BANA Hardware

CPU MTK 7620N @580Mhz
Memory/Storage DDR1 64MB/ FLASH 16MB
Interfaces 1 WAN, 1 LAN, 1 USB2.0, 1 micro USB (power), 1 Reset button
Frequency 2.4GHz
Transmission rate 300Mbps
Max Tx Power 20dBm
Protocol 802.11 b/g/n
External Storage support FAT32/EXFAT/EXT4/EXT3/EXT2/NTFS
Webcam support MJPG, YUV
DIY features UART, 4GPIO, 3.3V & 5V power port
External antenna support Yes
PoE support Yes
Power input 5V/1A
Power consumption < 2W
Maximum number of clients per Router 16
Dimension, Weight 58*58*25mm, 39g



  • Router guides you to configure

    How to start the Network?

    Power on the Root BANA (Marked Root on the top). Wait for a minute. Your network is started. Cool. Is n't it?

    Following are the default Network Name and Network Key?

    Default Network Name: Nearhop
    Default Key: nearhop123

    The moment you are connected to this Network, you will be automaticlaly redirected to the settings page. If not, check on the top-left corner of your mobile which shows something like "Sign into Nearhop". Tap onto it and you will be taken to the Settings page.

    Or if the above steps do not work, open a browser and type It will redirect you to WiFi settings page.

    You will be asked to enter a Password. Default Password is admin . Change the Network Name and Key and Save the settings. Reconnect using the updated Network Name and Key.

Add new Routers Securely

How to add more BANA Routers?

Power-on the new BANA to be added. Make sure it is in the vicinity the Root BANA. Wait for a minute. You will see that WLAN LED glow. There will be a switch adjacent to Reset button. Move the switch towards Reset button.

Move the switch towards Reset Button at Root BANA also. In about 15 to 30 seconds, the LEDs on the new BANA blink for atleast 5 times. It indicates your new BANA has joined the network successfully. Install it at your favorite location like Mounting on a sidewall or top or wherever.

You can cross-verify this by checking in the Web UI or App. Goto Network-->Hops. You will see the newly added BANA in the network.