This app is the command center for your Velop system and Linksys Smart Wi-Fi routers. Use the Linksys app anywhere you have an internet connection to check connected devices, set up guest access, or keep your kids off the internet when they should be doing homework. The updated app now covers Velop, whole home mesh WiFi that provides seamless, full-strength WiFi for the whole family.

KEY FEATURES
• Remote Access – All you need is an internet connection.
• Dashboard – Your WiFi’s vital stats on one page.
• Guest Access – Give friends internet access while keeping personal data secure.
• Device Prioritization – Improve streaming and online gaming by assigning WiFi priority to favored devices.
• Parental Controls – Encourage kids’ healthy internet behavior by pausing internet access or blocking specific sites.

SUBSCRIPTION INFO
Linksys Shield is a premium subscription for Velop tri-band users. Shield makes sure kids get content that's right for their age. Fully customizable presets give you complete control over the content your kids see. Linksys Shield can be used on up to 14 devices connected to your Velop tri-band system.

SUBSCRIPTION PRICING AND TERMS
Linksys Shield offers two auto-renewing subscription options:
• $4.99 per month
• $49.99 per year
Prices are in US dollars. Your price may be converted to your local currency.

Your 30-day trial converts to a paid subscription unless you turn off auto-renew. Trial runs 30 consecutive days even if canceled before it expires.
Subscriptions automatically renew at the end of each term and you will be charged through your Google Play Account. You may turn off subscription auto-renewal at any time through the Google Play Store. We cannot offer a refund for unsubscribing early.
Privacy Policy: www.linksys.com/embed/lswf/en/privacy-policy/
Terms of Use: www.linksys.com/embed/lswf/en/terms/


SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS*
• Velop systems and Linksys Smart Wi-Fi routers. Full list of supported routers: www.LinksysSmartWiFi.com/cloud/ustatic/mobile/supportedRouters.html
• User account (created in the app or at www.LinksysSmartWiFi.com) connected to your Linksys product.
• Android 4.1 and greater
* Linksys Shield subscription service requires a tri-band Velop system
Our new Velop product line features Bluetooth setup. In Android 6 and higher, apps must request location permissions to use Bluetooth. We don't collect or use any location information in our app.
For additional help, visit our support site at support.linksys.com
From version Linksys 2.8.0:
Introducing Linksys Shield, a subscription service for Velop Tri-Band users that enhances parental controls. With a firmware update in early February, Linksys Shield allows you to block categories of web content and defend against malicious websites. Look for the new feature on your Linksys app dashboard.

Have suggestions? Send them to [email protected].
Variant
Arch
Version
DPI
(x86) (Android 4.0.3+)
Latest: 2.5.0 on November 20, 2017
(x86) (Android 4.1+)
Latest: 2.8.0 on February 1, 2019
All versions
February 1, 2019
January 2, 2019
December 1, 2018
October 25, 2018
August 27, 2018
November 20, 2017
May 7, 2017
March 7, 2017
October 24, 2016
August 15, 2016