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post #11 of 17
No.

Just get a good router...

One of the best routers for ADSL is the Thomson speedtouch 585
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Quote:
Originally Posted by The_Rocker View Post
No.

Just get a good router...

One of the best routers for ADSL is the Thomson speedtouch 585
I would say the Thomson Speedtouch 585 is a good budget router. Plus I've never had much luck in the past with Thomson products. Its worth spending the extra £5-10 and getting a Netgear or Linksys router.
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Well, I have an SMC7004VBR Barricade I've had it for years... I have 3 computers hooked up to it and sometimes making it 4 because of Xbox360 or PS3.
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Nay.
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post #15 of 17
"GameFuel" is what my router supports and it does jack but cause more problems with other things.

I can't even torrent with it on... it fails all my torrents at 99%.
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post #16 of 17
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Originally Posted by xlastshotx View Post
I would say Yes IF you are using a wireless connection for gaming. If you are using a Wired connection (which is always best) then any router will do fine.
I agree. There is no space for slow down when its all hooked up, when its wireless stronger waves help.
post #17 of 17
Instead of the spending on that router. You should buy the Killer NIC instead.
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