Internet Access


FRITZ!Box Wireless AC FIBRE VoIP Gateway with built-in DECT

Brand: FRITZ!
SKU: A-5490
New Generation for High Speed at Home. Try fast Internet over fibre optic connections for the first time. You'll benefit from ultra-fast Wireless AC as well as modern telephone and multimedia features

More Speed for the Home Network

Realize the full potential of your fibre optic connection. With the FRITZ!Box 5490 you're all set for the highest bandwidths, fast Wi-Fi and first-rate telephony. Of course, gigabit LAN, USB 3.0 and media server are also on board.

Explore New Dimensions with Fibre Optics

With the FRITZ!Box 5490 you're ready for the fibre optic connection: Higher transmission rates, disruption-free lines and greater range are only three features made possible by the 5490, depending on your provider rate.

Full Flexibility for Internet Rates

A great advantage of the fibre optic technology is its enormous performance spectrum. The FRITZ!Box 5490 offers transmission rates of up to 1 Gbps. Plus, fibre optic networks provide the same bandwidth for downloads and uploads, so, you're prepared for future rates as well.

Wireless Convenience with Fast Wireless AC

FRITZ!Box 5490 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 loading breaks.

Maximum Telephone Convenience

You can connect all of your telephones to the FRITZ!Box 5490. 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.


  • Fibre Optic Port
    - SC/PC port
    - Wavelength: TX 1310 nm, RX 1480 to 1580 nm
    - Range: 10 km
  • Wireless AC (Up to 1,300Mbps)
  • Wireless N (Up to 450Mbps)
  • 2.4-GHz and 5-GHz frequency bands simultaneously
  • 2 x USB 3.0 Ports
    - 3G Failover via USB port (3G USB Modem not included)
    - File sharing via USB port
  • 4 x Gigabit ports (WAN via LAN port 1)
  • Voice over IP (VoIP)
  • Built-in DECT base station for connecting up to 6 cordless phones
  • Built-in PBX functions (internal calls, third-party conferencing, call transfer, call diversion)
  • Integrated answering machines and fax function including fax-to-email
  • 2 x FXS port for connecting an analogue phone

About Nology

Founded in 2001, Nology combines trusted business fundamentals, technical expertise and over 17 years' experience to provide quality Broadband, Wireless, Networking and VoIP solutions to leading service providers, network operators and systems integrators across Southern Africa.

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