Google Nest offers 3 different standalone mesh Wi-Fi systems.
- Google Wifi provides fast reliable coverage. It can be combined with the Nest Wifi router and Nest Wifi point.
- Nest Wifi can provide even more coverage and faster speeds. It’s composed of Nest Wifi routers and Nest Wifi points. Nest Wifi points also act as a speaker with the Google Assistant. Nest Wifi supports Thread and can be used as a Thread border router. Nest Wifi also supports Matter.
- Nest Wifi Pro is a next generation Wi-Fi 6E system for our fastest speeds. It includes the use of the 6 GHz wireless band for improved performance and also be used as a Thread border router, and is Matter-enabled. Nest Wifi Pro (Wi-Fi 6E) can't be combined with Nest Wifi routers or points or Google Wifi points (Wi-Fi 5) in a mesh network.
|Features||Nest Wifi Pro router
||Nest Wifi router||Nest Wifi point||Google Wifi point|
|Wi-Fi standard||Wifi 6E||Wifi 5||Wifi 5||Wifi 5|
|Wi-Fi bands||Tri-band (2.4 GHz, 5 GHz, 6 GHz)||Dual-band (2.4 GHz, 5 GHz)||Dual-band (2.4 GHz, 5 GHz)||Dual-band (2.4 GHz, 5 GHz)|
|Mesh network||Yes, compatible with Nest Wifi Pro routers only||
|Matter-enabled||Yes||Coming soon||Coming soon||No|
|Thread border router||Yes||Yes||Yes||No|
Stay on top of your kids' screen time with Family Wi-Fi on the Google Home app:
|Guest network||Create a separate network and password for your guests and share your home devices.|
|One app for setup and management||
Google Home app