Asante AWRT-550N Smart HotSpot Wireless N Router

  • Asante AWRT-550N Smart HotSpot Wireless N Router
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Pros:

  • Easy setup. Feature set suited for business. Good throughput.
  • The Asante Smart HotSpot Wireless N Router AWRT-550N offers a built-in log-in mechanism for any computer that's connected to it. It has decent throughput performance, good range, and great signal stability.

Cons:

  • No Gigabit Ethernet. No way to create custom landing page for blocked sites. Errors throughout the Help text in UI.
  • The AWRT-550N's wireless log-in mechanism makes it very unfriendly for home use. It lacks support for Gigabit Ethernet and the Web interface is a little confusing. Its USB port requires software to be installed on a computer and only works with one co

Expert reviews and ratings

By PC Mag on 80

Asante may not share the limelight with the likes of Cisco/Linksys, D-Link, and Netgear, but its Smart HotSpot AWRT-550N can hold its own with other routers in its class thanks to its ease of setup, performance, and feature set....

By cnet on 68

The Asante Smart HotSpot Wireless N Router AWRT-550N could make a good investment for a public wireless hot-spot, but its log-in security is overkill for home or office...