Summary: Installation was easy but maintaining a signal is near impossible. I was using it on my computer at first and I had to reboot multiple time just to get a signal. It usually disconnects from my router after 20 minutes.
Console Gaming Adapter does not adapt to loss of power
5 March 2012
Summary: We purchased this item in order to get wireless N signal from out GameLounge GameFuel Extreme N router to a room which was not hardwired. For the price point, it looks like a great alternative to paying money to "the man" at Microsoft by getting their N adapter for $70.
Forgetful Adapter - Where is the configuration - Network Confusion
P. M. Lewis, Amazon
13 February 2012
Summary: In the first week I reset the adapter configuration three times. Finally I gave the device a assigned IP address (using manual configuration) which seemed to work. Then I noticed the other wireless devices on the network dropping signal, losing DHCP, etc.
Summary: My unit loses it's WiFi connection after a few hours and has to be reset and re-powered to get a connection back. The unit is difficult to configure without Windows, the install disk only works from Windows. If you're not IP-savvy, this unit may not be for you.
Summary: This device appeared to be quite easy to set up; however, after the initial setup with WPS, which went quite well, I was surprised to find the following day that it was not connected any longer. Went through the WPS setup again, very easy, quickly connected.
Summary: As other reviewers have pointed out and I have experienced first hand, this device constantly forgets its settings and has to be refreshed. It is large, expensive, and setup is slow, clunky, and painful. I bought this to attach to my DirecTV receiver.
Summary: This device should be a plug and play instrument. It should be as simple as plug it in, maybe use a laptop to configure, and then turn it over to the video game/Blueray player/etc... but it's not that simple. It's not even close. So here's what bugs me..
Summary: I bought this to use with my DirecTV HR21 DVR. I wanted to have the DVR online so I could download on-demand content and utilize the "multi-room" viewing feature. The initial configuration was reasonably straightforward but not without issues.
Summary: When I connected it to my wifi and plugged it into my 360 I could hardly get into online matches and when I did get into one it was incredibly laggy so I decided to use the official xbox 360 one