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    Can this be used with DSL?   (6 Answers)

    By Donna D October 15, 2015.

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      Yes, because this router doesn't care how you get your internet. DSL comes into your home and then goes through a DSL modem, which either your DSL company provides or you buy yourself. This router comes into the chain AFTER that modem, and converts the Internet in your house to Wi-Fi signals (and also allows you to plug in four devices at a time via Ethernet, instead of just one). You could have cable, Fiber, DSL, whatever; a router doesn't care.

      By ldjarmin October 16, 2015.

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      Can I eliminate my TWC Router?   (4 Answers)

      If I get this can I eliminate the router from the cable company (Time Warner)?

      By Pete January 6, 2016.

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        The modem from the cable company is what brings the service to your home, then you have the wireless router attached to the modem, This replaced the wireless router from your cable company. NOT the modem.

        By rossana January 6, 2016.

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        Do you already have to have wifi/internet service?? Or does this replace that??? Thank you   (5 Answers)

        By Anonymous February 12, 2016.

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          Must have internet connection, this will be wifi connection. Works great for me even with multiple devices running at same time.

          By SgtSlick23 February 12, 2016.

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          Will this work with an AT&T wireless router/modem combination DSL line?   (4 Answers)

          By penny February 9, 2016.

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            Yes, this will work with an AT&T wireless router/modem.

            By CommunityAnswer February 12, 2016.

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            Will this allow someone 500 ft away to pick up internet or does anyone know how far of a reach internet can be recieved outside the home is?   (3 Answers)

            By Anonymous January 6, 2016.

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              It depends upon the router. Some have very powerful antennas that can push the signal further than other makes and models of routers. Also, the other thing to consider is this, the 2.4Mhz band will travel further than the 5.0Ghz band because it is a lower frequency. So, yeah, the 2.4Mhz band of this router will travel further outside of your home(500ft maybe). The 5Ghz band won't travel as far.

              By Ritt January 7, 2016.

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              what is the optimum up load and down load speed for a wireless router?   (2 Answers)

              By leelou October 11, 2015.

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                From the research I've done, upload speeds are generally considerably lower than your download speeds. I can give you real world numbers from my own experience with the AC1900. I maintain steady 50+ Mbps download and between 12 and 18 Mbps upload anywhere in my 2400 square foot multi floor home along with the Dead Spot Terminator plugged in on the upper floor. I have found these speeds unmatched by any previous product I've personally used. I hope this helps.

                By gcrxpower October 21, 2015.

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                Is this also a modem?   (6 Answers)

                By Anonymous January 8, 2016.

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                  No - this is NOT a modem. You need to use a modem to modulate the signal from your Internet provider - after which you can use this router to deliver WiFi or wired Internet through your location.

                  By TechMatcher January 31, 2016.

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                  Is this compatible with UVerse?   (3 Answers)

                  Is this compatible with UVerse internet?

                  By cgrubb November 4, 2015.

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                    Yes, this product is compatible.

                    By CommunityAnswer November 4, 2015.

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                    what is range in feet and will it go through plaster walls   (4 Answers)

                    I have large house and cannot access internet at opposite end of house or upstairs.

                    By storm November 4, 2015.

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                      Has great range in my 2,000 SF house. Eliminated all the dead spots left by my old Motorola N router. This router is known for having great range. That's why I bought it, and it hasn't disappointed me.

                      By Rickster November 5, 2015.

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                      How many devices can I have on this router at one time?   (4 Answers)

                      By Jeff April 6, 2016.

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                        I don't know the maximum number of connections, but I have had up to 16 devices connected at one time, ranging from iphones to laptops to smart TVs to printers and never had any problem with the connection on any of them. I generally have 10-12 connected devices regularly and again, have never had an issue with bandwidth to any of the devices.

                        By nickname35 July 16, 2016.

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