Wi-Fi solutions provider Netgear has launched the Orbi RBK852 Wi-Fi 6 Mesh Wi-Fi System (AX6000) in India. The product is available through various e-commerce portals and authorised Netgear store at a price point of Rs 61,999 on https://www.netgearstore.in/
The Orbi RBK852 (AX6000) includes a Wi-Fi router and one satellite that can accommodate larger homes up to 350sq meters. The device comes with a claimed Wi-Fi coverage area of 5,000 sq. ft.It is equipped with 8 internal antennas with ampliﬁers and powered by a quad-core 2.2 GHz processor. There is a 2.5 Gbps WAN port and 4 LAN Gigabit Ethernet ports. The device comes with 512MB NAND Flash and 1GB RAM. According to the company, the router comes with the latest generation of Wi-Fi 6 technology and works with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa.
Some of the other features of the Netgear Orbi RBK852 are:
Beamforming: Implicit & Explicit Beamforming for 2.4GHz & 5GHz bands MU-MIMO capable for simultaneous data streaming to multiple devices
Wi-Fi performance: AX6000 Tri-Band WiFi : 2.4GHz (2400Mbps†) + 5GHz (2400Mbps†) for Wi-Fi devices to connect to the Internet. 5GHz (1200Mbps†) dedicated Wi-Fi link for faster data connections between Orbi Router and Orbi Satellite
Security: Anti-virus and data theft protection for your PC, Mac and mobile devices with NETGEAR Armor and Standards-based Wi-Fi Security (802.11i, 128-bit AES encryption with PSK)