Wifi Range Extender – A Gadget to Increase Wireless Speed and Coverage At Home And Office
Almost every individual living in this modern world is dependent on the internet. This hobby or to some – this necessity has even contributed to the need for a computer. And going wireless – most professionals carry laptops. You may not need a specific internet connection, with WiFi range extender, sharing of the internet is highly possible. With a few gadgets such as the WiFi range extender, you got your savings and use of the internet in the fast and adequate hook-up.
Functions Of The Wifi Range Extender
The wireless range extender can increase the distance over which the WLAN signal spreads in a certain location. Thus it covers a wider area. This is done because it can overcome obstacles and it can also enhance the signal capacity of certain networks.
It also functions as a network repeater or a relay wherein it can pick up the Wi-Fi signals from a router on a base station.
It can connect wirelessly to any Wi-Fi router or a given access point.
Wifi range extenders
The range extender is also called a range expander or signal booster. This device may be used only on a limited basis as it works with a specific set of equipment. So when buying a sample, you have to check the manufacturer’s information on compatibility. How to extending the range of your network tips
Here are 3 brands of wifi extender/expander.
NETGEAR WiFi Range Extender EX2700
NETGEAR EX2700 is chosen by the customers with a rating of 4 out of 5, with more than 46,500 customer reviews.
With this Extender, you can add more WiFI range which can go up to 600 square feet, and it also can connect up to 10 devices at the same time, devices such as smartphones, IP cameras, tablets, speakers, Laptops, desktop computer, and more. The speed which can N300 WIFI provides is up to 300Mbps.
Another good thing by this model is that is universal and compatibility with any wireless router, cable modem with wifi or gateway, with 802.11 b/g/n 2.4ghz wireless router or gateway
It is simply for use and safe with WEP and WPA/WPA2 wireless security protocols, for maximum speed using the one 10/100M port.
NETGEAR EX2700 is easy to set up, you just need to press the WPS button and will connect to your router, also you can use the NETGEAR WiFi Analyzer app which will help you for optimal location.
TP-LINK AC1750 you can extend your Wi-Fi network for ultimate performance, you can extend 450Mbps on 2.4GHz and additional 1300Mbps on 5GHz which together make 1750Mbps Wi-Fi speeds. This model comes with 3 adjustable external antennas which will help you to have reliable connections and will provide you an optimal Wi-Fi coverage.
It also has a Gigabit Ethernet port which can acts as a wireless adapter if you want to connect a wired device to your network with gigabit speed.
TP-LINK AC1750 has intelligent signal light showing the signal strength which will help you to find the best location and provide optimal Wi-Fi coverage.
Easy for use just plugs into any outlet and also is compatible with any Wi-Fi router or wireless access point.
NetGear Netgear Ex7000-100Uks Dual Band 2.4 & 5Ghz 1900 Mbps Wi-Fi Range Extender
Another model from Netgear with dual-band Wi-Fi which can go up to 1900Mbps and also can reduce interference.
Netgear Ex7000-100Uks has three external antennas which will help you to make better WiFi coverage and of course more speed.
It also has five Gigabit Ethernet ports into which can be connected wired devices like a game console, Smart TV, Blu-ray Player, Laptop, PC, and more.
This Netgear Wi-Fi extender has 2 Wi-Fi Modes, the first is to extend the existing Wi-Fi connection, and the second is to create a new AC WiFi access point
It also has a FastLane Technology, which can provide to use both Wi-Fi bands to allow you one super high-speed connection, the connections that are ideal for HD streaming and gaming.
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