Getting to know the Linksys MR5500 Hydra Pro 6 Dual-Band Mesh Router

The Linksys MR5500 Hydra Pro 6 Dual-Band Mesh Router is powered by Intelligent Mesh™ technology that adapts to your WiFi needs. Your devices will always have full-strength signal throughout your entire home.  


  • Intelligent Mesh technology 
  • AX5400 Dual-Band Wi-Fi® 6 
  • 802.11ax 
  • 2x4 spatial streams 
  • Guest network 
  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup™
  • Dynamic Frequency Selection (DFS) support
  • Bluetooth® Low Energy for secure and easy setup 
  • Beamforming support 
  • Ports:
    • Four gigabit ethernet (LAN) ports
    • One gigabit internet (WAN) port
    • Power port (12V, 2A)
    • One USB 3.0 port for external storage support
      • The supported formats are as follows:
        • Windows®:  NTFS and FAT32
        • Mac®:  FAT32 and HFS+ (journaled, non-journaled)
      • Supports SMB v2.0
      • UPnP®
      • Supports up to 1100mA current draw
  • Buttons and switch
  • Reset button
  • WPS button
  • Power switch (rocker-style)
  • Two adjustable antennas
  • Weight: 574 g (1.26 lbs)
  • Dimensions: 8.46 in x 6.10 in x 2.20 in
Setup requirements
  • A modem or gateway with an active internet connection
  • A mobile device with the latest version of the Linksys app
  • Bluetooth (preferred for setup)

Package contents
  • Linksys MR5500
  • Quick start guide
  • Ethernet cable
  • Power adapter
  • Warranty and regulatory documentation

For more information on the Linksys MR5500, click here.

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