Netgear Orbi 9 series: new quad-band Wi-Fi 6E system

The high end at home Net Gear use the new system Quad-band 6E Wi-Fi and integrate a fourth band at 6 GHz. In fact, the new WiFi system supports 2.4, 5 and 6 GHz WiFi bands and an additional 5 GHz band dedicated to connecting the router to the satellites. We are talking about an advanced connectivity solution for special connectivity needs in large spaces.

The additional WiFi spectrum enables smooth multi-Gigabit WiFi speed management on newer models of smartphones and laptops, improving performance even for devices operating in the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz WiFi bands, which resulting in improved coverage and up to 30% faster speed.

Netgear Orbi 9 Series

As for the Internet connection, the system supports up to 10Gigabitsduring multiple 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet ports on the router and on both satellites, they guarantee higher speed to offer customers equipped with the latest multi-Gigabit Ethernet devices a valid alternative to wired connections.

Thanks to 16 WiFi streams on 2.4.5 and 6 GHz bands, the system achieves the maximum throughput available with the WiFi 6E Quad-band protocol. Also new RBKE960 seriessimilar to the previous Tri-band Orbi, uses a Wi-Fi link 6 dedicated, designed to exchange data between routers and satellites without affecting the performance of other connected devices.

Netgear Orbi 9 Series

bNetgear Orbi 9 Series manages four separate Wi-Fi networks: In addition to WPA3 Home Mesh for 2.4.5, 6 GHz devices and a guest network, users have the option of configuring their new 6E devices on an exclusive 6E Wi-Fi network. Also, there is an IoT network for smart home devices that only supports WPA2.

The system incorporates the new Wi-Fi Protected Access 3 (WPA3) More secure, 128-bit encryption provides maximum protection for otherwise easily cracked weak passwords from hacker attacks. During NETGEAR ArmorAvailable as a 30-day free trial, monitors incoming and outgoing activity, protecting all devices on a network, including smart TVs, CCTV cameras, game consoles, smart speakers and other devices. other smart home gadgets.

Price and availability

Orbi Quad-band Mesh WiFi 6E (RBKE963) consisting of a router and two satellites is available for pre-order exclusively on and for the first time also in a black edition.

Orbi Quad-Band Mesh Wi-Fi 6E System MSRP:

  • RBKE963 white version – pack of 3 with a router and two satellites: 1,699.99 euros
  • RBKE963B black version – pack of 3 with a router and two satellites: 1,699.99 euros.