WiFi USB Adapter

802.11ac Dual Band Gigabit

Easily Upgrade to Next Generation 11ac

Now you can have the world’s fastest WiFi technology, even on older Windows®-based laptops and desktops. Just plug the adapter into a USB slot and surf, stream or game at blazing speeds. NETGEAR dual band performance with Beamforming+ keeps you connected.

Model: A6200
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USB Modems for WiFi Hotspots

Kickstart Your Computer To 11ac Speed

Next-generation WiFi has arrived. Now you can make your Windows®-based PC 11ac compatible with the NETGEAR A6200 WiFi Adapter. Easy setup with the NETGEAR® genie® gets you up and running fast, while Push ‘N’ Connect gives you a secured connection at the push of a button. Compatible with the latest 11ac WiFi devices and backward compatible with 802.11 a/b/g/n devices, it enables multiple HD video streams throughout your home simultaneously.

  • Upgrade your PC to next generation 802.11ac WiFi
  • Enjoy ultimate speed, range and performance
  • Adjustable antenna keeps you connected
  • Desktop dock provides option for better desktop placement
  • Works with any standard WiFi Router or Modem Router/Gateway like Belkin®, Linksys®, D-Link®, NETGEAR®, & others


  • Next Generation WiFi—300/867 Mbps speeds

WiFi Range

  • Range—For large homes

Reliable Connections

  • Antenna — Optional antenna positioning for additional performance

  • Dual band — Reduces interference for better connections to more WiFi devices

  • Beamforming+ — Boosts speed, reliability, & range of WiFi connections

Ease of Use

  • Compatible — Works with 802.11 a/b/g/n and ac devices

  • NETGEAR genie® — Dashboard controls to connect a WiFi device to your home network

  • Push ‘N’ Connect — Secure push button WiFi connections (WPS)

  • Easy install — Includes NETGEAR genie software on a CD for simple installation

  • Desktop dock —Provides option for better desktop placement

Product Number
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WiFi Technology
  • 802.11ac
Speed and Range
WiFi Performance
  • AC1200 (300 Mbps / 867 Mbps)†
WiFi Range
  • Large Homes
WiFi Band
  • Dual Band 2.4 or 5GHz
Key Features
  • Ultimate range and performance with 802.11ac
  • Adjustable antenna for improved performance
  • Stream multiple HD videos simultaneously
  • Works with 802.11 a/b/g/n and ac WiFi routers
  • Beamforming+ technology boosts speed,range and reliability
  • Fastest downloads
  • Push ’N’ Connect–push button security
  • Desktop dock provides option for better desktop placement
  • Easy NETGEAR genie® setup
Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 95.3 x 31.4 x 14.3 mm (3.75 x 1.23 x .56 in)
  • Weight: 19.5 g (0.69 oz)
Package Contents
  • A6200 WiFi USB Adapter—11ac Dual Band (A6200)
  • USB cable with desktop dock
  • Installation guide
  • NETGEAR® genie® installation CD
  • IEEE® 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz
  • IEEE 802.11 a/n/ac 5.0 GHz
System Requirements
  • Intel® Pentium® class PC
  • Available USB 1.1, USB 2.0, or USB 3.0 port
  • Microsoft® Windows® 7, XP, Vista®: (32/64-bit)
  • Supports Windows® 8

† Maximum wireless signal rate derived from draft IEEE 802.11ac specifications, and final IEEE 802.11ac specifications may be different. Actual data throughput will likely be lower, and depends on network and environmental conditions, including volume of network traffic and building construction.

NETGEAR Warranty

  • This product is backed by a NETGEAR limited 1-year Hardware Warranty.
  • 24/7 basic technical support provided for 90 days from purchase date, when purchased from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.
  • This article describes several ways to improve WiFi networks, including the use of USB WiFi adapters such as the A6200.

    6 ways to get better WiFi, CNET

  • In an article about 802.11ac products, several key features of the NETGEAR A6200, D6300 and R6300 are outlined. The D6300 and R6300 are rated nine out of a possible ten and awarded the publications ‘editor’s choice’ designation.

    Crank up the AC, APC