You plug it into a wall socket within the range of an existing Wi-Fi network to help extend its range.
Though far from perfect, the Linksys E2500's ease of use, nice design, and reasonable price make it a very good router for a small home or apartment.
With its ability to stream hundreds of audio and video channels (including Netflix, Amazon, Vudu, and Hulu Plus), the $60 Roku HD would be our top pick for those seeking an ultra-affordable Internet media box -- if not for the fact that it's nearly identical to the slightly cheaper Roku LT.
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Unusually gutsy sound for a center speaker.
Whether you use a Mac or a PC, the 320GB Western Digital My Passport Studio is the perfect compact external drive with a low cost per GB, a compact design, decent performance, and a surprisingly lengthy warranty.
The decent performance of this DLP HDTV is overshadowed by its unattractive styling and high price.
The NetCenter NAS drive is a solid SOHO shared storage drive at a fair price, making it a good choice for the average user.
Though the Netgear WN511B notebook adapter is an overall decent performer, its times are still fall far short of the scorching speeds promised by the new draft-N standard. Don't jump on the draft N bandwagon just yet.
With its extensive setup help, new design, and content-filtering features, the RP614 will appeal to families looking to build an affordable and secure home network.