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ok im looking at this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16833122326 and the only reason why im looking at it is because it logs the data usage and will alert me if im hitting a certain point. As im about to get comcast cable internet as they are the fastest in my town and i know they got a 250gb cap. And i wanted a router that can do all wireless bands plus have 1gb ethernet ports.

That and it just looks sexy lol
 
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I love mine, got it about 3 months ago, no drops or anything but the 5ghz range could be better. The 2.4ghz is great although a bit slower on bytes.

There's also no dd-wrt support atm, at least not with a bunch of programming so, you can't increase the signal strengths yet. If you just want a good stock router I would recommend it.

And I have not used it but the traffic meter in the settings will notify you if you're getting close to your limit with lights on the router and pop-ups.
Edited by Roxxas049 - 6/9/10 at 11:28pm
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oh well thats good to know. do you know if it can broadcast G and N at the same time or just one signal type?
 
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I have that router, it's amazing.. you should buy it.
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Originally Posted by terraprime View Post
oh well thats good to know. do you know if it can broadcast G and N at the same time or just one signal type?
You should be able to configure this option in the router... though you would be limiting performance if you have a mixed 802.11n & 802.11g environment.
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It can broadcast both at the same time, my son's and wife's computers uses the 5g and my daughter's computer uses the 2.4g they both work well together. You don't have to configure it, just turn on both radios.
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oh ok well i think i just might buy it then thx
 
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