N300

WiFi Modem Router Essentials Edition

802.11n

Fast WiFi. Built-in ADSL2+ Modem.

Download photos, stream music or videos and surf the web even faster with this Essentials Edition N300 WiFi Modem Router. Connect to DSL, cable or fibre Internet with the built-in ADSL2+ modem and enjoy reliable connections and improved range with powerful external antennas.

Model: D1500
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  • Built-in ADSL2+ Modem
  • N300 WiFi speed—Faster downloads & Internet gaming
  • External antennas for improved WiFi coverage
  • Ethernet WAN—Future-proof your network
  • Works with DSL Internet service providers

Speed

Everything you need for a fast connected home. Any place you need speed, with NETGEAR you got it. Fast download speeds up to 300Mbps. WiFi technology provides whole home coverage.

  • N300 WiFi—Faster downloads & Internet gaming

  • Built-in ADSL2+ modem

WiFi Range

Got range? Homes come in all shapes and sizes and this N300 WiFi Modem Router provides WiFi connectivity throughout your home for all your Internet-enabled devices.

  • Range—For small to medium homes

Reliability

Stay connected—with your devices, your media, and your friends. The N300 WiFi Modem Router has external antennas that provide improved coverage and throughput.

  • External Antennas—Provide improved WiFi coverage and throughput.

Sharing

With NETGEAR, sharing across your network is fun and easy, like accessing stored photos & music.

  • Wireless-N—Email, chat, surf, music, video

Ease of Use

NETGEAR makes it easy to do more with your digital devices. The simple browser-based installation with no CD makes router installation easy using an iPad, tablet, smartphone, or computer.

  • Easy install—Easy setup for iPad®, tablets, smartphones & computers

  • WiFi & power on/off—Convenient power savings

Security

Keep your Internet browsing experience safe and secure with WiFi connections that offer the highest level of WPA/WPA2 security.

  • Secure WiFi connections—Highest level wireless security with WPA/WPA2

Product Number
D1500
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WiFi Technology
  • 802.11n
Speed and Range
Modem
  • ADSL2+
WiFi Range
  • Small to medium homes
WiFi Performance
  • N300 (300 Mbps)†
WiFi Band
  • 2.4 GHz
Number of Ethernet Ports
  • Two (2) 10/100 Fast Ethernet Ports
Number of ADSL Ports
  • One (1) ADSL2+ Port
Number of USB Ports
  • Not applicable
Key Features
  • Built-in ADSL2+ Modem
  • N300 WiFi speed—Faster downloads & Internet gaming
  • External antennas for improved WiFi coverage
  • Ethernet WAN—For fibre Internet connection
  • Works with DSL Internet service providers
Security
  • Wi-Fi Protected Access® (WPA/WPA2—PSK)
  • Intrusion detection and prevention (IDS)
  • Denial-of-service (DoS) attack prevention
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Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 166 x 100 x 28 mm (6.54 x 3.94 x 1.1 in)
  • Weight: 0.141 kg (0.31 lb)
Package Content
  • N300 WiFi Modem Router—Essentials Edition (D1500)
  • Ethernet cable
  • Phone cable
  • ADSL phone filter
  • Power adapter
  • Quick install guide
Standards
  • IEEE 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz
  • One (1) ADSL2+ port
  • Two (2) 10/100 Fast Ethernet ports with autosensing technology; one (1) Fast Ethernet port can be used as WAN port to connect to cable/fibre modem
  • IPv6 Support (Internet Protocol Version 6)
System Requirements
  • ADSL broadband Internet service
  • 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz wireless adapter or Ethernet adapter and cable for each computer
  • Microsoft® Windows® 7, 8, Vista®, XP, 2000, Mac® OS, UNIX®, or Linux®
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 5.0, Firefox® 2.0 or Safari® 1.4 or higher
  • Use with an N300 Wireless USB Adapter (WNA3100) for maximum performance

† Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE standard 802.11 specifications.

Actual data throughput and wireless coverage will vary.

Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, interference, and building construction may lower actual data throughput and wireless coverage.

NETGEAR makes no express or implied representations or warranties about this product’s compatibility with any future standards.

NETGEAR Warranty

  • This product is backed by a NETGEAR limited 2-year Hardware Warranty.

    24/7 basic technical support provided for 90 days from purchase date, when purchased from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.

Network Control So Easy...It's Like Magic

NETGEAR genie makes getting the most out of your home network fun & easy. More than six million downloads of the genie App lets users easily monitor, connect & control their home network from a PC, Mac, tablet or smartphone. With NETGEAR genie you can share & stream music or videos, diagnose & repair network issues, set up parental controls & more. Download NETGEAR genie based on your device or the user manual below.

With Remote access, Magic follows you while away from home

Now, genie can now be accessed even when you are away from home! With genie remote feature, some routers can be managed from anywhere, anytime – you can provide easy guest access, look at the network map, even reboot your router – all while you are away.

See how to enable this feature and if your device supports.

  • NETGEAR genie app allows you to control your wifi network on your smartphone or tablet.

Download Apps For Smartphones & Tablets – iOS & Android

Here's what you can do with your genie app...

(See list of supported routers)

  • Home network manager
  • Makes any printer AirPrint® compatible to print from an iPad® or iPhone®
  • MyMedia®—Find & play media files in your network
  • Parental controls—Manage web filtering and accessibility by profiles or devices
  • EZ Mobile Connect—Scan QR code to connect to your home network
  • For PC, Mac®, iPhone®, iPad®, & Android® devices