The Linksys EA8300 router has Gigabit WiFi, 4 N/A ETH-ports and 0 USB-ports. It has a total combined WiFi throughput of 2200 Mpbs.
It is also known as the Linksys Max-Stream AC2200 Tri-Band Wi-Fi Router.
The EA8300 is featured in our
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Linksys EA8300 default Password , Login & Gateway settings :
If you have performed a reset of your EA8300 device or not changed the defaults, you
be able to access it with the following settings
Default Network name (SSID): LinksysXXXXX
Default subnet mask: 255.255.255.0
How to factory reset (hard reset) Linksys EA8300 :
You can factory reset your Linksys EA8300 in the following way(s)
Through the web interface
Open your browser and navigate to the router interface (see default settings below)
Under the Administration tab you will find a sub-tab called Factory defaults
On the Factory defaults page click the button labeled Restore Factory Defaults
With the reset button
Have your unit powered on
Press and hold the reset button for at least 10 seconds until the power light starts blinking, then release.
When the power light goes solid, unplug the power to the router for 10 seconds
Plug the power back in and start the router
When the power light goes solid again the router is ready to use.
Linksys EA8300 router specifications :
CPU: 717 MHz
RAM: 256 MiB
Flash: 256 MiB
Custom firmwares: None
WiFi: Gigabit (abgn+ac)
2.4GHz & 5GHz
WiFi throughput: 2200 Mpbs
1 x N/A port
4 x N/A ports
Linksys EA8300 review (quick overview)
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Staying up to date with the latest firmware is a good idea to keep your router even more
from various security flaws.
If you want to squeeze a little bit of extra functionality out of your router, consider
an open-source firmware like dd-wrt, openWRT or LEDE. Flashing a custom ROM can greatly
the stability and functionality of your old router.
Following are the firmwares that we have identified existing for the Linksys EA8300
Linksys stock firmware for the EA8300
Stock firmwares for the EA8300 are available under the download section on the
support page. You can also refer
to the router’s manual for instructions on how to upgrade the firmware.