FRITZ!Box 5491

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A new generation for high speed at home

If you're looking for a fiber optic connection with faster speeds you'll want the FRITZ!Box 5491. It uses a Gigabit-capable Passive Optical Network (GPON) for speedier internet. The FRITZ!Box 5491 also supports  ultra-fast Wireless AC and is packed with cutting-edge telephone and multimedia features.

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More speed for the home network

Realize the full potential of your fiber optic connection. With the FRITZ!Box 5491 you're all set for the highest bandwidths, fast WiFi and first-rate telephony. Of course, gigabit LAN, USB 3.0 and media server are also on board.

Mesh WiFi with FRITZ!

The FRITZ!Box 5491 supports Mesh WiFi, meaning your videos, music and photos seamlessly reach every corner of your home, apartment or office. How does it work? The FRITZ! devices work together as part of a single network, communicating with each other andoptimizing your devices and network usage.

With Mesh networking you can enjoy high speeds while surfing, streaming or gaming. Instead of waiting for breathtaking HD television and your favorite music, your media will wait for you.

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Explore new dimensions with fiber optics

With the FRITZ!Box 5491 you're ready for the fiber optic connection: Higher transmission rates, disruption-free lines and greater range are only three features made possible by the 5491, depending on your provider package.

Full flexibility for Internet rates

A great advantage of the fiber optic technology is its enormous performance spectrum. The FRITZ!Box 5491 offers transmission rates of up to 1 Gbit/s. Plus, fiber optic networks provide the same bandwidth for downloads and uploads, so, you're prepared for future rates and packages as well.

Wireless convenience with fast Wireless AC

FRITZ!Box 5491 supports Wireless AC. Considerably higher range, faster data transmission and the simultaneous use of two radio frequencies bring new speeds to your home network. Enjoy music and video streaming, gaming and other multimedia content wirelessly and without annoying loading breaks.

Maximum telephone convenience

You can connect all of your telephones to the FRITZ!Box 5491. And you remain informed about calls and voice messages at all times, no matter where you are. The extras include multiple answering machines and fax functionality.


FRITZ!OS: More than an operating system

FRITZ!OS is the intuitive user interface on which you can easily manage the individual components. By executing our free updates you'll get new features regularly. Using FRITZ!Apps you can also log in to your home network securely, no matter where you are.

FRITZ!Box for safety's sake

You're always on the safe side with the FRITZ!Box! The comprehensive security concept protects your communications. Constant testing and further development mean it's always up to date. Thanks to the free updates, you can always rest assured.

Comparing FRITZ!Box models

Our overview compares the key features of each FRITZ!Box, giving you more insight and clarity when it comes to choosing a specific model.

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