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AirStation™ Extreme AC 1200 Gigabit Dual Band Wireless Router
EXTREME PERFORMANCE FOR MEDIA STREAMING, ONLINE GAMING AND MORE

Buffalo's AirStation Extreme AC 1200 Gigabit Dual Band Wireless Router offers high speed wireless connectivity and enhanced features, delivering the latest in Wi-Fi technology.  Ideal for high bandwidth applications, it's equipped with two wireless radios and HighPower Technology for extreme performance and range, and it is backward compatible with existing Wireless-N devices, operating in the 5 GHz and 2.4 GHz spectrums.Symantec Parental Control and GameStream Ready

  • Wireless 802.11ac
  • Simultaneous Dual Band
  • 5 GHz Speeds up to 866 Mbps*
  • 2.4 GHz Speeds up to 300 Mbps*
  • 5 Gigabit Ethernet Ports
  • Configure as an Access Point
  • Configure as a Wireless Bridge
  • Priority Control QoS
  • Web Filtering and Parental Control
  • NVIDIA® GameStream™ Ready
WZR-1166DHP
High Power Technology

Buffalo's AirStation Extreme AC 1200 Gigabit Dual Band Wireless Router offers high speed dual band wireless connectivity, delivering the latest in Wi-Fi technology. It offers a new class of features, above and beyond the traditional home router including automatic QoS and Web Filtering and Parental Control powered by Norton.


Next Generation Networking

NEXT GENERATION NETWORKING

802.11ac is the latest wireless standard offering speeds up to 3X faster than 802.11n. Operating in the 5 GHz spectrum,
802.11ac offers transfer speeds up to 866 Mbps*, ideal for uninterrupted HD video streaming and concurrent Internet access.


AirStation Extreme Wi-Fi

MAKE YOUR HOME NETWORK EXTREME

AirStation™ Extreme offers a new class of features, above and beyond the traditional home router. Experience enhanced coverage, get high speed gigabit wired connections, connect a printer to the network, add shared storage, stream your favorite HD multimedia, game lag-free and let your family surf the web worry free with Norton ConnectSafe web filtering and parental control by Symantec.


dual band wi-fi

DUAL BAND

Offering simultaneous wireless operation on the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands, AirStation Extreme AC 1200 is perfect for streaming HD movies, music and emailing from multiple devices at the same time.


gigabit ethernet

GIGABIT ETHERNET

Maximize your wireless network speed with gigabit Ethernet connections that keep your data moving at lightning speed.


Beamforming Technology

BEAMFORMING

Beamforming technology optimizes signal energy for enhanced operation with devices that also support the technology. Beamforming creates a more direct wireless signal as it specifically targets supported connected devices, such as the latest MacBook Air, the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the HTC One M7, boosting performance and range even more to deliver a reliable, high speed wireless connection for bandwidth intensive activities.


Backward Compatible

BACKWARD COMPATIBILITY

Easily upgrade your network from previous wireless standards, and maintain compatibility with existing adapters and devices. AirStation Extreme AC 1200 works with 11a, 11g and 11n, offering extreme performance and greater coverage.


Easy Setup

EASY SETUP

AirStation Extreme AC 1200 Gigabit Dual Band Wireless Router features an easy to use, step by step wizard that guides you through configuration from start to finish. Within moments of opening the box, you'll have a secure wireless home network.


Wireless Bridge

WIRELESS BRIDGE

Configure two or more AirStation Extreme AC 1200 devices to act as a standalone wireless bridge. Create a permanent, high-speed wireless link capable of speeds up to 866 Mbps and wirelessly extend the range of your network.

Connect up to four network-enabled wired devices to your existing wireless network for high speed data streaming; easily add printers, gaming consoles, DVRs, HDTVs and more. AirStation Extreme AC 1200 is perfect for adding multimedia and gaming devices like Xbox 360®, Sony PlayStation®3, DIRECTV® and DISHNetwork® DVRs, networkable TVs and more to your wireless network.


