Netgear R7500 WiFi Router Firmware Upgrade

User Drivers » LAN / Network Adapter » Netgear »
Date Added: December 13, 2014 / Release Date: December 07, 2014 / Publisher: Netgear / File Size: 22.3 MB
OS: Mac OS, Windows


Enhancements and Bug Fixes:

  • Supports QoS function that user can edit the device type and priority.
  • Improves the NTFS write speed over the USB from 40 Mbytes/sec to 60 Mbytes/sec.
  • Added "Traditional Chinese" in language support for GUI.
  • Supports CE DFS channel.
  • Improved 5G stability and performance
  • Improves the 2.4G auto channel selection function
  • Fixed the issue with loading network map and iPad detection with NETGEAR Genie.
  • Fixed the GUI issue that gets wrong 5GHz link rate information when R7500 is setup as wireless bridge.
  • Fixes the GUI issue in which the user sees an invalid DLNA task message on the web GUI page when they apply the Media Server settings.
  • Fixed the GUI issue in AP mode, user still can click the "Wireless Bridge" menu item even though it is grayed-out.
  • Fixed the GUI issue, When R7500 is in wireless bridge mode, the ACL function should be grayed-out.

Known issues and bugs and Limitation:

  • With regards to Apple’s Time Machine backup function, Nighthawk X4 R7500 Router only supports NTFS, EXT4, EXT3, EXT2, HFS+ in Journal, HFS+ in non-journal file system. R7500 does not support FAT16, FAT32 file format for Apple Time machine backup at the moment.
  • R7500 support maximum backup file size up to 500GByte now.

Recent Drivers

Netgear R8000 WiFi Router Firmware Upgrade
Netgear R7500 WiFi Router Firmware Upgrade
Netgear R7500 WiFi Router Firmware Update
Netgear R6220 WiFi Router Firmware Update
Netgear JR6150/R6050 WiFi Router Firmware Update