Tech specs for Google Nest Wifi and Google Wifi

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Wireless

  • AC2200 4x4 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi
  • Expandable 802.11s mesh Wi-Fi
  • Simultaneous dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4 GHz/5 GHz) supporting IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
  • Transmit beamforming
  • Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE)
  • IEEE 802.15.4 Thread (2.4 GHz) – functionality coming soon
  • Automatic 802.11k/v client roaming

Ports

  • 2 Gigabit Ethernet ports (WAN and LAN)
  • Barrel jack power

Colour and material

  • Colour: Snow
  • Material: External enclosure made from 45% post-consumer recycled plastic

Performance

  • Can handle up to 100 connected devices*
  • Multiple simultaneous 4K video streams

Security

  • WPA3 encryption
  • Automatic security updates
  • Trusted platform module

Memory

  • 1 GB RAM
  • 4 GB Flash

Processor

  • Quad-core 64-bit ARM CPU 1.4 GHz
  • High-performance ML hardware engine

Power

  • 15 W power adaptor

Dimensions and Weight

  • Diameter: 110 mm (4.33 in)
  • Height: 90.4 mm (3.56 in)
  • Weight: 380 g (13 oz)

Compatibility

  • Compatible with previous generation Google Wifi devices

*This is based on only using connected devices at a maximum data rate of 1 Mbps. Requires sufficient broadband Internet connection and connected devices must be located within Wi-Fi coverage area described at g.co/nestwifi/coverage. Strength and speed of signal will also depend on your Internet provider.

 

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Wireless

  • AC1200 2x2 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi
  • Expandable 802.11s mesh Wi-Fi
  • Simultaneous dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4 GHz/5 GHz) supporting IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
  • Transmit beamforming
  • Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE)
  • IEEE 802.15.4 Thread (2.4 GHz) – functionality coming soon
  • Automatic 802.11k/v client roaming

Ports

  • Barrel jack power

Speaker and microphones

  • 360-degree sound with 40 mm driver
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • 3 far-field microphones for the Google Assistant

Sensors

  • Capacitive touch controls

Colour and material

  • Colours: Snow, Mist (United States only) and Sand (United States only)
  • Material: External enclosure made from 40% post-consumer recycled plastic

Performance

  • Can handle up to 100 connected devices*
  • Multiple simultaneous 4K video streams
  • Security

  • WPA3 encryption
  • Automatic security updates

Memory

  • 768 MB RAM
  • 512 MB Flash

Processor

  • Quad-core 64-bit ARM CPU 1.4 GHz
  • High-performance ML hardware engine

Power

  • 15 W power adaptor

Dimensions and Weight

  • Diameter: 102.2 mm (4.02 in)
  • Height: 87.2 mm (3.43 in)
  • Weight: 350 g (12 oz)

Compatibility

  • Requires a Nest Wifi router or previous generation Google Wifi device in order to extend your Wi-Fi network.

*This is based on only using connected devices at a maximum data rate of 1 Mbps. Requires sufficient broadband Internet connection and connected devices must be located within Wi-Fi coverage area described at g.co/nestwifi/coverage. Strength and speed of signal will also depend on your Internet provider.

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Whole-home coverage

  • Up to 139 square metres (1,500 square feet) per point**
  • Expandable 802.11s mesh Wi-Fi
  • Scalable and flexible system – add points to fit homes of any size**
  • Supports both star and daisy chain configurations

Automatic Wi-Fi optimisation

  • Automatic 802.11.k/v client roaming
  • Proactive band steering – directs devices to channels with the best performance
  • Self-healing network
  • Transmit beamforming

Bluetooth®

  • Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)

Performance

  • Each point can handle up to 100 connected devices***
  • Multiple simultaneous 4K video streams***

Security

  • WPA3 encryption
  • Automatic security updates
  • Trusted platform module

Wi-Fi standard

  • AC1200 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi
  • Simultaneous dual-band (2.4 GHz or 5 GHz) Wi-Fi supporting IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac

Processor

  • Quad-core ARM

Memory

  • 512 MB RAM
  • 4 GB eMMC flash

Ports and connectors

  • Dual Gigabit Ethernet ports

Power

  • 15 W power adaptor

Dimensions and weight

  • Diameter: 106.12 mm
  • Height: 68.75 mm
  • Weight: 340 g

Sustainable materials

  • 49% of device plastic part weight is made with recycled material

**Home size, materials and layout can affect how Wi-Fi signal travels. Larger homes or homes with thicker walls or long, narrow layouts may need extra Wifi points for full coverage. Strength and speed of signal will depend on your Internet provider.

***This is based on using connected devices at a data rate of 1 Mbps each. Requires a sufficient broadband Internet connection and connected devices to be located within Wi-Fi coverage areas described at g.co/googlewifi/coverage. Strength and speed of signal will also depend on your Internet provider.

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System requirements

To get started, follow the instructions to set up Google Nest Wifi or set up Google Wifi and OnHub devices.

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