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Orbi review in Ars Technica

By Taranom Kazempour

Have you seen the round up on the new category of distributed WiFi systems, written by Jim Salter, yet? Whole Home WiFi systems burst onto the scene last year, and they are designed to blanket a whole home in WiFi coverage, eliminating dead spaces and reducing lag times, in an ever-increasingly device-rich home, and all […]

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Tri-band For the Win

By Amit Rele

Home WiFi has gone through quite a journey, and it’s going through another transformation with the mass introduction of WiFi systems. Distributed WiFi systems vary with each provider, but do have a number of things in common that qualify them as a system, such as: a single WiFi network name, or SSID, for your entire […]

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Orbi for Small Business

By Amit Rele

You are a small business owner, or are planning to be.  Congratulations! This is a big step and NETGEAR wishes to let you know we are here to help you along the way. There is a lot to think about, and your network is critical; it’s the backbone for just about every business today. Whether […]

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Orbi WiFi System Family

By Amit Rele

It is simply a statement of fact that WiFi – or connectivity – has become the 4th utility for the 21st century household. According to Business Insider Intelligence, people have an average of 11 connected devices running in their homes, and that number is expected to double by 2019. Think about it… Not only do […]

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NETGEAR’s Alexa Integration

By Taranom Kazempour

As part of our exciting journey into the world of voice integration for the smart home, NETGEAR has now partnered with Amazon’s Alexa, which has introduced voice commands for your NETGEAR WiFi network.  So, if you have an Orbi or one of the supported Nighthawk routers, and use an Amazon Echo speaker or the Amazon Fire TV voice […]

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What is a Tri-Band WiFi System?

By Amit Rele

In today’s households, WiFi has become truly critical and is often seen as the 4th utility, being just as important as electricity, gas and water. The average American home uses 11 connected devices, and that number is expected to double by 2019. These devices range from typical smart phones and tablets streaming HD and 4K […]

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