up and features three dedicated Wi-Fi bands for combined speeds of up to 5.3 Gbps1 , four simultaneous data streams per band, a powerful 1.4 GHz processor, eight Gigabit Ethernet ports, USB 3.0 and 2.0 ports, and eight adjustable antennas. At a Glance: Multiple users can enjoy simultaneous lag-free videoconferencing, gaming, and streaming with MU-MIMO Three dedicated bands for combined speeds of up to 5.3 Gbps1 Offers Seamless Roaming when paired with the Max-Stream AC1900+ MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Range Extender2 Remotely monitor and control the network with Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Eight Gigabit ports and USB 3.0 for fast wired connections Meet Linksys MAX-STREAM Next-Gen AC Wi-Fi Lets You Stream, Game, and Work without Interruption Now you can experience lag-free videoconferencing or file transfers in your home office upstairs while the rest of the family is streaming HD media, surfing the web, and playing online games simultaneously. Efficient MU-MIMO (Multi-User, Multiple-Input, Multiple-Output) technology treats each of your devices as if each has its own dedicated router, ensuring everyone can enjoy Wi-Fi without interruption or buffering. Room-to-Room Wi-Fi with Seamless Roaming The MAX-STREAM AC5400 Wi-Fi Router features Seamless Roaming when paired with a MAX-STREAM range extender so enabled Wi-Fi devices will automatically switch to the strongest Wi-Fi signal.2 You wont have to manually connect to the router or range extender when you move from one room to another–or even to your backyard. This means that you can move freely throughout your home while video chatting or streaming videos without experiencing dropped calls or buffering. Pair a MAX-STREAM router with a MAX-STREAM range extender for more efficient home Wi-Fi that delivers a stronger, more powerful Wi-Fi signal to all your devices. Blazing-Fast Speeds from Three Wi-Fi Bands With three dedicated, independent Wi-Fi bands that offer combined speeds of up to 5.3 Gbps1 , youll always have the bandwidth you need for your task. Tri-Band technology provides up to double the wireless-AC performance of a dual-band router. Band 1 is 2.4 GHz with speeds of up to 1000 Mbps for older wireless-N and -G devices. Band 2 is a high-speed 5 GHz band for extremely fast file transfers and videoconferencing, while the third 5 GHz band delivers blazing Wi-Fi speeds ideal for online gaming and streaming. Advanced Connectivity with Eight Gigabit Ethernet Ports Eight Gigabit Ethernet ports let you connect an array of wired devices for enhanced file transfer speeds and stability—up to 10X faster than Fast Ethernet. Two USB connections—including one fast USB 3.0 port—are ideal for connecting shared storage devices or printers. What is MU-MIMO? MU-MIMO: Like Having a Dedicated Router for Each of Your Devices Multi-user, multiple-input, multiple-output (MU-MIMO) technology enables the Linksys MAX-STREAM AC5400 Router to target multiple devices without interference or slowdown–almost like having an individual router dedicated to each of your devices. This allows you and other household members to connect to the Internet, stream media, and play online games simultaneously at faster speeds1 than traditional Wi-Fi. About Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Watch How the App Works Manage your home Wi-Fi from any mobile device. Home networking just got a lot more fun and easy. The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi app places a powerful suite of Wi-Fi customization tools in the palm of your hand. Customize and Manage Your Home Wi-Fi Anytime, Anywhere With the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi App, you can closely monitor and manage your home Wi-Fi remotely using a smartphone or tablet. Guest Access: Create a separate, password-protected Wi-Fi network for up to 50 guests and easily share the password. Parental Controls: Ensure a safe Internet experience for your kids — even when youre away from home. Restrict access to inappropriate or distracting content, control usage, and block specific devices from accessing the Internet. Device Prioritization: You can prioritize devices that need the most speed. Smart WiFi How to Set Up Smart Wi-Fi Set up your home Wi-Fi