In todays’ society, so many of our devices and home appliances can now be connected to the home network. The provides many advantages, but also provides points of weakness for hackers, malware, viruses and other issues.
Norton is famous for providing quality virus, firewall, and overall Internet security protection. The software company now goes a step further with Norton Core.
At first glance, Norton Core look a mini disco ball. It comes in Granite Grey and Titanium Gold, weighs 1.3 pounds and measures in at 6x6x5 inches.
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Core has a built-in dual core processor at 1.7GHz and more memory and flash storage than typical routers, to ensure optimal performance for Wi-Fi and security features.
Core simultaneously transmits at 2.4GHz and 5GHz, so your devices connect to the best available band.
Core supports speeds up to 2.5 Gbps—ensuring fast 4K streaming and lag-free gaming.
Most routers broadcast a signal and hope for the best. Core’s beamforming antenna tower focuses Wi-Fi directly to devices in the distant corners of your home.
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Norton Core provides the following features:
|Firewall protection||On the go device protection2||Network level protection|
|Defends against viruses, spyware, malware and other online threats.||Comprehensive parental controls||Mobile-app network control|
|Safeguards identity and online transactions||IoT device protection||Security Score|
Here are the SPECS:
|Processor||1.7 GHz dual-core processor|
4GB eMMC Flash
|Wireless||IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wave 2
4×4 AC2600 MU-MIMO
Simultaneous Dual Band 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz
Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)
|Connectivity||1x Gigabit WAN port
3x Gigabit LAN ports
2x USB 3.0 ports
|Security & Networking||Security- DPI, IDS, IPS, Secure DNS, Encrypted user & data communication
Networking- WPA2, DHCP, NAT, UPnP, Automatic Device Discovery
|Annual Subscription||Includes one-year complimentary subscription to Norton Core Security Plus ($120 value). After the first year, subscription renewals are $9.99/mo with an annual commitment.|
|System Requirements||Broadband Internet Connection (Cable/DSL)
Norton Core™ Mobile App
A mobile device with
o Bluetooth (BLE)
o Data Connection
o iOS 8.0 or higher
o Android™ 4.4 or higher
|Special Features||Time management, Content filtering, Pause internet|
|Dimensions (W x D x H)||6 x 6 x 5 in|
|Colors||Titanium Gold or Granite Gray|