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    which is the best router for wifi connection ?

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      which is the best router for wifi connection ?

      which is the best router for wifi connection ?


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      Re: which is the best router for wifi connection ?

      One which is capable of using the Wireless AC standard, together with compatible adapters. You will not get much better than the Asus Dual Band Wireless AC1750 Gb router.

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      Re: which is the best router for wifi connection ?

      Quote Originally Posted by Isitme View Post
      One which is capable of using the Wireless AC standard, together with compatible adapters. You will not get much better than the Asus Dual Band Wireless AC1750 Gb router.
      Given that these are about 150, is there much improvement on the Sky SR102 router?

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      Re: which is the best router for wifi connection ?

      Quote Originally Posted by Racey43 View Post
      Given that these are about 150, is there much improvement on the Sky SR102 router?
      I have the Asus RT-N66U and that is a massive improvement on the wireless of the standard SR102.

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      Re: which is the best router for wifi connection ?

      Quote Originally Posted by gatecrasher3 View Post
      I have the Asus RT-N66U and that is a massive improvement on the wireless of the standard SR102.
      Is it easy to set up with On Demand, etc working?

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      Re: which is the best router for wifi connection ?

      You should only need to enable UPnP for On Demand to work.

      When it was first launched (under the name Anytime+) it was necessary to open some ports with some routers, but the software has improved and this isn't necessary now I believe.

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