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what connection to get?

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hey everybody. I have my desktop pc in my room using my old wireless g router. we just had new cable put in yesterday and we got the internet with 20-30mbps. on my g-router on speak easy's test I'm getting 14.5mbps. on the laptop in the main room connected to the modem it's getting 31mbps. same in my room when I plug in the modem I'm getting 31mbps. so my question is should I get a second modem for my room or should I just get a wireless N router? if I do get a router should I get a basic N or should I get a higher one like a dual-band? also will any router give me 31mbps like the modem? any and all suggestions welcomed.
Edited by onmiway75 - 3/8/11 at 7:20pm
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ok?
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Get a wireless N.
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I have the wireless N here but it doesn't seem to have a connection.
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Upgrade your router and wireless card to N capable if you would like more bandwidth, although 14.5 mbps is nothing to fuss at. That's about the limit of G, even though the box says '54 mbps'.
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