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I`LL GET MY KICKS – ON ROUTER £66

Advantages: Ultra simple to set up, Compact slim design
Disadvantages: Pitiful length of Ethernet cable supplied

Or rather not quite £66, more like £61.99 – but then I wouldn’t have been able to pun on the famous Rolling Stones track in the title and that would have been an opportunity missed! So what is a router? And why am I writing a review about one? Well, a r ...

stuleg 30.11.2004 · Read full review
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Divide & Rule!

Advantages: Inexpensive, easy setup, fast and reliable
Disadvantages: More wires, no mobility (but upgradable)

With 1 computer, a single user ADSL modem is all you need to get connected to broadband. Hell, nearly all ISP's give 'em away! But if you want more than one computer to share that connection you will likely have to approach a shop and open your wallet. ...

mo79 06.08.2005 · Read full review
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Top quality product

Advantages: Very high spec for the price
Disadvantages: Instruction manual very poor

I read the other review of this and thought it was excellent. I would like to add a couple of points. Firstly, I have bought mine quite recently and it is version 2. I don't know the exact dimensions of the earlier one but this is minute. It is about t ...

simcox1 10.02.2005 · Read full review
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Suitable for anyone, a great router all round.

Advantages: Very simple to use
Disadvantages: 1 short Cat5 cable

I had a number of problems using my USB modem (A Voyager 105) and after about the billionth Blue Screen crash, decided to bite the bullet and change to a wired modem/router through an Ethernet connection. A friend of mine had one and gave nothing but ...

Bigluce 03.03.2007 · Read full review
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DG834: The Pros & My Significant Cons

Advantages: Possibly the perfect wired home router?
Disadvantages: Potentially none, but check the review...

I decided to move from a USB DSL modem so that I would be able to use an old desktop as a web server from home. Having previously borrowed a wireless router and having had nothing but grief I decided to go the wired route. In an effort to keep down cos ...

Pellet 13.09.2007 · Read full review
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