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Cisco Connect Cloud and Linksys EA 4500 routerCisco Linksys EA series routers and Cisco Connect Cloud change home-networking completely.
Hey guys don't go here and today I'm gonna change some of -- hope that look for good. And of course -- bad. Much better. Seriously for the first town the -- is no longer what you think about only when your network is down but something it would take on daily. Again do that from anywhere on your iPhone to a new iPad -- -- new MacBook Pro. -- in my case on all three of them at a same time. Just because I care. Now the router -- all around rows in question are those belonging to links -- Such as is links -- -- for 500 right here. Now I picked this one because this is that -- yet and 900 router that off what's sure dual band which expand providing up to 450 megabits per second. On the bike it has four Gigabit Lan ports and one did you beat one port. Those so I USB 2.0 port to host -- those or storage in my testing this -- he awful very good performance. And also very good range. What is -- is -- Cisco connect cloud that when -- like just a few days ago. That's a form web that and it with the UA for a 500 as -- -- all -- the support -- to offer a lot more features. And they can also be managed via the Internet using a web -- -- All mobile apps for IOS and Android devices. Now to do this pupils have to register and track how -- Cisco connect -- which is very easy and fast to do is also free. After that you can use that -- how to manage multiple routers or multiple home network that -- For example he I have looked so of them one of them is CNET -- with this one right here. And the -- is a Gateway for my suit could -- Human I don't know where -- As -- can see again is -- widgets to network without having to lock out. And take a look. This iPad right here is actually connect of the Internet using Verizon four GL TE that means I can do -- these no matter where I am without having to be at home at the local network. Now the Cisco -- -- -- to -- has two parts. The virus settings and the embedded apps the -- sitting. -- include all the basic setting commonly found in router such as local network setting -- whoa why is that look port for -- and so are. Embedded apps a special feature of the Linksys router. Now the big is also the most common feature a -- -- -- Syria -- -- is something called media privatization. -- allow for up to three devices and or web services to be put on the high priority at least. You can easily move a device also villas are off this -- those on the -- We have of the -- -- with before the rest of the connected devices -- the same goes for parental control feature see how you can enable of these and pick what type of restriction. Easily. Again you can do that even when you are not at home the Cisco connect clout -- third parties to develop apps for your whole network. For example you have the -- the best up apps formed fresh consulting using -- -- one log in with the Cisco connect a capped. I can quickly to put on the web filtering of the home network via three filtering levels. -- I want most can go through -- so not so much and at level three. The Internet is basically useless for my friend Eric Franklin. A Cisco connect cloud is not prolific however while seen nothing is profit. But for more on that and also the performance of the -- is EA for a 500. Check out the full reviews and -- Bob -- Once again but it has doubled and this has been known -- -- -- Cisco manic clowns and the Linksys DA's for a 500 route.