ZyXEL - NBG6616

Simultaneous Dual-Band Wireless AC1200 Media Router

The ZyXEL NBG6616 Simultaneous Dual-Band Wireless AC1200 Media Router uses the latest AC technology to deliver concurrent transfer rates of up to 300 Mbps* for 2.4 GHz and 867 Mbps* for 5 GHz. The dual-band network allows home users to enjoy an enhanced streaming and file-sharing experience with wider coverage and faster transfer speeds.

Dual-Band Wireless AC1200 Media Router

Dual-band Wireless AC1200 Media Router with speeds up to 300+867 Mbps


Today’s high-speed mobile media devices demand more from wireless network hardware. The ZyXEL NBG6616 supports high-performance wireless networking of up to 1200 Mbps* when connecting to mobile devices supporting both 802.11n and 802.11ac for media streaming. The NBG6616 delivers high-quality full-HD video to multiple users over the less-crowded 5 GHz band for smooth playback with low latency.


Parental Control

Easy management with parental control and domain blocking


Easily set up and manage your home network devices with the ZyXEL NBG6616. You can control the bandwidth, restrict individual devices’s Web access and parents can schedule the times at which Internet browsing is permitted on individual devices.



Qos for Prioritized Application

Advanced Quality of Service (QoS) ensures smooth multimedia streaming


Nobody likes having their media experience interrupted by choppy streaming. The ZyXEL NBG6616 QoS feature avoids this by prioritizing bandwidth usage to optimize multi-stream HD video, gaming, IP voice services and Web browsing. It improves the flow of critical network traffic—particularly useful with devices like VoIP phones or when used on high-volume networks.

Wireless Standard

  • 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz
  • 802.11 a/n/ac 5 GHz

Wireless Transfer Rate

  • Transmit:
    • 300 Mbps* for 2.4 GHz
    • 867 Mbps* for 5 GHz
  • Receive:
    • 300 Mbps* for 2.4 GHz
    • 867 Mbps* for 5 GHz

Wireless Features

  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS)
  • Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM)
  • Wireless scheduling
  • Wireless output power management


  • Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • WAN connection type: static IP, DHCP, PPPoE
  • Port forwarding, port triggering, DMZ
  • DHCP server/client
  • IGMP v1/v2
  • Dynamic DNS
  • Protocol-based QoS
  • Auto-IP change
  • IPv6

VPN Pass-through



  • Deny of Service (DoS) prevention

System Management

  • HTTP, Telnet
  • Diagnostic logs
  • Online firmware upgrade

Wireless Security

  • 64/128 bit WEP, WPA/WPA2, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK
  • MAC address filtering

Hardware Specifications

  • WAN: One 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet RJ-45 port with auto MDI/MDIX support
  • LAN: Four 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet RJ-45 ports with auto MDI/MDIX support
  • Two USB 2.0 ports
  • LED indicators:
    • Power
    • WAN
    • LAN (1 - 4)
    • WLAN (2.4 GHz)
    • WLAN (5 GHz)
    • WPS
    • USB (1 - 2)
  • Two fixed external antennas
  • Button:
    • Wireless on/off button
    • Power on/off button
    • WPS button
    • Reset button
  • Power: 12 V DC, 2 A
  • Power consumption: 24 watt
  • Rear PanelNBG6616 Rear Panel

Physical Specifications

  • Item dimensions (WxDxH): 218 x 145 x 32 mm (8.58" x 5.71" x 1.26")
  • Item weight: 375 g (0.83 lb.)
  • Packing dimensions (WxDxH): 275 x 196 x 100 mm (10.82" x 7.71" x 3.94")
  • Packing weight: 750 g (1.66 lb.)

Environmental Specifications

  • Operating Environment
    • Temperature: 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
    • Humidity: 10% to 90% (Non-condensing)
  • Storage Environment
    • Temperature: -30°C to 70°C (-22°F to 158°F)
    • Humidity: 10% to 95% (Non-condensing)


  • Safety: CE-LVD

Package Contents

  • Wireless router
  • Power adapter
  • Ethernet cable
  • Quick start guide
  • Support CD
  • Warranty card
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Name Version Type Category
NBG6616_1.00.pdf User Manual User Manual