Amplifi Mesh Point HD Whole Home Wifi
Ubiquiti introduces Amplifi Mesh Point HD, it’s a home wifi mesh technology for whole home wifi network. This product is originally designed to pair with Amplifi home wifi system to cover up to 20,000 sq ft of your large home. however, you can pair it with any third party wifi router to act as wireless range extender.
Amplifi Mesh Point HD
You can pair Amplifi mesh point HD with any third party router, even though it is originally supposed to pair with Amplifi home wifi system. Actually when you start building new wifi system at home, or would like to upgrade your current aging wireless router, you may try this Amplifi HD mesh wifi system that pairs Amplifi router plus this Amplifi HD mesh point to cover up to 20,000 sq ft eliminating dead spots in your home and aggregated bandwidth up to 5.25 Gbps.
Competing products for Amplifi HD mesh wifi system are Orbi Netgear three band wifi system, or you may also consider Linksys Velop mesh wifi system which is also a three band system or you also consider Luma wifi system with integrated cyber security system.
Plug and play
Setup for Amplifi mesh point is quite easy with the included Amplifi app that allows you to manage the network via your mobile devices like mostly today’s wireless router and range extender that offer the easiness of network management via mobile devices with the app, Amplifi mesh point does the same.
Amplifi HD mesh point is based on wireless AC1750 with 3×3 MIMO technology and wifi mesh technology, this product is like traditional wireless range extender when you pair it with any models of third party wireless router that require extending range coverage. However, ideally you should pair it together with its mesh wifi router – the Amplifi mesh wifi system for optimum performance.
The antenna pivots on a magnetic connector to let you adjust the direction of antenna for better performance and adjustability, it is designed with nice looking blending with your room décor.
- Based on AC1750 with mesh technology
- Dual band 3×3 MIMO technology with 6 MIMO chains
- Dual band with tri-polarity
- Can be pair to any third party router
- Ideal to pair with Amplifi home mesh router
To learn more detail about this product, read more detail about manufacturer’s specification and description.
Amplifi HD mesh point is based on AC1750 dual band, delivering total bandwidth of up to 1750Mbps, and when you purchase in a bundle which contains Amplifi mesh wifi system plus two Amplifi HD mesh points you can cover the whole home with wireless coverage of up to 20,000 sq ft.
Lots of wireless extender models available in the market today and Amplifi HD mesh point is one of them if you don’t connect it to the Amplifi HD mesh system.
Regarding the wifi technology, take a look at the following spec comparison table between Amplifi mesh point and some range extender including Linksys RE7000, Netgear Nighthawk EX6400 and the newer one is Netgear EX7300, and TP-link RE450. All of these products are wall-plug model for easy placement and plugged in power outlet.
Wifi speed comparison
|Amplifi HD mesh point||AC1750 dual band MIMO mesh technology||$128.00|
|TP-link RE450||AC1750 dual band MIMO||$98.99|
|Linksys RE7000||AC1900 dual band MU-MIMO with Beamforming technology||$104.99|
|Netgear Nighthawk EX6400||AC1900 dual band MU-MIMO, Beamforming and FastLane technology||$99.99|
|Netgear Nighthawk Ex7300||AC2200 dual band MU-MIMO, Beamforming and FastLane technology||$145.00|
|D-link DAP-1860||AC2600 MU-MIMO, SmartConnect, Beamforming||$147.99|
See that when Amplifi HD mesh point is setup as the wireless range extender and connect to third party wireless router, there are competing products with better technology and higher speed products you may consider.