Netgear A6200 Dual-Band USB Wireless AC Adaptor Review
23 December 2013
Conclusion: When we look at the internet connection speeds that many of us are become all to familiar with and the amount of data that we find ourselves moving around our networks, it was only a matter of time before we saw a need to speed up our wireless networks to come into line with Gigabit Ethernet.
Pros: 802.11ac ready, Strong performance, Easy to set up, Dual Band 2.4GHz and 5GHz radios, Beamforming+ technology
Cons: Will be soon classed as slow as 802.11ac routers and devices mature.
Excerpt: Today we look at the Netgear A6200 USB (2.0) 802.11ac Network Adapter. This adapter is designed for those users who are looking to upgrade their current network equipment to match that of the newest Wi-Fi protocol, 802.11ac. 802.11ac provides the fastest wireless speeds theoretically topping 1GBps.
Netgear A6200: Good up close and flat-out fabulous at long range
31 January 2014
Excerpt: Netgear's A6200 wins the award for most ambitious industrial design. Its USB interface is mounted on a hinged connector, and its antenna is housed inside a thin rectangular bar that you can pivot to fine-tune its reception.
Pros: Incredible distance performance, Easy installation, 802.11ac draft support, 5GHz and 2.4GHz, Dock supplied, An easy installation and superb long-range performance certainly point the direction of 802.11ac wireless technology. We're simply blown away by how fast the adaptor was able to perform at ...
Cons: Only twin antennas, Limited to 867Mbps, Disappointing close-range speeds, 802.11ac draft, As we suspected, only offering two antenna hampered performance both at the short and middle ranges. The middle range with its additional interference of solid walls slowed performance down to standard 802.1...
Summary: Хорошее, достаточно производительное решение без особых претензий — оно прекрасно подойдет тем, кто совершенно точно оценивает свои потребности или же только начинает погружение в волнующий мир создания локальных беспроводных сетей своими собственными силами.
Pros: Отличные дизайн и соотношение производительности, возможностей и цены.