One of the best VPN services around, ExpressVPN has just launched its first hardware product.
Combining the security and simplicity of its premium software in a compact fast VPN router, ExpressVPN Aircove It seeks to reinvent the way the digital home should be protected.
Available to US customers only at the moment, Aircove is now on sale on Amazon at Special launch price $169. (Opens in a new tab) Offer is set to expire once stock runs out. After that, you will be charged for Regular Fee $189.90.
Wi-Fi 6 VPN router for better performance
With families connecting more and more devices to their home Wi-Fi – the latest data shows that the average American home now has at least 25 connected devices (Opens in a new tab) VPN routers are getting more and more popular recently.
However, installing a VPN on a router is often a daunting task.
“That’s why we built Aircove, to provide users with a simple, flexible VPN-protected internet connection across every room, on every device, and every member of the family,” said Harold Lee, Vice President of ExpressVPN.
Moreover, unlike other VPN routers currently on the market, ExpressVPN Aircove is the first to be powered by Wi-Fi 6 technology. This means that the router can connect Faster and more reliable wireless connection. Depending on your broadband, you should be able to see peak speed up to 1200Mbps.
Aircove can cover homes up to 1,600 square feet without any restrictions on synchronous devices You can protect with one subscription.
In terms of security, cybersecurity firm Cure53 has already conducted an independent audit that resulted in “a positive impression, indicating that security was a high priority during development and a core aspect of the software lifecycle.”
Aircove also boasts an extension Auto update feature So that your data is secured with the enhanced version of its VPN software at all times. You don’t need to share your password with anyone either. Your visitors will simply scan the QR code on the back of the connection.
A piece of technology that wants to represent a deep integration between infrastructure, software, and hardware. The Express TechRadar Pro team confirmed that Aircove is only the first product in this direction.
How to use ExpressVPN Aircove
As mentioned earlier, ExpressVPN Aircove has the appearance of a notorious service provider that is easy to work with. You can also easily protect those devices that don’t normally support VPN software – like most of the best Smart TVs out there.
Likewise, all ExpressVPN apps, as well as its VPN router It is very easy to set up. You just need an active ExpressVPN subscription and follow these simple steps:
- Connect the router on the wall;
- Connect your Aircove to your existing modem or router With the Ethernet cable provided;
- Connect your devices to Wi-FiSimply scan the QR code on the back or type in the network password;
- face to face expressvpnrouter.com (Opens in a new tab) And follow the on-screen instructions to finish setup.
Another improved feature – very popular among ExpressVPN router users – is Device group option. This allows all of your connected devices to be easily divided into up to five different groups, each with its own VPN location.
This opens up a range of possibilities.
Do you need a specific location when working? Simply customize your Workgroup as needed. Or, you may want to activate MediaStreamer only on your TV and game console to enhance your streaming experience even more.
You can also turn off ExpressVPN on select devices, or completely block the Internet on your children’s tablet for a specified period of time.
“We’re excited to offer users another way to take advantage of the best of ExpressVPN for their entire home,” said ExpressVPN Vice President Harold Lee.