Summary: We believe that combining features of a wireless router and NAS in NETGEAR WNDR4700 turned out really well since it functions equally well both in terms of providing users with the access to the WAN and to files stored on the internal HDD.
Pros: Possibility of installation of a SATA HDD into the device, Used traffic meter, Ability to select USB devices which are to be granted access to the device, Support of IPv6, Perfect data transmission speeds via PPTP tunnels, Support of two wireless frequency ranges, Presence of a USB 3.0 port, High...
Cons: Access to the router command line is not secured by a password, The fan inside of the case is too small, Absence of encryption support for PPTP tunnels, Relatively high price
Netgear WNDR4700 Centria review: multi-functional router with hard disk
1 February 2013
Excerpt: The Netgear WNDR4700 is a unique device, because it doesn't only function as a router, but also as network storage location. It's a concept that Apple applied in its Time Capsule and Western Digital also released a few models with the same feature.