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i picked this up last week, so far not one reset.

Netgear WNR2000 Wireless

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post #12 of 18
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Originally Posted by Melee View Post
Which is better between the WRT310N and E2000? I can get them both for around $40.
e2000 is just a tad better but if their both at the same price, the e2000 is a no brainer.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Melee View Post
I can also get a WRT610N for $60.
definitely worth the extra bucks, double the specs of the 310n and e2000.

WNR2000 is comparable to e1000, wrt120n, rt-n12 etc. they air 50ish new and you won't go wrong with any of them. RT-n12 is the cheapest though and can be bought for 40 new @ newegg. however, they are dual band routers so if you got a mix of wireless g and n devices @ home, go with one of the more expensive routers.
Edited by darksideleader - 2/19/11 at 10:18pm
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Originally Posted by kz26 View Post
WRT54GL. Can be had for around $45.
big strong dinosaur is still a dinosaur. why get an overpriced g router when there are solid n alternatives in his price range? no, he likely doesn't need the speed now but in the future he might.
post #14 of 18
I would recommend the Netgear WNR2000
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WRT310N just so you know has i small problem.. It gets HOT well at least i think so. I ended up putting it ontop of pc bout 1 inch above where there is a 120mm fan as an exhaust to help keep cool.. Besides that its a GREAT router i think. Haven't tried and flash to dd-wrto firmware yet, not sure whats one best believe my router is a version 1. Running most up to date firmware from cisco.

And Cisco is the company that makes Linksys routers so you know thats a
     
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post #16 of 18
Thread Starter 
I found the E2000 for $35 Shipped.

Basically, I'm looking for the "best bang for my buck" for the cheapest price possible. I don't need the greatest router in the world, just one that is reliable, high quality, and can handle all the things I need it to without lagging or struggling at all.

What router would fit that description?
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Thread Starter 
I went ahead and picked up the E2000 for $35 Shipped.

Smart purchase? (I hope. lol)
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post #18 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by Melee View Post
I went ahead and picked up the E2000 for $35 Shipped.

Smart purchase? (I hope. lol)
i think you will be happy. Like i said cisco makes linksys routers and everybody loves them so should be a nice one.. I love my cisco wrt310n never had issue with it yet besides the lil heat but that was an easy fix for me.

Let us know how it does when u get it
     
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