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i noticed a cheap blu ray player that has wifi...

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it says in the description that the player has 802.11n wifi. my question is, will it work with my router that has only 802.11b/g?
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If your router has b/g/n capabilities, sure. Steaming high definitions movie over 802.11g isn't the greatest of ideas.
 
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I wont be streaming HD movies on it. I just want to know if the player will work with my router that does not have N, but only has B/G.

basically, is wifi backwards compatible?
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Most Tvs/blu-ray are backward compatible so it should work with G. If not you could always upgrade that router and get with the times bro.

In the future read the reviews, a user in the reviews mentioned no problems with using wireless G. I understand reading the reviews can be a crap-shoot, but there really are a few intelligent people out there capable of writing up an informative product review. You will be fine, order it up.
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