Netgear JNR1010 N150 Wireless Router is a one of the best budget standard entry-level WiFi router which provides Wireless-N speeds up to 150 Mbps. Mostly at this price other routers are Wireless-G while this one is a Wireless-N.
I was bought this router about a month ago and I have to say I am satisfied with this router. The router works extremely well. Also Range of router is pretty good as compare to my Primary Router ASUS RTN13U-B1 at this price range.
Here I’m talking about some key features, user interface, some primary settings for bsnl and reliance broadband and range of this router.
- Powerful 5 dbi External Antenna
- Firewall protection
- Dedicated Power and Wi-Fi on/off buttons for energy savings
- Broadband usage counter
- Dedicated FastLane button for Internet speed optimization
- Live Parental controls
- Guest networks
DD-WRT or other open source firmware does not supports this router
- The Netgear JNR1010 Wireless Router provides strong firewall protection. Wireless is secure by WEP, WPA and WPA2 encryption. Denial-of-service (DoS) Attack Prevention, Live Parental Controls and NAT (Network Address Translation), SPI (Stateful Packet Inspection) is main security features of this router.
- There is an additional guest network provide some security and restrictions for the guests using this network.
- Broadband Usage meter and parental control for blocking some specific sites are most useful key features of this router.
- Netgear JNR1010 have dedicated power on/off button and Wireless on/off button for energy savings also FastLane for speed optimization.
- The Price of the Netgear JNR1010 is approximately Rs 1,150 – 1,250 on various online shopping sites like flipkart, ebay, snapdeal and infibeam.
Netgear JNR1010 N150 Wireless Router Range
One of the Best Part of this router is its Range , It covers my entire house without any unstable or drop coverage. Also Wireless range is almost same as my primary router ASUS RTN13U-B1 which has dual 3 dbi antenna. It has 5 dbi external antenna which provide around maximum 50m of coverage.
Here, the some screen shoots of wireless range comparison of ASUS RTN13U-B1 vs NETGEAR JNR1010
Retail package is about what you’d expect
Inside the Retail package you will find N150 Classic Wireless Router (JNR1010), an A/C adapter, a RJ-45 LAN cable and some Warranty and Instruction guides in Various Languages. This Router comes with 2 Years Warranty.
This Router is highly recommend if you requires some basic internet and media sharing between couples of devices.
I hope this review helps you for purchasing new router….