Linksys MR8300 Router Setup and Firmware Update

Linksys Smart Wi-Fi launches the best gaming  Wi-Fi router in the market. It’s a great time to Improve your home Wi-Fi network speeds with the Linksys MR8300 Wi-Fi router.  The linksys smart wifi router MR8300 is a Tri-Band mesh router that gives a high range of speed and recognizes a fast internet network. It is compatible with mesh routers and able to join with a Linksys Velop node system. Setting up a router is very easy. The user can set up the MR8300 router within a few minutes.

Features of linksys smart wifi router MR8300 


Entertainment Powerhouse

This MR8300 Tri-band is an excellent linksys smart wifi router for household entertainment. It gives a superior speed to each connected device in the home so they can enjoy 4K streaming video, online games, and many more. 

Provides  super-fast Wi-Fi for all connected device

The MR8300 Wi-Fi router provides high-speed Wi-Fi to all connected devices. The user can enjoy online games, HD online video, Internet browsers without any buffering.

Delivers the Wi-Fi network to each corner of the home

It creates a mesh Wi-Fi, able to pair with Linksys Velop node to extend your Wi-Fi coverage. You can get the High-speed internet to each corner of your home.

Easy Setup

One can easily set up the MR3800 Tri-Band by itself. You only need to download the linksys smart wifi router Application and name the network name and select a password.

linksys smart wifi MR8300 Setup through Linksys App

If you Purchase a Linksys MR8300 Wi-Fi router and want to set up, then follow these given steps to setup.

Some Needed Prerequisites

  • An active Internet Connection.
  • A Mobile device to install Linksys App.
  • In case you are Using Linksys Velop Network already, then you need to install the MR8300 router as the primary node.

Steps to Linksys MR8300 Setup

Easy Setup With Linksys App
  1. To Setup the MR8300, download the linksys smart wifi router App
  2. Attach the Modem to the WAN port on Linksys MR8300 router through Ethernet cable.
  3. After this, click on the Launch Setup Option.  It Automatically turns On the Bluetooth on your mobile. If it does not turn on Bluetooth, then turn it On.
  4. The App will automatically find your MR8300 router. If not, then it will prompt you for the type of device. Further, Choose the Wi-Fi mesh router and Tap on the Next option.
  5. Meanwhile, it will automatically search your internet network coming from the modem.
  6. It will prompt you for the  PPPoE username and password that is given by ISP.
  7. Then,  it asks to create a Cloud account for your MR8300 setup. If you already have, then login to the account, otherwise create a new account.
  8. Go to the Personalize Wireless section and set the name for your Wi-Fi network and password. Tap on the Next button.
  9. It will configure your Wi-Fi network.
  10.  Once your MR8300 Setup is complete. Here, it will prompt you to set the name of the router, so select and customize the router name.
  11. When you get the success message, then attempt to connect with the wireless network on your device.
  12. Finally, you will be able to access the internet on all connected devices.

How to update Linksys MR8300 Firmware

The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi MR8300 firmware will update automatically.  If you want to upgrade your router for the very first time then follow these steps.

Update your Linksys MR8300 Wi-Fi router Firmware
  • Launch the Linksys App on your mobile.
  • Go to the Main Menu Option at the top corner of your device screen.
  • Head toward the Administration Option.
  • Here, You will see the Automatic Firmware Update Option.
  • Whether any firmware upgrade is available, then it will update automatically.

How to Reset Linksys MR83000 Router

To reset your Linksys MR8300 Wi-Fi gaming router, go through with these mentioned steps.

Reset Linksys MR83000 Router
  • First of All, find the reset button on the back of the Linksys MR8300 router. It is a red color small button.
  • Press and hold the reset button for 10-15 seconds until you will see the red color bright light.
  • Unplug the router from the power socket and again Plugin back.
  • Wait till the router flashing solid purple light.
  • Your reset process successfully completed.

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