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Tenda-w308r.34384059
8.9 out of 10

Tenda W308R

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Reviews and Problems with Tenda W308R

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Overall 2
2.0

One Star

saba, Amazon
21 September 2014
Overall 8
8.0

Good Unit for the Price

NAte, Amazon
15 May 2014
  • Summary: I purchased this N router to replace my older G router. Overall I am happy with the unit. I do get a better signal in my house and my Chromecast streaming is not lagging like it was. This unit is not overly complicated and very easy to set up. They only issue I have with it is after you are connected to the router either via wireless or Ethernet cable by using the password 1 time, you no longer have to enter a password to access the device (yes, even wirelessly).
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Overall 2
2.0

Wireless Broadband

RAPTOR555, Amazon
16 October 2013
  • Summary: The disk I received with the unit was defective and I was unable to download it. No instructions came with it and there was nobody to contact. I chalked it up to a good lesson. I don't recommend this product.
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Overall 10
10

It is an excellent router

Toni Smith, Amazon
13 August 2013
  • Summary: The only thing wrong with it, is that I ordered the wrong kind. I needed one with a DSL connection.
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Overall 8
8.0

Happy!

MaryAnn Q., Newegg
7 August 2013
  • Pros: Great modem especially for the price. Doesn't drop like the old Linksys did. Had it for a few months now and no problems.
  • Cons: It wasn't so easy to get installed.
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Overall 2
2.0

????????????????

Javon N., Newegg
1 May 2013
  • Pros: none yet
  • Cons: Hooked it up and it work for a little while then crapped out will not broadcast a signal at all. I cannot get a hold of any customer service or technicians thought it was my modem but my Linksys works without a hitch need help please can't give a good review on something that is not really working. Will be glad to change review if I can get some help.
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Overall 2
2.0

Do NOT Buy.

N. Smith, Amazon
2 April 2013
  • Summary: The router is a piece of junk. This will not connect via DHCP to my ISP, Comcast. The modem is confirmed to work fine, so it is not a Comcast problem (surprizingly). The router appears to save my WPA wireless security settings, but no devices will connect using the password specified. It's also worth noting that this router is not DD-WRT compatable. I bought this at Microcenter and will be returning promptly tomorrow. As my inklings told me while I was in the store...
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Overall 2
2.0

10/22/13 DHS Warning- TENDA wireless hackable

J.M.B., Amazon
2 April 2013
  • Summary: Here's my good deed of the day: a DHS daily email referred me to this article which states TENDA wireless routers from China have a hidden back door allowing access to your network. Here's a quote from the article: "My shiny new ReaverPro box made relatively short work of cracking WPS," he claimed, "providing access to the WLAN and a subsequent root shell on the router.
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Overall 8
8.0

Looks nice, works great...but

Raoul, Amazon
2 April 2013
  • Summary: I was attracted to the price of this router, only $20 at Microcenter. The setup process seemed quite easy, although the instruction sheet needs a LOT of work to clean up the English (why can't they ever hire a native speaker for an editor?) When I set it up, it worked great on the cable-connected Ethernet ports. However, when I tried to update the firmware, the unit kept freezing before completion. And then during reboot, it freezes up again, too.
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Overall 8
8.0

hard to setup

clive, Amazon
2 April 2013
  • Summary: Have at&t dsl, and I couldn't get it to work. No English instructions, but they wont help much anyhow (basic plug in diagrams). Went to Tenda website where they have detailed fixes, and found a solution. Had to Change a few settings on the router. works good now.
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