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Unleashing the Future of Connectivity with NETGEAR's New Wi-Fi 7 Portfolio

Experience lightning-fast speeds and robust security with NETGEAR's latest Wi-Fi 7 mesh and standalone routers.

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With the emergence of Wi-Fi 7 connectivity, new hardware is continuing to emerge to help users take advantage of this new fast and secure wireless connectivity. The newest addition to the Wi-Fi 7 mesh and routers market is NETGEAR. A leader in innovative and secure connectivity solutions, NETGEAR has expanded its portfolio with the launch of the Orbi 770 Tri-band Mesh System and the Nighthawk RS300 Router. I was lucky to get a first look at these new Wi-Fi 7 devices designed to offer unparalleled speed, reliability, and security, setting a new benchmark for home and business networks. Here is a description of what you need to know about these new Wi-Fi 7 routers and their benefits.

The Next Generation of Wi-Fi: Unmatched Speed and Performance

Wi-Fi 7 represents a significant leap forward in wireless technology, delivering speeds up to 2.4 times faster than Wi-Fi 6. This enhancement translates to smoother 4K/8K streaming, more responsive video conferencing, and lag-free gaming experiences. As multi-gig internet speeds become more accessible and the number of connected devices grows, Wi-Fi 7 is poised to meet the increasing demands of modern digital lifestyles.

“NETGEAR’s singular focus has always been to create and provide industry-leading solutions with powerful performance and secure WiFi connectivity,” said David Henry, president and GM of Connected Home Products and Services at NETGEAR. “Our newest WiFi 7 additions, Orbi770 and Nighthawk RS300 deliver these connectivity benefits to a wider audience, helping them experience unprecedented speed and performance on their devices and applications with the strongest possible security available today.”

Orbi 770 Tri-band Mesh System

A photo of Orbi 770 Tri-band Mesh System 3 packNETGEAR Orbi 770 Tri-band Mesh System NETGEAR

  • Unmatched Speed: The Orbi 770 provides combined speeds of up to 11Gbps, ensuring lightning-fast connectivity for up to 100 devices over an 8,000-square-foot area.
  • Multi-Link Operation: By combining the 5GHz and 6GHz bands, the Orbi 770 improves network reliability, reduces latency, and maximizes data delivery speeds.
  • Future-Proof Connectivity: With a 2.5 Gig internet port, users can fully leverage multi-gig internet plans, making it ideal for future-proofing against upcoming technological advancements.
  • Robust Coverage: Four high-performance internal antennas with high-powered amplifiers ensure 360-degree coverage, maintaining strong connections from the front door to the backyard.
  • Advanced Security: The Orbi 770 series introduces the Advanced Router Protection feature, providing an extra layer of security against known and unknown threats using AI heuristics and advanced exploit prevention.

Nighthawk RS300 Router

a photo of Netgear Nighthawk RS300 Wi-Fi Gaming RouterNighthawk RS300 Wi-Fi Gaming RouterGearBrain

  • Blazing-Fast Speeds: The Nighthawk RS300 offers combined speeds of up to 9.3Gbps, making it perfect for households with high-tech and gadget enthusiasts.
  • Optimized Performance: With a sleek design and patented omnidirectional internal antennas, the RS300 provides up to 2,500 square feet of coverage and supports up to 100 devices.
  • Enhanced Wired Connectivity: The router features 2.5 Gig and 1 Gig LAN ports for high-speed wired connections, which are ideal for gaming consoles, PCs, and network-attached storage devices.
  • User-Friendly Management: The Nighthawk app makes it easy for users to manage their network, including setting up guest networks, running speed tests, and monitoring data usage.

Advanced Security for Peace of Mind

Network security has never been more critical, with an average of 10 attacks on home networks every 24 hours. NETGEAR's latest Wi-Fi 7 devices come equipped with cutting-edge security features, including:

  • Automatic Firmware Updates: Ensuring the latest security patches are always applied.
  • VPN Support: Providing an additional layer of privacy and security.
  • WPA3 Encryption: Offering advanced protection against cyber threats.
  • Access Control and Guest Networks: Allowing for better management of who can access the network.

The Orbi 770 series also features NETGEAR Armor powered by Bitdefender, providing a comprehensive security solution that protects all connected devices, from computers to smart home gadgets. This service includes a 30-day trial, with an option to continue the subscription for ongoing protection.

a photo of Netgear Nighthawk RS300 Wi-Fi 7 RouterNetgear Nighthawk RS300 are designed for user-friendly installation and management.Netgear

Easy Installation and Management

Both the Orbi 770 and Nighthawk RS300 are designed for user-friendly installation and management. The Orbi and Nighthawk apps offer intuitive interfaces for setting up and managing the network. Features include pausing the internet, tracking data usage, and configuring network settings. They also come with with NETGEAR Smart Parental Controls to easily manage kids’ time online across their connected devices.

Pricing and Availability

  • Orbi 770 Series: (Pre-order)
    • Router and 2 Satellites (3 pack): $999.99 MSRP
    • Router and 1 Satellite (2 pack): $699.99 MSRP
    • Add-on Satellite: $399.99 MSRP
  • Nighthawk RS300 Router: (Pre-order)
    • Standalone Router: $329.99 MSRP

These products are available on NETGEAR.com and major retailers, providing advanced Wi-Fi 7 technology at competitive prices.


NETGEAR’s new Wi-Fi 7 products, the Orbi 770 Tri-band Mesh System and Nighthawk RS300 Router offer significant speed, performance, and security advancements. These devices are designed to meet today's and tomorrow's needs, ensuring robust and secure connectivity for all your devices. Whether for streaming, gaming, or managing smart home devices, NETGEAR’s latest offerings are set to deliver an unparalleled digital experience.

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