New Linksys RE6500 Vary Extender options Wi-Fi Bridge, Gigabit Ports and an Audio Jack for streaming music wirelessly from a stereo system or speaker
Rushden, UK – July 17, 2014 – Linksys®, a number one model in wi-fi networking, immediately introduced its new lineup of Linksys Wi-Fi Range Extenders. Shoppers usually expertise a weak wi-fi sign in some elements of their home or condo brought on by blocking components similar to partitions or interference from different gadgets like child screens, microwaves or DECT telephones. The brand new Linksys Vary Extenders assist maximize wi-fi protection and assist remove “useless spots” within the Wi-Fi protection all through the house.
Shoppers can select between three new highly effective variations – Linksys AC1200 MAX Wi-Fi Range Extender (RE6500), Linksys N600 PRO Wi-Fi Vary Extender (RE4000W) and the Linksys N300 Wi-Fi Vary Extender (RE3000W). The RE6500 and RE4000W are twin band vary extenders that includes Cross-Band know-how which helps present a stronger and extra constant sign all through the house. All three vary extenders are suitable with any wi-fi router and are designed to increase b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi alerts, whether or not provided by a broadband supplier or bought by the buyer.
“There are loads of gadgets within the residence that want a great dependable sign to carry out,” stated Mike Chen, vice chairman product administration for Linksys. “Shoppers depend upon their Wi-Fi sign to keep away from burning by way of their information plan and to stream in all areas of the house. A steady and powerful Wi-Fi sign is crucial for connecting the gadgets in your house immediately and the gadgets customers are positive to deliver into their residence within the coming years; a great vary extender might help future proof their residence as these gadgets are added in addition to present a wealthy media expertise.”
Linksys AC1200 MAX Wi-Fi Vary Extender – RE6500
Linksys AC1200 MAX Wi-Fi Vary Extender (RE6500) helps remove Wi-Fi useless spots all through the house by growing the wi-fi sign from an present Wi-fi-AC router. The RE6500 additionally comes geared up with Cross-Band know-how, which permits the Wi-Fi sign to concurrently obtain information on one band and transmit on one other. The result’s a stronger, extra constant sign all through your house. With 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports, customers can hardwire their gadgets for sooner streaming and gaming. Music followers can join a stereo system or audio speaker to the RE6500 and stream music from a wise gadget or pc. The Wi-Fi vary extender is designed for versatile placement choices so customers can take pleasure in all their gadgets, from wherever of their residence.
Subsequent-Technology Wi-fi-AC Expertise that includes simultaneous dual-band speeds as much as N300 Mbps (2.4 GHz) + AC867 Mbps (5 GHz) to scale back visitors and maximize information*
Cross-Band Expertise maximizes the simultaneous use of each bands for sooner information switch speedsAdvertisement
Audio Streaming Functionality – join a stereo system or audio audio system to the AC1200 MAX to wirelessly stream music from a wise gadget or pc
4 Gigabit Ethernet Ports lengthen the vary of 4 wired gadgets to make sure uninterrupted media streaming and quick information switchAdvertisement
Removable Exterior Antennas that may be adjusted to supply one of the best protection.
Common Compatibility Wi-fi-AC know-how is suitable with all a/b/g/n gadgetsAdvertisement
Works with any router or gateway together with routers provided by service supplier
Straightforward Setup Easy set up – no CD requiredAdvertisement
Linksys N600 PRO Wi-Fi Vary Extender – RE4000W
The Linksys N600 PRO Wi-Fi Vary Extender (RE4000W) helps remove Wi-Fi useless spots all through the house by growing the wi-fi sign of an present router. The RE4000W options Cross-Band know-how permitting the Wi-Fi sign to obtain data on one band and transmit on one other. The result’s a stronger, extra constant sign all through your house. Two Quick Ethernet ports present hardwire connectivity for digital gadgets permitting customers to expertise sooner streaming and gaming. The RE4000W Wi-Fi Vary Extender could be plugged immediately right into a wall outlet and setup is easy and quick.
Linksys N300 Wi-Fi Vary Extender – RE3000W
Linksys N300 Wi-Fi Vary Extender (RE3000W) helps remove Wi-Fi useless spots within the residence or condo by growing the two.4 Ghz wi-fi sign of an present router. The RE3000W presents N300 Mbps speeds, which makes it nice for browsing the online and fundamental on-line makes use of. The RE3000W Wi-Fi Vary Extender could be plugged immediately right into a wall outlet and could be simply linked to supply Wi-fi N300 sign to customers’ digital gadgets of their residence.
The chart under helps present an at-glance have a look at how the brand new Linksys Vary Extenders stack up and which one could be excellent for a consumer’s residence expertise. A Vary Extender white paper could be downloaded right here: www.linksys.com/RangeExtenders which offers extra information on what vary extenders are and the way to decide on the best one.
|Wi-fi Band||Single Band (2.4 Ghz)||Simultaneous Twin Band 2.4 Ghz + 5Ghz||Simultaneous Twin Band 2.4 Ghz + 5Ghz|
|Plug-in or Desktop||Plug-In||Plug-In||Desktop|
|Wired Ports||1 Ethernet||2 Ethernet||4 Gigabit|
Pricing and Availability
The RE6500 is predicted to be accessible in August at main retail and on-line resellers for an MSRP of £89.99. The RE3000W and RE4000W are anticipated to ship in September for an MSRP of £44.99 and £54.99 respectively.
The Linksys model has pioneered wi-fi connectivity since its inception in 1988 with its main innovation and engineering methods, and best-in-class know-how, design, and customer support. Linksys permits a linked life-style for folks at residence, at work and on the transfer, and with its award-winning merchandise, simplifies residence management, leisure, safety and Web entry by way of revolutionary options and a rising utility and companion ecosystem. For extra data, go to linksys.com, like us on Facebook, comply with us on Twitter or watch us on YouTube.
*Most efficiency derived from IEEE Commonplace 802.11 specification. Precise efficiency can differ, together with decrease wi-fi community capability, information throughput charge, vary and protection. Efficiency depends upon many components, situations and variables, together with distance from the entry level, quantity of community visitors, constructing supplies and development, working system used, mixture of wi-fi merchandise used, interference and different adversarial situations.
Vary specs are based mostly on efficiency take a look at outcomes below regular use case situations. Precise ranges will enhance or lower relying on wi-fi obstructions, working environments and constructing materials. Wi-fi protection claims are used solely as reference and will not be assured, as every wi-fi community is exclusive.
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