Core2Duo crew, Apple releases 802.11n update for free *link*

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  1. DjShiznit

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    Consumer backlash > *
     
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    You should still be able to use this update on any MacBookPro, as well as the Core2Duo MacBooks.

    http://www.apple.com/downloads/macosx/apple/firmware_hardware/airportextremeupdate2007001.html
     
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    for intra-network :dunno:


    huzzah i just saved $2 :bigthumb:
     
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    yeah, i did that the other night an noticed it as one of the updates, along with a quicktime security fix

    it will be a while before i buy a pre N router though. it's a lot cheaper to just plug in ethernet/external hard drive when transferring large files
     
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    it's time's like these where i wish i had a core 2 duo :-(
     
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    :werd: I'm sure I'll get a couple more useful years out of my 1st gen MBP :hs:
     
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    so is the update for n capability or not? i dl'ed it when it came out but i'm still not sure :dunno:

    oh and that was some bullshit when apple said they were charging because of accounting rules :rofl:
     
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    qft.
     
  14. CarRamRod

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    No, this update did not "turn on" the Draft-N capability of the C2D systems.
     
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    do we have any arrival estimate? some time february is the only timeframe, right? i just bought a draft-n d-link and i'm anxious to give this bitch a whirl with my macbook :noes:
     
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    When the Airport Extreme router is in stores is my assumption.
     
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    So i have a dumb question, will activating the n capability on my macbook help me in any way on my 802.11g network, or is the benefit only seen with an 802.11n router??
     
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    Benefit is only with an N router.
     

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