With working from home during the Coronavirus pandemic becoming new normal, it’s imperative to have a good and secure home networking solution. Weak Wi-Fi service is a matter of paramount concern for remote workers. The slow speed, dead spots, and unreliable connections hamper the everyday productivity of professionals opting for work from home. To overcome these networking issues, NETGEAR Orbi Mesh RBK50 offers a seamless experience throughout the house.
The new NETGEAR Orbi Systems all deliver industry-leading 802.11ac AC3000 offer Wi-Fi speeds up to 2.2Gbps. This enables you to enjoy the seamless Wi-Fi experience everywhere in their home. Most importantly it promises of no dead zones connectivity from the attic to the basement, patio to the garage, front yard to back garden. Moreover, one can even conduct hassle-free streaming of 4K HD video content.
The NETGEAR Orbi consists of a router and one or more satellites that are suitable to cover the surface area up to 200sqm. The NETGEAR Orbi Mesh RBK50 offers Wi-Fi coverage of up to 4,000 square feet and it also has an individual stand-alone router that covers up to 2,000 square feet.
The RBK50 supports download speeds of up to 1.4Gbps, while Wi-Fi speeds can reach up to 2.2Gbps for devices that connect to Wi-Fi on your home network. The device can be controlled via the Orbi app or through Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant. The Orbi system includes a Gigabit Ethernet port for the Internet WAN with VLAN 802.1Q support, and three Gigabit Ethernet ports for the LAN. The Orbi RBK50 Satellite has the four Gigabit Ethernet ports and it also has a USB 2.0 port like the Orbi Router.
Informing about the product, Marthesh Nagendra, Country Manager India, ME & SAARC, NETGEAR, said: “Currently, Wi-Fi is now considered to be as critical as any other home utility, as work from home culture is becoming a new norm, it has become essential for remote workers to have a secure Wi-Fi connection where they would have flawless network connectivity that will prove to be crucial to their overall work from home experience. The NETGEAR Orbi Tri-band Wi-Fi solutions provide the consumers with the best Wi-Fi experience for an even broader range of households which improve their overall work productivity.”
Salient Features of NETGEAR Orbi Mesh RBK50:
Ultra-Performance Whole-Home Mesh Wi-Fi System–Covers large homes up to 5,000 sq. ft with fast Wi-Fi. The system includes a Wi-Fi router and one satellite.
Fast Internet speeds for all devices- The dedicated Wi-Fi connection gives you the fastest and most consistent Internet speeds available, even as more devices connect.
Stream and play with fast speed up to 3 Gbps combined Wi-Fi speeds.
NETGEAR Orbi creates a seamless network, which means your signal won’t drop even if you move from room to room.
Quick & easy setup with the Orbi app–Pause Wi-Fi. Set up Smart Parental Controls and do a quick speed test.
NETGEAR Armor – with excellent anti-virus and data theft protection for all of your smartphones and computers. Safeguards your connected home from cyber threats.
Works with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant so you can use voice commands to control your home Wi-Fi network.
Circle Smart Parental Controls–A smart way for families to manage content and time online on any connected device.
Guest Network–Easily set up a separate and secure Wi-Fi network for visitors to use without sharing your home’s Wi-Fi password.
As part of the NETGEAR Orbi family of mesh Wi-Fi systems, one can also add satellites such as Orbi Voice or Orbi Outdoor to gain greater coverage and additional features, such as a smart speaker and Alexa voice assistant. This Orbi router also includes the capability of adding Armor advanced cybersecurity and Circle Smart Parenting Controls to the network.
NETGEAR Armor powered by Bitdefender on the Orbi Mesh WiFi Systems is a cybersecurity solution that protects all internet-connected devices in one’s home from viruses, malware, stolen passwords, identity theft, and hacking, whether one is at home or on the go.
Circle Smart Parenting Controls is the smart way for families to manage content and time online, on any connected device. With the app, parents can easily create daily time limits for apps and websites, set filter levels for each family member and pause the internet by device or by a family member.