Advanced cyber threat protection for your home and all your devices.

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Advanced Security On Your NETGEAR Router


Stop cyber threats such as phishing, malicious URLs, and privacy attacks, before they strike.


Get reports on your overall protection level and tips on how to improve it.

NETGEAR Insight: One Touch Management
Complete Security

Protect all your devices with Bitdefender Security at home and on-the-go.


Get notified of any security vulnerabilities or threats detected on your network with the Nighthawk and Orbi app.


Experience Amplified Security with the Latest NETGEAR Armor Update

✓   Unlimited devices protected* 
✓   On-the-go antivirus protection with Bitdefender Security 
✓   Security status overview on the all new Armor Dashboard 

Check out if your router supports NETGEAR Armor

Activate Armor in 3 Easy Steps

  1. Install your NETGEAR router or WiFi system with the mobile app
  2. Wait for Armor to automatically activate on your router
  3. Tap the Armor tile to view your Protection Level
Activate your free 30-day trial now.
At the end of the free trial period, a £59.99 per year subscription covers all your connected devices.

Award-Winning Cybersecurity by Bitdefender

If you're connected to the internet, your devices are vulnerable to malware attacks. Your router can view all of the device network traffic and with Bitdefender Security on your devices, you can stop cyber threats as soon as they are detected. Bitdefender Security is a complete antivirus solution that detects and blocks cyber threats like ransomware, adware, phishing attempts, and trojans.


Learn How You Can Improve Your Protection Level

NETGEAR Armor calculates your level of protection based on the overall security of your router and connected devices. The higher the score, the better prepared your network is to defend against cyber threats. Based on your score, you'll receive personalized recommendations from Armor to teach you how to improve your Protection Level.


Get Armor While On-the-Go Powered by Bitdefender Security

Sit back, relax, and browse the Internet knowing you're secure wherever you go. Take this extra level of cybersecurity with you on all your daily ventures for Windows PC, MacOS, Android, and iOS devices. Install Bitdefender Security* as part of your Armor subscription for on-the-go protection.

To install, go to on any of your devices to get on-the-go protection.


Better Security
Features With the

No matter where you enjoy streaming, gaming, and browsing on your devices, rest easy knowing you have:

✓   Anti-Theft: Remote device tracking 
✓   Data Protection: Active anti-malware filter 
✓   Anti-Phishing: Block suspicious websites 
✓   Security Scan: Prevent and remove system threats

Supported WiFi Systems and Nighthawk Routers

Orbi Mesh WiFi System AC3000
Model: RBK50
Orbi Voice Mesh WiFi System AC3000
Model: RBK50V
Orbi Mesh WiFi System with Advanced Cyber Threat Protection
Model: RBK53
Nighthawk Cybersecurity Router
Model: RS400
Nighthawk AC3200 Tri-Band
Model: R8000
Nighthawk AC2300
Model: R7000P
Nighthawk AC1900
Model: R7000
Nighthawk AC1750
Model: R6400

*Terms and Conditions


  • NETGEAR Armor protects your connected home from Internet threats. Multi-layer cyber security is built into the WiFi router to protect all devices on the home network. Includes Bitdefender® Total Security to provide complete anti-virus and anti-malware protection for all Windows, macOS, Android and iOS devices.
  • The trial period and the yearly NETGEAR Armor subscription protects an unlimited number of family devices. All smart home devices, such as your smart thermostat, security cameras, smart lighting, etc. are covered.
  • Bitdefender Total Security works against all internet threats – from viruses, worms and Trojans, to ransomware, zero-day exploits, and spyware to keep your data and privacy safe. Bitdefender Total Security is included with your NETGEAR Armor subscription and can be installed on all your devices (Windows, macOS, Android and iOS).
  • NETGEAR Armor already includes anti-virus and anti-malware from Bitdefender, which you can install on all your Windows, macOS, Android, and iOS devices. No other anti-virus software is required. And since the smart home devices might not have any anti-virus software, NETGEAR Armor's network-level security shields them from cyber-attacks as well.
  • Yes, NETGEAR Armor protects your mobile devices by giving you an additional level of protection on top of your mobile device’s default security protocols. With Bitdefender Total Security installed on your mobile devices, you have the peace of mind to access WiFi anywhere with the same level of security you enjoy at home.

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