by vixfi85
Visitor

Wifi extender - hit me with your reviews!

Hi guys and gals.

 

So I have a BB1 router that delivers 2mb/s (arrrrggghhhhh!!!) in basically a dead space room, elsewhere it's ok.

 

So I'm looking to see what people recommend to buy to extend the range. 

 

Now I know EE offer a BT wifi hotspot thing for 70 quid but that's a wired powerline and ideally, I was looking for something wireless like the TP Link or Netgear extenders you see on Amazon with the little aerials. £30 is cheaper than £70! 

 

Can anyone recommend a unit? Please give make and model code if possible. The unit will only support 1 or two devices in that room only.

 

Thanks in advance and all that jazz stuff. 

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by Grand Master
Grand Master

Re: Wifi extender - hit me with your reviews!

The BT Whole Home WI-FI Mesh system on offer in the EE Shop for £200 is not a Powerline extender but an extensive WiFi AP where only the 1st node is connected to the router.

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by Legend
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Re: Wifi extender - hit me with your reviews!

@vixfi85

 

You are better off investing in a better router which will provide cover and last you longer than WiFi extenders.

 

Thanks




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