QoS

PRIORITY CONTROL QoS

Automatically prioritize your media and entertainment traffic for uninterrupted streaming and lag-free gaming. Best in class features and support for multiple video, audio, gaming, voice and data services provides unharnessed potential for streaming and entertainment possibilities.

Netflix® | Hulu™ | CinemaNow™ | YouTube™ | Pandora™ | Spotify® | Slacker® | Last.fm | Rhapsody® | PS3™ Network | Xbox LIVE® | Blizzard Entertainment® | Battle.net | Valve™ Steam Box | BitTorrent™ | iTunes® | HTTP/Web | FTP | Windows Update


extreme range

EXTREME RANGE

HighPower Technology offers optimized antennas and integrated power amplifiers to notably boost signal strength for outstanding range and coverage.


Symantec Parental Control

WEB FILTERING AND PARENTAL CONTROL

This added level of security easily filters unsafe and restricted content for worry free web surfing the whole family can enjoy.


NVIDIA GameStream Ready

STREAM GAMES TO YOUR NVIDIA® SHIELD™

Your router is about to have a lot more fun. That's because it can now stream all your favorite PC games to the NVIDIA® SHIELD™ portable to play anywhere in the house using fast, ultra-reliable NVIDIA GameStream™ technology. 

AirStation Extreme AC 1200 delivers lag-free, high-performance game streaming from GeForce® GTX™-powered PCs or NVIDIA GRID™ cloud gaming systems. For more information, visit www.nvidia.com/gamestream.


Wireless Security

WIRELESS SECURITY

AirStation Extreme AC 1200 offers the best security standards available, featuring multi-level wireless encryption options to prevent unauthorized access and protect your important data.

 

*600 Mbps is the maximum aggregate wireless signal rate derived from IEEE 802.11n standard specifications achievable using two streams of 150 Mbps each on two concurrent bands. 866 Mbps is the maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE 802.11ac (Draft 2.0) standard specifications achievable using two streams of 433 Mbps each. Actual data throughput and range will vary depending upon network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, building materials and construction and network overhead. 1166 Mbps is the maximum wireless signal rate achieved when using two bands (5 GHz + 2.4 GHz) of two streams simultaneously. Maximum speed and range is achievable when used with same enhanced mode technology.

†Technology based on IEEE 802.11ac (Draft 2.0) standard specifications.

Wireless LAN Interface
Standard Compliance IEEE802.11ac/n/g/a/b
Frequency Range Concurrent dual band 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz support
Wireless Security WPA2-PSK (AES, TKIP), WPA-PSK (AES, TKIP), 128/64-bit WEP
Wired LAN Interface
Standard Compliance IEEE802.3/3u/3ab
Speed and Flow Control 10/100/1000 Mbps (Auto Sensing)
Number of LAN Ports 4 Ports (RJ-45 Auto MDIX)
Number of WAN Ports 1 Ports (RJ-45 Auto MDIX)
Other
USB Port 1 x USB 3.0 - Supports NAS function and print
Dimensions (W x H x D) 1.34 x 8.35 x 7.2 in
Weight 1.28 lbs
Operating Environment 32-104°F (0-40°C), 20-80% (non-condensing)
Power Supply External AC 100-240V Universal, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption 11.4W (Maximum)
Setup Utility OS Support Windows® 8 (32/64-bit), Windows® 7 (32/64-bit), Windows Vista® (32/64-bit), Windows® XP, Mac OS® X 10.4-10.7
*600 Mbps is the maximum aggregate wireless signal rate derived from IEEE 802.11n standard specifications achievable using two streams of 150 Mbps each on two concurrent bands. 866 Mbps is the maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE 802.11ac (Draft 2.0) standard specifications achievable using two streams of 433 Mbps each. Actual data throughput and range will vary depending upon network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network trac, building materials and construction and network overhead. Maximum speed and range is achievable when used with same enhanced mode technology.
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