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Rosewill RGS-1016 - 16-Port 10 / 100 / 1000 Mbps Gigabit Rackmount Switch with Jumbo Frame Support - 3-Year Warranty
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  • Owned For: 1 month to 1 year

Pros: I am an engineering network technician with a semi-complex home network including access point, firewall, this switch and network printer, servers and other gear. I found this to be excellent as far as reliability is concerned and links up to all equipment without a hitch. The switch is quiet as can be and appears to be well made. No qualms or complaints. For my needs it replaced an aging Cisco catalyst 3550-EMI switch that was loud as heck and only did 10/100.

Cons: Doesn't do VLAN tagging or VLANS for that matter. No user interface and minimal documentation. That being said, do understand that this does not do the features as a switch costing 3-5X as much.

Other Thoughts: This does what I need it to. Gigabit goodness.

Mushkin Enhanced ECO2 2.5
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  • Owned For: 1 week to 1 month

5 out of 5 eggs Solid Drive, great price good speed 03/21/2015

This review is from: Mushkin Enhanced ECO2 2.5" 240GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MKNSSDEC240GB

Pros: So I was able to pop in the drive and clone over my OS ( Linux Mint 17.1) using clonezilla, so no problems there. Speed is great overall this drives seems very solid with trim support, instantly recognized, no complaints. It replaced a 120 GB OCZ Vertex 4. I will recommend this for anyone looking for a value drive or to put this is in an older system.

Cons: Didn't come with screws, cables, bracket or other brik-a-brak. Had to scrounge for some extra SATA cables to connect all my drives. No Major gripes, you get what you pay for.

Other Thoughts: Time will tell on reliability. But seriously I still have platter drives and do not think I will every wear these SSDs out. I install games on these as well as applications. Mushkin has always been a reliable brand for Memory in the past.

BUFFALO AirStation Extreme AC 1750 Gigabit Dual Band Wireless Router - WZR-1750DHP
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  • Owned For: 1 month to 1 year

5 out of 5 eggs Good Solid router with decent speed, no complaints 07/26/2014

This review is from: BUFFALO AirStation Extreme AC 1750 Gigabit Dual Band Wireless Router - WZR-1750DHP

Pros: This router was chosen after carefully reviewing what was available from listed products and performs admirably in accordance with expectations. The setup was quick and easy and all the settings took after a quick firmware upgrade. This integrated into my semi complex (Mulitple APs/ DHCP servers and firewall) home network. I like the NAS capability and the network printer sharing. I have not been able to test these features out so I cannot attest to thier effectiveness. NAT is not being used as well as this duty is performed by my firewall. Overall this servers as a wired / wireless media bridge with AP for all my N 5 Ghz devices with AC capability. After using trendnet and netgear products I appreciate the responsiveness of this router when taking settings and applying immediately. I have no regrets upon purchasing this product especially if gotten on sale. I also am doing Minor Qos with gaming traffic and that performs well to make a noticable difference to my users as well. The WPS setup was extremely easy to connect a linksys media bridge.

Cons: Performance may not be enough for some large networks or if special protocols are used. The instruction leaves a bit to be desired as the settings are scattered throughout but they all do work as far as I can tell. This does get quite warm during normal operation.

Other Thoughts: I work in a network operations center so I have an idea about what works and what does not. This piece of hardware has the functionality I need so it "gets the job done". Make sure the firmware is up to date and you have reviewed the documentation before setting this up. Doesn't hurt to understand networking concepts before proceeding either. Overall I am pleased with this product and would recommend this to a small/ medium home network. As far as I can tell, it has three main modes: Router/AP/ repeater modes. The caveot is I am using this as a simple AP and not doing the main DHCP or routing functions. I feel that the product works and performs the functions I need it to with a minimum of fuss. I have not tested AC speeds either but plan to.


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Display Name: Nicholas M.

Date Joined: 12/23/01

  • Reviews: 21
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  • First Review: 12/03/06
  • Last Review: 08/04/15
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