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Edimax EW-7822UAC Wireless AC1200 Dual-band USB 3.0 Adapter, Complies to Draft 802.11ac Standard, Delivers More Than Two Times Faster Wi-Fi Speed Than 802.11n, With Adjustable Foldaway Antenna for Optimum High Performance
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Pros: None really

Cons: The antenna is flimsy, and only swivels on a single axis. I have a Cisco 802.11AC router that is about 20' away from the adapter, and the adapter, even though it was showing 5 bars would only connect at 86Mbps on the 5 GHZ band, and 150Mbps on the 2.4 GHZ band. And can only maintain about 8-10 Mbps throughput.
A similar 802.11N adapter connects at 270 or 300 Mbps consistently.

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  • neweggOwned For: 1 week to 1 month

1 out of 5 eggs Cheap power supply 02/11/2014

This review is from: VANTEC CB-ISA200-U3 IDE/SATAIII to USB 3.0 Adapter

Pros: The USB 3 throughput was very fast

Cons: The power supply is very cheap. It stopped working after a couple weeks. I popped it apart, and found the 3 prong connector is poorly soldered to the board, and poorly attached to the case. The solder pads had broken off, and the connection was not being made. I manually re-soldered it, and repaired the board, which got me through a drive clone, but I am going to throw this away. Not worth the money in the end.

ZyXEL ZyWALL ZWUSG20 Internet Security Firewall with 4 Gigabit LAN / DMZ Ports, 2 IPSec VPN, SSL VPN , and 3G WAN Support
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Pros: Tons of features, easy setup, intuitive UI, Fast, robust logs show you what is happening on your network!

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: Wow! This is a Fantastic Router/ Firewall/ UTM! I had a pretty complex small network with 3 routers, a DMZ, and a lot of routing, and NAT Rules. I consolidated it all onto this guy in about 1 hour after opening the box! I have not played with the Bandwidth Management yet, but that looks very cool too! Great Job ZyXel!


Lance W.'s Profile

Display Name: Lance W.

Date Joined: 09/19/08

  • Reviews: 16
  • Helpfulness: 4
  • First Review: 01/24/09
  • Last Review: 02/11/14
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