Amazon has launched a new mesh Wi-Fi network system in Spain to improve internet connection at home. We talk about Amazon eero 6 Pro, which is presented as a more powerful and complete alternative to its little brother, the eero 6.
The Amazon eero 6 Pro is capable of offering wireless internet connection in an area of 190 square meters or up to 560 square meters with the set of 3 routers that the company sells on its website. The router, which supports two Ethernet ports, has a Tri-band mesh system and TrueMesh technology which, among other advantages, allows better management of the internet connection and reduces drops in order to view content in 4K or play normally.
The eero 6 Pro also comes with Wi-Fi 6, which offers speeds up to 1 Gbps, more security and a greater number of connected devices. In fact, Amazon ensures that it is possible to synchronize up to 75 computers simultaneously, which makes this system an interesting option for work areas or small offices.
The new Amazon Eero 6 Pro can function as a ‘Hub’ for smart devices
Amazon’s new mesh Wi-Fi networking system integrates Zigbee, a wireless communication protocol for smart home devices. That is, the Amazon Eero 6 Pro can function as a hub to connect smart lights, televisions, connected appliances or others. Alexa compatible accessories so that they can be controlled through voice or through the application. The router itself is also compatible with Amazon’s virtual assistant, so it is possible to configure some actions through voice.
In parallel, Amazon has announced the arrival eero Secure, a subscription service that offers extra security and protection. Secure allows you to set some options for a more private browsing and it can display relevant information about potential threats, as well as security analysis. On the other hand, eero Secure + is a more complete service that adds compatibility with apps such as Encrypt.me, 1Password or Malwarebytes.
How much does Amazon’s new mesh router cost?
The eero 6 Pro is now available to buy on the Amazon website. The company sells a set with one unit for 249 euroyes, while the pack of three units is available for 639 euros. The eero 6 Pro is configured through an app available on Android and iOS, where it is also possible to configure some parameters, such as the name of the network, see the connected devices, etc. Furthermore, Amazon’s new mesh network system can work together with the rest of the eero devices that the company has in its catalog.
Amazon eero Secure It is priced at 3.99 euros per month, while eero Secure + costs 10.99 euros per month.