Product Comparison: NETGEAR EX6100 vs Linksys RE6300


General Specifications
Brand
NETGEAR
Linksys
Model
EX6100
RE6300
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Netgear's AC750 WiFi Range Extender boosts your existing network range and speed, delivering AC dual band WiFi with speeds of up to 750 Mbps. It works with any standard WiFi router, and is ideal for HD video streaming and online gaming.
The AC750 BOOST is compatible with all Wi-Fi routers, including your existing unit or those from service providers. Easily expand Wi-Fi without the need to modify any of your router's settings.
Key Specs
Type
Plug Based
Plug Based
Wi-Fi Technology
Dual-Band
Dual-Band
Speed
2.4GHz: up to 300 Mbps, 5GHz: up to 450 Mbps, LAN: up to 1000 Mbps
2.4GHz: up to 300 Mbps, 5GHz: up to 433 Mbps, LAN: up to 1000 Mbps
What customers say about "Key Specs"
NETGEAR EX6100 11AC 750 Mbps Wi-Fi Range Extender
  • Excellent range extender. Good signal with very easy setup.
  • Fantastic fast data speeds on all standards.
  • This device is simple and covers a wider area than the older version I have been using.
  • Provides a good stable signal that gives me reliable Wi-Fi coverage over the whole house.
  • Provides great coverage. Amazing WiFi speed.
Linksys RE6300 AC750 Gigabit Wi-Fi Range Extender
  • It works with quite a good speed. Really pleased.
  • Excellent product. Picked up the weak signal and extended it to the whole floor I have it in with great speed.
  • The signal is stable and speed is consistent. Easy to set up, recommended.
  • The speeds and signal strength are very good.
  • I'm very impressed with the speed and the signal strength.
Size & Weight
Color
White
White
Height
4.8 in.
4.76 in.
Width
2.91 in.
3.42 in.
Depth
1.5 in.
2.36 in.
Weight
0.47 lbs.
1.08 lbs.
What customers say about "Size & Weight"
NETGEAR EX6100 11AC 750 Mbps Wi-Fi Range Extender
  • It is a reasonably compact unit, and its not at all ugly.
  • Great size and very suitable for home use.
  • Provides a good stable signal. I also really like its compact size.
  • Superb size that fits perfectly in the interior.
  • Sometimes it falls out of the outlet due to its weight.
Linksys RE6300 AC750 Gigabit Wi-Fi Range Extender
  • It looks smart and compact and works extremely efficiently, speeding up browsing time and streaming.
  • Good size, doesn't feel too obtrusive while plugged into the wall socket.
  • Very easy web interface set up. Nice and compact unit.
  • It does look rather smart and compact and does allow you to choose either to plug it directly into a socket.
  • The size and for factor of the product, I think it could have been much better (Smaller).
Features
Number Of Antennas
2
2
Encryption & Security
WPA / WPA2-PSK, WEP
WPA / WPA2
Interfaces
Ethernet port (RJ45)
Ethernet port (RJ45)
Indicators
Router link LED, Client link LED, Router arrow LED, Client arrow LED, Power LED, WPS LED
Indicator LED
Power Supply
AC (directly in a wall outlet)
AC (directly in a wall outlet)
App Controlled
Yes
Yes
Extras
NETGEAR Nighthawk App, FastLane™ Technology, MU-MIMO, Auto-sensing technology
Spot Finder Technology, Works with any wireless router, Beamforming Technology, Cross-Band Technology
What customers say about "Features"
NETGEAR EX6100 11AC 750 Mbps Wi-Fi Range Extender
  • This is a decent dual-band high-speed wireless extender that supports modern security principles.
  • Works very well, and very easy to setup! Good range in a moderate sized home.
  • It works great, strong signal everywhere, supports the newer 5GHz standard fine.
  • The signal and speed are very weak and unreliable.
  • It has no USB support and only one Ethernet port. Disappointed.
Linksys RE6300 AC750 Gigabit Wi-Fi Range Extender
  • This product was incredibly easy to setup and started working straight away, providing a reliable and consistent hi speed connection.
  • I got very good signal quality and speeds.
  • This is a useful range extender which allows us to get 5 bars of reception throughout the home!
  • Surprisingly easy to set up, WiFi strength is as you would expect.
  • Works great for enhancing Wi-Fi. Superb features.
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
Manufacturer warranty
1
1
Other Information
Manufacturer
MSRP
74.99 $
69.99 $


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