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Product Overview

Google Wifi is a new type of connected system that replaces your router for seamless coverage throughout your home. With Google Wifi, you can do everything you love online, anywhere in your house. The system was designed to handle multiple devices streaming, downloading, and sharing at the same time.

Why did Google build a Wi-Fi system?

The router is what gives us Wi-Fi in our homes, but today’s routers weren’t necessarily built to keep up with the new ways we use Wi-Fi. We don’t  just have a single computer browsing the web anymore. We’re using more devices in our homes, moving throughout the house while we use them, and using them for high bandwidth activities like streaming and video chatting. The result is that we are often frustrated with Wi-Fi problems like dead zones, buffering, or having to unplug-and-replug the router to keep things working.

Google Wifi Benefits

Whole-home coverage

Say goodbye to dead zones and spotty connections. Google Wifi points work together as a connected system, spreading a fast signal to every corner of your home.

Start with what you need, and add on additional points for more coverage.

It keeps itself fast with Network Assist

Advanced Network Assist technology works in the background to always keep your network fast. For example, by always placing you on the clearest channel to help avoid buffering.

The app provides a simple way to control what matters

An easy to use app gives visibility into what devices are connected and offers features like family controls (pause Wi-Fi on kids’ devices), and the ability to prioritize a device.

Tech Specs

Features

Specs

Wireless

AC1200 2x2 Wave 2 Wi-Fi

Expandable mesh (IEEE 802.11s)

Simultaneous dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4GHz / 5GHz) supporting IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac

TX Beamforming

Bluetooth® Smart Ready

Ports

Two 1-Gigabit Ethernet ports per point. Ports can be configured as WAN or LAN.

Color

White

Material

Lightweight, durable plastic

Security

WPA2-PSK

Automatic security updates

Trusted platform module

Memory

512MB RAM

4GB eMMC flash

Processor

Quad-core CPU, each core up to 710 MHz

Power

15W power adapter

~9W consumed

Dimensions

Diameter: 4.17 in (106.12 mm)

Height: 2.70 in (68.75 mm)

Weight

12 oz (340 g)

Requirements

Setup requires mobile device running Android 4.0+ or iOS 8+

What’s in the box

One-pack

1 Wifi point

1 power adapter

1 6.5 ft Ethernet cable

Quick start guide