recommend me a wireless router please

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  1. itchypony

    itchypony New Member

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    I need to sign up for Qwest Broadband and I have the option to rent their router for $8/month, buy their router for $99/month, or purchase my own. Any recommendations?
     
  2. Turboed_2

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    I've never had any problems with my Linksys WRT54G running Tomato f/w. Even though mine is a bit old you can buy newer versions of it.
     
  3. Deepsix

    Deepsix OT Supporter

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    this is macshack.
    airport ftw

    i has a WRT54Gv4 and its good. i want to get an airport though, on board USB port ftw.
     
  4. Blair

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    there are some in the refurb store for $150
     
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    Rip The Jacker New Member

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    The news ones are the shitty ones lol.

    I like our $50 Buffalo, and it runs ddwrt.
     
  7. adum

    adum Wine & Tech

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    airport extreme, it's flawless. I have a USB hub hooked up to it with my printer and a network drive.
     
  8. _Trev_

    _Trev_ Ya gotta pay the troll toll... OT Supporter

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    I have 3 WRT54GS's running the latest Tomato firmware and an Airport Extreme w/ Gigabit as the main router. Both are great routers, the WRT's are much more configurable and flexible, but the Airport has more features like gigabit and the USB connection.
     
  9. DouggieJ

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    I would go with Airport, I had a 3rd party one before and it was very flaky. Admittedly, that was at least a few years ago.
     
  10. Raider007

    Raider007 om nom nom nom

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    running WRT54GL here with Tomato firmware...
    works great for me
     

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