RANGEMAX™ SMART MIMO WIRELESS ROUTER – WPN824
The WPN824 RangeMax™ Wireless Router adjusts to interference and the physical barriers in your home to deliver up to 500,000 square feet of coverage. With RangeMax™ wireless dynamic connectivity there is no need to spend extra money on range extenders, repeaters and external antennas. There is also no need to throw away your older wireless devices; RangeMax™ is compatible with 802.11b, 802.11g and SuperG™ products and will boost their range and speed by up to 50%.
New Technology - Smart MIMO
RangeMax™ is an advanced Smart MIMO (Multi-in, Multi-Out*) technology that uses seven internal antennas. The RangeMax™ WPN824 wireless router constantly surveys your home or office environment for physical barriers and interference: The RangeMax™ router adapts on the fly, adjusting the wireless signal to compensate for these performance blockers. For example; if you carry your laptop from the living room to the study, RangeMax™ automatically senses the change and selects from over 100 possible antenna configurations to deliver you the fastest, clearest connection! Everyone will enjoy consistently high-speed connections, everywhere in your house - no dropouts and no wireless dead spots.
NETGEAR ensures that every computer, laptop or console user connected to your wireless network can work and play safely. The WPN824 RangeMax™ Wireless router comes with a double firewall, WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) encryption and WPA-PSK (Wi-Fi Protected Access, Pre-Shared Key) security. These security features add powerful safeguards against unauthorised usage.
NETGEAR's Smart Wizard™ makes the set-up of the RangeMax™ wireless router easy and hassle-free. Smart Wizard automatically detects your ISP's network settings, then walks you through each step of the installation process.
Netgear RangeMax™ Wireless Router & RangeMax™ Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter. Networking standards: IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g. Security algorithms: WPA-PSK, Firewall security: Double Firewall, -Network Address Translation (NAT) to hide PCs & files, VPN support: 2 VPN end-to-end tunnels (IPSec). Weight: 17.6 oz (500 g). Compatible operating systems: Windows 98, Me, NT, 2000, XP, Mac OS, NetWare, UNIX, / Linux, Dimensions (WxDxH): 8.78 x 6.02 x 1.22" (223 x 153 x 31 mm), Supported data transfer rates: 10/100