LINKSYS Max-Stream EA8500-UK Wireless Cable & Fibre Router

Product code: 137783

Product features

  • For faster broadband connections
  • AC 2600
  • Ideal for high internet usage
  • Dual-band (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz)
  • MU-MIMO ensures everyone receives the fastest connection
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      • For faster broadband connections
      • AC 2600
      • Ideal for high internet usage
      • Dual-band (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz)
      • MU-MIMO ensures everyone receives the fastest connection
      Product information
      Stream across multiple devices and experience the latest high-speed wireless AC technology with the Linksys Max-Stream EA8500-UK Wireless Router.

      MU-MIMO


      With breakthrough MU-MIMO technology, Max-Stream works up to 4.6 times faster than traditional WiFi. The ultimate solution for multi-device households, you can keep everything and everyone on your network happy – simultaneously stream movies, play video games, listen to music and browse the web without buffering.

      Dual band & Dual-core central processing unit


      Thanks to 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz simultaneous dual band, Max-Stream delivers a stronger connection even at wider ranges – so you don't have to worry about your WiFi slowing you down wherever you are in the house.

      Its 1.4 GHz dual-core CPU also provides high-speed data processing so nobody's left waiting. Enjoy uninterrupted WiFi even with multiple users connected at the same time.

      Beamforming technology


      The Max-Stream's Beamforming technology optimises performance and helps reduce interference by focusing a wireless signal to individual connected devices. Combined with four streams of data, you can enjoy lag-free gaming and high-speed movie streaming without slowing down your network.

      Great connectivity


      Staying connected has never been easier - share files and add external storage with the super fast USB 3.0 port. The Max-Stream also features an ESATA port to accommodate USB 2.0 for added convenience.

      Smart WiFi


      Download the Smart WiFi mobile app and access your network anytime, anywhere. Compatible with your Max-Stream WiFi router you can broadcast a wireless signal to WiFi enabled devices, including TVs, game consoles and printers and customises your network through your smartphone.

      Featuring four signal boosting antennas and the latest MU-MINO wireless technology, let the whole family enjoy reliable high-speed WiFi with the Linksys Max-Stream EA8500-UK Wireless Router.

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      Specification

      Technical specifications for LINKSYS Max-Stream EA8500-UK Wireless Cable & Fibre Router

      OVERVIEW
      Type Cable & fibre router
      Rating AC 2600
      Data transfer speed Up to 1733 Mbps
      Wireless band Dual-band (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz)
      CONNECTIVITY
      Wireless connectivity WiFi
      Wired connections - Gigabit Ethernet port x 4
      - USB 3.0 x 1
      Beamforming Yes
      Number of antennas 4
      SECURITY
      Firewall Firewall protection
      GENERAL
      Colour Black
      Box contents - Linksys Max-Stream EA8500-UK Wireless Cable & Fibre Router
      - Cable
      - Instruction manual
      Dimensions 284 x 365 x 88 mm (H x W x D)
      Weight 1.58 g
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      Buy from us safe in the knowledge you’ve paid a great price.

      If you find Argos, Asda, John Lewis or ao.com has the same item at a cheaper price, we’ll match it. Even if their price includes a voucher offer, and even up to 7 days after you’ve bought from us.

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      Free delivery: within 5 working days and available on all orders. No minimum spend required.

      Next day delivery (from £3.95): on orders placed before 9pm Monday-Friday, or 8pm on weekends. Tell us your mobile number and on the day of the delivery we'll text you to say what time your order will be with you.

      Same day delivery (£3.95): exclusively for selected addresses in Greater London. Simply place your order before 9:30am Monday-Friday and receive it that evening between 6:30pm and 10:30pm.

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      Order online and collect in store

      Sometimes you’ll want something even quicker than we can deliver. Or you can’t be in when our van or courier would arrive. That’s why we offer you the option to order online and collect in store.
      Subject to what you’re ordering and where you want to collect from, you can:

      Reserve & Collect – reserve online for free and collect at a local store as soon as you like. Once reserved, your item’s held till closing time the next day, to be paid for when you collect.

      Pay & Collect – pay online, and have the item sent, for free, from our warehouse to a local store for you to collect. Starting on the date the item arrives in store – which you choose in checkout – you have 28 days to collect it.

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      £149.98
      Save £15.01
      Was £164.99 (from 19/01/2017 to 28/02/2017)
      Sorry, but right now we can only show options for ${location} when you get to checkout.
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      Sorry we couldn't find that location; are you sure you entered it correctly?
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      We can’t find that location, so please choose from these options:

      1. Check your spelling and try again. We can accept the most common abbreviations for addresses.
      2. Tell us if you’re looking for the address of a new property, as we may not have its postcode on our records yet. To do this, call us on 0344 561 0000.
      3. Visit http://www.royalmail.com if you think the postcode details you’re entering may be wrong. Or call 0344 561 0000 to speak to one of our sales team. They’re available:

      Monday to Friday: 8am to 8pm
      Saturday: 9am to 6pm
      Sunday: 10am to 5 pm

    • In a very few cases, our location checker may not recognise an existing town or postcode. If you’re sure you’ve entered it correctly, go back to the product page, and click on ‘Add to basket’. We’ll then use our back-up system to do an enhanced check.
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        See collect-in-store options instead
        See collect-in-store options instead
        PC World, Carphone Warehouse and Currys make up our family of stores.
        LINKSYS Max-Stream EA8500-UK Wireless Cable & Fibre Router
        £149.98
        Save £15.01
        Was £164.99 (from 19/01/2017 to 28/02/2017)