Linksys Ea9500 Max-stream Ac5400 Router Setup

Linksys Ea9500 Smart Wi-fi Ac3200 Router Setup

The Linksys EA9500 Max-Stream AC5400 router is one of the best routers with Tri-band technology. It will be the best choice for people who want to stream high-definition content. Apart from streaming content, the router can make your home/office more productive with its eight Gigabit Ethernet ports and MU-MIMO technology, as many users can access the router and have the same Internet speed. The dual-core processor in the router helps to run multiple streams at the same time. The router also has a USB 3.0 port and a USB 2.0 port at the rear side that enables you to share the drives connected to it. Scroll down this page for Linksys ea9500 max-stream Ac5400 router setup.

System Requirements:

If you have a new Linksys EA9500 Max-Stream AC5400 router, you should meet the following system requirements to set up the router.

  • Your Windows should be working on Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10.
  • Your system needs to have the latest Adobe Flash player.
  • Your system should have the latest version of Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, or Safari (for Mac and iPad).
  • Mac users should have Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.8 or later, Snow Leopard 10.6.1 or later, Lion 10.7, Mountain Lion 10.8, Mavericks 10.9, Yosemite 10.10 or later.
  • For Android, the device should run on version 4.0.3 or higher.
  • For iPhone or iPad, the device should run on iOS 8.0 or higher.

Steps For Linksys Ea9500 Max-stream Ac5400 Router Setup:

  • If you have an old router on your network, try disconnecting it first.
  • Raise all the antennas on your Linksys EA9500 Max-Stream AC5400 router and plug it into a power source.
  • Connect the Ethernet cable (which comes along with the box) from your modem to the yellow Internet port of the router.
  • After few minutes, you will see an illuminated Linksys logo on your router.
  • Connect your computer or mobile phone to the router. The connection can be wired (using an Ethernet cable) or wireless.
  • For a wired connection, connect the Ethernet cable between your router and the computer's LAN ports.
  • For a wireless connection, turn on Wi-Fi on your device and connect it to the router's Wi-Fi.
  • The network name and password for the router are given on the router's label.
  • Open a web browser on your computer or mobile phone and type in 192.168.1.1 (IP address of the router) to launch the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi setup page.
  • Accept the license agreement by clicking on the checkbox.
  • The setup wizard will now detect your Internet connection type.
  • Change the Wi-Fi credentials like SSID and password when prompted.
  • Next, you will have to provide a new admin password for the router.
  • Complete the remaining steps in the setup wizard to complete the Linksys EA9500 Max-Stream AC5400 router setup.