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Hey everyone,

I'm in the market for a new wireless router. My current router is about 3 years old, drops out constantly and the range is terrible (barely 100 ft). I have 20mb/s internet and would like a router that can take advantage of it. Please if possible suggest multiple routers so that I have a few choices. Thanks a lot!
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WNR3500L

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833122334


I have DD-WRT on mine and it works great, Super stable. Can push files over the gigabit line to my server at 100MB/s limited by the hard drive, I can max out the amount of connections the router can handle and doesnt slow down. My old WRT54G running dd-wrt Would freeze up after a few hours of bittorrent load.
Edited by DzillaXx - 4/12/12 at 6:24pm
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E4200v2

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so far it looks like the E4200v2 is the best reviewed router out of the ones suggested
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asus has better range from what i told
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Quote:
Originally Posted by cryfreedom66 View Post

so far it looks like the E4200v2 is the best reviewed router out of the ones suggested
its nice I have one

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Quote:
Originally Posted by Juggalo23451 View Post

rt-n66u
rt-n56u

these are two beasts and if you have the money well worth it smile.gif
Asus RT-N56U
http://www.smallnetbuilder.com/wireless/wireless-reviews/31436-asus-rt-n56u-black-diamond-dual-band-gigabit-wireless-n-router-reviewed
Asus RT-N66U
http://www.smallnetbuilder.com/wireless/wireless-reviews/31687-asus-rt-n66u-dark-knight-dual-band-wireless-n900-gigabit-router-reviewed
Quote:
Originally Posted by cryfreedom66 View Post

so far it looks like the E4200v2 is the best reviewed router out of the ones suggested

i have a linksys E4200v2 because i couldn't get an Asus RT-N56U.. very happy with the E4200v2, it is perfect wireless all over my 2 story home that in all corners never bottlenecks my internet and i have solid brick/concrete walls... with my linksys because most the airflow comes from beneath can get hot, some poeple put latop coolers under them but i just raised it with some small blocks and it is nice and cool plus as you can see i live in a hot country..

but as i linked above the Asus are well reviewed smile.gif

linksys E4200v2 another great review
http://www.smallnetbuilder.com/wireless/wireless-reviews/31651-cisco-linksys-e4200v2-dual-band-n900-router-reviewed
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