Netgear has released new firmware for its Nighthawk X4 AC2350 Dual Band WiFi Router, also known as R7500 indicated. This router can send and receive data on both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands, and has a theoretical throughput of 2333Mbit/s. In addition, there are five gigabit Ethernet ports, one of which is on the wan side and the other four can be used internally, and there are two USB 3.0 and one esata connection. The version number of this firmware release is pinned to 22.214.171.124 and is intended to address unspecified security vulnerabilities.
- Fixes security issues.
Known issues & bugs & 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 for Apple Time Machine backup.