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Edimax AR-7186WnA

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Edimax AR-7186WnA review: specs and price

Edimax AR-7186WnA
Edimax AR-7186WnA
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Why is Edimax AR-7186WnA better than the average?

  • LAN ports
    4vs3.72
  • Width
    135mmvs171.91mm
  • Thickness
    28mmvs135.79mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.LAN ports

4

With more LAN ports you are able to connect more computers to the network directly using LAN cables.

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8

2.WAN ports

1

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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2

3.USB ports

0

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

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2

4.width

135mm

Best

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21mm

5.height

118mm

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16mm

6.thickness

28mm

Best

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12mm

Performance

1.WiFi speed

150MB/s

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

Best

Asus GX1008B V5

2000MB/s

2.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Edimax AR-7186WnA

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.internal storage

0MB

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2000GB

Antennas

1.external antennas

1

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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3

Security

1.Has a URL filter
Edimax AR-7186WnA

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.

2.Has MAC address filtering
Edimax AR-7186WnA

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.

3.Has SPI intrusion protection
Edimax AR-7186WnA

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.

4.Has DoS protection
Edimax AR-7186WnA

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.

Features

1.Has Universal Plug n Play
Edimax AR-7186WnA

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.

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