NETGEAR Orbi RBK50 Setup with AC3000 Tri-band Home Mesh System

Orbi RBK50 AC3000

The NETGEAR Orbi RBK50 setup with AC3000 is a Wi-Fi router used for domestic purposes and has a wide range of network coverage providing you with the speed of up to 3GB/s. It has network coverage of about 5000 sq. feet with no fluctuations or interruptions due to other waves passing in the same environment.

With rbk50 you will encounter no more dead zones in the whole network areas providing you with uninterrupted internet access.

Let us now go through the NETGEAR Orbi RBK50 setup now. Aesthetically, the routers look like some giant white spaceships and don’t look ergonomically pleasing to the eye. But they contain three bands within them that satisfies the looks. Moreover, performance matters more than any kind of exterior build. This mesh system

  • The installation of the Orbi router is pretty much simple.
  • Use the power cable provided to power ‘ON’ your main router.
  • Connect the LAN cable to your main router. Now you can connect the satellite router using a LAN cable from the main router or else connect it wirelessly using the Orbi APP.
  • Connect the power supply cable to the satellite router and you are good to go. Power both of them ‘ON’.

Orbi Rbk50 Setup via Orbi App

  • Firstly, install the Netgear Orbi app from the Play Store or App Store.
  • Now disconnect your router from the modem along with the power source. This will disconnect the Wi-Fi signal that you are connected currently to.
  • Make sure your smartphone Wi-Fi is turned ‘ON’ but not connect to any network.
  • Now open the ‘Orbi’ app on your smartphone. Agree to all the conditions and allow ‘Location Services’ to be used while running the app.

More Steps

  • Now ‘Create’ or ‘Login’ to your existing NETGEAR account. It will now ask if you want to install a new ‘NETGEAR’ product. Press the ‘Yes’ button.
  • Now it will ask you to scan a QR code on the router. Scan the QR code that is present on the top-the right corner of the main router.
  • Now unplug and reboot your modem. Once rebooted press the ‘Next’ button. Now connect an Ethernet cable from your modem to the NETGEAR Orbi Ac3000 router.
  • Power ‘ON’ the router using the power cable given. Then click on ‘Next’ in your smartphone app.
  • Make sure you place the ‘main’ router somewhere ‘centered’ in the indoor setting. Similarly, place the ‘Satellite’ router in your rooms as per your requirements. Power the satellite now.
  • Now tap the ‘Next’ button on your smartphone. Give it a couple of minutes to search and initialize the Orbi satellite and synchronize them.
orbi app
  • Once it shows that the total number of satellites are connected, click on ‘Continue’. Click on ‘Next’ to set your SSID and password for the Wi-Fi network. Once done, click on ‘Next’.
  • Now setup and enter the Administrator ‘Username’ and ‘Password’.
  • Now you will need to enter two ‘Security’ questions for a higher level of security to your Wi-Fi networks. Once done, click on ‘Next’.
  • Now it will search for the latest drivers and firmware and install it. Click on the ‘Next’ button to complete setup.

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NETGEAR Orbi RBK50 AC3000 Setup via |

    1. Connect the LAN cable from your ISP internet modem to this router in the ‘Internet’ port.
    2. Now go to the browser and enter in your address bar or even default IP will work.
    3. Click on ‘Next’ and select on ‘Agree’ to accept all the terms and conditions given.
    4. Then select, “No, manually enter settings”. Once the satellite routers are also detected, press on the ‘SETUP’ button.
    5. You can change your Wi-Di name (SSID) and Password respectively.
    6. click on the ‘Advanced’ tab and select the ‘Setup’ option and select ‘Internet Setup’ under it.

Orbi RBK50 AC3000 Setup

  1. Now under the question “Does your Internet connection require a login?”, click on the ‘Yes’ option.
  2. Enter the ‘Service Name’ as the name of your ISP. Select the ‘Connection Mode’ as ‘Always on Demand’ option.
  3. Once asked to add the Orbi satellite on the screen, you can add or skip according to your need.
  4. Click on ‘Apply’ to save changes. It will takes a couple of minutes to update the settings that were changed.