Netgear launches a new router for gamers, demonstrating that the networking company covers all the basics for all types of gamers. The new Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR300 WiFi Router is a $ 200 router designed to reduce the delay for console gamers.
The newest member of Nighthawk Pro Gaming aims to reduce ping times and latency on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4. Nintendo Switch, PCs and mobile devices when it comes to fast action games.
The XR300 uses a dedicated DumaOS-created gaming dashboard essential for an improved online gaming experience. This dashboard can help focus the matchmaking of your online game into smaller geographic areas.
With the increasing popularity of online games such as Fortnite, Apex Legends and PlayerUnknowns battlefields, the Nighthawk Pro Gaming Dashboard prioritizes the speed of the Internet Online games and smoother streaming minimize the delay with extremely low ping rates and offer players on the customizable Dashboard a completely personalized experience.
"With more than 2.3 billion active players in the world, online gaming is becoming one of the most popular games in the world. With the increasing popularity of online multi-player games, latency is known to abort, "said David Henry, Netgear's senior vice president of networked home products, in a statement. "Our award-winning pro-gaming router lineup, including the XR500 and XR700, naturally evolved to meet the needs of the gaming community that already favored our Nighthawk routers."
The router lets you reduce the delay caused by geo-filtering. You can also improve performance by assigning bandwidth to specific apps, such as streams or games. You can control the maximum upload and download speeds per device on the network to minimize sudden delays in gaming.
The Gaming Dashboard enables you to detect and remove bandwidth outbreaks on your network. The router has four Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports for maximum cable speed, ideal for high-speed fast gaming and streaming, and a WAN port. It also has 802.11ac wireless speeds.
It will be available for $ 200 in April.