DrayTek Vigor 2830
DrayTek Vigor 2830
Top 48%144 points
Top 48%
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DrayTek Vigor 2830: 30 facts and highlights

1. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
79% have it

2. external antennas

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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ASUS RT-AC68U: 3

3. Has a built-in network firewall

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
96% have it

4. Has port filtering

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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
27% have it

5. IPv6 enabled

IPv6 is a newer version of the Internet Protocol.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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
50% have it

6. Network Time Protocol enabled

With Network Time Protocol (NTP) you can ensure that devices across a network display the exact same time and date, using UTC (Coordinated Universal Time).
DrayTek Vigor 2830
40% have it

7. Has DoS protection

DoS protection guards a content network against DoS (Denial of Service) attacks. These flood a network with server requests, slowing overall traffic and potentially causing long term interruptions.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
43% have it

8. Has QoS

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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
87% have it

9. Has a static IP address

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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
74% have it

10. Has a URL filter

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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
55% have it

11. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
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Trendnet TEW-714TRU: 2

12. height

44mm
Edimax 3G-6218n: 16mm

13. Has parental control

Parental Control is a router-based Web filtering solution that will allow you to block any internet content you wish to keep from your computer.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
67% have it

14. internal storage

0MB
Apple Airport Time Capsule: 2000GB

16. Has DNS relay

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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
31% have it

17. Has WPA2-PSK

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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
90% have it

18. Has removable antennas

The antennas can be removed if they are not needed, or replaced with longer ones if necessary.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
14% have it

19. Has SPI intrusion protection

All incoming traffic will be blocked except for those types selected in the Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) section. This helps to protect your network from unwanted traffic.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
84% have it

20. Has L2TP Passthrough

You can enable L2TP Passthrough. L2TP (Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol) is a VPN (Virtual Private Network) protocol for carrying data from one device to another securely over the Internet.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
79% have it

21. Has static routing

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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
45% have it

22. thickness

165mm
Asus WL-330N: 12mm

23. Has Universal Plug n Play

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.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
87% have it

24. LAN ports

With more LAN ports you are able to connect more computers to the network directly using LAN cables.
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25. Has MAC address filtering

This is a security feature in which network access is granted to devices based on their unique MAC address. It can provide increased security, but it can be a risk if the user loses the device.
DrayTek Vigor 2830
89% have it

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