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Mesh Wi-Fi, something of Interest?

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Mesh Wi-Fi, something of Interest?

by Retired Staff MikeHales Retired Staff
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I'm sure you're like me in always seeking to maximize your broadband speed and generally Wi-Fi is the weak link, so interested to find out folks thoughts on mesh wifi. Too expensive or just the thing you're looking for?

 

Here is an interesting NYT article on mesh wifi outlining the tech.

 

Cheers 

 

Mike 

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by Frequent Poster AaronSmithson76 Frequent Poster
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I have the Netgear Orbi RBK50 myself. great beast. so much coverage with these 2 units.

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by Retired Staff MikeHales Retired Staff
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Thanks for that, how are the speeds?

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by Frequent Poster AaronSmithson76 Frequent Poster
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They are brilliant. Full coverage for the whole house. (can sit in my neighbours pool and still get access

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Re: Mesh Wi-Fi, something of Interest?

by Staff SteveBrown Staff
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We've had our own Vodafone Mesh WiFi units for a short while now.

I haven't tried them, but the features of a mesh setup are pretty compelling.

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