Netgear Nighthawk application introduces Netgear router effectively and even deal with the router settings from the application itself. Netgear Nighthawk App is compatible to all operating systems can be downloaded from android google play store or from apple store if there should be an occurrence of ios gadgets, Netgear Nighthawk application is good with all AC arrangement Nighthawk routers despite the fact that desktop version for the windows for this application isn’t available and still in process but at this point you can utilize your android gadget or ios gadget to utilize this application.


  • Quick and easy setup
  • Router setup with one click
  • Safe for kids and under Parental Control
  • Monitoring Internet Traffic
  • Wireless sharing option
  • Check Internet Speed with the Setup
  • Option to pause and block internet access


1. First download Netgear Nighthawk app which is compatible for all the android and ios operating systems.

2. Associate your gadget with Netgear Nighthawk router SSID, i.e. network name, you can check for default Network name and wifi secret word settings from router name itself.

3. Click on Netgear Nighthawk application and adhere to on-screen guidelines to set up your Netgear Nighthawk router

4. You can always customize the router settings according to your convince, and check your association web speed just as update parental control settings from Netgear Nighthawk application itself.

Note- Sometimes you might face an installation problem with installing Netgear Nighthawk app. In this case always make sure that the cables are plugged in properly. The Ethernet cable of Netgear Nighthawk WAN Slot is to be properly connected with modem of service provider. If you still face any problem try restarting the router and try using Netgear login webpage to complete the setup process.


Netgear Nighthawk Firmware can be effectively refreshed utilizing Netgear Nighthawk application. Following the simple steps to refresh Netgear firmware utilizing Nighthawk application:

Stage 1: Download the Netgear Nighthawk App for your ios and android operating devices.

Stage 2: Connect the ios or android device gadget remotely with Netgear Router SSID.

Stage 3: Launch the Netgear Nighthawk application, Nighthawk application will attempt to perceive your Netgear router, select your item and after that you can click on next alternative, where you will get a verification message to enter your Netgear router credentials where you have to fill your username and the password.

Stage 4: Click on Router settings option shown in the dialogue box, Click on the firmware update from the box, the Netgear Nighthawk application will attempt to have two way communication with Netgear server to check for any firmware update assuming if any, click on download new firmware choice, click straightaway and adhere to on-screen guidelines to refresh Netgear Router firmware.

Note: It is prescribed to refresh Netgear router firmware from a PC, by associating an Ethernet link from Netgear LAN space to your PC, you can utilize web address to refresh Netgear router firmware, Make sure your Netgear router is turned on during firmware update process.


Netgear Nighthawk App Compatible Router List

  • Netgear R 6220 Wireless Router
  • Netgear R 7000 Dual band Router
  • Netgear R 7500 Mesh Dual Band Router
  • Netgear R 7300 Mesh Wireless Router
  • Netgear R 8500 Nighthwak Router
  • Netgear R 8000 X6 Tri Band Router
  • Netgear R 6300 Dual Band Router
  • Netgear R 6080 Dual Band Router
  • Netgear R 7900 Tri Band Router
  • Netgear R 6400 MU-MIMO Router



• Wireless settings
• Guest network set up
• Network map with ip address of devices
• Speed test for your network
• Parental controls with circle disney
• Traffic meter with bandwidth details
• Router overall details
• Netgear support page redirection
• Netgear remote management