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Wireless speed question

by soulskier / February 5, 2006 3:22 AM PST

I get my internet here in Argentina via Satellite at 128/64. It is expensive, almost US$200/month. I use a DLink DI-534 router. My question is, with these new routers out there, can they speed up things and when I am downloading, will I noticed a difference is getting a webpage on my screen. Thank you

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Probably not.... because the router has
by Melati Hitam / February 5, 2006 4:47 AM PST

a little to do with the speed.

And since you are talking about wireless signal, Line of Sight, Interference, Distance etc. become a factor in your speed/signal strenght.

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?
by soulskier / February 5, 2006 6:42 AM PST

Yes, I understand about the function of a router. But I have read the new routers (Mimo) are faster, could they speed up the final product (speed of download)?

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Oohh Ok, it will, but don't expect to much
by Melati Hitam / February 5, 2006 3:43 PM PST
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They claim it can boost your speed about 10x and increase the range 3x.

But again, do not think that you will get 10x of your current speed...

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the test result
by Melati Hitam / February 5, 2006 3:52 PM PST
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