Netgear Nighthawk AX4 Review

Jason Shomer Profile image

Written By:

Updated August 4, 2022

The Netgear Nighthawk AX4 is a Wi-Fi home network, dual-core router, that features four 1G ethernet ports. For those looking for the best routers, an easy interface, such as the Nighthawk app is important to simply connect with at-home devices. For those wanting the best router for streaming, a multi-gigabit ethernet connection is as important, which this device offers.

Why We Like It – Netgear Nighthawk AX4

The Netgear Nighthawk AX4 simultaneously streams everything from movies, video calls, gaming, and more all while controlled from either your phone or tablet using the Nighthawk app.

Pros
  • Compatible with all internet providers
  • Easy set up and management
  • Handles high speeds
Cons
  • Some consistent connection issues

Performance

This dual-band router, Netgear Router RAX 40, simultaneously streams everything from movies, video calls, gaming, and more on all your devices at the same time. Much like the Netgear Nighthawk AX8.

Range

Similar to the Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 R6900P, this Netgear Nighthawk RAX40 can cover a range of up to 1500 square feet. Whether you are choosing the dual-band or the tri-band frequency, you should easily be able to cover plenty of ground in your home or office.

Durability

This router is solidly built like the Netgear N600 modem/router, and durable enough to last a long time. Easily tuck it into any space within range of your needed signal. As for data protection, this device supports security Wi-Fi access and firewall protection.

Ease of Use

Using the Nighthawk app, this router can easily be set up from either your phone or tablet. Check speeds and status reports with ease so you know you are getting all that this router has to offer. For another easy-to-use unit, check out the Tenda AC6. Also, be sure to read our review of the Zyxel Armor Z2.

Value

A pretty standard price for a Wi-Fi router such as this one. With free shipping and free returns, along with a multi-year protection policy, there’s no reason not to give this one a try.

Netgear Nighthawk AX4 Wrap Up

The Netgear Nighthawk AX4 is a Wi-Fi home network, dual-core router, that features four 1G ethernet ports. This dual-band router, Netgear Router RAX 40, simultaneously streams everything from movies, video calls, gaming, and more. Using the Nighthawk app, this router can easily be set up from either your phone or tablet.

Jason Shomer Profile image