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TP-link TL-ANT2408C
9.2 out of 10

TP-link TL-ANT2408C

2.4GHz 8dBi Indoor Omni-directional Antenna. Magnetic Base wit Read more

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Reviews and Problems with TP-link TL-ANT2408C

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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0

User Review

Junior76, Walmart
30 January 2013
Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0

User Review

Junior76, Walmart
30 January 2013
Overall 8
8.0

User Review

AceOnRiv, NCIX.com
6 January 2013
  • Summary: I attached this to my girlfriends Wireless PCI card and the change was immediate. Much better reception from upstairs router and much faster web surfing. Great for bad connections.
  • Pros: Affordable way to increase range.
  • Cons: None.
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Overall 8
8.0

Helped some

Taylor V., Newegg
29 January 2012
  • Pros: Added a couple bars to signal, eliminated drop outs.
  • Cons: I'd rather pay for 3 day shipping than wait for "free" USPS delivery, 10 days for 40 miles....Really(?).
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Overall 8
8.0

Works - Don't expect miracles

Jonathan S., Newegg
12 October 2011
  • Summary: The four stars aren't because it's great, but because I could actually measure it making a difference. Other antenna reviews in this price range say "didn't make any difference at all." My router is a TP-Link so it plugged right in. Make sure the connector will fit your brand of router.
  • Pros: In one corner of my house my signal was always dropping from "good" to "fair" which sometimes caused my link speed to go as low as 5Mbps, almost 4 times slower than my Internet connection. My hope with this antenna was to boost it just enough to stay in "good" range in that area. (In case you don...
  • Cons: Only marginal improvement. Don't expect a "full" bar, although if you're right on the edge it might bump it up. Imagine walking a few steps closer to your router with your laptop... It's kind of huge. I didn't find the magnetic base to be of any advantage. I didn't find swiveling or angling the a...
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Overall 7
6.6
Value for money 8
8.0
Features 6
6.0
Performance 4
4.0
Overall quality 8
8.0

Not much gain - needs a longer cable

dude, TigerDirect.com
8 September 2011
  • Summary: I didn't see much difference in the signal strenght. Cable needs to be about a foot longer.
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

icantbelieveyouguystookmyname, NCIX.com
5 November 2010
  • Summary: My current living conditions doesn't allow me to use wired connections thus I have to use wireless-n. With router upstairs where the landlord lives, placed on the floor between shelves (essentially in the worst place possible)...
  • Pros: -Made unusable wifi to usable
  • Cons: -Buying 2 of these does seem kind of expensive in addition to wifi adaptor
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Wing On_W, NCIX.com
28 January 2010
  • Summary: Got this to boost the signal for the TP Link N wireless 3 antennas PCI card, since the computer is 100 fts+ away from the router, and it is in 2nd floor. After plugged this in and the signal immediately improved from 1 bar to 3 bars.
  • Pros: enhanted the signal immediately, look nice
  • Cons: not cheap
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

the Swollen Goat, NCIX.com
2 November 2009
  • Summary: I attached this to my girlfriends Wireless PCI card and the change was immediate. Much better reception from upstairs router and much faster web surfing. Great for bad connections.
  • Pros: Affordable way to increase range.
  • Cons: None.
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Overall 8
8.0

magnetic base is very useful. Cons

Sanjit Roy, amazon.in
2 October 2014
  • Summary: Pros: Network range increase by double fold. magnetic base is very useful. Cons: Cable length is too short, bit costly I would have given 5 star if above two criteria were met.
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