Getting to know the Linksys Velop Intelligent Mesh WiFi System

Velop is an Intelligent Mesh WiFi System that is made up of modular nodes, which work seamlessly together to fit the needs of any home and deliver flawless WiFi wherever you want it.  The family of nodes comes in various sizes that work perfectly together and are beautifully designed to blend in any environment, making it easy to customize the best WiFi solution that’s right for you, regardless of your home shape, size or wherever your internet comes in.  And, with superior tri-band performance and Intelligent Mesh™ technology that adapts your WiFi needs, you’ll always be on the fastest path to the internet.

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  • Tri-band network
  • 802.11ac
  • Next Generation AC2200
  • Intelligent Mesh WiFi System
  • Seamless roaming
  • 2x2 spatial streams
  • Full speed everywhere
  • Cross-channel solution
  • Spot Finder Technology
  • Beamforming
  • Guided setup
  • Guest WiFi
  • Parental Controls
  • Speed Check
  • Notifications
  • Two gigabit ethernet ports
Product Requirements
  • Internet connection with a modem or a modem router (gateway)
  • A mobile device with the latest version of the Linksys app 
  • Bluetooth® (preferred for setting up)
  • Web interface support using the latest firmware
Status Light Behavior
Light ActivityDescription
Blinking blueNode is starting up
Solid blueNode is working great
Blinking purpleNode is paired with a mobile device for setup
Solid purpleNode is ready for setup
Blinking redNode has lost connection to the primary node
Solid redNode has lost connection to the internet
Solid yellowNode is too far from another node connected to your Velop system

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1. Reset button - Press and hold until the light on top of the node turns red, fades, and flashes bright red again to reset the node to its factory defaults.
2. Ethernet ports - Connect ethernet cables to these gigabit ethernet ports and to other wired devices on your network.  One node in your Velop system, the primary node, must use one of these ports to connect to your modem or modem router.
3. Power switch - Switch the | (on) to power on the node.
4. Power port - Connect the included AC power adapter to this port.

Package Contents


  • One node
  • Setup guide
  • One ethernet cable
  • One power adapter 12 V, 2 A
  • Documentation CD (except in the U.S.)

  • Two nodes
  • Setup guide
  • One ethernet cable
  • Two power adapters 12 V, 2 A
  • Documentation CD (except in the U.S.)

  • Three nodes
  • Setup guide
  • One ethernet cable
  • Three power adapters 12 V, 2 A
  • Documentation CD (except in the U.S.)
To learn more about Velop, click here to read its user guide.

Related Videos:

How to log in to the Linksys Velop's web interface (VIDEO)
Setting up your first node using a PPPoE connection (VIDEO)
Setting up the first node of your Velop system using an Android™ device (VIDEO)
Adding a node to your Velop system (VIDEO)
How do I identify which node is the Child node connected to (VIDEO)
Configuring the DNS Settings of your Velop network (VIDEO)

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