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TP Link AC750 WiFi Range Extender Dual Band Cloud App Control 2019 Release Up to 750Mbps One Button Setup Repeater Internet Booster Access Point Smart Home Alexa Devices RE220

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Review Summary - 878 recent, verified reviews

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Network
 334
wifi, extender, house, extend, tp link
+70%
-30%
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" ...  Even if your wifi signal isn't bad its a great buy!!  ...  "
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" ...  The item is nice looking, and easy to setup, but does not seem to strengthen the wifi signal/range at all. ... I've had the product next to the router, 5', 15', in a different room, on a different floor, and none of it made a difference to the wifi signal strength.  ...  "
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" ...  This product was east to set up and really helped with extending the wifi in my home:)  ...  "
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" ...  Back bedroom couldn’t pick up WiFi, but this has solved the problem! ... Excellent reception now.  ...  "
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" ...  Improve my signal in a dead spot from 20MBPS to 60-70 MBPS.  ...  "
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" ...  To extend the range of my WiFi.  ...  "
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" ...  Has a strong signal that holds.  ...  "
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" ...  I can connected anywhere near the house now!  ...  "
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Setup
 242
setup, easy, install, extender, instructions
+95%
-5%
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" ...  Easy to install: I just plugged it in near my router and pressed the WPS button, boom, both my 5GHz and 2.4GHz installed themselves.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to set up connection but EVERY time the connection was unstable.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install, works like a charm as a signal booster or as main wi-Fi for the entire house.  ...  "
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" ...  So easy to set up, has been working flawlessly.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install and works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to setup using the mobile app.  ...  "
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" ...  Product installed and worked like a champ.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to set up and connect to WiFi.  ...  "
Wifi
 202
extender, signal, extend, wi fi, range extender
+73%
-27%
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" ...  Extends the WiFi throughout my whole house and even to my back porch.  ...  "
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" ...  If you are using this as a regular router it is pretty simple to hook up. ... If you are trying to clone an existing WIFI signal to extend it requires more steps.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that there is an app that enables one to sign into the extender without having to switch to the extender’s wi-fi.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought to extend my wifi out to the garage to reach my smart TV .  ...  "
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" ...  It really does make a difference in speed and WiFi connections.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm desperate for some good wifi coverage in the detached garage across the house. ... The house got strong expensive wifi coverage. ... But once install this the wifi gets reduced significantly as well. ... that's why we need better wifi extenders.  ...  "
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" ...  WI-FI was good, logged into the individual extenders and they claimed to have good signal.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to set up wifi extender.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 170
easy to install, easy to set, set, setup, install
+97%
-3%
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" ...  It was easy to install using the app.  ...  "
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" ...  Ease of use.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to install & setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Set up was pretty easy - took a few attempts but finally got it figured out.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to set up connection but EVERY time the connection was unstable.  ...  "
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" ...  Getting it set up was pretty easy with the app.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install  ...  "
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" ...  Super easy to setup!  ...  "
Capacity
 111
house, wifi, upstairs, bedroom, extender
+87%
-13%
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" ...  This gets our WiFi out to our garage over 100 ft from our modem!!  ...  "
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" ...  Signal strength and speed are great.  ...  "
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" ...  When I measure speed on phone in my bedroom, I went from 150Mbps to a consistent average of about 300mpbs. ... Simple setup, excellent signal as a repeater and my family is happy about the new streaming speed.  ...  "
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" ...  The WiFi signal on our top floor was really weak before, but now it is reliable.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy set up use it to extend signal to bedroom  ...  "
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" ...  Pushes our WiFi connection out to the dead spots in the house - including upstairs. ... We have it setup about 20 ft from the WiFi router on the other side of two walls.  ...  "
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" ...  Using mostly to get the Ring door bell to get a Wi Fi signal.  ...  "
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" ...  I suggest these to people to help improve the coverage in their house.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 77
connected, devices, smart, extender, app
+64%
-36%
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" ...  Dual band, which is great if you run a smart home with a whole bunch of connected devices.  ...  "
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" ...  You can easily monitor which devices are connected thru the app also. ... The device is handling streaming for two TVs and several iPads and iPhones without a hitch.  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to setup using the mobile app.  ...  "
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" ...  It probably works fine with windows also.  ...  "
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" ...  Installed in an old desktop running Snort on Ubuntu 16.  ...  "
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" ...  One of the easiest desktop PC repairs.  ...  "
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" ...  IT works --- I am using it to add a backup network to my local home network for emergencies.  ...  "
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" ...  Went from 2 bars to 4 bars, MUCH faster on the laptop now. ... Connection between the laptop and extender was equally quick.  ...  "
Software Platform
 66
setup, tether app, easy, wifi, smart
+70%
-30%
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" ...  The WPS set up feature didn't work, but the phone app did the job.  ...  "
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" ...  The installation with the tether app was very easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to set up via the iPhone app.  ...  "
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" ...  The best part is you get it setup via the app and it's saved. ... The app is awesome, it has a guide for placement that helped so much.  ...  "
