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Wireless router for Grandma?

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Looking to get a wireless router for my Grandmother for Xmas. I found one on newegg for a very nice price but wanted to know what you guys thought.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16833124284

49.99 + 10 bucks off with free shipping.

She will just do lite internet, no gaming, p2p or any streaming. She may share her mp3s between her PC and laptop. She lives in a 1100sqft condo as well.

Should be good yeah?
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that is a solid router and should suit your grandma just fine. flash the firmware to dd-wrt and it will perform even better as well as give you better options when you set up her network.
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that is a solid router and should suit your grandma just fine. flash the firmware to dd-wrt and it will perform even better as well as give you better options when you set up her network.
wont that void the warranty? :-/
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ASUS WL-520gU
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16833320023

$20 AR + Free Ship.


DD-WRT compatible.
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wont that void the warranty? :-/
Depends, would you ship it back with the hacked firmware? Or would you try to destroy it so they couldn't check before that happens?

;P

To my knowledge, no.
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