Modern homes and businesses require better, reliable, and stable WiFi network connectivity. Because in today’s time no work is done without internet connectivity, most work requires the internet. If there is a need for the internet in unlimited quantities at home and in business, then it would be fine to use the Wi-Fi router. We will talk about the Edimax company, the Edimax company that also manufactures a smart wifi router. Its model number is BR-6473AX. The Edimax AX3000 WiFi 6 is a smart wireless wifi router/AP. Inside it is the Wifi 6 Technology Involved, which gives Up to 2.5x faster speeds, higher capacity, and lower latency compared to the past generation wifi 5. The wifi 6 smart router also acts as an access point, the router’s flexibility meets the demand for multimedia applications.
Edimax AX3000 WiFi 6 is the best solution for big homes and businesses. It has Four High-gain Internal Antennas, which provide significantly improved speed and coverage. This device is 3-gigabit wireless, it provides high-speed wifi connectivity and the maximum speed is 574mbps in 2.4 GHz and 2402Mbps in 5GHz. The BR-6473AX networking device can act in 2 modes, one access point, and another smart router. The access point is also a type of wireless router. You can use the device for sharing the Internet, it is also easy to set up.
How to configure Edimax AX3000 WiFi 6 Smart AP/Router?
The Edimax AX3000 smart router is a wireless wifi device, it provides wifi network connectivity. The BR-6473X comes with the latest Intel Home WiFi which means that the BR-6473X is capable of providing a stable connection. This router connects to multiple devices simultaneously and provides high-speed WiFi connectivity. It is very easy to Edimax router Ax3000 setup from the browser-based, there are some steps to configure it, which is as follows.
- The primary step, plug the smart router into the power adapter and power ON.
- Connect the router to a computer or laptop, wired or wirelessly.NOTE: If you do it with a wired connection then you can use an Ethernet cable.
- If you do a wireless connection then you can connect it to wifi.
- Launch a web browser and type Edimax.setup on the URL bar, press enter.
- Now fill in the username and password, the default username and password is admin, and click OK.
- Click “General Setup”
- Click on the “wireless section” inside the “general setup”. Then you will see 4 options, you have to click on “Security Settings”
- You will see a page, you will be able to configure security.
- On that page, you will be able to change the encryption, select WPA and WPA2, and fill out the Pre-shared key, and then click on Apply.
- To reboot the router, click on Apply and wait for 30 seconds.
- System restarting, please wait for a few seconds.
After that, successfully configure the Edimax AX3000 WiFi 6 Smart router. You can follow the following steps to set up, after that you can log in to the smart router.
Simply access the login page of Edimax AX3000 WiFi 6 Smart Router
If you want to login to the Edimax router, then you must know the PIN address, default username, and password. The security of the device is maintained by logging in. There is some process of edimax router login which is mentioned below.
- To login to the Edimax AX3000 Router, open any web browser such as chrome, google, safari, and internet explorer.
- Type the IP address 192.168.2.1 in the address bar of the browser.
- You will see a login page with 2 fields, where the username and password will be written.
- The default username of your Edimax BR-6473AX router is admin and the password is 1234.
- You have to fill in the username and password on the login page of the router’s web user interface and click on login.
After clicking the login section, the login process of the AX3000 WiFi 6 Smart router will be finished.
Update Router Firmware of Edimax BR-6473AX
Firmware is software that is embedded in the router. This is an image file that is upgraded by the user using a web browser. With the upgrade of the router’s firmware, it will work properly and you will get new features.
- Use the web browser to download the latest firmware from Edimax AX3000.
- Type www.edimax.com.tw in the browser search bar, press enter.
- Click the tools section, under this section display 3 options, configuration tools, firmware upgrade, reset.
- Click “Firmware Upgrade” and then, click Next.
- The system will reboot automatically, the firmware upgrade process will end.
- Display a page, click “Browse”.
- Click on the firmware file on the desktop and then click on Open.
- Now, Click on Apply to upgrade the firmware.
Now your router’s firmware will start upgrading, it will take a few seconds to get an upgrade. As soon as the Edimax BR-6473AX firmware upgrade process is over, your device will reboot.
How to reset Edimax BR-6473AX Router with button
If you have forgotten the password of the router, then there is only one way, the factory default setting for password recovery. Password recovery is also called “router reset”. Resetting the router will erase all your settings, you will have to reconfigure. To perform a factory reset of the Edimax AX3000 wifi 6 smart router, follow the below steps.
- Firstly, power On the smart router.
- Locate the reset button on the back-side of the router.
- Press and hold the reset button, you can use the paper clip to press the button for 10 seconds, then leave it.
- The router will automatically reboot. Once the WLAN lights stop blinking, the router will be reset.
How to change the default password in the Edimax Ax3000 router?
To change the default password, open the web browser, enter the IP address in the search bar. Then you will see a page, you have to enter the default username and password and click on OK. Then you have to go to the Administrators section and click on the password in it. It will show you 3 fields Current Password, New Password, and Confirm New Password. You have to fill in all this information and click on apply. After that, the default password of the Edimax BR-6473AX Router will be changed.
How do I change My router Wi-Fi name?
To change the router’s WiFi name, you have to open the My Account app and click on the Internet icon. Then you have to click on the wireless gateway and select the change wifi setting. After that, you have to enter the name New Wifi and click on save.
My wireless router can’t access the internet?
If the wireless router does not access the internet, then you have to be sure that your router is fully functional. Then, switch off both your network device and router. After that, ensure that the router is powered ON.