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The Gigaspire U6.1

TAKING WIFI PERFORMANCE AND CONTROL TO THE NEXT LEVEL
 
The Gigaspire is a next-generation WiFi system. Leveraging the latest advancements in WiFi technology, including WiFi 6 (also known as the 802.11ax WiFi standard), it combines blazing-fast speeds with whole-home coverage to give you an unrivaled online experience. Whether you’re streaming HD video on multiple devices simultaneously, uploading a big presentation for work, or gaming online with friends, the Gigaspire has got you covered.
 

Blazing Speeds And Whole-Home Coverage

With Gigabit WiFi speeds, the Gigaspire provides more than enough bandwidth for everyone in your household. And no matter how many devices are connected at the same time, everyone enjoys the same outstanding WiFi performance. Based on WiFi 6, the Gigaspire provides a 2,500' range, higher efficiency, and is less affected by interference from other nearby WiFi gateways. The GigaSpire BLAST u6.1 has four Gigabit Ethernet ports so you can also connect a variety of wired multimedia devices for rapid data sharing across your network.
 
 
 

  •  Cutting Edge
  • Experience a growing selection of applications powered by a flexible operating system, enhancing everything about your connected life from parental controls to the latest in network security and more.
 

  •  Broad Coverage
  • Market leading 2,500 foot range with WiFi 6. Experience the same great WiFi quality everywhere you roam in your home.
 

  •  Secure
  • Automatic software updates provide improved security to ensure that you’re getting the most from your Internet service.
 

  •  Lightning Fast
  • No lag and no downtime with Multi-user, Multi-input, Multi-output (MU-MIMO tech) with 8 streams of data simultaneously.
 
 

  •  High Performance
  • With Dual-band WiFi 6 (802.11ax) you can experience the most advanced WiFi bandwidth everywhere in your home.
 

  •  Flexible
  • “Plug & Play” friendly with easy Mesh units. Chances are you won’t need them, but the latest in Mesh technology extends the highest performing WiFi to every part of your home, no matter how big.
 

SPECIFICATIONS

Home Gateaway:
  •  Layer 2 bridge and Layer 3 routing for High Speed Internet (HSI) data and IPTV video services
  • DHCP server options
  • DHCP (IPoE) and PPPoE network connections
  • Network Access Translation (NAT), public to private IP addressing
  • Configurable IP address schemes, subnets, static-IP addresses
  • DNS server
  • Bridge port assignment and data traffic mappings
  • Port forwarding
  • Firewall and security
  • Application and website filtering
  • Selectable forwarding and blocking policies
  • DMZ hosting
  • Parental controls, time of day usage
  • Denial of service (DoS) protection
  • MAC filtering
  • Universal Plug-and-Play (UPnP)

WiFi:
  • 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz, simultaneous dual-band
  • 5 GHz 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) certified, 802.11a/n/ac compatible
  • 6x6 streams (2x2 @ 2.4 GHz and 4x4 @ 5 GHz)
  • 2.4 GHz 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) certified, 802.11b/g/ac compatible
Gigabit Ethernet (GE) LAN interfaces:
• Four (4) ports of multi-rate 10/100/1000 BASE-T Ethernet, auto-negotiating for residential IPTV and data services
 
1 Gigabit Ethernet (GE) WAN interface:
• Multi-rate 100/1000/2500 BASE-T Ethernet, autonegotiating
 
WiFi Redundant Mesh:
Self Managed: self configuration, Air time fairness
• Dynamic Mesh: load balancing, band/node steering; interference management
• Self Healing: backhaul failover; diagnostics; events

 

 

Gigaspire included with Advanced WiFi

If you need additional help with any technical issues, we’ve got you covered with sophisticated remote monitoring and diagnostics that help us identify and resolve any problems you may be experiencing quickly – and, in most cases, without having to send a technician to your home. Our local Idaho customer support representatives can see which of your devices are connected, which ones are having issues and help you troubleshoot and solve the problem quickly.