Plume Hardware

Tech Specs & Capabilities

  • PowerPod Wi-Fi Interfaces Dual band, simultaneously operating 2.4GHz 2x2 and 5GHz 4x4 MIMO 802.11b/g/n/ac radios Operating bandwidths of 20/40MHz for 2.4GHz and 20/40/80MHz for 5GHz AC2100 Gigabit Wi-Fi (300 + 1733 Mbps) Wireless On-boarding Interface Bluetooth® Smart Ready Wi-Fi Channels...

  • The SuperPod features two Ethernet ports and tri-band connectivity, whereas the PowerPod includes one Ethernet port and dual band speeds. PowerPods and SuperPods work seamlessly together to extend Wi-Fi coverage throughout your home. Additionally, SuperPods should be used as a gateway pod (Ethern...

  • PowerPods have dual-band 802.11b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi radios. We have seen single device Wi-Fi speeds of up to 350 Mbps for devices connected to PowerPods in ideal lab situations.  The SuperPod adds an additional tri-band 4x4 MIMO Wi-Fi radio to increase speeds and coverage throughout the home. For real-...

  • It's difficult to provide you with exact numbers because of all the variables and configurations inside a home. While every home is unique, you can place SuperPods in every other room in your home. It has a range of 9-12 metres through walls and 18-24 metres apart for large open spaces. Typicall...

  • Plume supports IPv6 when the Networking Mode is set to Auto (Bridge). Since your router is distributing IP addresses when Plume is in Auto (Bridge) mode, it will allow IPv4 and IPv6 propagation to end client devices. Currently, when Plume acting as the Router it will only support IPv4.

  • Plume does not support Power over Ethernet (PoE). You will not be able to run PoE devices wired to Plume, they will require a separate power supply. We have designed our PowerPods and SuperPods with this in mind in order to maintain their compact design. After all we like to be stylish. All Plume...

Hardware Warranty & RMAs

  • All Plume pods come with a one-year warranty, so if one of your pods is defective, we will send you a replacement free-of-charge. When you renew your membership, the one-year warranty rolls over for another year. We are currently unable to process RMA requests for pods being used in countries out...

Release Notes

  • Plume will be releasing software updates from time to time. These updates will happen automatically, on a rolling basis. It may take up to a week from release for your location to receive the update. Your pods must be connected to the Plume network to receive the software updates. If any of your ...

  • iOS App Release Notes  App Version 2.7.11 - Released June 26 2020 Localisation enhancements Japanese localisation specific visual improvements App Version 2.7.9 - Released June 25 2020 NEW - Introducing Motion, the latest in the Plume suite of Smart Home offerings. Now you can turn your existi...

  • You can always download the latest App from the Google Play Store. App Version 2.3.8-eu-386 - Released June 25 2020 NEW - Introducing Motion, the latest in the Plume suite of Smart Home offerings. Now you can turn your existing Wi-Fi connected devices into motion sensors, with no additional hard...

  • Plume will be releasing software updates from time to time. These updates will happen automatically, on a rolling basis. It may take up to a week from release for your location to receive the update. Your Pods must be connected to the Plume network to receive the software updates. If any of your ...

  • Plume makes regular updates to the cloud in order to add new features and fix issues.  Most updates do not have a visible impact on the behaviour of your network and new features often require updates to the Plume app for you to access them. The updates listed below are changes that you may see a...