Linksys EA8500 Max-Stream AC2600 MU-MIMO Smart Wi-Fi Router
  • No more frozen screens thanks to Linksys MU-MIMO technology
  • Max Link Rate 1733 Mbps

Simultaneous Dual Band (2.4 + 5 GHz)

Linksys EA8500 Router delivers a stronger connection at a wider range than a single band at speeds up to 2.53 Gbps.

USB 3.0 Port

Share files and add external storage across your network with the Linksys EA8500 Router's USB 3.0 port which offers enhanced speeds over 2.0.


Offers added convenience. Also accommodates USB 2.0.

Ultimate Solution For Multi-device Households

Linksys EA8500 Router is the ultimate solution for multi-device households. MU-MIMO technology delivers 4.6 times faster Wi-Fi speeds to everyone and everything on your busy network. Now the whole household can play video games, listen to music, check email, shop, stream movies, and more--all simultaneously and without lag or buffering.

Everybody's Online. Nobody's Waiting

Linksys EA8500 Router delivers plenty of bandwidth to all of your connected devices such as streaming media players, smart TVs, tablets, and game consoles--maintaining a fast, uninterrupted Wi-Fi connection even if multiple family members are all connected at the same time. This allows everyone in your household to connect to the Internet at the same time without slowing down your network.

Breakthrough Linksys Mu-mimo For Your Busy Home Network

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.

Improved Mobile Speed And Range

Shop online, send emails, and even set up your router from your mobile device in any room of your home without having to worry about signal drop-off. Linksys EA8500 Router's�Beamforming technology delivers whole-home coverage that targets Wi-Fi signals to provide increased signal strength and coverage for each mobile device.

Lag-free Online Gaming

Game without interruption from other devices on the network with the new MU-MIMO technology. Linksys EA8500 Router's supercharged 1.4 GHz dual-core processor and four high-speed Gigabit Ethernet ports make it an ideal choice for gamers looking for blazing-fast wired connections.

Linksys Smart Wi-Fi

Linksys Smart Wi-Fi lets you access your network anytime, anywhere. Using your browser or the Smart Wi-Fi mobile app, you can:

  • Prioritize devices or websites for video streaming and online gaming
  • Control inappropriate or distracting content with your�Linksys EA8500 Router
  • Monitor network activity and speed
  • Turn Wi-Fi access on or off for any connected device
  • Linksys EA8500 Router helps create a separate, password-protected guest network

What Comes in the Box

  • 1 X Linksys EA8500 Max-stream AC2600 MU-MIMO Smart Wi-Fi Route
  • 1 X Quick Start Guide
  • 4 X Detachable Antennas
  • 1 X Ethernet Cable
  • 1 X Power Adapter
  • 1 X CD-ROM with Documentation


Three-Year Limited Hardware Warranty


  • Length: 24.89 cm
  • Breadth: 19.56 cm
  • Height: 5.11 cm
  • Weight: 955 gm

Network Standards

IEEE 802.11a,�IEEE 802.11b,�IEEE 802.11g,�IEEE 802.11n,�IEEE 802.11ac


  • 1 X Power
  • 1 X Internet
  • 4 X Ethernet
  • 1 X USB 3.0
  • 1 X USB 2.0 / eSATA combo�


  • Internet
  • Ethernet (1-4)
  • Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Protected Setup
  • Power�


  • Reset
  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup
  • Power�

Works with

  • Windows XP,�Windows Vista 32/64,�Windows 7 32/64,�Windows 8 32/64,�Windows 8.1 32/64,�Windows 10 32/64
  • Mac OS X 10.5.8 Leopard,�Mac OS X 10.6.1 Snow Leopard,�Mac OS X 10.7 Lion,�Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion,�Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks

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