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If you’re looking for a mesh router that can cover your entire home, while being easy to setup and maintain, then we’ve got a pretty compelling deal for you today on the Google Nest Wifi. Interestingly enough, this hot deal comes from an unlikely retailer for discounted electronics: Bed Bath and Beyond. The Nest Wifi typically retails for $269, but Bed Bath and Beyond is currently selling the router+satellite combo for just $199, representing a steep $70 discount. That price includes free shipping, which the retailer claims will leave its warehouse within 1 to 2 days after placing your order. Bed Bath and Beyond offers the Nest Wifi bundle in Mist or Sand colors. Unfortunately,... Read more...
Gamers who plan to take part in the upcoming Google Stadia game streaming service may also want to consider getting the Nest Wifi. Code sleuths have dug into the router's firmware where they discovered a mode that will benefit gamers called the "Gaming Preferred". Google notes that for the best experience with Stadia, gamers need a "fast pathway to and from cloud servers." To accomplish this, the Nest Wifi device will automatically optimize Stadia traffic, so it has the most bandwidth available for a smooth gameplay experience. It doesn't matter what device the gamer using for playing Stadia, such as a Chromecast Ultra, desktop, laptop, or mobile device; the Stadia traffic will be prioritized.... Read more...
Besides announcing its new Pixel 4/Pixel 4 XL and the Pixelbook Go, Google also announced a handful of other hardware accessories that will surely be popular with folks invested in the Android and Google Home ecosystem. Those three products include the Pixel Buds, Nest Mini and Nest Wifi. Pixel Buds The Pixel Buds have been completely redesigned with absolutely no wires. Each earpiece has a stabilizer arc to keep in firmly in place in your ear, while the ear tips help seal out ambient noise. Adaptive Sound is included to dynamically adjust the volume based on how loudness or quietness of the room (or environment) that you're currently residing in. In addition, Google says that... Read more...
We know that Google has a hardware event coming up next month, but what exactly will the company introduce? One of the items is rumored to be a new mesh router system, presumably built around the latest Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) standard. Assuming the info is accurate, it will be sold as a "Nest Wifi" system with accompanying beacons. Google already sells a mesh router called Google Wifi. Pricing starts at $99, which gets you the main router, which is covers up to 1,500 square feet. There is also a 3-pack available for $259. By the power of mesh networking, the 3-pack covers larger spaces, up to 4,500 square feet. Citing sources who are apparently familiar with the matter, 9To5Google says a refreshed... Read more...