Networking

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ASUS Lyra AC2200 Tri-Band Mesh Network Review

Introduction Lyra is ASUS’ take on mesh networking and today I’m taking the AC2200 version of the kit for a spin through the testing area. ASUS Lyra features three ...

November 9, 2017 at 8:51 am by
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D-Link Exo AC2600 (DIR-882) Enthusiast Router Review

D-Link Exo AC2600 Today we’re taking a look at D-Link‘s newest router which doesn’t look as impressive as some of the ones we’ve tested in the past, ...

September 20, 2017 at 8:29 am by
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ASUS ROG Rapture (GT-AC5300) Enthusiast Router Review

Introduction The ASUS ROG Rapture GT-AC5300 wireless AC5300 tri-band gaming router is probably one of the most epic routers you can buy pre-built, and today we’re taking ...

August 30, 2017 at 9:08 am by

ASUS DSL-AC88U AC3100 ADSL/VDSL Modem Router Review

Introduction ASUS DSL-AC88U isn’t like your everyday router. It sets itself apart with some of the fastest available wireless and internet speeds, multiple ISP ...

June 23, 2017 at 11:05 pm by

Turning Simple Things into Smart Home Things with Energenie

Energenie Building a smart home is now easier than ever before. With a plethora of consumer products that you can buy at affordable prices, install and configure yourself. You ...

June 16, 2017 at 9:30 am by
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ASUS RP-AC87 Wireless AC2600 Dual-Band Repeater Review

Introduction There are ordinary network extender and repeater, and then there are the ones like the ASUS RP-AC87 (Link). The RP-AC87 takes its job serious with modern ...

June 6, 2017 at 12:49 pm by
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ASUS XG-C100C 10GBase-T Network Adapter Review

Introduction I have long been a supporter of increased network speeds and as such, it’s nice to have another 10 Gigabit Ethernet network card in the office. Today I am ...

May 19, 2017 at 9:40 am by

Linksys Max-Stream AC600 Wi-Fi Micro USB Adapter Review

Introduction We mostly take a look at high-end network gear with the newest and fastest wireless speeds, but speed isn’t always the feature that matters the most. ...

May 10, 2017 at 9:34 am by

Create Your Own Router and Firewall Solution

Over-the-counter routers are fine and work as they should, but they simply aren’t enough for some of us. Quite a few of the standard routers located around the homes of ...

May 9, 2017 at 9:34 am by

Linksys WRT3200ACM AC3200 MU-MIMO Gigabit WiFi Router Review

Introduction Linksys has had a lot of success with their WRT series, and that can’t come as a surprise to anyone. They look great, are packed with features, and perform ...

March 14, 2017 at 1:00 pm by

LIFX Gen3 Bulbs and LIFX Z Lightstrip Review

Introduction So you’ve invested in your Amazon Alexa smart home assistant or any of the other lovely smart home controllers on the market. You’ve got your ...

January 28, 2017 at 1:41 pm by

Netis WF2375 AC600 Wireless Dual-Band Outdoor AP Router Review

Introduction There are times when everyone screws up, and it was me doing so this time. I’m planning a location move during this calendar year and have as such already ...

January 23, 2017 at 10:00 am by

Philips Hue GU10 Starter Kit and B22 Colour Review

Introduction We’ve been having a lot of fun at eTeknix HQ over the last few weeks toying around with the world of IoT devices. We’ve played with smart plugs, home ...

January 1, 2017 at 12:02 pm by

ASUS PL-AC56 1200Mbps AV2 1200 Wi-Fi Powerline Adapter Kit Review

Introduction Today I’m taking a look at one of the easiest ways to extend both your wired and wireless network into hard to reach places within your household while ...

December 20, 2016 at 8:00 am by

Energenie MiHome Gateway & Sensors Smart Home Review

Introduction Taking command of your home has never been easier thanks to the huge range of IoT (Internet of Things) devices that are on the market, but it can be a little ...

December 19, 2016 at 8:00 am by