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Jcbear
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I have the nighthawk mesh 6 MR70 my router is connected to modem and desk pc have 2 satellites 1 upstairs master bedroom and 1 in family rm looking to add 1 more in lower level will it work or do I have to upgrade house with lower level is 4800 sqft please advise thanks
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FURRYe38
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Re: Add satellite

Outter fringes of distances but ya, might try another MS of same model series. 

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FURRYe38
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What is the distance between the router and 📡 satellite(s)? 30 feet or more is recommended in between MR📡 and MS🛰️ to begin with depending upon building materials when wired or wirelessly connected.
https://kb.netgear.com/000061709/Where-should-I-place-the-Mesh-WiFi-satellite-of-my-Nighthawk-Mesh-W... 📡 ‌‌🛰

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Jcbear
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Upstairs approx 50’ from router family rm 40’ from router new satellite would be in basement approx 60-70’ from router 1st&2nd level is drywall and wood studs lower level is drywall wood and metal in ceiling current satellites are wireless as would the additional satellite
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FURRYe38
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Outter fringes of distances but ya, might try another MS of same model series. 

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