Eero Internet Backup allows Eero users to set up a “backup” internet connection, which will kick on when an outage occurs. Here’s how it works.
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(Pocket-lint) – During its September 2022 event, Amazon announced Eero Internet Backup for its mesh Wi-Fi routers. It allows Eero users to set up a “backup” internet connection, which will kick on when an outage occurs. Few details are known about how it works, but Pocket-lint has read through the initial announcement and support documents to answer any questions you may have as best as possible. What is Eero Internet Backup and how does it work?
Eero Internet Backup is a new software feature that will allow Eero device users to set up a nearby mobile hotspot or another Wi-Fi network as a backup, including 2.4ghz and 5ghz networks. When the internet goes down, you’ll be able to switch your Eero network to your backup source. It’ll be broadcasted throughout your home – so all your connected devices will stay online.
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“With Eero Internet Backup and a capable hotspot, you can enjoy HD video streaming, video conferencing, music streaming, or online gaming even during internet outages”, Amazon explained.