Ubiquiti has announced the launch of a new router inn the form of the AmpliFi Alien Router offering the latest 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 technology. AmpliFi Alien delivers 4x the overall network capacity and 2x the coverage while reaching true gigabit speeds. It features a tri-band radio with 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz 802.11ax radios optimised for Wi-Fi 6 performance and backwards compatibility with previous Wi-Fi standards.
The AmpliFi Alien can be used as a stand-alone router, or you can combine an unlimited number of AmpliFi Alien Routers for use as MeshPoints to expand range coverage. The third radio (4×4) can be enabled to enhance performance of 5 GHz Wi-Fi 5 devices. The AmpliFi Alien router is now available to purchase priced at $379.
“Elegantly designed AmpliFi Alien brings revolutionary Wi-Fi 6 benefits to your home. Increase your network capacity by 4x and boost coverage by 2x, while reducing battery drain in mobile devices. AmpliFi Alien comes with 2.4/5 GHz Wi-Fi 6 and 5 GHz Wi-Fi 5 radios. They deliver 7685 Mbps total capacity and 16 spatial streams from a single AmpliFi Alien unit. Easily mesh multiple units over the air to build virtually unlimited Wi-Fi capacity in your home.”
Features of the AmpliFi Alien Router :
– Wi-Fi 6 performance
– 5 GHz 8×8 Wi-Fi 6 radio (Max speed 4804 Mbps)
– 2.4 GHz 4×4 Wi-Fi 6 radio (Max speed 1148 Mbps)
– 5 GHz 4×4 Wi-Fi 5 radio (Max speed 1733 Mbps)
– 4-Port Gigabit Ethernet switch
– Touchscreen display
– Includes AmpliFi Teleport configuration-free VPN solution
Source : Ubiquiti