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Keep your Eero router up, up, and away with these super mounts

Your Eero router is the cornerstone of your digital life, and the cornerstone of your connected home devices, and it simply wouldn’t do to have it damaged or dirtied as you go about your life. That’s where wall mounts come in. They keep your router out of sight, out of reach, and out of harm’s way while also boosting your signal range. These Eero mounts will prop up your Eero router like a champ.

Clean and professional Mrount Eero Wall  [Read More…]

Can you buy a single Eero Beacon?

Best answer: Because the Eero Beacon is a Wi-Fi amplifier, it is generally best to have more than one of the product. As long as you can pair the Eero Beacon with a router, purchasing a single Eero Beacon is just fine. You are able to buy both the Eero router and the Eero Beacon together as a pack, but you can also buy an Eero Beacon by itself and connect it with your router later on.

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Instead of buying an Eero mesh router, check out these six alternatives

Eero is one of the biggest names when it comes to consumer mesh routers. The company’s routers are easy to set-up, connect, and maintain, but Eeero is far from the only brand in this space. If you’re looking for an alternative to the Eero craze, these are your best bets.

So easy to use Google Wifi

In addition to its Pixel phones and Home smart speakers, Google also makes a mesh router system called Google Wifi! Available in  [Read More…]

Why it makes perfect sense for Amazon to buy Eero

Fast and easy internet access is Amazon’s bread and butter.

Chances are you’ve ordered something from Amazon recently. For some of us, Amazon is the first place to shop because the company makes it so easy to get something from its hands into yours, but even if you’re not a lifetime Amazon Prime customer you have probably ordered a thing or two from the online giant.

But there is also a good chance that you know someone  [Read More…]

Amazon purchases Mesh WiFi Company Eero

Have a Google WiFi system in your house? Or maybe another mesh network by Lenovo, Netgear, or Cisco? Well, most of that can be attributed to the launch of an independent company named Eero back in February of 2016. Eero is making a new splash in the market today but it’s not technology related. It is being bought by Amazon.

Amazon and Eero announced the acquisition in a press release today. Amazon’s SVP of Devices and Services, Dave Limp, says  [Read More…]

Amazon is buying popular mesh Wi-Fi company Eero

It’s currently unclear how much Amazon’s paying for Eero.

Mesh Wi-Fi networks are essential if you want good wireless coverage in a larger home/apartment, and while the market for these routers is huge, Eero has managed to stick out as one of the best options out there. As of February 11, 2019, it’s confirmed that Amazon is buying the company.

In a press release issued by Amazon, Senior Vice President of Amazon Devices and Services, Dave Limp,  [Read More…]

Should I buy an Eero mesh router for an apartment?

Best answer: A “mesh” Wi-Fi system may feel like overkill for an apartment, but if you have a space larger than a studio you can still benefit from the Eero system with a main Eero router and a Beacon. Even with limited square footage, you will enjoy rock-solid Wi-Fi connectivity and simple device management.

Amazon: Eero + 1 Beacon ($ 299) Amazon: Eero + 2 Beacons ($ 399) Some Eero features are great no matter your square  [Read More…]

Google Wifi vs. Eero: Which should you buy?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. The majority of our work is also done from a home office, where great Wi-Fi is a must. We’ve tried all these products and know what works best.

Google Wifi

The name you know

$ 257 at Amazon

Pros Whole-house coverage Easy setup Inexpensive App-based administration Secure Cons Google collects data Can’t change settings when the internet is down No dedicated wireless backhaul  [Read More…]

Google Wifi vs. Orbi vs. Eero vs. AmpliFi: Wireless Mesh Network Face-off

There are some great mesh systems to choose from; which is the right one for you?

Most people don’t put enough thought into their wireless router. Things like the layout of your house, how its built, and how many stories it is all matter when you want good Wi-Fi from one end to the other. Or maybe you need to plug something into a router with a network cable in one room but still want great Wi-Fi  [Read More…]

Never get frustrated by weak signals again with the $440 eero Pro WiFi system

The Thrifter team has a new deal on the eero Pro WiFi system, a great way to make sure your house is covered in the strongest possible Wi-Fi signals!

This eero Pro WiFi system comes with three eeros and is down to $ 439.99 on Amazon. This is eero’s newest package, having only been released in June and has never dropped below $ 500 on Amazon in that time. A couple other retailers have matched, or come close to  [Read More…]