Summary: I'm just doing a re-review after owning awhile. The device would drop blue-ray player randomly after a week of purchase. However, a simple easy to do FIRMWARE update solved the problem. This thing works great and does exactly what it says.
Pros: I never did get it to work, probably because a dead zone was not the problem. It was something to do with my browser, which was diagnosed for me on the phone by Edimax' amazing customer service girl, who really knew her stuff, not only the product itself, but how my PC worked inside and out.
Cons: $10.00 return shipping, but I still managed to salvage $14.00 from the purchase.
Pros: This small, wireless, white device does not add clutter to the linving room tv area nor does it stand out against the white walls. Greatly improved wireless signal to smart tv. Guest bedroom dead spot is now gone. Another winner from NEWEGG.
Pros: It works really well. Easy set up. I bought this for size and inexpensive cost. Don't really need it because we've already got a good Nighthawk router. But there is a spot in the basement with weak signal, This device brings the signal up from 35-40% to 80-85%.
Summary: My Comp going plugged into a TP-Link wireless N300 router at 67 Mbps. Wireless beside the router at 65 Mbps. Edimax Mini is upstairs about 15 feet from router, when wireless to the Edimax speed is 45 Mbps. (I must reiterate that this is a signal from router to Edimax upstairs 15' and then back again. Another comp upstairs at near 17' away from the Edimax the speed goes to 30 Mbps. No problems with blue-ray player hookup I HAVE NOT UPDATED THE FIRMWARE TO THE EDIMAX MINI.
Pros: Small, the picture makes this thing look big but its really small, Maybe 3 inches tall and 2 inches wide and 1.5 inches thick. Does what it says. I cant see how this could be any easier to set up. Some reviews say complicated to set up, but I think those people cant find their way out of wet paper bag. Just like hooking up any other device to a router or you can just use the WPS button either way. You can link them for range extension. Every WIFI area is different IE:...
Cons: Would be nice to have some outside antennae on it to make a better connection to router but for $25 this isn't a Con its simply something to put here.
Summary: Remember, whoever built your house/apartment did not take in consideration of WiFi or micro reflections. Some people may only need one device while others may need 5 or more.
Pros: Fast, easy, simple setup. Took me less than 10 minutes to setup 3 of them through out my house.That includes changing the Naming convention for the SSID half way through. Every device in every room of the house now gets full bars! I get signal in my garage and in the back yard. I set up 2 of them as extenders and one for a bridge. It was so simple I was almost certain it wouldn't work. I was delighted to be wrong for a change. Wife's happy, kids are happy, I'm happy t...