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Logitec LAN-W300NDTV Wi-Fi Router

by Johan on July 5, 2012

Logitec LAN-W300NDTV

Logitec Japan has proudly introduced its latest Wi-Fi router in the form of the LAN-W300NDTV. This 1Seg-friendly Wi-Fi router is able to stream any Japanese TV channel to your iPad, iPod, or iPhone. The router provides a USB port, which enables you to plug a 1Seg USB TV tuner. Unfortunately, the Logitec LAN-W300NDTV only works with iOS devices. No word on pricing or availability so far. [Logitec Japan]

D-Link Cloud Router 1200 And Cloud Router 2000

D-Link has recently unveiled two new wireless routers in the form of the Cloud Router 1200 (DIR-636L) and Cloud Router 2000 (DIR-826L). Both WiFi routers feature mydlink Cloud Services for easy management and configuration from anywhere via free smartphone and tablet apps. These routers also feature a USB port that works with the free SharePort mobile app, allowing you to share and enjoy photos, music, and movie files from any connected device. The Cloud Router 1200 (DIR-636L) and Cloud Router 2000 (DIR-826L) provide speeds of up to 300Mbps and 600Mbps, respectively. The Cloud Router 1200 (DIR-636L) retails for $59.99, while the Cloud Router 2000 (DIR-826L) is priced at $99.99. [Engadget]

Belkin AC1000 DB And AC1200 DB Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Routers

Belkin today released two new advanced wireless routers namely the AC1000 DB and AC1200 DB. These Wi-Fi routers feature Broadcom’s fifth-generation (5G Wi-Fi) 802.11ac chip technology, offering speeds up to three times faster than existing 802.11n technology. This new technology enables both wireless routers to stream HD content to multiple devices simultaneously. For your info, the Belkin AC1000 DB provides simultaneous dual-band speeds up to 996Mbps (300Mbps on the 2.4GHz + 665Mbps on 5GHz), while the Belkin AC1200 DB operates on 1166Mbps link rate (300Mbps on 2.4GHz + 867Mbps on 5GHz). Other features include Belkin’s built-in IntelliStream QoS, Parental Control, IPv6 compatibility and 4 Gigabit ports. Both wireless router are also backward-compatible with previous generations of Wi-Fi. The Belkin AC1000 DB and AC1200 DB Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit routers are priced at $139.99 and $159.99, respectively. [Engadget]

Sony Smart Wireless Headset

by Johan on June 11, 2012

Sony Smart Wireless Headset

The Sony Smart Wireless Headset is a universal accessory that provides wireless connection to your smartphone. The device enables you to keep up to date with notifications from your smartphone. The Sony Smart Wireless Headset reads text messages, makes phone calls and stores content on its microSD card slot. This gadget connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth connectivity. If you are interested, you can purchase the Sony Smart Wireless headset for £80 ($123). Watch the video after the jump. Read more

ASUS RT-AC66U 802.11ac Wi-Fi Router

by Johan on June 4, 2012

ASUS RT-AC66U 802.11ac Wi-Fi Router

ASUS has unveiled the new RT-AC66U 802.11ac Wi-Fi router that combines dual-band Gigabit wireless with fifth generation 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology (5G WiFi). The router provides a combined 2.4GHz-5GHz bandwidth of 1.75Gbps, which is perfect for HD video streaming, video conferencing, online gaming, etc. The ASUS RT-AC66U also adopts the exclusive ASUS AiRadar signal amplification and shaping technology. What’s more, you can also use this Wi-Fi router as a printer server. Unfortunately, there is no info on pricing or availability so far. [Engadget]

Linksys AE3000 Dual-Band Wireless-N USB Adapter

The Linksys AE3000 Dual-Band Wireless-N USB Adapter is currently available on Amazon for $49.97. This wireless adapter uses multiple antennas to create a strong signal that travels farther and reduces dead spots. The Linksys AE3000 is compatible with Wireless-A (802.11a), Wireless-B (802.11b) and Wireless-G (802.11g) standards. It supports up to 128-bit encryption (WEP, WPA and WPA2). [Product Page]

Verizon Jetpack 890L Mobile Router

by Johan on May 22, 2012

Verizon Jetpack 890L Mobile Router

Verizon has announced the availability of the Jetpack 890L mobile router. The device runs on Verizon’s 4G LTE network, offering download speeds of 5 to 12 megabits per second (Mbps) and upload speeds of 2 to 5 Mbps. The Verizon Jetpack 890L mobile router also supports for up to 10 simultaneously-connected devices. Other specs include an OLED information display, an interactive keypad and several security software such as WEP/WPA/WPA2 to ensure secure connections. The Verizon Jetpack 890L mobile router will be available on May 24th, 2012 for $19.99 after a $50 mail in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement. [MobileBurn]

Amped Wireless R20000G Wireless-N Gigabit Dual Band Router

The Amped Wireless R20000G is not an ordinary wireless-N Gigabit dual band router. The device is equipped with advanced dual band 600mW wireless amplifiers and 5dBi detachable high gain antennas to provide up to 10,000 sq ft of high performance Wi-Fi coverage. The wireless router features a 620MHz internal processor, five gigabit networking ports and the simultaneous dual band Wi-Fi technology for an interference free Wi-Fi experience. The Amped Wireless R20000G wireless-N Gigabit dual band router is priced at $179.99. [Amped Wireless]

Buffalo AirStation WZR-D1800H Wireless Router

Buffalo Technology has unveiled the AirStation WZR-D1800H wireless router. Based on Broadcom’s 5G WiFi chips, this wireless router provides speeds up to three times faster than 802.11n. It is also backward compatible with 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g and 802.11n. The Buffalo AirStation WZR-D1800H wireless router operates in the 5GHz spectrum, offering transfer speeds up to 1300 Mbps. It is perfect for HD video streaming and high-speed Internet access. The Buffalo AirStation WZR-D1800H wireless router is currently available for $179.99. [Press Release]

Sierra Wireless 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot

by Johan on May 12, 2012

Sierra Wireless 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot

Sprint and Sierra Wireless have joined together to launch the Sierra Wireless 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot in the U.S. market. The device combines 4G connections over LTE and WiMAX networks, offering the best combination of speed and coverage to Sprint customers. The Sierra Wireless 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot is powered by a 3600mAh battery, which provides up to eight hours of operation time or up to eight weeks of standby time. Sprint will release the Sierra Wireless 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot on May 18th, 2012 for $99.99 (excluding taxes) after a $50 mail-in-rebate with a two-year service agreement. [Press Release]