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Apple AirPort Extreme V5 (MD031)
7.1 out of 10

Apple AirPort Extreme V5 (MD031)

AirPort Extreme operates in the 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands simultaneo Read more

Great Deal: $149.50

Reviews and Problems with Apple AirPort Extreme V5 (MD031)

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Overall 2
2.0

Many Problems

ratcat "ratcat", Amazon
12 April 2013
  • Summary: I had many problems with the router, but the deal breaker and the one that caused me to return it was the speed. Oddly the ethernet speed was hobbled whenever the wireless speed was slowed due to interference. I experimented with this for hours and am thoroughly convinced it is true.
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Overall 2
2.0

You get what you pay for!

W V., Newegg
25 October 2012
  • Summary: I thought I was getting a good deal on a refurbed AirPort Extreme. Newegg's website says that while they don't guarantee that you'll receive all the accessories/documentation with a refurb, they do check to ensure that the unit is functional before it ships.
  • Pros: None
  • Cons: Unit was DOA
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Overall 2
2.0

Bad purchase from 3rd party vendor

Stephen S., Newegg
10 June 2012
  • Pros: none
  • Cons: I purchased this when it was advertised for only $99. For a refurbished apple router, this seemed too good to be true. Well, it was. My credit card was immediately charged but the product didn't get shipped. After one week with nothing from UPS, I contacted NewEgg to find out what happened? I was...
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 6
6.0
Performance 2
2.0

User Review

PC Connection Express
16 December 2008
Overall 2
2.0

Overpriced and unreliable

William K. Karwin "Software Consultant", Amazon
11 May 2004
  • Summary: Apple Airport Base Stations have a history of overheating and ruining the electronics inside. I lost a ABS "snow" unit this way. Fortunately, I found at least two online businesses devoted to repair of base stations, or else buying unrecoverable units at salvage prices.
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