83points

Amped Wireless RTA15

28points

Sitecom WLR-4004

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Amped Wireless RTA15 vs Sitecom WLR-4004

Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

Why is Amped Wireless RTA15 better than Sitecom WLR-4004?

  • Has automatic IP
  • Has port filtering
  • Has dual-band technology
  • Is DLNA certified
  • Has a URL filter
  • Has removable antennas
  • Has MAC address filtering
  • Has Network Address Translation (NAT)

Why is Sitecom WLR-4004 better than Amped Wireless RTA15?

  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • 9 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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  • Has DoS protection
  • Has DNS relay

Top specs and features

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General info

1.LAN ports

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2.USB ports

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3.warranty period

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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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4.WAN ports

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A WAN (Wider Area Network) port is most commonly used to connect the router to the Internet. It can also be used to connect to an external private network.

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Performance

1.WiFi speed

1167MB/s

300MB/s

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.

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2000MB/s

2.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

3.Has dual-band technology
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

Dual-band devices can transmit data quickly on the newest 5GHz band, using recent standards (eg. 802.11n, 802.11ac). They can also use the older 2.4GHz band if needed.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.internal storage

0MB

0MB

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6.Has DNS relay
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

With DNS relay or DNS caching, the router stores the response to queries for a short time. This means that the same query will return a quicker response if repeated from another computer in the same network.

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Antennas

1.external antennas

3

0

More antennas result in increased signal strength. External antennas can be repositioned in order to improve the signal, and replaced with a longer antenna if needed.

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2.Has removable antennas
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

The antennas can be removed if they are not needed, or replaced with longer ones if necessary.

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Security

1.Has automatic IP
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

Automatic IP allows a local area network (LAN) computer to give itself a unique IP address when Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is unavailable to do so.

2.Has a built-in network firewall
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.

3.Has port filtering
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

Port filtering is a type of access control where access to certain Internet service are assigned to users using port numbers. This can increase security as well as restricting Internet usage.

4.Has a URL filter
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

URL filters are particularly useful if you want to allow different web access depending on the time of day, for instance allowing employees to use personal email outside of working hours.

5.Has a static IP address
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

Static IP addresses remain consistent on each connection. This means the IP address can be used to allow remote access/configuration. Most home devices have a dynamic IP address, whereas larger companies usually use a static IP address.

6.Has WPA2-PSK
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

WPA2-PSK is a method of securing your network using WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access 2) as well as a Pre-Shared Key (PSK) password. This was designed for home users without an enterprise authentication server.

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Features

1.Is DLNA certified
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

2.Has QoS
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

With (QoS) Quality of Service, you can optimise performance by deciding which traffic to prioritise when a bottleneck occurs. You can decide which traffic is important based on things like IP address and type of Internet service.

3.Has dynamic routing
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

Dynamic routing is useful if you need to configure several routers, as they can automatically find network destinations and best routes, as well as sharing information between routers. They can reroute automatically if there is a fault somewhere.

4.IPv6 enabled
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

IPv6 is a newer version of the Internet Protocol. IPv6 operates as a separate network to IPv4, and has the capacity for more IP addresses and more features.

5.Has Universal Plug n Play
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

Universal Plug n Play (UPnP) is a set of networking protocols that permits networked devices, such as PCs, printers, Internet gateways, Wi-Fi access points and mobile devices to find each other and exchange information on the network.

6.Has static routing
Amped Wireless RTA15
Sitecom WLR-4004

Static routing is a simple form of routing, recommended if you have just one, or a small number, of routers to connect. They need to be configured and updated manually.

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