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AC3000 RBK50


AC3000 RBK50

can i expand this system by adding an additional RBS50 satellite. If so, how many can I add to the system

Model: RBK50| Orbi AC3000 High-Performance Tri-Band WiFi System
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Re: AC3000 RBK50

Yes, you can add more satellites.  Contributors to the forum talk about having 4 or more satellites. 

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The "official" mximum number of Satellites is 3. So one Router and 3 Satellites.

This is not a hard limit, so you can add more Satellites. I saw that up to 5 satellites were used. The thing is that at a certain point the more Satellites you connect to the system the lower performance you will get from your network. That's why the recommended number of Sateliites is set to max 3.

My Setup Internet Fiber ONT 250↓/250↑ISP Telenor | Wifi Router Orbi RBR850 + RBS850 + 2x RBS750 + 3xRBS350, Wired/Wireless BH / Orbi RBR50 + 6x RBS50 + RBS40V + RBS50Y, Wired/Wireless BH | Switches NG GS208Time Zone CET (Sweden)

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I remember 1 user reporting having 6 satellites. Not sure that would be recommended though. 

My Setup ISP SparkLight | Internet Cable 1000↓/50↑ CAX80 Modem Mode |  Wifi Router MK83+ (Router Mode) | and RBK853 (Router Mode) | Switches NG GS105/8, GS308v3, GS110MX and XS505M | Additional NG HW: C7800/CAX80/CM1100/CM1200/CM2000, Orbi: CBK40, CBK752, RBK50, RBK853, RBK752, RBK953, SXK30 | NightHawk: MK63, MR6150, R7000, R7800, R7960P, R8000, R8500, R9000, RAXE500, RAX50, XR450, XR700, XR1000, EX7500/EX7700

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