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CORSAIR RMx RM750X 750W ATX12V / EPS12V 80 PLUS GOLD Certified Full Modular Nvidia Sli ready and crossfire support Power Supply
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Pros: Fully Modular
Great cabling
Easy to read connections
Easily labeled cabling
Included Zip Ties
Beefy Power Supply
Near Silent Operation
Individually Sleeved and Heat-Shrink Cables
90+ Gold
Efficient
Great Low Noise Fan
Contains all the bells and whistles a top power supply should have
Corsair Brand

Cons: The 8 PIN CPU Cable may not reach in all cases
Longer than my other PSU (NZXT Hale 90 750W)

Other Thoughts: This is a great PSU by Corsair which continues to hit home runs. It is fully modular and very efficient. Corsair tends to go with Seasonic as the OEM for their PSUs (though this may either be CWT or FSP - haven't checked) and tend to under-rate the wattage and efficiency they can handle (gold can typically run at platinum, silver at gold, etc). This thing is nearly silent and allowed me to run 2 XFX HD 6870s in XFIRE, OCZ ARC 480 SSD, Samsung 850 EVO 128 SSD, 4 TB WD Black, 2 TB WD Black, AMD FX 6100 OC to 4.4 GHz, as well as a LG Blu-Ray Write and Lite ON DVD Burner with room to spare. I also haven't gotten any BSODs which I believe my NZXT was giving me due to lower amperage (to be fair I have had that power supply for 4+ years).

I can't recommend Corsair enough - everything they make is GOLD!

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TP-LINK RE210 AC750 Universal Wi-Fi Wall Plug Gigabit Range Extender with External Antennas
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5 out of 5 eggs Great Product for the Price and No Sacrifice of Speed 02/13/2016

This review is from: TP-LINK RE210 AC750 Universal Wi-Fi Wall Plug Gigabit Range Extender with External Antennas

Pros: 1. Simple to setup. I had this ready in 3 minutes.
2. Excellent range - for a little box it really does extend the coverage.
3. Excellent value - for what it does it beats a ZyXEL AC 750 that is sold by a telco in Tennessee.
4. Easy connection with ALL devices - I have tested this with a PS3, Samsung SmarTV, Roku 2, Droid 2 Turbo and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+, Lenovoa AMD A10 7800 K Laptop and everything runs smoothly with no lags, hiccups, or dropped connections.
5. Elegant design that blends in with the decor.

Cons: 1. The antennae only move up or down to a certain degree - no way to move them out at an angel to the sides.

Other Thoughts: I would recommend anyone looking for a range booster/extender that doesn't need top of the line offerings from the Nighthawk, Linksys, TP-Link (they have an awesome range extender in the AC 1900 line) or Asus to go with this model.

TP-Link is a good value for what they offer and setup is super simple.

One thing I wasn't fond of was that the setup of the 2.4GHz and 5 GHz were on two different pages - had me stuttering there for a moment.

Overall, highly recommended and it connects wired to my Samsung SmartTV with aplomb (use it for Plex Media Server).

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Securifi Almond+ Long Range Touchscreen Wireless AC1750 Router / Range Extender + Home Automation Hub (3 Minute Setup)
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Pros: This is a nice router from Securifi which I believe is their second foray into routers.

The touchscreen interface is very pleasant and it includes a stylus in the top right corner of the router.

I love the 3 minute setup (actually takes around 1:45) and even little old ladies can set this up with no knowledge.

I work in tech support and received a call once for the Wireless N version and the lady said she wasn't tech savvy but wanted to make sure the settings were correct. They were and she had set it up herself following the on-screen prompts.

This has 3 modes in which it can function: Router, AP, Extender.

I used it extensively as an Extender and the range is indeed there even when combining with my Linksys AC 2400 MU-MIMO Router.

The setup is extremely easy as I mentioned and you can effortlessly scroll through the options without a hiccup.

The screen itself is responsive and well thought out and doesn't hinder the setup.

The Android App (they have iOS as well) makes setting up the router and managing it easy as well (though there are some qualms with this).

Overall this router is great and easy to setup and just works.

It has decent features and one of the best things it offers is the home automation setup.

Cons: I love the Android App for managing the router but it really limits what you can do.

For instance, it will not let you change the WIFI Channel on the router (this could be that I am using it as an Extender).

As far as the extender option goes it is great but it tends to have lag or latency in it.

Of course I know an extender duplicates so it is half throughput but my Samsung Galaxy S4, HP Laptops, Surface 2, and Roku 2 seem to take longer to load up web pages or games/movies/TV Shows than a straight connection to my Linksys.

I have used a Netgear R 6100 in AP/Extender mode and it worked flawlessly without any delay.

Other Thoughts: The home automation is a nifty feature most routers don't consider.

The Securifi+ Almond AC Router Supports ZigBee HA 1.2, Z-Wave which are two of the major manufacturers with products you can find at Home Deport and Lowe's.

As this is a free service which the Android App manages fairly well this is a big bonus to the router itself.

The price is something I think that should be a little lower considering the Gen 2 and Gen 3 models of AC routers coming out especially with MU-MIMO.

If this was around $60-$80 less it would be a sweet spot.

Home automation is a nice add on value but hardly worth the extra coin.

Overall this router is awesome and would be an excellent buy for anyone, especially those with limited tech knowledge.

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Display Name: Jason J.

Date Joined: 03/04/06

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  • First Review: 03/25/15
  • Last Review: 03/24/16
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