Orbi voice setup
Orbi Voice is a smart loudspeaker with the Alexa voice assistant integrated into Amazon. Offer premium sound for incredible sound and fill the room with audio experts from Harman Kardon. Orbi Voice combines amazing sounding speakers with widely recognized network WiFi technology. It has an abundance of inner beauty, such as front speakers and long-range sound technology. Orbi Voice is a powerful volume and WiFi that is characterized by innovation and good looks. Thus, the orbi voice setup process is also an effortless and easy-to-use process that can be completed in few seconds.
Easy steps for orbi voice setup
To set your Orbi Voice in Orbi mode, follow the given below steps:
Download the Netgear Orbi app on your mobile device.
Place your Orbi Voice near your Orbi router.
Note: You can move the Orbi Voice after the setup is complete.
Plug your Orbi Voice into a power source, but don’t connect your Orbi Voice.
When your Orbi Voice is on, press the power button to turn it off.
Change your Orbi Sound mode to Orbi mode:
Press and hold the Sync button on your Orbi Voice.
Press and hold the Sync button and press and hold the Power button (don’t release the Sync button).
Your Orbi’s voice will light up.
Wait for the flashing LED on your Orbi Voice to flash blue and white, then release the Sync button.
The following LED behavior occurs after you release the sync button:
Blinking white: your Orbi sound will switch to Orbi mode. The LED will flash white for a few minutes.
Solid white: Your Orbi Voice is in Orbi mode and ready to sync with your Orbi router.
Start the Netgear Orbi application. The dashboard is displayed.
Tap the home icon.
Touch Add Satellite.
Follow the instructions to sync your Orbi Voice with your Orbi router and add Amazon Alexa.
When your Orbi Voice is synced with your Orbi router, the LED ring on your Orbi Voice will be one of the following colors:
White: Your Orbi Voice is trying to connect to your Orbi router.
Blue, Yellow, or Magenta: These colors indicate the connection status between your Orbi Voice and your Orbi router:
Blue: good connection.
Amber: Honest relationship. Consider moving your Orbi Voice closer to your Orbi router. The LED will light amber for 3 minutes and then turn off.
Magenta: Connection failed. Your Orbi Voice and Orbi router cannot connect. The LED turns purple and stays on. Move your Orbi Voice closer to your Orbi router and try again.
Off (no color): Your Orbi Voice is connected to your Orbi router.
After setup is complete, move your Orbi Voice to its final location.
Orbi Voice Flashing Yellow
Your orbi voice setup seems to be working fine but you still keep seeing the orbi voice flashing yellow color. Don’t worry, according to the Orbi Voice setup manual, the blinking and blinking yellow LED ring is related to Alexa functionality, not Orbi satellite operation:
Single yellow light burst: notification has arrived
Slow blinking yellow: You have unread notifications.
Blinking amber: an error has occurred.
Orbi Voice Firmware Update
Make sure your Orbi and Orbi Voice routers are updated with the latest firmware to manage your Orbi Voices via the Orbi router web interface. You can use the Orbi router web interface to check for new firmware and update the firmware for Orbi Voice, or you can update the firmware for Orbi Voice setup manually. To check for new firmware and update the Orbi Voice:
Launch a web browser from a computer or mobile device connected to your Orbi network.
Enter orbilogin.com. A login window will open.
Enter the router administrator username and password. The username is admin. The password is what you enter when you first sign in. Username and password are case sensitive.
The BASIC homepage is displayed.
Select ADVANCED> Administration> Firmware Update. The firmware update page is displayed.
Click the Review button. The router is checking for new firmware for the router and Orbi Voice.
If new firmware is available, click the Update All button. The router finds and downloads the Orbi Voice router and firmware and initiates the update.
Note: To avoid the risk of firmware corruption, do not interrupt the upgrade.
Orbi Voice Not Connecting
On the off chance that you are facing the orbi voice not connecting error, then it might be because of the older orbi firmware that cannot connect properly to set up Alexa on your Orbi device or it requires to be reset to its factory default settings. So you can update the firmware manually or by following the steps that are given above. To manually upgrade your firmware:
On a browser, type orbilogin.com
Fill in the login details and click on ‘sign in’.
The basic homepage will appear on your screen.
Select ‘advanced’ then ‘administration’ then ‘firmware update’ and lastly ‘manual update’.
Tap on the ‘update’ button and the firmware window will appear.
Enter the admin password in case the browser asks for it.
Click on ‘browse’ and choose the file that you have downloaded.
The uploading process will take few minutes.
After Orbi Voice finishes the update, select Status and check the firmware version again on the status page.
Orbi Voice Bluetooth Setup
The Netgear Orbi Voice is either a brilliant idea or a crazy idea. Maybe both. This is a satellite add-on to the great Orbi Wi-Fi network that not only helps expand your wireless network around the house but also has speakers developed by audio experts at Harman Kardon and included in Amazon Alexa’s integrated support.
Available as a standalone satellite add-on, for owners of existing Orbi setups, or as a package that includes the Orbi Voice satellite and Orbi router and is aimed at those looking to enter the world of connected Wi-Fi. It’s also aimed at Orbi owners looking to buy smart speakers that sound great for their Amazon Echo and Google Home speakers. Unlike other smart speakers, however, it doesn’t have a built-in Bluetooth or AUX audio input. This means you cannot turn on the device and use it as a speaker via cable or Bluetooth. Therefore, you are limited to few services available through Alexa.
Orbi Voice Rbs40 Setup
Your RBS40V Orbi Voice is set to Orbi mode by default and is only compatible with Orbi routers. However, to perform orbi voice rbs40 setup;
Open a browser of your choice connected to orbi network
Type orbilogin.com in the URL bar
Fill in the default username and password in the required fields.
Once the basic homepage displays on the screen, select ‘Add Orbi Satellite’.
Once selected, follow the prompted instructions on your screen to access the orbi voice setup.
Orbi Voice Ac2200 Setup
To perform the Orbi Voice ac2200 setup process, given are the steps you need to follow:
First, visit orbi-app-com.
Download and install the orbi app on your device.
Place your orbi voice near to your router.
Connect it to a power source but do not switch it on.
By pressing and holding the Sync button on your orbi voice change the mode to orbi mode.
Once the LED lights up launch the orbi app.
Under the ‘home’ icon, tap on ‘add satellite’.
Further, to sync your orbi router with orbi voice, follow the prompted instructions.
Orbi Voice Alexa Not Working
To add the Alexa Voice Assistant feature to your Orbi Voice using the Orbi app:
Run the Netgear Orbi application.
The dashboard is displayed.
Touch Voice Control.
Tap Detail> Amazon Account.
Tap Sign in to Amazon.
Follow the prompted instructions for adding Amazon Alexa.
Orbi Voice Volume Not Working
You can control Orbi Voice settings such as equalizer (EQ) and volume with the Netgear Orbi app. To fix the orbi voice volume not working or to see the Orbi Voice settings follow the below steps:
Start the Netgear Orbi application. The dashboard is displayed.
Touch the Orbi router image on the dashboard. A network card is displayed.
Touch your Orbi voice. Information about your Orbi Voice will be displayed.
The Orbi Voice settings will be displayed.