questionsi am looking for a wireless n bridge. any…

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It's really 6 of one type of thing with home routers. Every generation has their pros and cons. I'd stick to the main players. Either Linksys (Owned by Cisco) Netgear or Belkin.

Just go with the cheapest at the time.

Edit: Every time I see bridge I think router :D all my relatives use the terms indiscriminately. just to with the same manufacturer as your router to avoid complications. They usually will put something in there that makes firmware conflict with other brands. My repeater was like that anyways.

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@davidgreen7373: I've overpaid but enjoyed Apple's series of routers here in the past few years - making use of some of their ecosystem tools for wireless network extension, easy device management etc.

I'm far from the active tinker-with-the-settings guy I used to be but I did briefly use the dd-wrt open standard and flashed an early N-standard linksys to work better as a bridge - I imagine for more technical users that's still the preferred route over proprietary firmware systems. There's a list of compatible devices (and more general information) from here http://www.dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Main_Page Long story is I tired of fighting with compatibility between router/firewall devices/settings.

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Hey guys. Thanks for the replies. I am looking for something specifically to provide network access to another room without having to run ethernet cables. There was a Linksys gaming adapter in the last woot-off that caught my eye and would have fit the bill; I am looking for something like that but I want to know if people have had experience with this or any other similar devices?

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I don't know about wireless N, but if you can get something that can be flashed with DD-WRT, you can make it into a wireless bridge.
Try these out.

http://www.dd-wrt.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?p=108033#108033

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recently popular deal on full router that you can use as a bridge:
http://deals.woot.com/deals/details/5efe94dc-fb4a-4d90-be24-a7c42325e5b5/linksys-wrt160n-ultra-rangeplus-wireless-n-broadband-router#3

overkill to some degree but you'll have repeater functionality, extra ethernet ports and a backup full router if your main one goes down.

edit - actually here's a refurb one of the same model I spotted in the fresh tab that's as cheap as a stand-alone bridge would be ($31)
http://deals.woot.com/deals/details/b143f48e-cca1-4156-8490-605f280d9d39/linksys-wrt160n-rm-refurbished-wireless-n-router-electronics#0

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@snapster: Awesome! Thanks Snapster!

PS: It's really nice to see the CEO of a company actually spending time with the customers! :)

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@shanebaker: thanks - gotta say though, I'll enjoy success of this site for it's utility as much as anyone else ;) good question posted, btw.

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I just moved into a new house a while back and needed a wireless gaming adapter to continue playing my 360 online. I used to plug into my router, but now they are in separate rooms. I stumbled upon a referbished Linksys WET610N-RM Wireless-N Bridge on the Cisco website for 55 bucks with free shipping. I know its a refurb, but its direct from the manufacturer and still comes with the standard warranty.

Anywho, I hooked it up last month and love it. I feel like I am actually getting faster speeds and less lag than when I had it hard wired! The Xbox Live homepages load faster, game downloads are faster, and online play is more responsive. I would recommend it to anyone, especially at that price. They are $100 at Best Buy, so I was astonished to save 45 bucks, plus no tax and no shipping charges!

Here is the link:
http://homestore.cisco.com/en-us/outlet/Routers/linksys-WRT160N-RM_stcVVproductId82187548VVcatId543809VVviewprod.htm

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Not sure if this will help or if this is what your looking for but TRENDnet TEW647GA can connect almost any device with an ethernet port to your wireless network, it has been used for online gaming and bluray players etc.

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I recently purchased a Netgear Universal WiFi Range Extender, and it's been fantastic, both as a WiFi "amplifier", as well as a WiFi to wired Ethernet bridge. The bridge functionality is so good that I've recommended the product to several co-workers as a way to connect their Polycom model 335 VoIP telephones to their WiFi, and all report that it works perfectly.