I got this router thinking it would be trouble free but far from it. I installed it at the same time I set up na new ISP and kept thinking my issues were with the ISP. Kept running into issues where it couldn't resolve dns or took a long time to connect. Turns out you have to go from...Read the full review →
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I've had the WRT160N (v2) for about six months. It replaced the WRT54G I'd had for several years. Setup was fine, it worked well for the wireless network but the desktop computers in my office, which are hard wired, always had problems. Whenever the connection had been inactive for a...Read the full review →
Very pleased with the router especially since it eliminated the raised antenna that are on some wireless routers. The speed and connection is great. Lots of options in the setup for anyone interested in tweeking it for a specific need. Would highly recommend it. Quick setup information was...Read the full review →
I've had this router at home for almost a year running DDWRT firmware. It works great, good range, although wifi n speeds are not that good. I get around 7-8 MB/s transfer speeds to my MacBook Pro from an old Linux server. With DDWRT it is possible to connect via SSH, and also have some...Read the full review →
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Nice compact, sleek design, and black glossy finish. Easy to use interface, and a good set of networking features. Solid and consistent device, with a good range, though I've never tested it past 50 feet. Couldn't think of anything wrong with the router.Read the full review →
It's constant suffering with this thing. I didn't think that a router could be this unreliable. After few weeks of use I decided that DDWRT firmware would help and surprise surprise - V2 does not support it! It looked promising on the paper, but once hooked up – WRT160N showed its real face. Do...Read the full review →