Netgear EX3700 Extender an Overview

Netgear EX3700 is the newest gen next affordable solution to extend your home networks for a wider coverage area at excellent speed.

Available at a decent cost and with a compact design and great performance Netgear Ex3700 is a no-brainer. This extender supports dual band and provided a range of about 50 feet to the Wi-Fi and 60 feet for your LAN ideal for a home network. Comes with one Ethernet port, and WPS and has Wi-Fi 5 compatibility.

The extender is quite capable to handle extreme gaming and 4k streaming simultaneously. Local devices such as printers, gaming consoles, or PC/Laptops can be attached to the extender via an Ethernet port. The dual-band feature supports 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz, bands.

Netgear Ex3700 extender can be wall mounted easily and can be connected to your wall outlet saving desk space for you.
The extender is a fantastic value-for-money product. Easy to install and easy to set up. All you have to do is to go to App Store (IOS devices) or Google Play Store (Android devices) and download the App to set up your Netgear Ex3700 Wi-Fi extender.

Setting Up Netgear EX3700 Extender

Netgear Ex3700 Wi-Fi extender is a simple-to-use extender that is very easy to install. You can set up this extender via two simple methods. The first one is via a Web browser on your desktop or laptop E.g. Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Microsoft Edge. You can access it from your mobile phone as well. The second method to connect is to use WPS( Wi-Fi protected setup) where you need not type the network name.

Setting up Netgear EX3700 Wi-Fi extender via WPS method

. Power on your Netgear EX 3700 Wi-Fi Extender and keep it near the existing

Wi-Fi range router.

. Press the WPS button of your extender for a few seconds and once the status

LED shows white light the connection is established and you are ready to move

the extender to the place of your choice. Red LED indicates an error in that case

contact customer support.

. You can now connect your mobile devices, PC, or Laptop from the poor Wi-Fi

zones easily to the extended network.

Setting up Netgear Ex3700 Wi-Fi extender via Manual Setup

. Power on the Netgear EX 3700 Wi-Fi Extender.

. Connect the extender to your existing home network Wi-Fi router via an Ethernet


. Start the web browser of your choice on your desktop PC or laptop.

. Type and enter. You will see the Netgear installation wizard.

. Follow the simple instructions and add the device that you want to extend.

. Take your extender to the desired place and connect the client devices to the

extended network.

You can also configure your Netgear EX 3700 extender by downloading Nighthawk App. The app is available on both Google Play store and the App store.

Download the app from your android or IOS mobile device, follow the user-friendly easy instructions, and set up your extender. Make sure your extender is connected to your existing router.

Updating your Netgear EX3700

Has your Netgear EX3700 extender been misbehaving lately? Do you feel a lag in the speed of your internet connection? This might happen even if you have already reset your extender. So what could be the reason? The reason is that your extender needs a firmware update. Now, what is firmware? To put it in simple words it is a set of instructions provided by the technical team of that company for a specific device to improve and enhance its capability and take care of common error issues. Here is how you can upgrade your extender with the latest version of the firmware.

Step1. Turn on your Netgear EX3700 extender and make sure to connect it to the router.

Step2. Open a browser of your choice, fill in the website and press enter.

Step3. Log in by filling in the username and password information.

Step4, In the settings section look for firmware upgrade. Check to see if there is any latest firmware update available click yes and upgrade.

Kindly wait for some time till the firmware upgrade finishes, hopefully, the issues you were facing before the firmware upgrade are resolved.