Trendnet TEW 691GR
Trendnet TEW 691GR
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Trendnet TEW 691GR: 29 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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
79% have it

2. WiFi speed

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.
450MB/s
Asus GX1008B V5: 2000MB/s

3. 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.
3
ASUS RT-AC68U: 3

4. Has a built-in network firewall

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
96% have it

5. Has automatic IP

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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
37% 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).
Trendnet TEW 691GR
40% have it

7. 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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
87% have it

8. 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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
43% 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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
55% have it

11. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
0
Trendnet TEW-714TRU: 2

12. thickness

148mm
Asus WL-330N: 12mm

13. Has PPTP Passthrough

You can enable PPTP (Point-to-point tunneling protocol) Passthrough. This allows VPN connections using PPTP to pass through the router with ease. This method is less secure than L2TP passthrough.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
84% have it

14. 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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
89% have it

15. Has Network Address Translation (NAT)

With NAT you can use one IP address, e.g. that of the router, for a network of devices. It can increase security and make it easier to make changes to your internal network.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
86% have it

16. 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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
79% have it

17. 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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
45% have it

18. LAN ports

With more LAN ports you are able to connect more computers to the network directly using LAN cables.
4
Asus GX1008B V4: 8

19. 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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
87% have it

20. 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.
Trendnet TEW 691GR
67% have it

21. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
450W
Belkin N150: 1W

22. WAN ports

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.
1
CradlePoint CBA750B: 2

23. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
3
Sitecom DC-210: 10

24. weight

289g
Asus WL-330NUL: 17.5g

25. width

180mm
Asus WL-330NUL: 21mm

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