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Internet upgrade need a new wifi router

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I currently have the WRT54GL now I might just have it configured wrong but I just upgraded to charters 100/5 internet. My computers are as follows:

Gaming Tower - Hardwired
Laptop 1 - Wireless
Laptop 2 - Wireless
Laptop 3 - Wireless
Work Tower - Wireless
Cell Phone Android 1 - Wireless
Cell Phone Android 2 - Wireless
Cell Phone iPhone - Wireless
Xbox 360 - Wireless
The items in bold are not always in the home so they are more of a guest.

Location - Apartment
Router Location - Back Bedroom
Furthest distance 25ft.



I would like the gaming tower and xbox to get the brunt of the speed then the laptops and cell phones. I am not sure if the router I have is enough to handle the increased speed. If not I would like some recommendation.

Thank You.
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If you don't have a budget,this can handle the increase speed and load.


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833320091
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Yeah asus n66 or n56 should do the job. Both get high review points on web. n66 might be overfeatured for you, just check online for its features. n56 is $100 on newegg and should do just fine. And if you can move the router to the middle of the apartment, the wireless connections will be better.
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