SPOTLIGHT: Pre-N routers not as fast as touted

David Pogue from The New York Times sampled pre-802.11n routers from Apple, Belkin, Linksys and Netgear and found that these pre-n devices offer better speed and range but nowhere near the 15 times better that is advertised. On average these routers offered speed and range that was two times better than 802.11g routers. Article

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