Some people think that mesh Wi-Fi systems are only beneficial if you live in a huge house and have tons of space to cover. That used to be true, but newer systems like the just-released Nokia WiFi Beacon 1 Mesh Router Solution have benefits that extend far beyond just coverage. Nokia just announced the new Beacon 1 system on Tuesday, and it’s already available for purchase on Amazon. In addition to all the benefits normally associated with mesh systems, you also get great cutting-edge features like dual-band 2+2 MIMO wireless with AC1200 for blazing-fast speed, a self-healing feature that resolves any problems before you even know they’re there, and an intelligent monitoring feature that constantly scans for interference and adjusts your Wi-Fi channels to avoid it. Even with all that, Nokia’s new mesh system is still more affordable than comparable rival systems! Nokia Beacon 1 single-packs with one mesh router that covers up to 2,000 sq. ft. is available right now on Amazon for only $129.99, while a Nokia Beacon 1 three-pack that covers up to 6,000 sq. ft. can be had for just $299.99. That’s a great price on a great system, so definitely check it out!
Here’s what you need to know from the product page:
- Advanced in-home router that brings unrivalled performance and reliability to every corner of your home. Built-in intelligence monitors and automatically adjusts your WiFi to make every connection to every device the best it can be.
- Peak performance – The Beacon 1 prioritizes your WiFi speed, switching WiFi channel and frequency to always give the best performance. The Beacon 1 knows which devices you have connected and adjusts the connection accordingly.
- Uninterrupted WiFi – Using powerful Nokia WiFi Mesh technology, your Nokia beacons talk to each other about congestion, interference, signal strength and connected devices, using this information to route and reroute your connection by the best path.
- Simple setup – Download the mobile app, scan the QR code on your Beacon, and follow the instructions. Beacons are pre-configured so that setting up your 2nd and 3rd Beacon is plug & play.
- Supports dual-Band 2+2 MIMO wireless with AC1200 speeds, 2 gigabit ethernet ports, router and bridge mode, hybrid backhaul, and interoperable with other Nokia WiFi Mesh products. Provides coverage up to 4500 square feet / 420 m2.
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