Netgear's Orbi range is expanding with the new Orbi 860 series, enabling better Wi-Fi coverage with even higher speeds. Improving on the previous 850 series, it adds a 10 Gbps Internet port, updates the design of the Wi-Fi antennas for extended range, and offers 1 year of Netgear Armor cybersecurity service.
Netgear Orbi 860, huge bandwidth for almost unlimited applications
The new Orbi 860 Mesh Wi-Fi 6 system provides up to 750 m2 of coverage, with 6 Gbps throughput on each module and can support up to 100 devices simultaneously. Note that coverage can be enhanced with an additional Orbi satellite. In short, an ideal solution for wireless or wired streaming of heavy files, very heavy even such as an Ultra HD 4K or 8K video signal, at the same time as a videoconference and an online game session. Finally, system control is provided through the Orbi app. For example to disable Wi-Fi if the Orbi modules are wired (Hub configuration), in a child's room for example.
The floor to David Henry, President and General Manager of the Home and Connected Services division Netgear
“When we launched our Orbi line in 2016, we defined a new level of Wi-Fi performance, speed and coverage with patents on Tri-Band Mesh Wi-Fi systems,” said David Henry, President and General Manager of the Home and Connected Services division of Netgear. The new Orbi 860 series has been designed with the same spirit, to deliver the promise of ever-higher quality Wi-Fi, compatible with up to 10 Gbp/s Fiber line, to connect a number always growing number of devices, and provide better Wi-Fi coverage compared to the previous series.
In addition, we add one of the best cybersecurity solutions on the market, to help our customers secure effectively their entire home, whether computers, mobiles, tablets, connected speakers, surveillance cameras, baby monitors, TVs, connected lamps, or any other connected object”.
Netgear Orbi RBK863S: 1 base and 2 satellites (750 m2) available, in matte white and gold or matte black and aluminum finish, at an indicative price of 1,299 euros.
Netgear Orbi RBS860: 1 additional satellite (250 m2) available in matt white and gold or matt black finish t aluminium, from January at the indicative price of 499 euros.
Netgear Orbi RBS860S: 1 stand-alone base (250 m2) available, in matt white and gold or matt black and aluminum finish, from January at the indicative price of 499 euros.