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Featured EnGenius Now Shipping Budget-Priced Dual-Band Mesh Router

Discussion in 'General Wireless Discussion' started by Julio Urquidi, Apr 10, 2019.

  1. Julio Urquidi

    Julio Urquidi News Editor

    Apr 12, 2016
    With an MSRP of $69.99, EnGenius’ new ESR530 is a dual-band wireless AC router that can grow up to an 8-node wireless mesh network.

    Powered by Qualcomm, the new mesh product was designed for the consumer market and includes seamless roaming and self-healing - functions typically found in today’s mesh wireless systems.

    Customers can attach a USB storage device to the ESR530 and use EnGenius’ EnFile app to access their stored data from their mobile devices, giving them remote access from where ever they are. A second app, EnMesh, is a management tool that lets customers set up and manage their ESR530-based network remotely, letting owners manage features like guest networking and parental controls. Additional ESR530 nodes are easily added with the router’s auto-connect feature, simplifying the growth of a bigger wireless network.

    The EnGenius ESR530 is available now, individually for $69.99 and in a two-pack for 129.99 (both MSRP). Also listed on the linked Engenius' Smart Router page is a tri-band ESR580 marked "Coming Soon".