Category: Network Hardware

Starlink Mesh Nodes Now Available

The Starlink Mesh Nodes are now available to order for all customers using the rectangular dish. Back in April 2022, we first reported on the Starlink Mesh Nodes. This new accessory is now out of beta testing and is available to order on the Starlink shop. Cost The Starlink Mesh Nodes cost $130 each. Customers are limited to 3 nodes per account. Compatibility Starlink Mesh Nodes are only compatible with the current rectangular dish. People using the original round dish will need to use 3rd party mesh systems. Our previous Starlink Mesh Node article contains a list of recommended 3rd …

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How To Buy Starlink Accessories

The Starlink kit that customers purchase for $599 includes a temporary mount, a standard length Starlink cable, and the Wifi router. This is all the hardware you need to get started, but Starlink accessories allow for permanent installation, increased home Wifi coverage, and more.  There are different options for many of the accessories that you might want for your Starlink system. For example, mounts can be sourced from 3rd party stores like Amazon in addition to the official Starlink store.  Note: You need an active Starlink account that is logged in to view the official store. If you don’t have …

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Starlink Mesh Nodes – Mesh Networks Made Easy

Mesh networks are nothing new in home networking, but a new Starlink accessory allows customers to easily implement a mesh network without 3rd party hardware or IT knowledge. The new accessory, called Starlink Mesh Nodes, is now available for Starlink customers with the rectangular dish. In this article, we will explain what mesh networks are, go over the details on the new Starlink Mesh Nodes, and also offer 3rd party alternatives to consider. What is a mesh network? A mesh network is a system of wireless access points (mesh nodes) that can all communicate with each other, and with the …

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