FRITZ!Box 4040 - Details
Compatible with any connection
You can use your FRITZ!Box with any DSL connection. Alternatively, you can run it behind a fiber optic or cable modem and simply integrate it into an existing wireless network. It can even be operated with a 3G dongle.
At home anywhere with MyFRITZ!
With the MyFRITZ! service from AVM, you benefit from secure and convenient access to your FRITZ!Box from anywhere in the world. You can retrieve files stored in FRITZ!NAS, view your recent call list and listen to messages left on your answering machine. With the MyFRITZ!App, you can even access your FRITZ!Box remotely using your smartphone or tablet.
Peace of mind
FRITZ!Box offers comprehensive protection against attacks. The preconfigured firewall, filter functions, and ex works wireless encryption ensure secure connections. Parental controls and guest Internet access are, of course, included free of charge.
Encrypted communication via VPN
Thanks to the recognized industry standard IPsec, you can establish a virtual private network to connect with your FRITZ!Box or company network. The settings can be configured on your FRITZ!Box and transferred to smartphones, tablets, and computers.
Ready for the future with IPv6
In addition to IPv4, FRITZ!Box supports the IPv6 Internet protocol. IPv6 makes existing services more convenient and simplifies a host of new applications, so you can rest assured that you’re ready for the latest technologies.
4 x gigabit Ethernet
The FRITZ!Box is equipped with four gigabit Ethernet ports. Establish a connection to the computer, a game console or other network devices via LAN with up to 1000 Mbit/s.
Dual-band Wireless AC+N
The FRITZ!Box uses Wireless AC in the 5-GHz band and transmits data with up to 866 Mbit/s. At the same time it uses Wireless N with up to 400 Mbit/s in the 2.4-GHz band. If desired, the smart auto channel search will find the optimum radio channel.
Two radio networks for maximum flexibility
The FRITZ!Box maximizes flexibility by using the 2.4-GHz and the 5-GHz frequency bands concurrently. If desired, the smart auto channel search will find the optimum radio channel. The connection quality is displayed for each device in the home network, so you can always check the speed of your devices.
FRITZ!Box as a private hotspot
When using your FRITZ!Box as a hotspot, you can restrict Internet usage to surfing and e-mail. You have a usage log, while your guests benefit from an integrated QR code that makes it easy for them to connect to the Internet.
Wireless guest access
Offer your guests simple Internet access. The guest access has its own network key and name. Visitors have no access to the home network, so your data stays private.
Secure ex works
Every FRITZ!Box is delivered with its own network key to protect your network from unauthorized access. All wireless networks including the guest access can be secured with their own unique key.
Optimum connectivity at all times
The wireless monitor analyzes wireless networks within range and displays them in a user-friendly chart. So, if necessary, you can switch to available channels and quickly find the best wireless settings.
Connected in a flash
Thanks to WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup), you can connect new wireless-enabled devices in a flash. Simply press the “WPS” or “WLAN” button on the FRITZ!Box and on the new device – and it will be securely and automatically registered with the network.
fritz.box – everything made easy
FRITZ!OS is the FRITZ!Box operating system and can be easily controlled via your browser. User-friendly menus, easy-to-understand wizards, and the optional advanced mode come in handy in all scenarios.
FRITZ!OS undergoes constant development for even more convenience and performance. What's more: The latest developments are available as free downloads or via auto-update. This way, your FRITZ!Box is always up to date.
Media server for great entertainment
The FRITZ!Box manages all connected USB storage devices and makes their contents available throughout the network. The media server lets users enjoy music, photos, and videos on network-enabled playback devices.
FRITZ!Apps for iOS and Android
The practical FRITZ!Apps offer a wealth of exciting features for smartphones and tablets. Use these free apps for increased convenience when you’re on the go.
Maximum energy efficiency
The FRITZ!Box is all about intelligent energy management. For example, it automatically reduces the wireless transmitter power when all devices are logged off. This saves both energy and money.
Ideal in combination with
FRITZ!Powerline turns every socket into a network port. This lets you incorporate devices into your home network using your home’s electricity supply – and there’s no need to lay any new cables.