Huawei has unveiled the “world’s first hybrid smart home network solution”.
The company showed off its WiFi Q2 Series system at CES 2018, which is “a true plug-and-play Wi-Fi system designed for the entire house”.
“The Huawei WiFi Q2 Series is simple to set up, and automatically connects users to the fastest hotspot and frequency to ensure a strong and reliable signal throughout the entire house,” said Huawei.
The systems uses a mesh system and power-line communication to provide coverage in a home, and will support gigabit speeds.
Its default channel for devices will be the 5GHz band, and it will sport a dedicated channel for IoT devices.
A 3-base system will sell for $349, while a 1-base system with 2 satellites will sell for $219, said Huawei. The WiFi Q2 is set to launch globally in the coming months.