Supercharge your Wi-Fi with the EA8300 Max-Stream AC2200 MU-MIMO Smart Wi-Fi Router from Linksys. This tri-band router supports a single 2.4 GHz frequency and dual 5 GHz frequencies offering enhanced Wi-Fi connectivity, and with built-in MU-MIMO or multiple user, multiple-input and multiple-output technology the EA8300 router provides four separate data streams to your wireless devices. Combine MU-MIMO with integrated Beamforming technology, which reduces interference by focusing the wireless signal, and you have a solid, reliable wireless connection for your tablets, smartphones, laptops, and more.
In addition to enhanced wireless connectivity, you can plug Ethernet-enabled devices such as media players, game consoles, and more to any of the four Gigabit Ethernet ports. Alongside the Ethernet ports you will find one USB 3.0 port to connect USB-compatible external storage devices which adds storage and simplifies file sharing throughout the entire network. Once the network is up and running, you can download the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi app available for both iOS and Android devices to manage and monitor your network anytime, anywhere.
- Improved Performance
- Enjoy up to double the performance of a dual-band router with the Linksys Max-Stream AC2200 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Tri-Band Router. Featuring tri-band technology, the Max-Stream AC2200 is ideal for 4K and HD video streaming and online gaming. Households with heavy Wi-Fi use will experience fast data transfers thanks to this gigabit Wi-Fi router’s combined 2.2 Gbps speed and Quad-Core CPU.
- Multi-User, Multiple-Input, Multiple-Output (MU-MIMO) technology ensures uninterrupted Wi-Fi connections that function as if each device has its own dedicated router. You and other household members can now connect to the Internet, stream media, and play online games simultaneously at speeds up to 4.6x faster than traditional Wi-Fi.
- Seamless Roaming Technology
- Traditional routers and range extenders force you to manually connect to either the range extender’s or router’s network in order to experience the best Wi-Fi signal as you move about your home. But with the EA8300’s Seamless Roaming support, your devices will automatically connect to the strongest Wi-Fi signal by utilizing a single network name. Pair the router with a compatible range extender to enjoy a strong, seamless Wi-Fi signal in every room of your house.
- USB and Ethernet Ports
- Four Gigabit Ethernet ports let you connect more devices and share files 10x faster than with standard Ethernet. The ultra-fast USB 3.0 port is ideal for connecting shared network storage devices as well as a range of other peripherals.
- High-Performance Antennas for Maximum Coverage
- The EA8300 wireless router features four external adjustable antennas that provide four powerful streams of data to your devices, thus ensuring complete coverage of your home. Better coverage means faster Internet speeds wherever you are.
- Linksys Auto Firmware Upgrade
- Linksys automatically pushes software updates to the router overnight to seamlessly bring the latest features and security to your home network. Security will consistently get better over time.
- Airtime Fairness Ensures Wi-Fi Efficiency
- Improve your overall home Wi-Fi efficiency with the EA8300 thanks to Airtime Fairness, a feature that ensures even, fair distribution of Wi-Fi to different devices. This helps to reduce the lag associated with slower Wi-Fi devices.
- Smart Connect Band Steering
- Smart Connect feature balances your 5 GHz Wi-Fi connections and intelligently chooses the best radio band for your devices for the best Wi-Fi performance of your network.
- SPI Firewall and DOS Protection
- The Linksys SPI Firewall can identify legitimate packets for different types of connections. Only packets matching a known active connection are allowed through the firewall. A DoS attack is an attempt to make a computer or network resource unavailable to its intended users. Linksys DoS protection blocks DoS attacks to keep your network running smoothly.
- Linksys App
- With the Linksys 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 you’re 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.
Alexa Support: When paired with Alexa, the Linksys App gives you access to a variety of convenient voice commands.
Speed Test: Easily test and monitor your Internet connection’s speed.