Hello Mi Fans
As you all know that Xiaomi has recently launched the Mi Router 3C Here in India Here is a Quick Spec and Frequently asked Questions which comes in your mind before buying the Mi Router 3C
Q1. Can I use it with BSNL broadband (For ADLS users of any broadband provider)?
Answer: This is the most asked questions, if you’re going to take a new ADSL connection you cannot connect to the internet directly. But, if you have an existing modem you can connect the Mi Router 3C to it. Where as, people having fiber optic connections like Railware can easily use it with their existing/new connection.
Q2. How many devices can I connect to Mi Router 3C?
Answer: It supports connection with up to 64 devices (20 PC and 64 IoT). Which is more than enough to use in home as well as small offices
Q3. How can i set up the router?
Answer: The Main highlight of Mi Router 3C is it can be setup and controlled using the Mi Wifi App, which is available for both iOS and Android. You can use the app to setup, monitor and maintain the security of your Wi-Fi connection.You don’t need to type in IP address in the browser, figure out and spend time on setting it up
Q4. What extra features do I get with Mi Router 3C that are not present on any other router in this kind of budget?
Answer: Some friend suddenly visited your place and needed you WI-Fi? You no longer need to tell them the password and add their MAC address to whitelist as Mi Router 3C comes with pre-configured guest Wi-FI sharing options. It has also got parental controls so that you can control what sites your kids visit, at what time you don’t want them to be online.
Q5. What can the Mi WiFi app do?
Answer: The Mi WiFi app is your gateway to using the router and have all controls of it at one place. You can adjust security and network settings; you can rename your SSID and change password, set the parental controls, etc. Also, the Mi WiFi app will always notify you whenever a new device is connected to the router.
Q6. In what scenario should I use it with my existing router?
Answer: As I mentioned i above, you can use it with your existing ADSL modem. Also, if you want to increase the range of your WiFi it can work great as it has got a good range and if you’re having problems with WiFi network range in your home, this can work as a repeater as well.
Q7. Does it offer anything like WiFi connected hard disk?
Answer: No,Mi Router 3c doesn’t support storing and sharing files via WiFi. You can use it to store and share files on different devices but not on the router itself.
Q8.Can I use the Mi Router 3C as a repeater rather than the regular router?
Answer: Yes, to improve the Wi-Fi connectivity at your place, you can actually use the Mi Router 3C as a repeater. It has a great range and thus would be very useful.
Q9.Where Can I Buy Mi Router 3C?
Answer: Mi Routers Are Available from the Following Platforms