The whole new netgearorbi rbk50 by Netgear offers high-speed wifi internet in your entire house. The orbi rbk50 is one of the industry’s first, as netgear comes up with innovating tri-band technology that delivers super-fast wifi throughout your home. It promises that not one inch will be left in your house.
Netgear, which is one of the most leading provider of networking system for household purposes powers today’s smart homes. It is delivering a new spectrum of high-speed internet with Tri-band mesh network- OrbiWifi System. This is the simplest way to enjoy super-fast internet speed across your home, including every inch of it, up by the attic, by the poolside and even down the basement.
Orbi Router by Netgear- Why is it the best?
The orbi router introduced by Netgear is a mesh router that operates on Tri-band technology which is award-winning. It also works great for spaces that are big and have various obstacles that are difficult for normal router ranges.
Orbi is always a great option if you have a big house or if you are willing to install wifi in your huge office space. Orbi router can cover up to any corner of your area, to 5000 square feet. The router also comes with 4 gigabyte Ethernet ports, and it provides superb internet speed, almost up to 90 mbps for HD movie streaming or gaming purposes.
For users who wish to increase the power capability of the Orbi router, they can buy Orbi satellites as it will extend the overall coverage of your router. Orbi Voice Add on which is one of the orbi satellites supports voice support much like Amazon Alexa.
The setup process of Orbi Router
Installing of Orbi router is pretty simple. It would be best if you had a computer or the Orbi app as a prerequisite. The orbi app must be connected to the home wifi. Initially, we will go through the different types of LED lights and what is their work.
- Power LEDa) Solid Amber: Router or Satellite is rebooting
b) Solid Green: Power is on
c) Blinking Red: Firmware corrupted
d) Blinking Amber: Router or selling is resetting to its default factory settings
- Router Ring LEDa) When there is no light: Router is operating as it should, and booting has finished
b) Solid White: Router Booting
c) Blinking Amber: Router cannot connect to the internet
d) Blinking White: Router is resetting to factory settings
e) Blinking Blue or Magenta: Internet limit has been reached
Step 1: Connect the Ethernet cable from your existing router or modem to the Orbi router address
Step 2: Now set the power on, on the Orbi router
Step 3: Press the On button and look for the LED to start blinking
Step 4: See if the internet LET is on
How to Connect to the OrbiWifi Login
There are various ways in which you can get connected with the Orbi network.
- When you use the NetgearOrbi App
Download Orbi app from Google play store or apple app store. The app makes the router management quite easy.
- When you use Web Browser
Go to the site orbilogin.net on your PC, or you can go to the IP address, and it shall start the orbi default login page. The username generally is admin, and the password is ‘password’.
How do you change the OrbiWifi System admin login details?
Step 1– Start your web browser portal and insert the URL http://orbilogin.com
Step 2– Input the username and the orbii default password to login orbi
Step 3– Move to Advanced>Administration>Set password
Step 4– Fill up all the details and click on Apply.
Login process of Orbi router and setup sattelites
If you want to extend the range of orbi router, then you can install a satellite which is an additional device. Here are the following steps to set up the satellite.
Step 1: Start a web browser with the use of the system that is connected to Orbi router
Step 2: Input the orbi default ipURL orbilogin.com
Step 3: Enter the orbi default login details
Step 4: In the admin page of login, you have to select Add Orbi Satellite. It shall display a place your satellite page
Step 5: On that page, follow all the instructions given to choose the ideal place that you can set you satellite
Step 6: Now connect to the satellite to power source and then press On/Off button
Step 7: Now wait till the ring of the satellite turns solid white. Then press the Sync button present on the satellite so the white colours starts to blink
Step 8: On the netgearorbi web interface, click the sync button that makes the router to synchronize with the satellite
Step 9: The satellite’s ring LED might emit any of these three colours: Blue, Magenta, Amber and then turn off.
How to Orbi factory reset?
Here we will talk about how to factory reset orbi.
- Power on Orbi Router
- Using a paper clip, press and hold the reset button till the Power LED starts to blink amber. This is how you reset orbi.
- Now your router is set to default factory settings. Factory reset orbi is over.