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Future Mesh Setup


Future Mesh Setup



I currently own the Nighthawk AX8 8-Stream router and would like to use it with another mesh system. Would it be compatible with the new Orbi WiFi 6 System AX6000 (RBK852)? I do plan on having either of them connected to my pc directly via ethernet.


Just want to know if I should go that route, if I can or should I consider the Nighthawk AX8 8-Stream Mesh Extender (EAX80).


Thanks in advance.

Model: RAX80|Nighthawk AX8 8-Stream WiFi Router
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Re: Future Mesh Setup

RAX and Orbi are not mesh compatible. 


My Setup ISP SparkLight | Internet Cable 1000↓/50↑ CAX30 Mode Mode  | Wifi Router XR500 and RBK863 Router mode | Switches NG GS105/8, GS308v3, GS110MX and XS505M | Additional NG HW: C7800/CAX3/CAX80/CM1100/CM1200/CM2000, Orbi: CBK40, CBK752, RBK50, RBK853, RBK752, RBK953, SXK30 | NightHawk: MK63, R7000, R7800, R7960P, R8000, R8500, RAXE500, RAX120v2, RAX50v2, XR450/500/700/1000, EX7500/EX7700

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