On 1st November, Linksys announced a new generation of its Velop series of mesh routers, Velop Wi-Fi 6 that comes with Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) support. Along with other features, this Wi-Fi support is literally one of the biggest improvements that Linksys integrated into its new model.
“Wi-Fi 6” or “AX Wi-Fi” or “802.11ax Wi-Fi” is the latest Wi-Fi standard. It promises more coverage, faster speed, enhanced capacity than the previous generation Wi-Fi technologies.
With the proliferation of smart devices in the home and increase in high bandwidth applications such as 4K/8K connections, Wi-Fi 6 is built to handle all of the Wi-Fi traffic while providing uninterrupted streaming, faster connectivity and improved battery life for connected devices.
Velop Wi-Fi 6 system combines Wi-Fi 6 with Linksys’ award-winning Intelligent Mesh Technology. In turn, it delivers 4x faster speed, wider Wi-Fi range, and increased Wi-Fi capacity. All this is provided with the flexibility, scalability, and ease of use of Velop mesh systems.
Velop WiFi 6 system covers as many as 3000 square feet per node and is designed to manage the demands of more than 50 devices sharing the same bandwidth. The system eliminates dead spots. By taking advantage of faster internet speeds, Velop WiFi 6 system offers more coverage, capacity, and consistency for homes with multiple connected devices.
Velop WiFi 6 system comes with a Hassle-free setup process. Linksys App connects devices irrespective of whether you are connecting an Android or iOS device. With only a few easy steps, Velop WiFi 6 system connects to form a mesh network covering your home and when the setup is complete, the Linksys App serves as a powerful WiFi management tool with features like guest access, parental controls, device prioritization, and insights.
In terms of performance, Velop WiFi 6 system is ideal for simultaneous 4K/8K streaming, online gaming, social media accessing, and uninterrupted use of heavy apps. This means it has the potential to support heavy loads.
Linksys Velop WiFi 6 system comes in two packs. As far as price is concerned, Linksys Velop WiFi 6 system (1 pack) comes with a price tag of US $ 399 and is now available for pre-order on Amazon.com. On the other hand, Linksys Velop WiFi 6 system (2 pack) comes with a price tag of US $ 699 and is now available for pre-order on Amazon.com and Best Buy.
For more details, visit the official product webpage.