Smart Wi-Fi router HiWiFi released Hi 2, the second generation of its flagship product Hi1, after securing tens of millions of dollars in Series A financing this September. The new gadget is priced at 169 yuan ($27.53), lower than 199 yuan for Hi 1.

Hi2 supports 2.4G/5GHz dual-band and 802.11ac wireless protocol, increasing the wireless transmission speed by 300%. It has 128M memory and 16M flash memory, and features high-speed SD card and USB.

Additionally, the company released a 99 yuan Hi 1S, the upgraded version for the first generation without support for 802.11ac, and a 69 yuan accessory which can increase the Wi-Fi coverage by more than 50%.

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Emma Lee is Shanghai-based tech writer, covering startups and tech happenings in China and Asia in general. We are looking for stories related to tech and China. Reach her at lixin@technode.com.