Summary: Does your network suffer from sluggish streaming, clogged video conferencing, frustrating file transfers? If you answered yes to any of these symptoms, you gotta get the Zyxel 500Mbps Powerline Adapter.
Summary: I am in the basement and wifi was a nightmare. I was able to get faster speeds from 5ghz(between 18-20Mb up/1Mb down) but nearly every day I had to mess with the antenna's and it was very annoying(too say the least). Online gaming and HD streaming was a nightmare at times.
Pros: Wired internet stability Decent speeds Connects instantly
Cons: I do not get the maximum speed our internet plan offers
Summary: Would definetly buy more if needed for other computers in the house. Cannot be plugged into a power strip, needs to be straight into the wall which can be a pain for some due to the short cords.
Pros: Connected instantly which was very nice, plugged in the side that goes to the router first, then the end that goes to my computer. My house is a three level house, and my router is in the basement. My room is in the opposite corner of the house and on the top floor, so the maximum distance I coul...
Cons: Ethernet cords for both sides are only 2 feet long
Summary: I read a bunch of the reviews on this product and decided this is what I needed. I have a 2 story house with the router on one side of the top floor of the house and the PS3 on the other side bottom floor.