Today Comcast announced that the Xfinity xFi platform is now available in Spanish, giving Spanish-speaking Xfinity Internet customers a better way to manage their home WiFi network and the connected devices in their home, as well as block cyber security threats on their home network through xFi Advanced Security.
xFi is a simple, digital dashboard for Xfinity customers to control their home WiFi network. Spanish-speaking customers will now have unprecedented visibility and control over one of the most important technologies in their lives – with the fastest speeds, the best coverage, and ultimate in-home control. With xFi, they can now set up personalized profiles for all the people and devices in their home so they can to organize, monitor and personalize their home WiFi experience. Spanish-speaking customers can also now take advantage of the xFi parental control features like pausing WiFi and screen time scheduling, as well as leveraging content filters that ensure younger children can only access age-appropriate content, which is especially important with families home spending more time online.
xFi Advanced Security is free for all xFicustomers, bringing a new home WiFi security feature to Spanish-speaking customers that take advantage of xFi. xFi Advanced Security is included with the platform and protects all the devices connected to a customers’ home network from malware and other security threats. It requires no software download or additional set-up other than logging into xFi via the mobile app or online, making it simple and easy to protect wired and WiFi connected devices in the home; including smart TVs or thermostats, or devices without keyboards or screens like security cameras or smart speakers. Comcast is the only provider to offer this service at no additional cost – a $72 annual value.
In order to access xFi in Spanish, customers must have their device language set to Spanish. They can then access the xFi mobile app (iOS and Android). xFi is available to the more than 18 million Xfinity Internet customers who lease a compatible xFi gateway.