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Linksys WRT1900ACS Wireless AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit Router, Open Source ready, eSATA / USB 3.0 Ports
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Pros: first attached the antennas and read the simple basic setup info let stabilize to room temperature before plugging it in to avoid possible condensation. It includes a 4' long FLAT Ethernet cable I connected it to network and let it sit for a few minutes my computer automatically connected to the router when I opened a web page just like supposed to the first thing that happened was the router searched for updates it found a firmware update downloaded and installed and rebooted in just about 2 minutes total time then with their built in setup steps it was super simple changed router name and password for users and changed the password for the router so nobody else has access to it. Then I connected an external drive setup again was super simple. Then went into more settings options and limited from 100 connected to just 20 that should allow for plenty of local phones and such to connect to it. Connected a Samsung 500GB SSD to the USB3 port and transferred files from it to primary computer it took approximately 8 minutes to transfer the files 3885 MP3 files plus the cover art 11.1GB then transferred 6620 various files PDF files office documents exe files and a lot of other file formats to drive in 182 folders 15.9GB total approximately 10 minutes. Time for take laptop for a walk as soon as it stops raining. OK took laptop for it's walk about 100' away from the house before my connection was dropped that is through 2 exterior walls so better than the other routers I have tested most get 50-75' maximum. USB drive has had no further problems.

Cons: bulkier when compared to other routers but not excessively so. after about half an hour my external spin drive disconnected and even after tried several times in setup to refresh it but it never found it again after about 20 tries rebooted router and tried a different drive and after about an hour it still shows up so I assume my spin drive has issues

Other Thoughts: System
ASUS Sabertooth 990FX
AMD FX-6100
GSKILL Ripjaws 16GB 2x8GB
Cooler Master Storm Enforcer
Antec 550W PSU
Lite-on Blu-ray Burner
Koutech USB 3 card reader
ASUS 23" monitor (Bottom)
ASUS 23" monitor (Top)
Windows 10 Professional 64bit
DELL D6420
Intel I5 2.50GHZ

CORSAIR CX450M 450W ATX12V / EPS12V 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply
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Pros: I ended up putting the PSU in a different computer than originally planned that has a graphics card but does not require a power tap so it is the same effect

Cons: NA

EVGA GeForce 210 DirectX 10.1 01G-P3-1313-KR 1GB 64-Bit DDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready Low Profile Ready Video Card
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Pros: Simple basic card for a kids computer or someone that doesn't need high horsepower card but ample to handle games such as WOW or photo editing does not use a PCIe power tap

Cons: none


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Display Name: John P.

Date Joined: 09/15/06


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