AVM launches the new FRITZ! Box 6850 5G router with 4G and 5G connectivity

The German producer AVM has introduced its first router with 5G connectivity, the new mannequin is the FRITZ! Box 6850 5G, an evolution of the earlier mannequin FRITZ! Box 6850 LTE that we have now already analyzed in RedesZone. This new mannequin has connectivity with the 5G SA commonplace and additionally 5G NSA, so it’s appropriate with present 5G networks and additionally these to return. This mannequin is an upper-mid-range mannequin, so wired and wi-fi efficiency is assured. Do you need to know all the particulars about this new AVM router?

Main options

If you want a router that’s ready for the way forward for cellular networks, being appropriate with 5G SA and NSA, then this mannequin is good for you. In addition, in the occasion that proper now you don’t have protection with this new commonplace, you need to know that this mannequin can also be appropriate with 4G LTE networks, so you’ll not have any drawback when connecting to the present bands.

Mobile broadband options

This mannequin incorporates a 5G modem that’s MIMO 4 × 4, so we will obtain a pace in the cellular broadband community of the operators of as much as 1.3Gbps. This 5G router helps the following 5G frequency bands:

  • n1 (2.1 GHz)
  • n3 (1.Eight GHz)
  • n5 (850 MHz)
  • n7 (2.6 GHz)
  • n8 (900 MHz)
  • n20 (800 MHz)
  • n28 (700 MHz)
  • n38 (2.6 GHz)
  • n40 (2.Three GHz)
  • n41 (2.5 GHz)
  • n78 (3.5 GHz)

A vital element is that this mannequin is appropriate with the 5G SA commonplace and additionally 5G NSA, so we will hook up with both of the two networks simply, however above all in a short time. This FRITZ! Box 6850 5G router can also be ready for 4G networks, the modem for 4G networks is Cat16, so we will obtain a pace of as much as 1Gbps in bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28 and 32 (1.5 GHz), in addition to the TDD bands 38, 40, 41, 42 (3.5 GHz) and 43 (3.7 GHz). Of course, it is usually appropriate with 3G networks of the HSPA + and UMTS sort, due to this fact, we can have nice versatility.

Thanks to the incorporation of two exterior antennas with RP-SMA connector, we will obtain an excellent wi-fi protection wherever.

Wireless options

The foremost wi-fi traits of this new router is that it’s simultaneous twin band with AC1300 class WiFi 5. In the 2.4GHz band we will obtain a pace of as much as 300Mbps, because of its two inner antennas in MIMO 2T2R configuration, at 40MHz of channel width and the WiFi Four commonplace. In the 5GHz band we will obtain a pace of as much as 867Mbps , because of its two antennas in MU-MIMO 2T2R configuration, 80Mhz channel width and the WiFi 5 commonplace.

This mannequin incorporates a WPS / Connect button that may permit us to synchronize the completely different gadgets simply and rapidly with out having to enter the password. Another crucial function is that it has WPA2 / WPA3-Personal encryption to offer the finest safety to wi-fi shoppers, it additionally contains OWE for knowledge encryption in the Wi-Fi community of visitors with out authentication, on this means, we will probably be defending visitors from wi-fi shoppers.

Wired and USB Features

This 5G router incorporates a complete of 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports for the LAN, on this means, we will totally squeeze the pace of the 5G community.

Another necessary function is that it incorporates a high-performance USB 3.zero port, this port can be utilized to share information and folders on the native community and on the Internet, making use of the Samba, FTP servers and additionally the DLNA media server. A vital function is that this mannequin additionally has an HTTP / HTTPS server to obtain information instantly by way of the net with the browser, to offer customers with entry to all information.

Other options

Most AVM routers have an IP switchboard built-in into the FRITZ! OS working system, on this means, we will join telephones to make and obtain calls. We even have a DECT switchboard that may permit us to attach FRITZ! Fon telephones and we will even join telephones from different manufacturers which can be appropriate with the commonplace. We should do not forget that this DECT switchboard will permit us to attach as much as 6 cordless telephones concurrently, and we will even join sensible plugs and different residence automation gadgets from the producer.

Of course, this mannequin has the FRITZ! OS working system with functionalities corresponding to WiFi Mesh, parental management, visitor entry to the WiFi community, MyFRITZ! and a lot of superior settings, splendid to get the most out of the {hardware} of this FRITZ! Box 6850 5G router.