Netgear EX6150 Extender Setup | AC1200

Power up your existing WiFi connectivity and make it reach every part of your home with Netgear EX6150 extender setup. The AC1200 EX6150 Extender boosts up the range of your WiFi, delivering up to 1200 Mbps. It is compatible with any standard router. Netgear EX6150 AC1200 Setup is usually suitable for large homes; thus, providing buffering-free High Definition videos experience.
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Talking about its some of the best features, Netgear AC1200 EX6150 extender comes with 802.11 ac dual-band WiFi and is supportive with 802.11 ac devices and b/g/n WiFi devices. It comes with extra antennas to give you a smooth networking experience. It is provided with MU-MIMO (multiple input-multiple output) technology to extend your streamimg experience to multiple devices.

Netgear EX6150 Setup using Browser:

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  • Plug the extender into a power outlet and wait for the power LED to become solid green.
  • Connect to the extender to your router.
  • Open an internet browser and go to
  • Click on the WiFi RANGE EXTENDER option.
  • Select the WiFi network that you would like to extend and click NEXT.
  • Enter the wireless Password then click NEXT.
  • Enter your preferred network name and security settings. Click NEXT.
  • Connect your wireless device to the extender and click Continue.
  • Your extender is now configured as a wireless range extender.

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Netgear AC1200 EX6150 Setup

WPS Setup Method

For Netgear AC1200 EX6150 Setup using WPS:

  • Power on the extender.
  • Place the extender and WiFi router in the same room.
  • Once done, plug your extender into an electrical outlet.
  • Wait for the Power LED on EX6150 to light green.
  • Press the WPS button on the extender.
  • If the Netgear EX6150 Link Status LED lights white, the connection between your router and extender is good.

Note: If your router supports the 5 GHz band, your extender attempts to connect to the router’s 5 GHz band the first time you press the WPS button. If your extender did not connect to the router’s 5 GHz band the first time, it may result in a lot of issues during the Netgear AC1200 EX6150 WiFi range extender setup. 

  • Move your extender to a new location.
  • Take your WiFi-enabled computer or mobile device to the location with poor WiFi router coverage.
  • Connect your WiFi-enabled computer or mobile device to the extended network.
That’s how you can complete your Netgear EX6150 WiFi extender setup using the WPS button. If you come across any type of technical issue during the Netgear AC1200 setup process, feel free to contact the experts.

Netgear EX6150 WiFi Extender Setup | AC1200

FastLane Setup

FastLane Technology provides you with maximum WiFi performance. Basically, it offers high-speed WiFi connection with a dedicated band connecting the WiFi router to your EX6150 extender and a second band connecting the WiFi device and extender. Please follow these steps to configure FastLane Technology on your Netgear Extender:

  • Connect your router to the extender.
  • After that, open any web browser such as Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome or Internet Explorer.
  • Type in the address bar and press Enter key.
  • Enter the username and password when the login window appears.
  • On the Netgear Genie page, click on ‘Do More’ and then on ‘FastLane’ option.
  • Now, you will get two options: ‘Device-to-extender in 2.4 GHz only and extender-to-router in 5 GHz only’ and ‘Device-to-extender in 5 GHz only and extender-to-router in 2.4 GHz’.
  • Select any option you like and click on the Save button.

In case you stuck at any step while enabling the FastLane Technology on your extender, don’t hesitate to contact the experts for the on-the-spot solutions.

Netgear EX6150 AC1200 WiFi Extender Setup

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Netgear EX6150 WiFi Range Extender Setup

Troubleshooting Steps for Setup Issues

Go through the below-mentioned troubleshooting steps to fix Netgear EX6150 WiFi range extender setup issues:

  • Make sure that the extender is receiving proper power supply from the wall outlet.
  • Confirm that the wall plug in which the extender is plugged in is not damaged or short-circuited.
  • Access high-speed internet connection on your device.
  • Check all the wired connections. Do not use any damaged cable.
  • Keep your extender away from walls, room corners, microwave ovens, fish tanks, cordless phones, Bluetooth devices, metal objects, aluminum studs, etc.
  • If you are getting issues with, be certain that you entered the correct URL in the address bar.
  • Power-cycle your Netgear extender once and try to set it up again.
  • Use only the latest version of web browser during login.
  • Update the latest Netgear firmware version on your extender.
  • Reset the extender to its factory default settings.

None of the aforementioned troubleshooting tips resolve your issues? Don’t panic. Get in touch with our experts and get immediate assistance.

Netgear EX6150 Firmware

Update Firmware After AC1200 Setup

Does your WiFi extender, all of sudden, start behaving weirdly? Is it not providing the required speed even after a successful Netgear AC1200 EX6150 WiFi range extender setup? If yes, then update firmware on Netgear EX6150 Extender right away. Netgear Extender Firmware is a set of instructions integrated into the hardware device. Talking in a layman’s language, Netgear extender firmware is basically an operating system specifically intended to run on your particular make and model number of the extender. So make sure to have the latest firmware version on your extender. Here’s how to upgrade the firmware on your Netgear range extender:

  • First and foremost, turn on your WiFi extender.
  • Once done, open a web browser as per your choice.
  • Enter in the address bar and press enter key.
  • Log in to your extender using the username and password.
  • Go to the settings menu and click on Firmware Upgrade option.
  • Thereafter, click on Check button.
  • If there is any new Netgear AC1200 EX6150 firmware version available, click on yes button for firmware upgrade.

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  • Now, wait for some time and let the Netgear EX6150 firmware update properly.
That’s it! Your extender’s firmware has been updated. In the case of any difficulty, feel free to contact the experts via chat or email.
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