During its hardware event today, Amazon announced the new Eero 6 and Eero Pro 6 mesh Wi-Fi routers that support Wi-Fi 6. The Eero 6 will start at $129 and the Eero Pro 6 will start at $229.
With a mesh router system, you’ll have one router plugged into your existing modem and then additional devices throughout your home, creating a faster and more reliable connection in every room. With the new Eero 6 and Eero Pro 6, Amazon promises faster speeds and higher performance.
Eero 6 Details
- eero Pro 6: Perfect for homes with Gigabit internet connections, a single eero Pro 6 is a tri-band, high-performance mesh Wi-Fi 6 router with two Ethernet ports and a built-in Zigbee smart home hub. A single eero Pro 6 covers up to 2,000 square feet. An eero Pro 6 two-pack includes two eero Pro 6 routers, covering up to 3,500 square feet. An eero Pro 6 three-pack includes three eero Pro 6 routers that connect wired or wirelessly to cover up to 6,000 square feet.
- eero 6: Designed for homes with internet connections up to 500 Mbps, a single eero 6 is a dual-band mesh Wi-Fi 6 router with two Ethernet ports and a built-in Zigbee smart home hub. A single eero 6 covers up to 1,500 square feet. An eero 6 two-pack covers up to 3,000 square feet and includes an eero 6 mesh router and the all-new eero 6 mesh wifi extender. An eero 6 three-pack, which provides up to 5,000 square feet of coverage, includes an eero 6 and two eero 6 mesh wifi extenders.
- eero Pro 6: $229 (one-pack), $399 (two-pack), $599 (three-pack)
- eero 6: $129 (one-pack), $199 (two-pack), $279 (three-pack)
- eero Secure or eero Secure+: $2.99 per month or $9.99 per month
“Customers need reliable home wifi now more than ever. Many of us are working from home, helping kids with online learning, keeping in touch with friends and family, and streaming and gaming in 4K—often at the same time,” said Nick Weaver, Co-Founder and CEO of eero. “The eero 6 series is the fastest eero series yet, giving our customers the speed and reliability of Wi-Fi 6 at an affordable price.”
Both the Eero 6 and Eero Pro 6 are available for pre-order on Amazon starting today.
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Jess Barnes attended Edinboro University and spent years working in nonprofit before taking up freelance writing in 2012. Jess has been working for Cord Cutters News since 2017.