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NETGEAR Orbi AC3000 Tri-Band Wi-Fi System Kit Review

By: Tyler Bernath | Routers & Access Points in Networking | Posted: Feb 13, 2017 11:47 pm
TweakTown Rating: 88%Manufacturer: NETGEAR

Management GUI




Orbi setup starts with the screen seen above and takes you through setting up the internet connection and satellites you have connected.





Once you get through the initial setup of Orbi, you can configure admin accounts followed by Wi-Fi.




You will receive a confirmation, seen above, once you have finished all steps.




Once we completed initial setup, we were greeted with a firmware update. Version was used for all testing.




Orbi uses a simplified setup menu seen above. The dashboard gives you a glance at the number of devices connected along with the Wi-Fi SSID and password.




Going through the menus, we have the internet menu first that allows you to configure the router with your ISP settings.




Wireless for the Orbi uses band steering to choose channels for your devices.

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