Tips on buying, installing and configuring your Wi-Fi router

Are you planning to purchase a new personal router at home? Here are some pointers to help you buy a Wi-Fi router & get the best value for money: * Number of Ports & Interface- Home router should have at least one WAN (Wireless Access Network) port and four LAN (Local Area network) ports. Some routers refer to them as an Uplink (for the WAN port) and wired connections (for LAN ports). WAN port generally sits apart or is coloured differently from the other ports to make it...

Broadband Glossary

1xRTT - Single Carrier (1x) Radio Transmission Technology It is an operational mode for CDMA2000 wireless communications that specifies a single (1x) 1.25MHz channel for data transfer. The theoretical network voice capacity of basic 1xRTT systems is approximately 144 kilobits per second ( Kbps ) although in practice the highest attainable speed is approximately 80 Kbps. 2G – short for ‘Second Generation’ wireless telephony technology A digital mobile communications standard...

Personal Router Configuration Guide

Do you have a personal router at home? Or have you just bought a personal router? To make the installation easy and hassle free we have put together simple instructions guide. Configuration details will vary depending on the model of your router, but this short guide will provide common steps involved. 1. Connect your Desktop/Laptop to Wi-Fi Router via LAN Cable. 2. Visit your router’s login page and enter your username and password. Note: You can find these details in the router...
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