The Amped RE2600M high-power Wi-Fi range extender is one of the most powerful range extenders available in the market today and is specially designed for the multi-device household. The extender is built with powerful Dual-core processors, 4 antennas, and 16 high power amplifiers; delivers up to 15,000 square feet of additional Wi-Fi coverage. The device provides you unmatched speed, range, and reliability for the most demanding networks with many connected devices. The Amped Wireless ATHENA-EX RE2600M AC2600 Wi-Fi range extender also features MU-MIMO technology that enables multiple devices to receive data at one without any buffering.
In this particular blog, we will cover some important aspects of the Amped RE2600M high-power Wi-Fi range extender which includes Amped setup RE2600M and how to login to Amped RE2600M extender.
For Amped RE2600M extender setup, you first need to find a suitable setup location, as the location where you install the range extender is very important. The best location to set up your extender should be somewhere midway between your Wi-Fi router and the dead zone. You need to make some hardware connections before you can proceed to Amped login RE2600M extender.
You need to attach the antennas of your range extender and then connect it to your computer.
- Attach the included high gain antennas by screwing them into the antennas connectors.
- Plug your Amped range extender into an electrical outlet.
- Connect your computer to the Amped range extender’s Wi-Fi network: Amped AthenaEX_2.4 or Amped AthenaEX_5.0.
Open a web browser:
To know how details about how to login to Amped RE2600M wireless extender, follow these steps:
- From your computer or tablet, open a web browser.
- In the address bar of your web browser type in http://setup.ampedwireless.com.
- If the web menu doesn’t open, you can try the following IP address into the address bar of your web browser: http://192.168.1.240.
Note: Recommended browser: Google Chrome, Apple Safari or Internet Explorer. Avoid using Mozilla Firefox.
The dashboard will provide you with the current status of your Amped range Extender. You have to click ‘Scan’ to find the available networks to extend.
Scan for a home network to extend:
The scan result will provide you with the list of all available 2.4 GHz or 5.0 GHz wireless networks detected by your range extender, select the wireless network(s) that you want to repeat. Select both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz network names if you have a dual-band router. Click ‘Next’ to continue to the next step.
Note: Recommended signal: For the most reliable connection, select a wireless network with signal strength greater than 70%.
Home network security settings:
If the wireless network has wireless security enabled, you will be prompted to enter a security key. If you selected both 2.4 GHz and 5.0 GHz networks to repeat, you need to enter both security keys here. After you have entered the Security key, click ‘Next’ to continue to the next step.
Extended Network settings:
The default SSID (Network name) of the range extender: ‘Amped AthenaEX_2.4’ and ‘Amped AthenaEX_5.0′. Choose ‘Clone’ the settings from your home network and the setup wizard will reprint the Security key and SSID of your home network. You can even manually enter a new security key and SSID if you want. To apply the settings, click ‘Next.’
Connect to the new Extended Network:
The range extender will reboot and disconnect the Wi-Fi connection; you need to reconnect your tablet or computer to the new extended network. You can either connect to 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz extended networks; follow the instructions on the screen to connect. Click ‘OK’ once you have connected.
Your Amped Wireless ATHENA-EX RE2600M AC2600 Wi-Fi range extender is now configured and all the settings are saved. You can now find an optimal location to place your extender. The signal strength LED which is located on the top of the extender will help you find the most optimal location.
With Amped Wireless ATHENA-EX RE2600M AC2600 Wi-Fi range extender, you can get rid of buffering and stream seamlessly. You can experience ultimate Wi-Fi coverage with 16 high power internal antennas and 4 high gain antennas. We covered Amped setup RE2600M and Amped login RE2600M, if you get stuck in between any step or in case you have any more related to Amped RE2600M extender, you can contact us. We have a team of dedicated experts who are available round the clock to resolve your issues related to amped extenders.