ASUS' new Lyra routers are seriously unconventional

From Engadget - January 8, 2018

The more interesting product is the Voice, which is a tri-band 802.11ac mesh router system with Alexa built in. Its grey rectangular body looks a lot less conspicuous than the Trio, and houses stereo speakers and a microphone to let you interact with Amazon's digital assistant.

Both these routers can be configured with the new Lyra app for setup so you can monitor network information from your phone. The app will also notify you if problems arise, which should hopefully mean you wo not have to go all the way to the router to hit a reset button if your network drops out.


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