NETGEAR R6700AX AX1800 4-Stream WiFi 6 Router User Guide

Quick Start

  1. Download the Nighthawk app to install your routerOn your mobile phone, download the Nighthawk app and follow the setup instructions.
  2. Secure your devices with NETGEAR ArmorTap the Security icon in your Nighthawk app to verify that NETGEAR Armor™ is activated.Your Nighthawk comes with NETGEAR Armor cybersecurity. Armor blocks online threats like hackers and phishing attempts on your devices.
  3. Do more with the appCheck out everything you can do on the Nighthawk app! Run a speed test, pause the Internet, see all the connected devices, and more.



A WPS buttonB Internet portC Ethernet ports 1–4D Reset buttonE Power On/Off button
  1. Power LED
  2. Internet LED
  3. WiFi LED
  4. Ethernet LED
  5. WPS LED

Support and CommunityVisit to get your questions answered and access the latest downloads.You can also check out our NETGEAR Community for helpful advice at

Regulatory and Legal(If this product is sold in Canada, you can access this document in Canadian French at regulatory compliance information including the EU Declaration of Conformity,visit the regulatory compliance document before connecting the power supply.For NETGEAR’s Privacy Policy, visit using this device, you are agreeing to NETGEAR’s Terms and Conditions at If you do not agree, return the device to your place of purchase within your return period.


If you’re having problems with the installation, try one of the following:

  • Turn off your modem and router and disconnect them. Reboot your modem. Reconnect your router to your modem, and try installing with the Nighthawk app again.
  • If you’re still unable to install your router using the Nighthawk app, manually install it using the router web interface.Visit to access the router web interface. For more information, visit

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July 2020


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