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    TP-Link AP behind gigabit Switch?

    I have a feeling that this is going to be my new favorite place(forum-wise) I have a room in my home where I need to put an Access Point with directional antennae for my detached garage apartment tenant. I only have one CAT6 line ran to this room where I currently store my NAS, so I added a...
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    2 Asus AC3100, main router and one as extender/AP/bridge?

    Hello all, I have seen similar threads but haven't come across my exact setup and hoping to shed some light on a setup. I currently have my main AC3100 router in my living room where the coax cable comes in and it covers most of my place. However, down the hall in the last bedroom/bathroom...
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    access point with at least two gigabit ethernet ports

    This seems to be a tall order, I need an access point for my office, not a router. But the access point needs to have at least two gigabit ethernet ports, one for the router connection and one for the pc. I dont really care a lot if its 2.4ghz or 5ghz, i just want the gigabit ethernet option...
  4. Julio Urquidi

    Netgear Adds $99 SOHO / SMB Access Point

    The new NETGEAR WAC104 is an AC1200 class simultaneous dual-band 802.11ac access point designed for small office/home office environments. The WAC104 supports maximum link rates of 867 Mbps at 5 GHz and 300 Mbps at 2.4 GHz and includes a built-in four-port Ethernet switch for wired...
  5. Julio Urquidi

    Netgear’s Latest ProSAFE Access Point Includes 2.5 Gbps Ethernet, PoE

    The soon to be released NETGEAR WAC740 is an AC2600 class MU-MIMO 4x4 AP that will have maximum wireless link rates of 600 Mbps at 2.4 GHz and 1.7 Gbps at 5 GHz. With the WAC740, SMB customers can opt for either using a bonded connection to the access point’s two Gigabit ports, or use its...
  6. Julio Urquidi

    EnGenius Announces Pre-Order For Mesh Surveillance System

    The new Neutron Mesh Surveillance System, model name EWS1025SCAM, is a hybrid access point/2 MP IP surveillance camera that EnGenius is targeting at residential integrators. The access point part of the EWS1025SCAM is a dual-band Wireless AC device with maximum link rates of 300 Mbps at 2.4 GHz...
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    Unstable primary router - rock solid secondary router: please help

    Greetings: I recently setup a home network using two routers: one for a private network (with file sharing, print sharing, etc.) and the other for a guest network with no shares or access to the private network. The routers are tied together on different floors of a two story home using MoCA...
  8. Julio Urquidi

    Amped Wireless Expands Artemis Wi-Fi Line-Up, Adds AC1300 AP

    Amped Wireless announced the latest product in its Artemis family, the AC1300 Artemis-AP access point. Similar to the Artemis-EX range extender and Artemis Wi-Fi router, the new access point is a 2x2 802.11ac device supporting MU-MIMO, with maximum link rates of 399 Mbps at 2.4 GHz and 866 Mbps...
  9. ChicagoOutfit

    Help Setting Up Home Wireless Network (Floor Plans Included)

    Good evening! I am new to setting up "enterprise-like" wireless for the home; and know that if any folks have suggestions on a proper set-up, they will be members here at SmallNetBuilder. A family friend is moving into a single family home in Milwaukee that consists of four floors (three above...
  10. Julio Urquidi

    D-Link Announces N300 Outdoor PoE AP

    D-Link introduced its latest outdoor POE access point, the DAP-3320. Designed for business applications ranging from SMB to enterprise, the new AP can be centrally managed, along with other APs, using D-Link’s Central WiFi Manager. The DAP-3320 is a 2.4 GHz 802.11n device using a 2 dBi antenna...
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    Bridge or AP mode when using the Asus ac5300 and ASUS RP-ac68u?

    Hey guys, I recently bought the both of these as the router is in the garage and I need to connect my media devices. I'm just wondering what is the best way to connect them in regards to the RP-ac68u? I only need to connect wired, and don't care much about wireless atm. Will I get better...
  12. Julio Urquidi

    Ruckus’ New Cloud Wi-Fi Offering Now Generally Available

    Ruckus announced that Cloud Wi-Fi, its WLAN management-as-a-service, is now generally available. The new cloud platform helps build out and manage small to large wireless networks using a cloud UI to streamline wireless network management. The simplified UI presents only the data needed while...
  13. Julio Urquidi

    TP-Link Unveils Wireless AC Ceiling-Mounted Access Points for SMB, Hospitality

    TP-Link announced two new ceiling-mounted Wireless AC access points designed for SMBs and small campus environments, including schools, restaurants and hotels. Similarly designed, the first of the two dual-band access points is the AC1900 TP-Link EAP330. The faster of the two announced APs...
  14. Julio Urquidi

    Linksys Releases New MU-MIMO Products: Wireless AP and USB Adapter

    The Linksys LAPAC2600 is a 4x4 dual-band Wireless AC access point. Rated as an AC2600 wireless device (800 Mbps at 2.4 GHz and 1733 Mbps at 5 GHz), the new AP is targeted towards the segment of the small and medium business market needing to handle BYOD on a budget. As a MU-MIMO device, the...
  15. Julio Urquidi

    TRENDnet Releases 10dBi N300 Outdoor PoE Access Point

    TRENDnet's latest 10dBi N300 outdoor PoE TEW-740APBO access point focuses more on coverage than speed. Able to support AP, WDS, Repeater, and CPE+ AP modes, the TEW-740APBO wasn’t made for its speed given its maximum 300 Mbps link rate. Instead, the IP67 weather-rated AP was designed for long...
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    Access Point mode AC68U

    Hi all, I am going mad, I have set up my AC68U to AP mode.. with my AC3200 as the main router (connected my crappy virgin hub3) But when I access the ac68u it only lets me pick one band, can it not broadcast 2.4ghz and 5ghz simultaneously?, How does this work? I have a cat5e cable that runs...
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    Which router/access point to buy?

    Hi there, My current setup is the Bell supplied HH2000 in the basement and Asus RT-N65U on the main floor. I do not have the liberty to move the Asus, which I'm looking to replace, to the second floor (no Ethernet). I have both boxes on the same SSID, both on separate channels, one high...
  18. Julio Urquidi

    EnGenius Adds Wireless AC Wave 2 To AV Integration Line-up

    EnGenius just added a new Wireless AC Wave 2 ProAV solution kit for custom home and commercial integrators. The Neutron EWS Series Managed Wireless 11ac Wave ProAV solution is one of several EnGenius kits designed to simplify the planning and installation of integrated wireless solutions in...
  19. Julio Urquidi

    EnGenius Adds New AC1300 Outdoor AP

    The EnGenius ENS620EXT is an outdoor AC1300 "Wave 2" access point with MU-MIMO support. Designed for both consumers and businesses, the AC1300 dual-band AP runs wireless speeds up to 800 Mbps at 5 GHz and 400 Mbps at 2.4 GHz, while its two Gigabit Ethernet ports can be combined for aggregate...
  20. Julio Urquidi

    Zyxel’s NWA5123-AC AP Adds Flexibility For Growing Businesses

    Zyxel’s newly announced POE-capable NWA5123-AC Unified Access Point, through the use of the Zyxel One Network Utility, can be deployed into a small business as a stand-alone AP, and then grow into a centrally-managed WLAN solution. The new dual-radio 2x2 AP is rated for speeds up to 1200 Mbps...
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