Best wireless router?

Kush

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hey guys i am thinking of getting a wierless G router. i heard that linksys isnt really good, which do u guys think is the best the d-link one? i heard the ones with teh orinoco chipset are the best, also because d-link is like 10 bucks cheaper than the linksys
 

chaos945

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I say D-Link.

Some Linksys stuff has trouble with cable providers here for whatever reason.

I've had trouble using Linksys products on the Mac.

D-Link has the option to use their 'extreme' router + NIC for transfer rates up to 108mbit/13.5mbyte/second.

And its cheaper! :D
 

Henyman

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linksys wag-54g is the best you can get ;) , i have one and love it :cool:
 

Kush

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if you guys watch the broken though www.thebroken.org they explain how linksys routers arent safe enough or somthing i forgot watched it like 2 months ago if not more. my friend has a linksys 54g one and i like it its nice but the others like d-link are cheaper which doesnt really matter just a perk, and seem to be more secure.
 

Wolf1.8

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the nature of wireless right now is that it is not secure, no matter what type of encryption you use...it's getting better, but the encryption algorithms are weak/broken so don't expect to be secure when using wireless!!
 

Kush

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i think im ganna get the d-link di-784 looks like a really good product
 

falconguard

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have a linksys wr54g on a cable line and never had any problems with it, but then again I was always pretty paranoid, with security. :rolleyes:
 

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