using a Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router. Download the free Linksys Smart Wi-Fi App. Use Your Mobile Device to Manage Your Home Wi-Fi. Seamless Roaming Additional Features Easy Setup Getting the AC5400 up and running is simple. Just plug the router into a power source, connect it to your Internet modem and your computer or laptop, connect to the Linksys secure network as shown in the quick start guide, and follow the instructions. No installation CD is required. Eight Antennas for Optimal Wi-Fi Performance The router features eight adjustable external antennas that provide powerful streams of data to your devices, ensuring far-reaching Wi-Fi coverage. Unlike the two or three data streams found on standard routers, the AC5400 delivers four simultaneous streams on each of the three Wi-Fi bands for stronger, faster performance. Powerful Dual-Core Processor for Efficient Operation Enjoy gaming without interruption from other networked devices. The MAX-STREAM AC5400 Router is powered by a 1.4 GHz dual-core processor that delivers the performance necessary for activities like multiplayer online gaming. The AC5400 is capable of handling multiple high-speed data streams at once–delivering faster Wi-Fi speeds to more devices. Targeted Signals Improve Wi-Fi Connections The AC5400 improves wireless signal range by sending focused Wi-Fi signals to each mobile device, also known as Beamforming Technology. This increases the efficiency of your home Wi-Fi, enabling multiple household members to enjoy simultaneous high-bandwidth Wi-Fi activities like streaming, surfing, and gaming. 1 The standard transmission rates—1000 Mbps or 2166 Mbps (for 5 GHz), 1000 Mbps (for 2.4 GHz), 54 Mbps, and 11 Mbps—are the physical data rates. Actual data throughput will be lower and may depend on the mix of wireless products used and external factors. 2 Seamless Roaming is designed for devices that support the 802.11k standard including but not limited to iPhone (4s and later), iPad Pro, iPad Air and later, iPad mini and later, iPad (3rd generation and later), iPod touch (5th generation and later), Samsung S4 (Android 4.2.2 /4.4.2), Samsung S5 (Android 4.4.2), and Samsung S6 (Android 5.0.2). For more information on supported Windows and other devices, please check with your device manufacturer. General Information Designed as a dual-purpose office and entertainment router, this powerful unit features MU-MIMO technology to treat all of your devices as if each has its own dedicated router and deliver incredibly fast speeds to multiple users on multiple devices. With streamless roaming, your enabled wireless devices will automatically switch to the strongest Wi-Fi signal so you wont have to manually connect to the router or range extender (sold separately) when you move from room to room. You can quickly download large files thanks to the 1.4 GHz dual-core processor that delivers the performance necessary for seamless videoconferencing and fast file transfers. Three independent Wi-Fi bands deliver extremely fast combined speeds of up to 5.3 Gbps to eliminate any lag or buffering. Eight adjustable antennas deliver optimal coverage and maximum signal strength throughout your entire office ensuring complete access throughout your office. More from the Manufacturer Wireless Specifications Broadband Transmission Technology: Ethernet Wireless LAN Standard: IEEE 802.11ac ISM Band: Yes UNII Band: Yes ISM Maximum Frequency: 2.40 GHz UNII Maximum Frequency: 5 GHz Number of External Antennas: 8 Total Wireless Transmission Speed: 678.40 MB/s Interfaces/Ports Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports: 8 USB: Yes PoE (RJ-45) Port: No Number of Broadband (RJ-45) Ports: 1 Network & Communication Ethernet Technology: Gigabit Ethernet Physical Characteristics Form Factor: Desktop Height: 2.6″ Width: 12.5″ Depth: 10.4″ Weight (Approximate): 3.81 lb Miscellaneous Package Contents: EA9500 Max-Stream AC5400 Tri-Band Wi-Fi Router Quick Start Guide 8 x Antennas Ethernet Cable Power Adapter CD-ROM with Documentation Recycled: No Assembly Required: No Country of Origin: China Warranty Limited Warranty: 3 Year Product images may differ from actual product appearance.
Linksys EA9500 Max-Stream AC5400 Mu-Mimo Gigabit Router