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RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point
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With a WLAN (Wireless Local Area Network) access point you can build your own wireless network and share network resources like printers and storage space. You can even share one internet connection with your entire wireless local area network by connecting your access point (by Ethernet) to your (A)DSL or cable modem with built in router/DHCP server!
WLAN Access Points
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Included since: 09 Oct 2005
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 12 Aug 2016 04:43:42
The date of the most recent change of the data-sheet in Icecat's system
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Guarantee: NETGEAR 1-year warranty
Long product name Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point:
The short editorial description of Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point
RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point - WPN802

Marketing text Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point

The official marketing text of Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point as supplied by the manufacturer
Wireless Connectivity - Range Matters
The WPN802 RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point adjusts to interference and the physical barriers in your home to deliver up to 500,000 square feet of coverage – aptly, and cost effectively extending your existing wired or wireless home network. There is no need to throw away your existing broadband router; simply connect the two devices together via Ethernet ports and if you are using a wireless router, disable its wireless capability to allow the WPN802 to take over and provide extended coverage. RangeMax™ products are fully compatible with 802.11b, 802.11g and Super G™ products and will boost their range and speed by up to 50%.

New Technology – Smart MIMO
RangeMax™ is an advanced Smart MIMO (Multi-in, Multi-Out*) technology that uses seven internal antennas. The RangeMax WPN802 wireless access point constantly surveys your home environment for physical barriers and interference: The RangeMax router adapts on the fly, adjusting the wireless signal to compensate for these performance blockers. For example, if you carry your laptop from the living room to the study, the WPN802 will automatically sense the change and selects from over 100 possible antenna configurations to deliver you the fastest, clearest connection! Everyone will enjoy consistently high-speed connections, everywhere in your house – no dropouts and no wireless dead spots.

NETGEAR ensures that every computer, laptop or console user connected to your wireless network can work and play safely. The RangeMax Wireless Access Point offers, WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) encryption and WPA-PSK (Wi-Fi Protected Access, Pre-Shared Key) security features to prevent intruders from accessing your home network. Wireless MAC address authentication enables you to limit access to authorised computers (users), securely locking down your network.

Easy Set-up
NETGEAR’s Smart Wizard™ configuration makes the set-up of the RangeMax™ wireless access point easy and hassle-free, by providing simple-to-understand prompts to guide you smoothly through the set-up.

Up to 10x more coverage & speed than 802.11g access points & routers
Plugs directly into your existing router via an Ethernet port
Significantly extends existing wired or wireless home network
Say goodbye to wireless dead spots and drop-outs in your home with:
RangeMax™ Smart MIMO (Multi In, Multi Out) Technology
7 internal antennas auto-adapt to avoid interference & signal barriers
Fully compatible with 802.11b, 802.11g and Super G devices
Improves performance by up to 50% of 802.11b/g and Super G devices
Short summary description Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point:
This short summary of the Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point, Atheros 108 Mbps Super G Technology, WEP, WPA, 8.78 x 6.02 x 1.22" (223 x 153 x 31 mm), ACL, 12V, 1.0 A, Power
Long summary description Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Access Point. Transfer rate (Mbps): 54 Mbit/s, Bandwidth: 2.4 GHz. Security algorithms: WEP, WPA, Authentication method: ACL. Power requirements: 12V, 1.0 A. LED indicators: Power. Compatible operating systems: Windows 98, Me, NT, 2000, XP, Mac OS, NetWare, UNIX, or Linux
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Transfer rate (Mbps)*
The maximum speed with which data can be transmitted from one device to another.
54 Mbit/s
2.4 GHz
Ports & interfaces
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity*
Number of Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports allow a computer to connect to the ethernet.
Security algorithms*
Security algorithms are used to provide authentication, cipher key generation, integrity and radio link privacy to users on mobile networks. The security algorithms supported are the ones that can be used with this product.
MAC address filtering
Security access control method whereby the 48-bit address assigned to each network card is used to determine access to the network. MAC addresses are uniquely assigned to each card, so using MAC filtering on a network permits and denies network access to specific devices through the use of blacklists and whitelists.
Authentication method
Energy Management
Power requirements
12V, 1.0 A
LED indicators
System Requirements
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows 98, Me, NT, 2000, XP, Mac OS,
NetWare, UNIX, or Linux
Weight & Dimensions
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
8.78 x 6.02 x 1.22" (223 x 153 x 31 mm)
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
17.6 oz (500 g)
Other features
Supported data transfer rates
Rates at which data can be transferred. May vary according to network configurations.
Atheros 108 Mbps Super G Technology
Compliance industry standards
List of characteristics that describe methods of compliance to industry-defined standards for the product
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
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Netgear WG602
Netgear WG602
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