Medialink Wireless N Router review

General
Screenshot : Medialink  Wireless N Router
Manufacturer : Medialink
Model : MWN-WAPR150N
Price : $49.99
Features :

• Microsoft Certification
• high performance
• slick design
• low price

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Wireless Standards
IEEE 802.11n : Draft
IEEE 802.11g : true
IEEE 802.11b : true
IEEE 802.11a :
IEEE 802.3 : true
IEEE 802.3u : true
IEEE 802.3ab :
Throughput Tests ( N standard )
Short range : N/A
Long range : N/A
Antenna
Number Of Antenna : 1
Antenna Type : Internal
Directivity : Built-in omni-directional antenna
Gain :
Wi-Fi Radio Frequencies
2.4 Ghz : true
5Ghz : false
Simultaneous Dual Band : false
Encryption
WEP 128 bit : true
WEP 256 bit : true
WPA : true
WPA2 : true
FireWall
NAT : true
SPI : true
VPN Pass-through :
Network Protocols
L2TP : true
PPTP : true
IPSec : true
Ports
Switch : true
Gigabit Speed : false
Ethernet Ports : true
USB ports : false
Other
Dimensions : 3 x 11.5 x 8 inches
Weight : 1.2 pounds
OS Requirements :

• Windows Vista , Windows XP SP2 ,Linux, Mac OS X (v10.4) or higher

Package :

• Medialink Wireless N Router
• Power Adapter
• CD-ROM with Installation Wizard and Product Documentation

Warranty :

Medialink Wireless N Router Review

Router Rating:

5.04

MediaLink isn't certainly the most popular brand in router manufacturing field, but the Medialink Wireless N Router (MWN-WAPR150N) has became unexpectedly the Amazon best selling product nowadays, maybe because it's ease of install,configuring and reliability, or it's low price ( 50$ as i wrote these lines ) which make the router a good deal for an n router .
MediaLink wireless n router is perfect for simple wireless networking needs like web surfing and connection sharing,if you need advanced features like Dual-Band support or Media Server, take a look at linksys e42000 or netgear wnd3700.

PROS:

  • N Technology : Wireless-N technology uses multiple radios per band to create robust signals for maximum range and speed, with reduced dead spots
  • Windows Certification: the MWN-WAPR150N is certified by Microsoft to ensure compatibility with recent windows versions(7/vista/xp/2000). This certification ensures trouble free compatibility with your operating system,
    Linux and Mac are supported as well.
  • Quality of service: QoS bandwidth control over specific computer’s
    downloading speed
  • slick design

CONS:

  • No Dual-Band Support
  • No USB Media Sharing port
  • No Gigabit Ethernet Ports