Time to Upgrade to a new wireless router. Which is better?

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  1. cheatmaster5
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    cheatmaster5 GBAtemp Regular

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    Feb 19, 2009
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    I still have an old wirless b router which is giving issues. I am looking at the two following routers which do you think is better and why?
    LINKSYS WRT160N ULTRA RANGEPLUS WIRELESS-N WIFI ROUTER or Netgear WNR1000 RangeMax 150 Wireless N Router 802.11n

    thanks in advance
     
  2. misteromar

    misteromar GBAtemp Regular

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    May 17, 2009
    Keep in mind for the DS you need b and for the wii you need b/g wireless.
     
  3. cheatmaster5
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    cheatmaster5 GBAtemp Regular

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    the wii should work with a b/g/n router
     
  4. DunkrWunkah

    DunkrWunkah GBAtemp's Official Dunkr

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    Netgear sux go with Linksys.
     
  5. Elritha

    Elritha GBAtemp Addict

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    Go with the Linksys WRT160N. You can flash custom firmware on it in the future if you want. There's a custom version of Tomato that's meant to work on it. I'm sure DD-WRT does also.
     
  6. Urza

    Urza hi

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    Buffalo > Linksys > Netgear.

    (generalization)
     
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