AVM FRITZ!Box 6850 5G Router

AVM FRITZ!Box 6850 5G Router
Brand: AVM
Category: CPE
  • Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 Modem
  • Applicable Network 5G/4G
  • 5G Mode NSA
  • Wi-F- Devices 32

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our editors.

  • Design 8 / 10
  • Performance 8 / 10

As the first 5G router from AVM, FRITZ!Box 6850 5G is the world’s first home network router with 5G, Wi-Fi mesh, telephony, and Smart Home, which provide all the necessary connectivity in your home. It is presented at the IFA 2019 and will hit the market in the first quarter of 2020. Integrated with the powerful 5G chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 (also known from Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G or the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G), this 5G CPE supports 5G NR with 4 × 4 MIMO antenna technology on the band n78, and is also compatible with 4G LTE and 3G UMTS.

According to the AVM, the integration of 5G could provide users bandwidths of more than 2 Gbit / s (2,000 Mbps) and low latencies via mobile. This makes it attractive for real-time applications such as virtual reality and gaming.

This FRITZ!Box 6850 is not only a 5G home router, but also a full-fledged FritzBox. There are four Gigabit LAN ports, a USB port, a port for analog phones and a DECT base for up to six cordless phones OS: with mesh, parental control, media server, FRITZ! NAS, WLAN guest access, MyFRITZ! etc.

To get more details, please check on FRITZ!Box 6850 specs datasheet from the Specification tab.

AVM FRITZ!Box 6850 5G Router - Full Specification

General Info

Brand AVM
Model FRITZ!Box 6850
Type 5G Indoor Gateway
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 Modem
Status Available
SIM Slot 1 SIM slot
Release Date 01/09/2019

Mobile Network

Communication Standard 3GPP Release 15
Technology 5G/4G
5G Mode NSA
5G Bands sub-6 GHz
4G Bands B1, 3, 7, 8, 20, 28, 32
5G Speed up to 2 Gbit / s


Wi-Fi Standard 802.11ax/ac/a/n 4 x 4 MIMO & 802.11b/g/n 2 x 2
Frequency Band 2.4 GHz & 5 GHz, dual-band auto-selection
Wireless Speed WLAN AC + N with up to 1.266 Mbps


APP Fritz! OS
Function Mobile network (5G / 4G) access, Ethernet access, 5 GHz preferred, SMS service, firewall, PIN protection, MAC address filtering, Wi-Fi encryption authentication, VPN tunnel / VPN penetration, IP penetration, IPv6 and IPv6 / IPv4 dual stack, telephone system and DECT base, etc.


Network Port Two SMA connectors for attaching external antennas
4 Gigabit LAN ports and 1 USB 3.0 port
1 Fon port
1 SIM slot
1 power plug port
Button Power button, reset button
Indicator "• WLAN
• Fon/DECT
• Connect/WPS (connect a DECT phone and initiate WPS)
• Power/ 5G+LTE
• Info


Colours White


Antenna Type Dual-band Wi-Fi antenna
External Antenna Yes, 2 antenna extension ports with SMA


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