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Need wireless router suggestions...

by satorifound / December 12, 2012 7:01 AM PST

Our wifi router seems to send out an awful signal. My husband is constantly booted and the kids computer downstairs lags horribly. We have an older Netgear N150 currently. Does anyone have a suggestion for a decent router that will send out a strong signal to both stories of the house. Or if that isn't possible, perhaps a solution on how to boost the signal.

Thank you for your time,

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You can pay from $15 to over $100
by wpgwpg / December 12, 2012 7:17 AM PST

What I'm using is a Tenda wireless-N router that I bought for $15. It's upstairs and I'm in the den downstairs with my laptop where it works just fine. It also works on the opposite corner of the upstairs with a desktop. If you need a more powerful router, you can buy the ones with two or three antennas, but the $15 Tenda works fine for me. If your old router is wireless-G, you'll be pleasantly surprised at the increased speed and distance of wireless N.

Good luck.

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Which one I should choice from Huawei E392-12and Huawei E392
by 4glteway / December 12, 2012 4:34 PM PST

I feel confused with Huawei E392, What is different between Huawei E392-12and Huawei E392-21 . and which one I should choice from Huawei E392-12and Huawei E392-21 . I will very thankful if someone can tell me .

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Re: modem
by Kees_B Forum moderator / December 12, 2012 5:00 PM PST

Two questions:
1. Please provide a link to the product pages of these 2 devices (preferably on the huawei-site). Those would show the differences.
2. Assuming both work, it depends on your intented use which one would be best for you.But you didn't tell about that, so even if the differences are clear, it's impossible to say what's best for you.


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That Huawei gets spammed here.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 13, 2012 12:30 AM PST

Because of the spam I can't consider that model.

Besides if the maker or seller will not answer your questions, that's another reason to not buy them.

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