Eero will upgrade mesh WiFi routers to support the Matter smart home standard | Engadget

Company chief Nick Weaver told guests at a Verge event that all Eero routers with Thread support will receive an upgrade to the Matter smart home standard. Eero will soon extend its mesh WiFi routers' smart home support to more universal formats. He wasn't worried about the rise of 5G home internet, noting that people were primarily moving to gigabit (wired) internet "in droves. Eero is practically expected to follow along as an Amazon-owned company, and Ring has started building Eero routers into its alarm systems. "It wouldn't be a completely unexpected move when Amazon is upgrading most Echo speakers to support Matter.
Eero will soon extend its mesh WiFi routers' smart home support to more universal formats. Company chief Nick Weaver told guests at a Verge event that all Eero routers with Thread support will receiv… [+803 chars]