If it is available, It will replace the old one again Verified purchase: I purchased this unit to use as a range extender for my basement. So, a dual band router is of no use to me whatsoever. The router can be used in other networks if the 3G cards are unlocked, because it is not the router, but the 3G cards that are locked to Vodafone. This is the only version of the WRT54G that does not support third-party firmware at all. Also capable of SecureEasySetup, but use of the logo button and lighting of the new LEDs behind it requires firmware upgrade. WRT54GX4 has 3 moveable antennas, and is advertised to have 10 times the speed and 3 times the range of standard

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Linksys WRT54G series

Added SpeedBooster technology Broadcom Afterburner technologyclaims to boost the throughput of Instead, version 8 routers simply route thin wires into gha ‘shells’ eliminating the connector. So, a dual band router is of no use to me whatsoever.

See table above for information on identifying the version based on the serial number printed on the bottom of the unit, and on the outside of the shrink-wrapped retail box. Also capable of SecureEasySetup, but use of the logo button and lighting of the new LEDs behind it requires firmware upgrade. By appropriately changing the value of the firmware byte 0x26, the WRT54GC can be cross-flashed with firmware based on the same reference platform.


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This allows for greater flexibility of configurations brroadband scripting, enabling this small router to both load-balance multiple ADSL lines multi-homed or to be run as a hardware layer-2 load balancer with appropriate third party firmware. Same physical appearance as 1.

Wireless capability was provided by a Mini PCI card attached to the router motherboard.

Linksys WRT54G – wireless router – b/g – desktop Overview – CNET

Relatively easy to setup. A UMA-compatible phone is required.

People who bought this also bought. This broadbnd is replacing one that is 17 years old. The WTR54GS has the ability to make an unencrypted wireless connection on one interface, and make open shared connections on the other wireless interface, or the LAN port. Give it 10 seconds or so to initialize and then plug an ethernet cable into your wall jack and into the port on the back of the router marked Internet.

Choose a password between 6 and 8 characters and type it into the Passphrase box. Next, click on the Wireless tab at the top of the settings screen.

SpeedBooster is not enabled in stock firmware, however third-party firmware will enable the feature. VxWorks killer must be used prior to flashing, otherwise, it will refuse to flash.

Operating system is Linux, no need for VxWorks killer. Wirelsss to VxWorks OS and reduced flash memory and RAM; not compatible with most third-party firmware, although the “VxWorks killer” utility allows some third-party open source firmware to be loaded.


Show less Show wrt5g4. In order to password protect your wireless network first use the Security Mode dropdown box to select WEP and then from the WEP Security dropdown box select bits 26 hex digits.

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. Your computer is now properly connected to the router to begin its setup and configuration.

Additionally, once a call is in progress, one may transition from Wi-Fi to GSM and vice versa seamlessly, as Wi-Fi signal comes and goes, such as when entering or exiting a home or business. The flash chip on this unit is Intel TE28F I bought another one of these, so I could cascade the two and improve the range of my wifi signal, and wft54g installation, it doubled the range. Linksys 4 Port Wireless Routers.

Linksys Mbps Wireless Routers Port 1. Now click on the Wireless Security subsection at the top of the page. Linksys 24 Mbps Wireless Routers Port 4. Retrieved January 23, The stock firmware does not support cellular providers, even though one does have the exact supported aircard.