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Cricket Wireless To Release Huawei Boltz 4G LTE Modem

Cricket Wireless is ready to release the new Huawei Boltz 4G LTE modem. Priced at $149.95, the wireless modem supports both 4G LTE and 3G mobile broadband connectivity on the Cricket wireless network. The Huawei Boltz features a microSD card slot (up to 32GB), a rotatable USB connector and a preinstalled software for Windows and Mac operating systems. [Geeky-gadgets]

Western Digital My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender

by Johan on October 12, 2012

Western Digital My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender

Western Digital today introduced the new My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender. As its name suggests, the device is able to expand wireless home networks into out-of-reach areas of the home. The Western Digital My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender features a 3 x 3 multiple input multiple output antenna array design, which is able to extend the Wi-Fi signal further than its competitors. The My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender also supports Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) to connect the range extender to their existing home network with a push of a button. The Western Digital My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender is currently available for $89.99. [Press Release]

ADATA DashDrive Air AV200 Portable Wireless Access Point

ADATA Technology has proudly introduced the DashDrive Air AV200 portable wireless access point. Measuring 60mm x 50mm x 25mm, the device enables you to wirelessly share music, videos and data from SD cards and USB flash drives across all your devices on the same network. It is compatible with Windows, OS X, iOS and Android operating systems. The DashDrive Air AV200 uses FTP file server/ HTTP Streaming protocol to provide simple 2-way data transfers. You can also use it as a portable wireless router that can connect to up to 5 devices at the same time. The ADATA DashDrive Air AV200 will be available for £44.99 ($75). [techPowerUp]

TRENDnet TEW-712BR Entry-level Wireless Router

by Johan on September 27, 2012

TRENDnet TEW-712BR Entry-level Wireless Router

The TRENDnet TEW-712BR is an entry-level wireless router, which is designed for moderate Internet users who live in an average sized home. The wireless router provides four Ethernet ports, allowing you to connect computers, NAS drives and printers. It supports 150 Megabit per second (Mbps) theoretical wireless speeds. The TRENDnet TEW-712BR retails for just $44.99 a pop. [TRENDnet]

Amped Wireless AP20000G Dual Band Wi-Fi Access Point

Amped Wireless today introduced the AP20000G dual band Wi-Fi access point. The device is equipped with a high speed 620 MHz processor, premium high power Wi-Fi 600 mW 2.4 GHz amplifiers, high power 5.0 GHz Wi-Fi amplifiers and two dual band high gain antennas, offering up to 7,500 square feet of simultaneous dual band Wi-Fi coverage for large homes and offices. The AP20000G also provides a USB port that enables you to share files on a USB storage devices among local connected users. What’s more, there are four Gigabit Ethernet ports for connecting additional wired network devices. The Amped Wireless AP20000G dual band Wi-Fi access point retails for $169.99. [Press Release]

NETGEAR D6300 WiFi Modem Router

by Johan on September 17, 2012

NETGEAR D6300 WiFi Modem Router

NETGEAR today introduced the industry’s first ADSL2+ 802.11ac integrated router, the NETGEAR D6300 WiFi modem router. It supports combined WiFi speeds up to 1600 Mbps, which is up to three times faster than 802.11n. The NETGEAR D6300 WiFi modem router is ideal for HD video streaming and gaming throughout the home for an optimal entertainment experience. The NETGEAR D6300 will be released in October 2012. [techPowerUp]

CoolStream Bluetooth Receiver

by Johan on September 12, 2012

CoolStream Bluetooth Receiver

Amazon has started selling the CoolStream Bluetooth receiver. The device will turn your iPhone/iPod docking station into a Bluetooth docking station. The CoolStream Bluetooth receiver enables you to keep your iPhone or iPod touch in your hand while streaming your favorite music, podcast or internet radio station directly to your iPhone/iPod dock. The CoolStream Bluetooth receiver is also compatible with Android devices and any other Bluetooth-enabled gadget. It supports Bluetooth version 2.0 with A2DP, offering wireless connection up to 30 feet. The CoolStream Bluetooth receiver is priced at $39.99 each. [Amazon]

TP-LINK TL-WN725N Wireless N Nano USB Adapter

by Johan on September 4, 2012

TP-LINK TL-WN725N Wireless N Nano USB Adapter

The TP-LINK TL-WN725N Wireless N Nano USB adapter is designed to be as convenient as possible. Measuring at just 18.6mm x 15mm x 7.1mm, the adapter offers 802.11n capability with up to 150Mbps speeds, which is ideal for smooth video streaming, voice streaming and online gaming. The TP-LINK TL-WN725N supports 64/128 WEP, WPA/WPA2, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES) and IEEE 802.1X. What’s more, it is compatible with the Microsoft Windows XP 32/64bit, Vista 32/64bit, Windows 7 32/64bit operating systems. The TP-LINK TL-WN725N Wireless N Nano USB adapter retails for $12.99 each. [TP-LINK]

Bounce WiFi Enhancer

by Johan on August 15, 2012

Bounce WiFi Enhancer

The Bounce WiFi Enhancer will eliminate dead spots in your home, allowing you to use your wireless connection on any computer located within your home. The device boosts your Wi-Fi signal strength up to three times the original. It is easy to use. You just need to place this egg-shaped device right on top of your 802.11 a/b/g routers. Too bad, the Bounce WiFi Enhancer only works with routers that have external antennas. You can purchase the Bounce WiFi Enhancer for only $24.99 a pop. [Product Page]

D-Link Cloud Router 5700 (DIR-865L) 802.11ac Wi-Fi Router

D-Link has proudly introduced its first wireless router equipped with 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology (5G). Dubbed as the Cloud Router 5700 (DIR-865L), this Wi-Fi router is powered by Broadcom’s 5G Wi-Fi (802.11ac) chip, providing data transfer speeds of up to 1,750Mbps (1,300Mbps wireless-AC and 450Mbps wireless-N speeds). The Cloud Router 5700 (DIR-865L) is equipped with the Cloud App, allowing you to monitor and control the home network using your iPhone or iPad. The device provides four 10/100/1,000 Ethernet ports, an SPI firewall and a WPA/WPA2 security. The D-Link Cloud Router 5700 (DIR-865L) is priced at $190. [D-Link]