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Sitecom WLR-4004

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Sitecom WLR-4004 review: specs and price

Sitecom WLR-4004
Sitecom WLR-4004

Why is Sitecom WLR-4004 better than the average?

  • LAN ports
    4vs3.72
  • Warranty period
    10vs1.75

Top specs and features

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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.USB ports

0

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

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2

3.warranty period

10

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

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10

4.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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Performance

1.WiFi speed

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
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.internal storage

0MB

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2000GB

4.Has DNS relay
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

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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3

2.internal antennas

2

More antennas result in increased signal strength. Devices with internal antennas often take up less space.

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6

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Security

1.Has a built-in network firewall
Sitecom WLR-4004

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.

2.Has a static IP address
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.

3.Has DoS protection
Sitecom WLR-4004

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.

4.Has SPI intrusion protection
Sitecom WLR-4004

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.

5.Has WPA2-PSK
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.Has QoS
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.

2.IPv6 enabled
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.

3.Has dynamic routing
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.Has Universal Plug n Play
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.

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