www.testfreaks.com

Reviews, reviews, reviews...

Netgear-wn111.496737
6.7 out of 10

Netgear WN111

What is NETGEAR s RangeMax Next Wireless-N? The RangeMax Next Wi Read more

Great Deal: $9.95

Reviews and Problems with Netgear WN111

Showing 1-10 of 22
Overall 2
2.0

Died in 2.5 months

Stephanie D. Welch, Amazon
27 August 2014
  • Summary: I owned this product for 2.5 months. It was great for the first two months. Then it began dropping its connection periodically, but would work again as soon as I unplugged and plugged it back in. Then one time, it finally decided not to reconnect. I'm a tech-savvy individual, and it's in as clean and hospitable an environment as any home electronic device could hope for. It's by far the soonest that any tech device I've ever purchased has gone defunct on me.
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

should have known better. Plus these run hot so could create a ...

Joseph W., Amazon
25 August 2014
  • Summary: Side by side compared to a similar Cisco unit, these connect at 11Mbps while the Cisco unit connects at 104Mbps to the same wireless router. Bought two and both are going to Goodwill tomorrow. Never bought a Netgear product which I kept and used, should have known better. Plus these run hot so could create a fire hazard if you plug them into the back of your computer and do not have good ventilation.
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

did not work

Gary Bisogna, Amazon
26 July 2014
  • Summary: Did not work. I wasted time installing software according to instructions, but this Netgear product could not be recognized by my computer, perhaps because it operates using the horrible Windows 8. On a more positive note, the company took this useless product back.
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

counter productive product

Timothy M. Welchel, Amazon
23 July 2014
  • Summary: the drivers do not autoload. all instructions kept telling me that i needed to be connected to the internet to make the drivers work. the understood purpose of this product was so that i could get internet to my desktop PC because i don't have a LAN line in that part of the house. customer support for Netgear wanted to charge me $149 to find a fix for their own product.
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

Failed to work, and NetGear would not provide free ...

Robert Gross, Amazon
7 July 2014
  • Summary: Failed to work, and NetGear would not provide free support because it was manufactured in 2009. Returned product to Amazon.
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

Very disappointed in this adapter

teejay147 "Cindy T.", Amazon
2 July 2014
  • Summary: Very disappointed in this adapter. I have had it only 7 weeks and it does not work properly now. At first it was just that it would take an extended time to display webpages and email & I thought it was just the provider. However yesterday, after trying to get my email and a webpage to display, it just got hung up.
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

Should be nicknamed the Netgear Turtle

Ben Cook, Amazon
28 June 2014
  • Summary: Ridiculously slow...unless you happen to place your computer next to the router itself. But then that would defeat the purpose of having a wifi adapter, wouldn't it? I was shocked at how well it worked while I was setting it up with the most recent drivers, but I was but two feet away from the router. I moved my computer into the adjacent (note: ten feet away) room and lo-and-behold the download speed dropped to a staggering 0.37 mbs. I couldn't believe my eyes!
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

Lies

Terri Hepburn, Amazon
10 May 2014
  • Summary: I look on the internet they make you think your getting a good deal on this 86% off I look every one on the internet is 9.99 to 7.99
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

buyer beware......

jonsr, Amazon
7 May 2014
  • Summary: if you need support, net gear will not help as the seller if thus product id sn approved reseller and firther my unit was made in 2009!
  • Read full review
Overall 2
2.0

Tiger Direct is not that direct.

Richard Michael Haack, Amazon
21 April 2014
  • Summary: I have not been able to test this device yet. I have received it but tiger direct sent me a refurbished model instead of the NEW one I bought. Further more TG(tiger direct) will not directly own the mistake and seem to know they are selling a refurbished product. They respond " We are not aware of any advertising errors. I simply wanted the new product that was promised.
  • Read full review
Next page >>