My previous router was a Linksys and it always had to be reset at least twice a day. Then, it asks you for the required authentication details if any. The router’s range isn’t impressive and you can’t use its Web interface to manage all of its features. Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag. But encourage them to go on line and buy like i did. Automatic firmware updates are also still available, and the software will always ask you before they are installed. More info I agree.

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The router’s range isn’t impressive and you can’t use its Web interface to manage all of its features. For this review, belkln tested a rather interesting device: Features The Play N HD is not actually as cool as it’s cracked up to be, since most of the so-called special features shown off on its packaging are just gimmicks or common functions with names that have been exaggerated to sound more enticing.

We use cookies for analytics, performance, security, advertising and social media. So obviously i am glad that i purchased the item on Ebay. It looks good, ppay though the build quality isn’t playy. We found the router took a long time, say a minute or two, to recognize bus-power external hard drives. They must be used during the initial configuration and can be used later on as well, if you don’t care to change the default configuration.


If you take into consideration that you need to also make a firmware update, you are in for a long wait, until you have setup everything as needed. You should test it first and make sure you are happy with it, before purchasing it for good.

Reviewing the Belkin N DB Wireless Dual-Band N+ Router | Digital Citizen

In the end, however, the router is cheap for a few good reasons: Simply plug in any USB storage such as a flash drive, or portable HDD and you basically setup a mini server, being able plwy access read and write the media storage across other wireless devices with DLNA support.

A beautiful whole-home WiFi system! Another corny-sounding feature is Memory Safe, which is a backup software application that automatically backs up a computer’s files to the router’s external storage.

This item doesn’t belong on this page. Setup of this functionality is almost as basic as with the standard line, with some default settings ready for use.

There is nothing spectacular about unboxing this router. See details for additional description.

Very easy to configure, software is easy to install, and quite comprehensive in allowable feature adjustments. Also, there is no visible ventilation system and, during warmer days, the router does heat quite a lot. For example, the Self-Healing feature is just a setting that automatically restarts the router periodically at a given time. I was and still am very happy with its transfer speeds and I was very disappointed to see that the new router from Belkin does not perform as well.


Belkin Play N600 300 Mbps Gigabit Wireless N Router (F7D8301)

And here is where the trouble starts. The ZenScreen MB16AC is designed for people who are used to working on dual bekkin setups and who want the same experience while traveling.

pllay I suggest you do the same if want superior quality on all your streaming devices. Plus, you won’t have any unwanted guests using the wireless network. The Video Mover feature is basically the ability to stream video and music stored on an external hard drive connected to the router’s USB port to a media streamer, such as an Xbox or iTunes.

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Best Wireless Routers for I found the networking cable a bit too short. Belkin is better known for their wide range of accessories, including phone cases, stands and keyboards, and portable chargers, webcams and cables.

It quotes a max speed of mbps, and my dsl modem always gives me a steady mbps, no change, a steady mbps through this router. Bandersnatch is here to cap a twisted Often overlooked by many, the device can support NTFS-based media off the bat, while able to schedule back-ups. Don’t show this again.