Orbi Wi-Fi Router Guide

What’s in the box

  • 1 x NETGEAR Orbi Wi-Fi 6 router
  • 1 x Power adaptor
  • 1 x Ethernet cable
  • 1 x Quick start guide
Orbi Modem - What's in the box

Step 1: Download the Orbi app

Make sure you keep your current WiFi connected while you download the Orbi app.

iPhone app store
Android play store

Orbi Modem - Step 1 - QR Codes
Orbi Modem - Step 1

Step 2: Plug in and power up

Connect the power adapter and turn your Orbi on at the wall.

Note: If you have a landline, connect it to the port labelled POTS or TEL on your Optical Network Terminal (ONT).

Orbi Modem - Step 2

Step 3: Connect your Orbi router

Connect the Ethernet cable to your Orbi’s Internet port, then connect the other end to the port labelled LAN1 or GE1 on your Optical Network Terminal – that’s the fibre box usually found on your wall.

Orbi Modem - Step 3

Step 4: Connect to WiFi

Go to the Wi-Fi settings on your mobile device.

Connect to your Orbi Wi-Fi network. You’ll find the Wi-Fi network name and password printed on the front of your Orbi router.

Please note: It may take a few minutes for your network to appear after plugging in your Orbi.

Orbi Modem - Step 4

Step 5: Open the Orbi app and follow the setup instructions

Important: Skip the steps instructing you to disconnect and reconnect your ISP modem. These steps don’t apply – just select ‘Continue’.

That’s it, your Orbi router is up and running!

Orbi Modem - Step 5