Smart Home Bundle - Amazon Echo™ & NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 Dual-Band Wi-Fi Router

2018 BASE Awards

The Amazon Echo™ connects to the Alexa Voice Service to control smart home devices, play music, provide information, news, sports scores, weather, and more-instantly. All you have to do is ask.

Amazon Echo™ Features:

  • Enjoy your favorite music streaming - Plays all songs from Prime Music, Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio and TuneIn.
  • Smart home management - Control lights, switches, and thermostats with compatible WeMo, Philips Hue, Samsung SmartThings, Wink, Insteon, and ecobee smart home devices.
  • 360 degrees omni-directional audio - It fills the entire space of the room. Hears you from across the room with far-field voice recognition, even while music is playing.
  • Manage your Echo™ - Easily setup with the free Alexa App on Fire OS, Android, iOS, and desktop browsers.
  • Smart search with Alexa Voice Service - Answers questions, reads audiobooks and the news, reports traffic and weather, gives info on local businesses, provides sports scores and schedules and more.
  • The more you use Echo, the more it adapts to your speech patterns, vocabulary, and personal preferences.

This NETGEAR router beams strong Wi-Fi signals to every device in the house. This means your Wi-Fi connection can keep up with your household, even if everyone’s working and playing at the same time.

NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 Wi-Fi Router Features:

  • Wireless-AC - Game, stream and improve your mobile Wi-Fi with data speeds of up to 1900 Mbps and a dual-band 2.4GHz/5.0GHz frequency. Backward compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n networks, so you can easily upgrade.
  • NVIDIA GameStream™ technology - Cast PC and Cloud games to your NVIDIA SHIELD TV, tablet or other device.
  • Beamforming technology - Get clearer coverage. Separate signals are sent to different devices for a more reliable Wi-Fi connection. 3 detachable antennas expand your network’s range, even in a very large house.
  • Airtime Fairness - Prevent lag, even when a slower device shares the connection. Plus, Smart Connect intelligently selects the fastest Wi-Fi bands for every device.
  • QoS (Quality of Service) - Upstream and downstream QoS can optimize your Wi-Fi. Maintain a strong connection during any task by prioritizing HD streaming, gaming and more.
  • Built-in Ethernet and USB connections - Wirelessly access and share from an external hard drive, or connect printers and other wired devices. This router has 4 Gigabit LAN ports, 1 Gigabit WAN port, 1 USB 3.0 port, and 1 USB 2.0 port.
  • ReadySHARE Vault and Time Machine - Download software for your Mac and PC. Schedule automatic backups to ensure that your photos and files are stored safely.
  • NETGEAR genie ® app - Make the most of your home network. Monitor, connect, and control your router from anywhere, plus share files, repair issues, and more. Download for iOS and Android devices.
  • Internet security - Protect your information with WPA/WPA2-PSK, Double Firewall (SPI and NAT) and DoS protection. Plus, manage parental controls, create guest networks, and securely access your Wi-Fi connection from anywhere.
  • System requirements - Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 8.1, Vista, XP, 2000, Mac OS, UNIX, or Linux, Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0, Firefox 2.0, Safari 1.4, or Google Chrome 11.0 browsers or higher.