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    Sky wireless connector

    This is a discussion on Sky wireless connector within the Sky Anytime + forums, part of the Sky On Demand category; Hi, I have ordered the sky wireless connector so that I can use anytime +. Does anybody have one, or ...

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      Sky wireless connector

      Hi,

      I have ordered the sky wireless connector so that I can use anytime +. Does anybody have one, or know if it has more than 1 ethernet ports. I would also like to plug an ethernet cable into my PS3, hence the need to know.

      Thanks in advance.


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      Re: Sky wireless connector

      I doubt it. It is a wireless sender which uses the ethernet card in the STB. Many here would have advised you against this and recommend a pair of Homeplugs which would cost no more and do a much better job. With the addition of a cheap switch you could also have connected your console.

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      Re: Sky wireless connector

      Thanks, I was looking at the solwise 85mbps. I'm currently getting around 7155 KBit/s download speed. Would the solwise homeplugs be good enough?

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      Re: Sky wireless connector

      They would be more than good enough for your broadband, 85Mb/s is 85,000kb/s. But if you intend moving files around your network, the faster 200Mb/s would be better. Look for a pair with pass through power as they are much more convenient and worth the extra cost.

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      Re: Sky wireless connector

      It has one ethernet port by the way.

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      Re: Sky wireless connector

      It has one ethernet port by the way.
      Do you mean a free ethernet port or the one that is used to connect the STB? A free port would be very useful.

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