Orbi beats the competition

Up to 100% faster WiFi than Google WiFi and Eero*

Orbi WiFi System

Orbi’s sleek design and state-of-the-art technology steals the show. Orbi's Tri-Band system creates a high capacity superhighway, while other systems experience slow speeds, as you add units.

  • Dedicated Tri-Band
  • Pre-paired for easy installation
  • Covers more square feet with 2 devices than others do with 3

Google WiFi & Eero

Other systems require personal information to sign up, and need more devices to cover the same amount of space that Orbi covers.

  • Speeds degrade as you add more units
  • Must have android or iOS device for installation
  • Fewer ethernet ports per unit
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*As measured by independent testing in real-world configurations; speed will vary depending upon many factors, including network traffic, building construction, and distance from access points; see www.netgear.com/betterwifi for testing details; actual download and upload speeds may be limited by Internet speeds”.

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Orbi satellites communicate with the routers, not with each other; but 4x4 backhaul enabled best-in-class performance in most of our benchmarks.
Mesh WiFi Router Comparison for Macbook Pro
  • Orbi
    208Mbps
  • Eero
    104Mbps
  • Google Wifi
    82Mbps
The Orbi is the best Wi-Fi system on the market.
Long range comparison
  • Netgear Orbi (via add-on unit)
    416Mbps
  • Eero (3nd Unit)
    69Mbps
Orbi simply blows away its “mesh” competition.
Downlink Throughput with Living Room Node
  • Orbi
    220Mbps
  • Eero
    70Mbps
Netgear Orbi RBK50 is our top pick for home WiFi systems.
30ft Test Point
  • Orbi
    223Mbps
  • Eero
    71Mbps

Spec by spec comparison

Specifications Orbi Eero Google Wifi
Total system units 2 3 3
Coverage Up to 5,000 sq ft 2,000 - 4,000 sq ft 1,500 - 4,500 sq ft
WiFi technology Tri-band Dual band Dual band
WiFi speed rating (per unit) AC3000 AC1200 AC1200
Dedicated backhaul Yes, up to 1.7 Gbps No No
Wired Gigabit Ethernet Ports per unit 4 2 2
High Power Amplifiers for best Range Yes Yes No
Phone and email required for set up No Yes Yes
Requires cloud service to operate No No Yes
Pre-paired units for easy install Yes No No
App and Browser based installation Yes App only App only
VPN termination support for easy remote access Yes No No