Symantec has just announced the Norton Core router at CES. This device is designed to prevent hacking attempts at most home and business network’s most vulnerable point: the Wifi router.
With a fair few smart home technology hacks making the news in 2016 and a whole load more predicted for this year, the Core has been designed with both connected home tech performance and security in mind.
Norton Core Router Design
Norton Core is a high performance and beautifully designed wireless router that measures 6x6x5 in. This new router spherical form factor along with two color options: titanium gold and granite gray, sports an eye-catching polyhedral. With the compact design, this new router can be easily deployed anywhere in your house.
Norton Core Router Features
The WiFi router features an innovative omnidirectional antenna design with advanced beamforming in order to deliver stable WiFi signal anywhere in your house.
Furthermore, the Core supports simultaneous transmission at 2.4GHz and 5GHz, which allows every device to get the optimal band, and up to 2.5 Gbps performance delivers smooth 4K streaming and lag-free gaming.
Most importantly, this WiFi router also focuses on your wireless network security. The WiFi router protects your network and connected devices from hackers, viruses, malware and more, using Norton global security network and optional subscription.
Moreover, the Norton Core comes equipped with a 1.7GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM and 4GB ROM for smooth and stable network and security performance. By using app, you can check your network, effortlessly set, control connected devices wherever you’re. Its powerful parent control enables you to monitor your kid’s screen, schedule online time, set content filters and more.
Norton Core Router Price
Norton Core secure WiFi router with has been available for preorder for $199.99 USD ($279 regular price) with one-year Norton Core Security Plus subscription.