Product News: Computer Hardware & Peripherals
WiFi Range Extenders help eliminate dead zones.
Press Release Summary:
February 27, 2014 - Featuring dual-band 2.4 and 5 GHz design, Models WN2500RP and WN3500RP provide up to 300 Mbps + 300 Mbps 802.11 WiFi performance in desktop and wall-plug form factor, respectively. NETGEAR FastLane technology uses both WiFi bands simultaneously to establish one fast wireless connection. Equipped with dynamic LEDs that display real-time network connection status, both units extend WiFi range and Internet access for devices such as iPads®, iPods®, laptops, smartphones, and game consoles.
Original Press Release
NETGEAR Rolls Out Two New Universal Dual Band WiFi Range Extenders
Press release date: February 19, 2014
New Delhi, India -- NETGEAR, Inc., a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers, announced the availability of two new WiFi range extenders. NETGEAR WN2500RP WiFi Range Extender (N600) and WN3500RP WiFi Range Extender (N600) are entitled for delivering next-generation WiFi performance for the new mobile devices demanding high WiFi throughout.
The NETGEAR WN2500RP WiFi Range Extender and WN3500RP WiFi Range Extender have an outstanding design and exceptional engineering in the home networking category.
The NETGEAR WN2500RP WiFi Range Extender and WN3500RP WiFi Range Extender is industry-first extender providing up to 300 Mbps+300 Mbps 802.11n WiFi performance in a convenient desktop and wall-plug form factor respectively. Both are Dual Band 2.4 & 5GHz to enable ultimate range extension at ground breaking next-generation WiFi speeds.
Both extenders are ideal for improving the range of a home network and eliminating frustrating WiFi dead zones while enabling lag-free gaming and uninterrupted video streaming with the ultimate in 802.11n speed and performance. Like other dual band NETGEAR WiFi range extenders, both support the NETGEAR FastLane technology that uses both WiFi bands simultaneously to establish one super-fast wireless connection that is ideal for HD video streaming and gaming. Additionally, consumers can use the free NETGEAR WiFi Analytics app for Android tablets and smartphones to optimize their home network with information about their network status, signal strength, and channel interference.
"We provide our customers with the latest WiFi range extender technology, so we're delighted that industry experts have acknowledged the innovative design and features supported by our new WiFi Range Extenders," said Subhodeep Bhattacharya, Regional Director, India & SAARC. "Not only are our new WN2500RP and WN3500RP WiFi Range Extenders the fastest for providing whole home coverage, but we have even redesigned Smart LED indicator lights for both the Extenders that helps in play real-time network connection status and optimal extender placement that help you place it properly in your home.”
Highlights of the WN2500RP High Power WiFi Range Extender
The NETGEAR WN2500RP WiFi Range Extender delivers next generation 802.11n WiFi. It’s Fast Lane™ feature provides high-speed WiFi over a single band and is ideal for HD gaming and video streaming. It also extends 2.4 and 5 GHz WiFi signals from existing WiFi routers and extends range. It is a 4-port WiFi adapter for wired to wireless connections (Blu-ray™players, gaming consoles, DVRs, Internet TVs). It has dynamic LEDs which displays real-time network connection status and optimal extender placement.
Highlights of the WN3500RP WiFi Range Extender
The compact NETGEAR WN3500RP WiFi Range Extender is the wall-plug extender delivering dual-band 802.11n performance to maximize network speed for WiFi devices. With its uniquely stylish, compact wall-plug design that is effortless to install, you can discreetly plug it into any electrical outlet. Smart LED indicator lights on the front of the extender guide you to an optimal location for best WiFi coverage.
In addition, it also extends Internet access for wireless devices like iPads, iPods, laptops, smartphones, game consoles and smart TVs. It Play music wirelessly from iPhone, iPod, iPad and Android™ devices. Its FastLane™ feature provides high-speed WiFi on both wireless bands and is ideal for HD gaming and video streaming. Its dynamic LEDs display real-time network connection status. It also helps in fast ethernet port to connect to home A/V devices.
Pricing and Availability
NETGEAR WN2500RP and WN3500RP WiFi Range Extenders are available with the authorised distributors of NETGEAR in India at an MRP of INR 6000/- and INR 9900/- respectively with a warranty of 2 years.
About NETGEAR, Inc.
NETGEAR (NASDAQGM: NTGR) is a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers. For consumers, the company makes high performance, dependable and easy to use home networking, storage and digital media products to connect people with the Internet and their content and devices. For businesses, NETGEAR provides networking, storage and security solutions without the cost and complexity of big IT. The company also supplies top service providers with retail-proven, mobile broadband solutions for their customers on the go. NETGEAR products are built on a variety of proven technologies such as wireless, Ethernet and Powerline, with a focus on reliability and ease-of-use. NETGEAR products are sold in approximately 45,000 retail locations around the globe, and through approximately 39,000 value-added resellers. The company's headquarters are in San Jose, California, USA, with additional offices in over 25 countries. NETGEAR is an ENERGY STAR partner. More information is available at www.NETGEAR.com or by calling (408) 907-8000. Connect with NETGEAR at twitter.com/NETGEAR and www.facebook.com/NETGEAR.