ARRIS Expands Flagship Wi-Fi 6 Tri-Band Mesh Portfolio

ARRIS has announced a new addition to its industry-leading gigabit whole-home mesh portfolio: The SURFboard mAX® AX6600 Mesh Wi-Fi® 6 system, the company said.

The all-new system provides a new performance benchmark for the SURFboard® gigabit Wi-Fi portfolio and fits seamlessly into any home décor and style.

SURFboard mAX (AX6600) complements the flagship SURFboard mAX Pro Mesh Wi-Fi 6 System (AX11000) and SURFboard mAX Plus Mesh Wi-Fi 6 system (AX7800), offering consumers a range of options for achieving whole-home coverage with the latest Wi-Fi 6 technology.

The SURFboard mAX system features an advanced tri-band Wi-Fi 6 mesh design with two routers, each delivering 6.6 Gbps speeds and providing a total coverage area of up to 5,500 sq. ft. Its third band, with 4×4 Wi-Fi 6, provides a dedicated backhaul to ensure the fastest service speeds across the entire home. 1

The SURFboard mAX AX6600´s advanced software makes it simple and convenient to manage the system´s powerful technology. Using Alexa, consumers can manage their SURFboard mAX system´s guest Wi-Fi, pause and unpause Wi-Fi access, and schedule specific Wi-Fi access times. With Alexa´s Wi-Fi Access feature, consumers can simply say: “Alexa, pause the Wi-Fi for 30 minutes” or “Alexa, turn off the Wi-Fi for Sarah” from compatible Alexa-enabled devices for easy voice control.