One subscription, unlimited device protection at home and on the go.

Protect your private data.

What You Get with NETGEAR Armor

Unlimited device protection 

Protect an unlimited number of smart devices* from cyber threats with a single subscription. NETGEAR Armor provides multi-layered cybersecurity on your smartphones, computers, smart TVs, security cameras, and anything else connected in your home.


With Bitdefender VPN, your connections are secure and encrypted, and your online activity is kept private, even when you’re on an unsecured public network. Enjoy 200MB of free encrypted data traffic per day**.


If your personal devices are misplaced or stolen, NETGEAR Armor can locate them, lock them, and even wipe data remotely to make sure you don’t lose anything else.*** Available on Android devices and Windows laptops.


NETGEAR Armor constantly check for vulnerabilities and notifies you when there’s a threat through your Nighthawk or Orbi app. Easily block suspicious devices on the network, analyze and score your security level, and get tips for keeping your devices and data safe.


Gear up with NETGEAR Armor

Your NETGEAR Armor can be activated and managed within your Nighthawk or Orbi app. Access your NETGEAR Armor subscription through the same app you use to control your router or system.

Activate NETGEAR Armor in 3 easy steps

  1. Install your NETGEAR router or WiFi system with the mobile app
  2. Wait for NETGEAR Armor to automatically activate on your router
  3. Tap the NETGEAR Armor tile in the app to manage your subscription

For 30 days, experience complete protection with NETGEAR Armor for free. At the end of the free trial period, your connected devices and private information will be covered for $99.99 $69.99 per year.


NETGEAR Armor on the Go

Take cybersecurity with you wherever you go for your Windows PC, macOS, Android, and iOS devices. Install Bitdefender Security** as part of your NETGEAR Armor subscription for on-the-go protection. Visit on any of your devices to get started.

Award-Winning Cybersecurity by Bitdefender®

NETGEAR Armor is powered by Bitdefender, a global leader in cybersecurity. Bitdefender Security is a complete antivirus solution that secures your devices and identity and defends against cyber threats like ransomware, adware, phishing, and trojans as soon as they’re detected on any number of devices, including your smartphone, tablet, security cameras, and more. Watch the video to learn more about how Bitdefender works to protect your network.


Supported WiFi Systems and Nighthawk Routers

Orbi Mesh WiFi System AC3000
Model: RBK50
Nighthawk AC2300
Model: R7000P
Nighthawk AC1900
Model: R7000
Nighthawk AC1750
Model: R6400

*Terms and Conditions

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* Please refer to the Fair Use Policy 

**200MB of data/day per device included for up to 10 devices. Additional Premium VPN subscription (annual $39.99) required for unlimited data and additional features.

*** Features may vary depending on device


  • NETGEAR Armor protects your smart home and private information from internet threats. Multi-layer cyber security is built into your WiFi router to secure an unlimited number of devices on your home network, like your smartphone, laptop, baby monitor, smart fridge, and more. Includes Bitdefender Security to provide anti-virus and anti-malware protection, and Bitdefender VPN for secure internet browsing using an encrypted connection for Windows, MacOS, Android, and iOS devices.
  • Both the trial period and the yearly NETGEAR Armor subscription protect an unlimited number of family devices. This includes your smart home devices, even your smart thermostat, security cameras, smart lights, and more.
  • No, Bitdefender Security isn't compatible with other security software on your client devices.
  • Bitdefender Security defends against internet threats – viruses, worms, Trojans, ransomware, zero-day exploits, and spyware – to safeguard your data and privacy. Bitdefender Security is included with your NETGEAR Armor subscription and can be installed on 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 secures your WiFi devices and your private information by giving you an additional level of protection on top of your mobile device’s default protocols. With Bitdefender Total Security installed on your mobile devices, you can safely access WiFi anywhere with the same level of security you enjoy at home.
Note: NETGEAR Armor is compatible with other security software. For example, you can have NETGEAR Armor and any other security solution installed on your laptop.

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