Super easy maunal set up - Perfect for non-techies
Maxximus, B&H Photo
12 October 2015
Excerpt: Super easy to set up. Just follow the very simple instructions on how to set up via WPS or manual if your router doesn't support WPS. Plugged in the unit beside where my router was to begin the set up manual configuration process. I was all set up and running in less than 3 minutes.
Pros: Easy To Set Up, Fast, Fast Connection Speed, Reliable connection, Secure Connection
Pros: None: built in browser works sporadically, requires unit to be unplugged to regain access to browser. WPS did not work. Manual setup to D-Link router was successful after several device reboots. I favor D-Link but this device must have been made on a Monday. Trashed it same day.
Cons: Poor browser functionality, poor setup, never got to test with connected devices as the extender itself could not really be configured. Also see Pros, above.
Cons: The light flashes continuously(yellow). Unable to see the network or connect to the network. dlink is useless as well. They want to slog around your computer with each call. The network does appear, you put in the password, it is accepted... and then no connection. I spent an entire weekend on th...
Summary: Our router signal did not reach the far end of our second floor. I purchased this D-Link Wi-Fi Range Extender, followed the online instructions for set up and it works perfectly. Everyone in the house is happy with its performance.
Cons: Bought 2 of these with the idea that they would boost my signal in the basement and bonus room upstairs. Setup was somewhat difficult, both units came with the wrong paperwork identifying the SSID and PW. Also they don't seamlessly pass off the connection as you move around the house, on my iPad ...