Getting to know the Linksys SPNMX42HF-UK for Hey!Broadband ISP WiFi 6 Whole Home Mesh System

The Linksys SPNMX42HF-UK WiFi 6 Whole Home Mesh System supports the latest Wi-Fi® 6 (802.11ax) standard to deliver next-level streaming and gaming.  It offers faster WiFi performance for lag-free online gaming and simultaneous streaming to any device.  To know more, click here.

With the powerful WiFi 6 Mesh Coverage, this is designed to deliver gigabit WiFi speeds to every corner of your home, including the backyard and outdoor smart home devices.

NOTE:  The Linksys SPNMX42HF-UK is for Hey!Broadband ISP subscribers in the United Kingdom.



  • IEEE 802.11ax
  • Up to 4.2 Gbps speed
  • Tri-band
  • Backwards compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n/ac 
  • Eight spatial streams
  • Nine internal antennas
  • 1.4 GHz quad-core processor
  • Intelligent Mesh™
  • Easy Setup
  • Band steering 
  • Bluetooth® 4.0/LE
  • WiFi security
  • Beamforming
  • Guest Network
  • Parental Controls
  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ (WPS)
  • Supports Automatic Setup via Auto Configuration Server (ACS)
  • Supports parent and child mode

Back Panel
  • Ports:
    • Three gigabit ethernet ports
    • One gigabit internet port
    • Power port (12V, 3A)
    • One USB 3.0 port for external storage support.  The supported formats are as follows:
      • Windows®:  NTFS and FAT32
      • Mac®:  FAT32 and HFS+ (journaled and non-journaled) 
    • Supports SMB v2.0
    • UPnP®
    • Supports up to 900mA current draw
  • Buttons and switch
    • Reset button - To reset the node to its factory defaults, press and hold the reset button first (you will see a bright red flash, followed by three to four quick red faded pulses then another bright red flash) before releasing the button.
    • WPS button
    • One power switch (sliding)
  • Weight:  0.95 kg (2.15 lb)
  • Dimensions:  4.45 in x 4.45 in x 9.57 in
Product Requirements
  • An active internet connection by Hey!Broadband ISP
  • The latest version of the Linksys app with Linksys cloud account to manage your network from anywhere
  • Latest iOS or Android™ mobile device 
Package Contents
  • Linksys SPNMX42HF-UK
  • Cat5e ethernet cable
  • UK power adapter 12V, 3A

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