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Saw this a while ago, nice to see a review on it. I'd never buy one, but it's good to know that it worked pretty well--for those who are interested in it.

I read the review, but I didn't see a section on the range of the device--probably there, I just missed it. I mean, not like a super-long range would matter since you still have to be able to see the screen.

Anyhoo, it mainly begs the question, why, when you can just use a wireless keyboard if you need space between yourself and whatever monitor you'll be using? And with the translation module taking up not a tiny amount of space (but also not insanely large), it has a similar footprint as a small form-factor HTPC.
    
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but.. wouldnt it lag behind a bit? lol

maby for a HTPC. would be epic
but dont think for gamming might be alright though
    
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*lol delete*
Edited by dafootballer - 2/16/11 at 3:25pm
    
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but.. wouldnt it lag behind a bit? lol

maby for a HTPC. would be epic
but dont think for gamming might be alright though
Probably no more than gaming on wifi would cause lag--which isn't much. but I'm only guessing.
    
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Hook that upto one of those "un-upgradeable" computers.
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Is it just me or is the link not working?

EDIT: it's just me wink.gif
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hook that upto one of those "un-upgradeable" computers.
oh you mean like a mac?ca?!?!c asdaf! Mac!:"s are awesome!fadfj!!!! I kccnow cuz my cousins best friends sisters aunts step-grandfather haz one and he sez its sweet!
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post #18 of 33
i would love one for a HTPC. but i think ill stick with a average cord
    
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post #19 of 33
This will be useful for those that have HTPC's in a different room from their TV (multiple TV's and one HTPC). Also it could have some uses for virtual machines.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by guyladouche View Post
I read the review, but I didn't see a section on the range of the device--probably there, I just missed it. I mean, not like a super-long range would matter since you still have to be able to see the screen.
In the final page (Conclusion):

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WHDI in the sense of the wireless signal works pretty darn well. Advertised you get 100 Ft / 33 Meters at your disposal to work with. Now we can't 100% concur how exact that figure is, as a lot of the distance available to you will depend on how cluttered your 5 GHz band is. For example if your neighbors all love and use Wireless N routers, that might hinder the signal.

However, we have a 5G enabled router as well, and our network is cluttered and smeared with wireless signals yet that did not stop this solution to break through one concrete iron bar enforced floor and a distance of roughly 10 meters. In this environment we had a flawless signal.
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