Honor officially unveils the Honor Router 3 as the brand’s first WiFi 6+ router at the Smart Life Product Launch event held in China. It is only priced at 219 Yuan ($31) and customers pre-ordering it for 10 Yuan ($1) can avail a discount of 30 Yuan ($4) when it will be available for purchase on May 25.
The new Honor Router 3 looks similar to the Huawei AX3 Series WiFi 6+ router except for the base. In fact, it has the same specifications as the standard AX3.
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It is powered by in-house Lingxiao dual-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz paired with 128MB of RAM and flash memory each. The power consumption is rated less than 12W with 12V DC / 1A power input.
The Honor Router 3 measures 242mm x 151.9mm x 40.9 mm in dimensions and weighs 379g. It runs Huawei RTOS system can be controlled using Huawei Smart Life app available on both Android and iOS.
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It is capable of operating in both 2.4GHz (574Mbps) and 5GHz (2402Mbps) modes simultaneously with a maximum transmission rate of 3976Mbps. The router features a total of four antennas with a gain of 5dBi.
Further, the router supports transmission protocols such as 802.3, 802.3u, and 802.3ab. It also has three modes namely Wall Penetration, Standard and Sleep. As for security, it comes with features like WPA3, firewall, DMZ, DoS attack protection, etc.
Other additional features of Honor Router 3 include speed limit, bandwidth limit, parental controls, gaming acceleration, WiFi relay, guest network, MAC address filtering, VPN, and more.