smart wifi

Wildly smart. Wickedly fast. Get wall-to-wall coverage with the speed of C Spire Fiber and advanced tech for more control than ever.



adaptive wifi™

Let your WiFi do the thinking.

Want more bandwidth in the TV room or need to download a big file from work now? No problem. C Spire Smart WiFi is more than a traditional mesh WiFi system. It learns and adapts to how you use it, sending signal to where you need it most.



parental controls

A modern parent's new best friend.

Set internet usage limits. Restrict content on specific devices. Freeze your WiFi to make sure family time stays in the family. They aren't parenting superpowers. But they're pretty close. Learn more.

parental controls

A modern parent's new best friend.

Set internet usage limits. Restrict content on specific devices. Freeze your WiFi to make sure family time stays in the family. They aren't parenting superpowers. But they're pretty close. Learn more.



ai security™

The best defense is a smarter defense.

Your home is more connected than ever ‐ a dangerous thing in the wrong hands. From halting suspicious activity to quarantining compromised devices, C Spire Smart WiFi helps prevent and knock out threats in an instant.



Adblocking

C Spire Smart WiFi helps to filter out content coming from known ad servers, meaning less risk and less annoying pop-ups.

Smart Home Protection

From TVs to toasters, everything is internet enabled these days. C Spire Smart WiFi offers an extra layer of security for all your connected devices. More protection. Less stress.

Online Protection

Enjoy a better, safer internet experience with more protection against threats like malware, ransomware, phishing attempts and crypto-mining. Basically, all the scary stuff.


smart wifi

Wildly smart. Wickedly fast. Get wall-to-wall coverage with the speed of C Spire Fiber and advanced tech for more control than ever.




guest access

For when they make themselves too at home.

Roll out the welcome mat the right way with HomePass®. Block access to sensitive devices like security cameras. Or just keep them from changing the thermostat. Your house, your rules.




tons of power
one easy-to-use app

Simple to set up and simple to enjoy. See whose devices are at home. Make sure your internet is running at full speed in every room. Manage all your features in seconds from the Plume® app.


frequently asked questions


At only $10/mo, is subscribing to C Spire Smart WiFi a good deal?

Yes. We believe it's a great deal! For the same price ($10/mo) as our previous WiFi router, you'll get two Pods and access to a host of advanced features and protection letting you enjoy more of your C Spire Fiber connection and stay safer in the process.

Does Smart WiFi replace my current WiFi router?

Yes. Smart WiFi is a mesh WiFi system that replaces any current WiFi access points. Current customers can upgrade after signing into the My C Spire section of the website.

What's included in my Smart WiFi subscription?

Your subscription includes two (2) Pods and access to parental controls, online protection, advanced smart home protection, adblocking, parental controls, advanced and WiFi management tools via the highly rated Plume® app.

How much does a Smart WiFi subscription cost?

C Spire Smart WiFi costs $10/mo and is perfect for most homes. Additional Smart WiFi Pods can be added to cover large homes for $5/mo.

Who is Plume®?

Plume is our technology partner in bringing Smart WiFi to our customers. We chose them because their cutting-edge software and hardware provides a home WiFi experience that is miles ahead of anything else available today.

How many Pods do I need for my home?

The two (2) Pods that come with your subscription are perfect for most single story, 2-3-bedroom homes up to about 2000 SqFt. Larger homes will need additional Pods to cover additional bedrooms and stories. Learn more.

How does Smart WiFi protect against cyber threats?

Smart WiFi utilizes AI security to provide real-time threat protection against crypto-mining, ransomware, malware and more to the devices connected to your home network.

How does Smart WiFi protect my Smart Home devices?

Advanced IoT (Internet of Things) protection defends your smart home devices like cameras, baby monitors and locks against hackers and cybercriminals.

How do Smart WiFi Parental Controls work?

Smart WiFi allows you to set up parental controls on a person, an individual device, or even for a whole location (kids bedroom). Learn more about Parental Controls here: link to parental controls article.

What devices work with Smart WiFi?

All of your WiFi enable devices should have no problem connecting to Smart WiFi.

As a C Spire Fiber customer, do I have to subscribe to Smart WiFi?

No. Customers that wish to purchase and manage their own WiFi system can do so. Please have your WiFi system on hand at the time of installation if you'd like for us to help get you set up.


WiFi Interfaces

  • Triple band, simultaneously operating 2.4GHz and 5GHz 2x2 MIMO and 5GHz 4x4 MU-MIMO 802.11b/g/n/ac radios
  • Operating bandwidths of 20/40MHz for 2.4GHz radio and 20/40/80/MHz for 5GHz radios
  • AC3000 Gigabit WiFi (400 + 867 + 1734 Mbps)

Wireless On-boarding Interface

  • Bluetooth® Smart Ready

WiFi Channels

  • 1 to 11 for US
  • 36 to 48 and 149 to 161 for US
  • DFS channels
    • 52-64, 100-144

Security

  • WPA2-PSK (AES)
  • SPI Firewall
  • VPN passthrough

Prioritization

  • WMM, DSCP and 802.1p

Wireless Networks

  • Single SSID covering all 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands with custom guest access through Plume HomePass®

Modes of Operation

  • Router mode with NAT, IPv4 DHCP server and firewall or Bridge operation
  • IPv6 propagation when operating in Bridge mode

Operating Requirements

  • Temperature: 32 - 95F (0 - 35C)
  • Humidity: 10% - 90% relative
  • Power: 110 - 240VAC 50/60Hz

Power Consumption is based on operating use

  • 4.5W Standby
  • 10W Average
  • 15W Maximum

Plug Types

  • US
  • Plugs directly into wall

Ethernet Ports

  • Two 100Mb/1Gb Ethernet ports operating as WAN or LAN
  • Auto-detection of WAN or LAN functionality

Processor: ARM a7 quad core, 717MHz

Ram Memory: 512 MB

Physical Specifications

  • Dimensions: 3.8" x 3.4" x 1.5" (95.5mm x 68.7mm x 39mm), not including plug
  • Weight: 7.65 ounces (217g)

1 year limited warranty