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Possible to add AX1800 satellite to AX6000 system?

Markedly
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Possible to add AX1800 satellite to AX6000 system?

Hi,

I already have an existing AX6000 router and satellite on our two floors.  We've recently extended into the loft, so need to extend wifi up to the new third floor.  The existing RBS850 satellite doesn't seem to offer much coverage up there, though I have established that the wireless backhaul would be fine.  

 

To keep cost down, is it possible to add an AX1800 (RBS350) satellite to this setup?  

 

Thanks

Mark

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Markedly
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Re: Possible to add AX1800 satellite to AX6000 system?

Thanks.  I double checked with Netgear support and they confirmed:

"The only compatible satellites with your RBR850 are RBS850 and RBS750 only."

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FURRYe38
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Re: Possible to add AX1800 satellite to AX6000 system?

I don't think they are compatible. The 3 series is a dual band system vs the 8 series which is tri band system. 

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Markedly
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Re: Possible to add AX1800 satellite to AX6000 system?

In that case, how about adding an AX4200 satellite? I believe that line is tri-band
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FURRYe38
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Re: Possible to add AX1800 satellite to AX6000 system?

Yes, the 7 series RBS will work...

My Setup Internet Cable 1000↓/50↑ CAX80 Mode Mode | ISP SparkLight | Wifi Router Orbi RBK853 v4.6.7.5(Router Mode), Wired BackhaulSwitches Netgear GS105/8 | 

Additional NG HW: C7800/CM1100/CM1200/CM2000, Orbi CBK40, CBR750, RBK953(v6.0.3.68) & XR450(v130), RBK853 v4.6.7.5(AP) & RBK752 v4.6.7.5, RBK50(v23), SXK30(v110), R7000(v34), R7800(v84), R7960P(v84), EX7500/EX7700, GS308v3 and WNHDE111


 


 


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Markedly
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Re: Possible to add AX1800 satellite to AX6000 system?

Thanks.  I double checked with Netgear support and they confirmed:

"The only compatible satellites with your RBR850 are RBS850 and RBS750 only."

View solution in original post

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FURRYe38
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Re: Possible to add AX1800 satellite to AX6000 system?

Good Luck. 

My Setup Internet Cable 1000↓/50↑ CAX80 Mode Mode | ISP SparkLight | Wifi Router Orbi RBK853 v4.6.7.5(Router Mode), Wired BackhaulSwitches Netgear GS105/8 | 

Additional NG HW: C7800/CM1100/CM1200/CM2000, Orbi CBK40, CBR750, RBK953(v6.0.3.68) & XR450(v130), RBK853 v4.6.7.5(AP) & RBK752 v4.6.7.5, RBK50(v23), SXK30(v110), R7000(v34), R7800(v84), R7960P(v84), EX7500/EX7700, GS308v3 and WNHDE111


 


 


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