Overview: The Samsung SmartThings Wifi mesh router (ET-WV525), with
Bluetooth, ZigBee and Z-Wave protocol, provides you with a Wi-Fi network with extended
range for connecting and controlling SmartThings products. Adding
SmartThings Hubs will extend your Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, ZigBee, and Z-Wave networks to
other areas of your home. SmartThings Wifi features built-in Plume integration,
allowing you to track your sensors, cameras, lights, and voice assistants in one
Note: The SmartThings Wifi is not compatible with older Samsung
Connect Home devices, due to software differences.
Wi-Fi Coverage: The SmartThings Wifi router provides a robust mesh
Wi-Fi network (IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) that covers up to approximately 1500
square feet. Up to five additional nodes can be connected to expand your network
to other areas of your home. SmartThings Wifi is a fast, dual-band AC1300
router, with up to 400 Mbps speed at 2.4 GHz and up to 866 Mbps at 5 GHz. In
addition, the device has Bluetooth 4.1, ZigBee, and Z-Wave protocol for other
smart home devices that "work with SmartThings." It also features 2x2 MU-MIMO
technology for simultaneous communication with multiple devices.
Ethernet Ports: The router is equipped with one Ethernet (RJ-45) input
for connecting to your modem via the included 59" cable. It also has one
Ethernet output (for connecting to other devices. Both Ethernet ports are rated
SmartThings App: The SmartThings app, available for Android and iOS
devices, must first be downloaded to set up your SmartThings Wifi. During setup,
you can add each of your SmartThings devices and sensors to build your system.
You can monitor and control your devices from the SmartThings app. The app is
compatible with iPhone/iPad, and requires iOS 10.0 or later. It is works with
Android devices (version varies with device).
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