Netgear Wax610 AX1800 Access Point


  • Insight cloud remote monitoring and management: 1-Year Insight subscription included
  • WiFi 6 Dual Band AX1800 Access Point, up to 1.2Gbps in 5GHz band and 600Mbps in 2.4GHz
  • Multi-Gigabit Speed and PoE — Includes a 2.5 Gbps Ethernet port with PoE for high speed and easy wiring
  • Faster and more reliable WiFi due to higher throughput and more coverage with the use of both 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz band simultaneously.
  • Ideal for high density WiFi environments, supported by robust and seamless roaming between a large number of WAX610 and other NETGEAR Business WiFi APs
  • High Performance — Get 4 Streams of WiFi 6 and speeds up to 1.8 Gb
  • Greater Capacity and Battery Life — Enjoy 4X more connection capacity than WiFi 5 with improved efficiency for longer device battery life.
  • Compatible with WAC505/510/540 specifically but not WiFi 5 APs in general.
  • Dual-Band Wireless Mesh – wire-free installation with other WAX610, WAX610Y, WAC540 or WAC564. One of the bands is then shared between the wireless backhaul and the devices.

Ultimate Speed and Capacity with WiFi 6

Offer customers and employees the best WiFi with higher speeds, less congestion, higher device density… Read More

  • Up to 70% higher speed for client devices
  • 4x more client devices per unit (when all devices support WiFi 6)
  • Dual-band 4-stream: each unit can deliver up to 1.8 Gbps of data throughput        ○ 2 streams: 5GHz band
            ○ 2 streams: 2.4GHz band
  • One 2.5G Ethernet port for multi-gig wired network connectivity
  • Enhanced security features
  • SMB IT budget
  • Centralized remote monitoring and management

WiFi Security for your Business

Small and medium organizations now enjoy enterprise level security without the enterprise budget. Insight helps you configure and maintain the security of the network easily

  • WPA3 for the highest level of WiFi connection security
  • 8 separate wireless networks (SSIDs) can be used for administration, employees, guests and IoT devices (WiFi surveillance cameras, thermostats, door locks and sensors)
  • Separate VLANs for network separation and segregation between admin network, employee, visitor, HR, Finance, etc.
  • Peer-to-peer separation: Total user separation on the same VLAN, preventing guest accessing other guests’ devices
  • Dynamic VLAN per RADIUS user assignment, a feature specially designed for businesses who use RADIUS to efficiently manage user accounts and access (Note: Feature available in October 2020 firmware release)

Remote monitoring and management with NETGEAR Insight

  • 1-Year Insight subscription included
  • Instant discovery & set-up
  • Local and Cloud monitoring and management through the Insight app or Cloud Portal
  • Remote access and multi-device configuration
  • No additional Cloud controller, appliance, network manager, or PC/server is necessary
  • QR code intial configuaration for instant installation


Physical Specifications

Standards WAX610
IEEE 802.11ax WiFi 6 standard: Yes
WMM Wireless Multimedia Prioritization: Yes
WDS Wireless Distribution System: Yes
Power over Ethernet (PoE) IEEE 802.3af: Yes, approximately 60% of full throughput performance
Power over Ethernet (PoE) IEEE 802.3at: Yes

Dimensions W x D x H: 160.9 x 160.9 x 33.25 mm / (6.33 x 6.33 x 1.30 in)
Weight: 412 g (0.90 lb)

Physical Interfaces

One 10/100/1000/2.5GBASE-T Gigabit
Ethernet (RJ-45) ports with Auto Uplink™
(Auto MDI-X) supporting IEEE 802.3af or
802.3at Power over Ethernet (PoE)

Power adapter (not included): 12V DC, 2.5A; plug is localized to country of sale

Four (4): Power and Cloud connection; LAN speed; 2.4GHz status; 5.0GHz status


WiFi Protected Access® (WPA, WPA2, WPA3): Yes
WPA2 Enterprise: Yes
Wireless access control to identify authorized wireless network devices: Yes
MAC address authentication: Yes

Network Management

NETGEAR Insight App App Management for setup, monitoring and management

Advanced Wireless

Wireless Distribution System (WDS)
Bridge mode: Point-to-point wireless
Bridge mode: Point-to-multipoint wireless
Repeater mode
Adjustable Transmit Power Control (TPC)
Device detection
Identify type of wireless clients in the network

Package Contents

WAX610 Insight Managed
Wireless Access Point
Wall/ceiling mount kit
Installation guide

Warranty and Support

Hardware Limited Warranty 5 years
Next-Business-Day (NBD) Replacement 5 years
Technical support (online, phone) 90 days free from date of purchase*

ProSUPPORT OnCall 24×7 Service Packs


NETGEAR Warranty

This product is backed by a NETGEAR 5-year Hardware Warranty.
ProSUPPORT 24×7 Advanced Technical Support via phone for 90 days (Remote diagnostics performed by our technical experts for prompt resolution of technical issues). ProSUPPORT coverage can be extended by purchasing one, three, or five year contracts.
ProSUPPORT 24×7 Advanced Technical Support via chat for 90 days.

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