Where There`s Wi-Fi, There`s Home

Where There’s Wi-Fi, There’s Home
• The smallest AC1300 MUMIMO wall-plug repeater
• Easy installation with ability
to detect the best location
• Clear LED signal strength
indicator to show ideal
placement
• All-in-one operational modes:
AP, repeater, and client mode
supported
• Easy boost modes for
repeater: normal, range
boost, and speed boost
• One-touch WPS button for
simple wireless security setup
• ZyXEL ONE Connect support
provides auto configuration.
SSID cloning for easy
roaming under one wireless
network (one SSID) at home
with ZyXEL ONE Connect
supported router.
WRE6606
AC1300 MU-MIMO
Dual-Band Wireless
Range Extender
The ZyXEL WRE6606 is the first enhanced proprietary-design 2x2 MU-MIMO
dual-band wireless range extender that expands existing concurrent dualband wireless networks. Eliminate dead zones and improve your home’s
wireless signal coverage through an existing wireless router or access point.
The WRE6606 features a micro USB power port for an external power bank,
enabling flexible placement for optimal signal extension. The external power
supply option also offers more options for temporary deployment of the Wi-Fi
extender where no power outlet is available.
The ZyXEL WRE6606 can act as an access point, enabling you to create a
powerful wireless 2x2 AC MU-MIMO network capable of speeds of up to
400 Mbps at 2.4 GHz and 867 Mbps at 5 GHz, delivering the best possible Wi-Fi
performance.
Benefits
The first MU-MIMO ready wireless extender
Get better performance from your
MU-MIMO-ready wireless devices.
Unlike traditional MIMO wireless,
the ZyXEL WRE6606 MU-MIMO
technology provides fast wireless
connections, even when you
simultaneously connect multiple
wireless devices to the repeater.
WRE6606
AC1300 MU-MIMO Dual-Band Wireless Range Extender
Optimal placement even when no outlet is
available
Simple push-button mode switching
The ZyXEL WRE6606 includes a micro USB port for
connecting portable power banks, enabling you to locate a
signal sweet spot to extend your existing wireless network.
Forget about constantly searching for wall outlets to power
up your device.
Enjoy the flexibility of choosing how you want to use your
ZyXEL WRE6606. Simply switch from access point, extender,
or client mode with the push of a button. Do you just want
to create a modern MU-MIMO wireless network? Use the
access point mode. Want to extend your existing wireless
network? Select the extender mode. Or do you prefer to
connect your wired devices with MU-MIMO capability?
Choose the client mode. It’s that easy.
The ZyXEL WRE6606’s USB power port provides you with
the ability to temporarily extend network coverage beyond
the walls of your home. Take advantage of extended WiFi coverage when relaxing in your backyard or provide
wireless network service for outdoor events.
Choose your boost mode
The ZyXEL WRE6606 includes three different boost modes to enhance your wireless experience. Range boost provides
maximum wireless coverage from the upper router. Speed boost kicks the upper router into overdrive for extreme wireless
performance for online games and media streaming. Normal mode offers the best of both worlds with optimal range and
speed for normal use.
Normal Mode
For best of both range
and speed mode for
normal needs.
Range Boost
It provides the maximum
wireless coverage
from upper router.
Speed Boost
It provides the maximum
wireless performance from
upper router.
DUAL BAND
DUAL BAND
2.4 GHz
DUAL BAND
5 GHz
DUAL BAND
NBG6617
WRE6606
Reliable & Flexible
Longer Range
2
Faster Speed
WRE6606
AC1300 MU-MIMO Dual-Band Wireless Range Extender
High-visibility colored LED wireless signal
indicator
Sync Wi-Fi settings with ZyXEL ONE Connect
mobile app
Get an easy read on your wireless signal strength to make
sure the ZyXEL WRE6606 range extender is providing the
best possible performance. The red LED indicates the
device is out of range to connect with your existing Wi-Fi
network. Orange indicates connected connection with the
existing wireless network, but the extender may not be at
its ideal signal range. Green LED indicates an excellent with
your wireless network.
Quickly extend your wireless network if you purchase your
WRE6606 range extender with a ZyXEL ONE Connect-ready
router. Simply download the ZyXEL ONE Connect app
and run it to copy the ZyXEL ONE Connect-ready router’s
wireless settings to the ZyXEL WRE6606 extender, enabling
one wireless network for seamless roaming connections!
Specifications
System Specifications
Hardware Specifications
Environmental Specifications
Wireless Standard
•LAN: Five 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet RJ-45
Operating Environment
•802.11 b/g/n/ac
port with auto MDI/MDIX support
•Temperature: 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Wireless Transfer Rate
• LED indicators:
•Humidity: 10% to 90% (Non-condensing)
•Transmit: 400 Mbps* for 2.4 GHz and
■ Power
Storage Environment
867 Mbps* for 5 GHz
■ Wireless 2.4 GHz signal strength
•Temperature: -30°C to 70°C (-22°F to 158°F)
•Receive: 400 Mbps* for 2.4 GHz and
■ Wireless 5 GHz signal strength
•Humidity: 10% to 95% (Non-condensing)
867 Mbps* for 5GHz
■ Ethernet
Wireless Security
•64/128 bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK
WLAN Features
•Access point mode/Universal repeater mode/
Client mode
•Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)
•Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM)
•Wireless scheduling
•Wireless output power management
•Auto channel selection
■ WPS
Certification
•Button:
■ AP/Client/Repeater mode switch button
■ WPS/Reset button
Power Consumption
•Safety: CE LVD
•EMC: CE, FCC
Packing Contents
•12 V/1 A DC
•5 V/2.1 A micro USB DC
Physical Specifications
•Item dimensions (WxDxH):
123.2 x 75 x 66.1 mm (4.85" x 2.95" x 2.60")
•Item weight: 212.6 g (0.47 lb.)
•Packing dimensions (WxDxH):
182 x 126 x 111 mm (7.17" x 4.96" x 4.37")
•Packing weight: 449.2 g (0.99 lb.)
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•Wireless range extender
•Ethernet cable
•Quick start guide
* The maximum wireless data transfer rate is derived from IEEE Standard
802.11 specifications. Actual data transfer rate will vary from network
environment including: distance, network traffic, building site
materials/construction, interference from other wireless devices, and
other adverse conditions.
WRE6606
AC1300 MU-MIMO Dual-Band Wireless Range Extender
Front Panel
Power
Wireless 2.4 GHz
signal strength
Bottom
Wireless 5 GHz
signal strength
Ethernet
WPS
AP/Client/Repeater
mode switch button
Micro
USB
Gigabit
Ethernet port
Application Diagram
Ethernet
HDMI Cable
Wi-Fi 2.4 GHz
NWD6505
Dual-Band Wireless
AC600 USB Adapter
Wi-Fi 5 GHz
Smartphone
Laptop
Tablet PC
Internet
xDSL/Cable/
Fiber Modem
NBG6617
AC1300 MU-MIMO
Dual-band Wireless
Gigabit Router
WRE6606
AC1300 MU-MIMO
Dual-Band Wireless
Range Extender
Smart TV
Game Console
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08/16
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