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Western Digital N900

Western Digital N900
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Western Digital N900 review: specs and price

Western Digital N900
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Western Digital N900

Why is Western Digital N900 better than the average?

  • Wi-Fi speed
    ?

    900MB/svs597.52MB/s
  • LAN ports
    ?

    7vs3.98
  • Internal storage
    1024GBvs0GB
  • USB ports
    ?

    1vs0.9
  • Width
    170mmvs178.66mm
  • Height
    30mmvs47.6mm

Price comparison

General info

1.LAN ports
?

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

Best

Asus GX1008B V4

8

7

2.weight
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

17.5g

610g

3.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.

Best

DrayTek Vigor 2850n

2

1

4.USB ports
?

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

Best

Buffalo AirStation Extreme AC1750

2

1

5.thickness
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

15mm

237mm

6.width
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

21mm

170mm

Performance

1.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi 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.

Western Digital N900
2.Wi-Fi speed
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A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.

Best

Asus GX1008B V5

2000MB/s

900MB/s

3.Has dual-band technology
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Dual-band devices can transmit data quickly on the newest 5GHz band, using recent standards (e.g., 802.11n, 802.11ac). They can also use the older 2.4GHz band if needed.

Western Digital N900
4.internal storage
?

Best

Apple Airport Time Capsule

2000GB

1024GB

Antennas

1.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.

Best

Asus RT-AC68U

3

0

Security

1.Has a built-in network firewall
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A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.

Western Digital N900
2.Has IPsec Passthrough
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You can enable IPsec Passthrough, to allow IPsec (IP Security Protocol) encrypted/authenticated data to pass through your router, enabling increased security.

Western Digital N900
3.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.

Western Digital N900
4.Has a Network Services Filter
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A Network Services Filter blocks the LAN - WAN packet exchanges and can prevent devices from using specific networks.

Western Digital N900
5.Has WPA2-PSK
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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.

Western Digital N900
6.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.

Western Digital N900

Features

1.Has QoS
?

With (QoS) Quality of Service, you can optimize performance by deciding which traffic to prioritize when a bottleneck occurs. You can decide which traffic is important based on things like IP address and the type of internet service.

Western Digital N900
2.IPv6 enabled
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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.

Western Digital N900
3.is DLNA-certified
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All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

Western Digital N900
4.Has Universal Plug n Play
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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.

Western Digital N900
5.Network Time Protocol enabled
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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).

Western Digital N900
6.operating power consumption
?

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Belkin N150

1W

11W

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