Up to 450Mbps of wireless speed and 4-Gigabit Ethernet ports are ideal for multiple HD video streaming 3-external 5dBi antennas for fully extended wireless coverage Wireless security encryption easily at a push of WPS Button Industry-leading 2-year warranty and unlimited 24/7 technical support TP-LINK TL-WR1043ND Ultimate Wireless N Gigabit Router 802.11n/g/b Built-in 4-port Gigabit Switch The TP-LINK Wireless N Gigabit Router TL-WR1043ND is a combined wired/wireless network connection device integrated with internet-sharing router and 4-port Gigabit switch. Adopting advanced MIMO (Multi Input Multi Output) and SST technologies, it provides incredibly high wireless speeds of up to 300Mbps. The TL-WR1043ND also features four Gigabit Ethernet ports for wired connections. This robust guaranteed wired/wireless throughput ensures that you are freer to simultaneously enjoy multiple high-bandwidth consuming and interruption sensitive applications such as streaming HD video, making VoIP calls, sharing large files and playing online games. The TL-WR1043ND is specially equipped with a USB storage port on the back of the router for connecting USB storage devices, for convenient access for everyone on the network. Features: Gigabit Ethernet ports enabling ultimate transfer speed CCA improves wireless performance while automatically avoiding channel conflicts For home and office use, supports PPPoE, Dynamic IP, and static IP broadband access and various kind of dialing requirements Supports UPnP, DDNS, static routing, VPN pass-through, and data forwarding Supports QSS (Quick Secure Setup), provides 64/128/152-bit WEP encryption, WPA/WPA2, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK authentication Specification: Standards: IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b Frequency Range: 2.4-2.4835GHz Interface: 4 10/100/1000M LAN Ports - 1 10/100/1000M WAN Port - 1 USB 2.0 Port Antenna: 3dBi Detachable Omni Directional Antenna X 3
Some suggestions:(1) Use the instructions in the Users Guide for installing the router - the installation software on the CD didn't work for me, but the written instructions are clear enough.(2) Update the firmware before you get too far in configuring the router.There was a nasty bug in the installed firmware that caused the router to freeze if you tried to display wireless statistics. This is fixed in the firmware dated August, 2010.(2) If you're thi..