Amazon has acquired a home mesh WiFi solution.
According to a press release, Amazon said, "is already delighting Amazon customers with its products and services, as indicated by eero's 4.6-star product rating on Amazon.com. ”
The honor pro-Wi-Fi system sells on Amazon.ca for $ 699. The acquisition at Amazon means there is a good chance that will see the price drop and expanded availability of future products. Having a solid network connection for Amazon products is one of the key factors in driving the smart home race.
Home networking can be difficult when it comes to providing wide coverage, but WiFi systems make it incredibly easy. With their systems are "self-updating, self-fixing, and self-improving all the time," similar to what we've seen with other mesh setups like Google Wifi.
team and how quickly they invented a WiFi solution that makes connected devices just work, ”said Dave Limp, SVP or Amazon Devices and Services, in a press release. “We have a shared vision that the smart home experience can get even easier, and we're committed to continuing innovating on customers.”
Nick Weaver, Co-Founder and CEO of eero said, “By joining the Amazon family, we are excited to learn from and work closely with a team that is defining the future of the home, accelerating our mission, and bringing honor systems to more customers around the globe. ”
Amazon says" completion of this transaction is subject to customary closing conditions. ”