Amazon-owned Eero seems to be close to announcing new routers sometime soon, as new FCC filings appeared this week for devices that appear to be called the and the . That 6E branding for the Pro could indicate it will support , meaning it can take advantage of 6GHz spectrum for faster connections.
Router makers have slowly been introducing Wi-Fi 6E-capable mesh routers, though some have been quite expensive, such as this and . While we don’t know how much Eero’s 6E-capable system could cost, it could be more affordable than those options, given that a 3-pack for the Eero 6 Pro launched at $599.
The new router names show up on labels Eero included in the filings. On the labels, the Eero 6 Plus has a , while the Eero Pro 6E’s — both of which didn’t show up as currently available devices when I googled them. The new names suggest these routers might be more iterative upgrades or get slotted in alongside the currently available and .
Amazon and Eero didn’t immediately reply to a request for comment.