US Robotics USR8000A
US Robotics USR8000A
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Top 93%
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US Robotics USR8000A: 14 facts and highlights

1. WiFi speed

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

2. 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.
US Robotics USR8000A
79% have it

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.

4. Has a built-in network firewall

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.
US Robotics USR8000A
96% have it

5. 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.
US Robotics USR8000A
87% have it

6. USB ports

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

7. 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.
US Robotics USR8000A
90% have it

9. Has IPsec Passthrough

You can enable IPsec Passthrough, to allow IPsec (IP Security Protocol) encrypted/authenticated data to pass through your router, enabling increased security.
US Robotics USR8000A
76% have it

10. 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.

11. warranty period

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

12. LAN ports

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

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.
US Robotics USR8000A
84% have it

14. 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 (ie. it changes), whereas larger companies usually use a static IP address.
US Robotics USR8000A
74% have it

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