Belkin N300 Wireless Router Review:
Belkin is a reputed manufacturer of consumer electronics who specializes in making networking devices, many of their devices has been awarded and recognized for outstanding performance in their class.
The Belkin N300 router also known as the [F9K1002] is yet another efficient device from the manufacturer with some brilliant features to enhance the user’s experience.
Belkin also provides some great features and apps that are exclusive to their devices, the device delivers outstanding performance compared to most of the other single-band N300 routers.
Benefits & Features
- HD Streaming and Gaming: This brilliant router is known to deliver an impressive performance in terms of speed and range since it is bundled up with Multibeam technology. This eliminates any dead spots and increases coverage significantly, which makes it ideal hardware to support HD Streaming and even gaming.
- Wireless Speed and Range: The device has in-built antennas that work on Multibeam technology, this ensure a more powerful and reliable signal. Like the other model from Belkin, this too works exceptionally at long ranges, when tested the device was seen to provide around 46 to 94 percent better throughput compared to other devices in its class.
- Bands: The device works on a single band of 2.4 GHz and supports the 802.11n standard of networking, it also supports all the earlier standards which are 802.11a/b/g.
- Different Ports: The N300 from Belkin has four high-speed Ethernet ports onboard and another port for the modem, however, it does not have any USB port for sharing data or hard drives.
- Smart Apps:Like all the latest and popular Belkin products this device is also compatible with a number of smart apps made by the company to improve the user experience.
- Easy Setup: Due to the easy to understand user interface and an included manual CD, the setup process is quite easy. Users may complete the entire setup in just three simple steps and in under five minutes.
- Self-Healing Feature: Since many people face connectivity issue with their wireless devices, Belkin has introduced a revolutionary feature that lets their users scheduled the router to refresh the connection and obtain a new channel whenever the connection is dropped.
|Dimensions||9.1 x 2.7 x 7.5 inches|
|Operating System||Windows 7, 8, Vista, XP, 2000, Mac OS, UNIX, or Linux|
- Small in Size and Light-Weight.
- Good Signal Coverage with Dual In-built Antennas.
- Economically priced.
- Signature Belkin design .
- Fixes Connection Problems Automatically.
- Preset Security Settings.
- Known to Drop the connection.
- Firmware is limiting the hardware true potential.
If you are looking for a router or modem+router this really is the perfect option in my opinion. The best parts that I like is the simple design and easy installation.