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" ...  The UI was very easy to navigate and setup. ... This means that the administrator credentials are transmitted in the clear.  ...  "
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" ...  I'd look at another option that supports an access point mode that you can get your full bandwith  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to install, with multiple choices of method -- (1) using the Tether app on your mobile phone, (2) with a web browser on your computer, or (3) with the WPS button on the device.  ...  "
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" ...  I followed the directions in the box and downloaded the app and had it set up in no time.  ...  "
Price
 63
money, worth, waste of money, waste, beat
+68%
-32%
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" ...  good bang for the dollar  ...  "
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" ...  At $14.99 it was a no-brainer.  ...  "
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" ...  A bargain for the money.  ...  "
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" ...  The price was right also!  ...  "
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" ...  Awesome very good and great value  ...  "
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" ...  This devisse saved us a lot of money.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent price too.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price, you can't go wrong.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 55
working, months, issues, stopped working, weeks
+44%
-56%
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" ...  for about a month or two.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked ok as an extender -- not great, just ok. Then one day all its lights went out and it stopped working.  ...  "
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" ...  Maybe I received a defective unit?  ...  "
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" ...  Maybe one is faulty I don't know. ... DID I GET A DUD? ... Second one is a dud.  ...  "
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" ...  About every 4-5 days if I don't reset it it will work.  ...  "
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" ...  Still doesn't work.  ...  "
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" ...  I had this product for 8 months, inside of the PT- Link started on fire and it stopped working.  ...  "
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" ...  This drops out and just stops working ALL THE TIME.  ...  "
ISP
 47
extender, mbps, tp link, internet, modem
+60%
-40%
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" ...  It more doubled the range of my router.  ...  "
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" ...  excellent support from tplink  ...  "
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" ...  Now that the provider issues have been solved, the extender is performing very well.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s like a whole new router  ...  "
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" ...  Our modem is downstairs. ... I positioned this in the hallway about 15 feet away from the modem.  ...  "
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" ...  I highly recommend getting the router too!  ...  "
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" ...  I get 100+ Mbps in the room where my Xfinity xFi Advanced Gateway is located  ...  "
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" ...  The speeds went from around 30 mbps download and upload to around 70  ...  "
Ports
 47
ethernet, gigabit, ethernet cable, motherboard, lan
+81%
-19%
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" ...  We had a weak signal in one room that had an ethernet port and power right next to each other, so I picked one of these up to use as an access point.  ...  "
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" ...  After getting the new Hardware I Discovered Our Desktop had No Internet, changed Ethernet Cables .  ...  "
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" ...  I unplugged from the outlet moved to it new home, plugged it in and Smart TV was up and running on the internet.  ...  "
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" ...  I do know I have an old HP computer (using ether cord) and it has helped speed up the WiFi.  ...  "
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" ...  Well now I have a ethernet card as a spare part. ... Which will probably never get used, 99% of motherboards have onboard ethernet.  ...  "
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" ...  Used this to replace on board lan.  ...  "
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" ...  I use a combo cable modem + AC1900 router which works great for the rest of the house and worked great in our previous 2 story 3500 sq.  ...  "
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" ...  My PC is dual boot and this ethernet card works with both operating systems (Windows 10 and Ubuntu 18.04).  ...  "
Apps
 45
setup, tether app, install, easy, download
+69%
-31%
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" ...  The best part is you get it setup via the app and it's saved. ... The app is awesome, it has a guide for placement that helped so much.  ...  "
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" ...  Smart Phone Google and 2 Seconds Later I FOUND THIS .  ...  "
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" ...  *Setup was fairly quickly using the app  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to setup using the mobile app.  ...  "
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" ...  Read the fine print when you download the app.  ...  "
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" ...  So, after trying several times and ways (WPS and app) to install, I ended up calling tech support.  ...  "
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" ...  The installation with the tether app was very easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to install, with multiple choices of method -- (1) using the Tether app on your mobile phone, (2) with a web browser on your computer, or (3) with the WPS button on the device.  ...  "
Returns
 29
returned, returning, refund, sent it back, return window
+3%
-97%
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" ...  Sent it back.  ...  "
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" ...  I returned it.  ...  "
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" ...  Returning to Amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  I’ve returned the item.  ...  "
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" ...  Unplugged it and returned item.  ...  "
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" ...  Wish I could get a refund  ...  "
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" ...  still couldn't get it to set up so sent it back .  ...  "
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" ...  returning for something with more power.  ...  "
Overall performance
 27
performance, fast, speeds, slow, job
+74%
-26%
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" ...  I get half the speed but still good for the range I get  ...  "
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" ...  After that I’m getting much better reception and speed.  ...  "
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" ...  This little thing is very fast.  ...  "
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" ...  It's smooth and fast for my smartphone.  ...  "
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" ...  This one has eliminated all the hoopla on a power loss situation and since I don't need the speed is a great price / performance unit.  ...  "
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" ...  I was extremely surprised at how much more speed I got on my computer.  ...  "
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" ...  I was further amazed at how it seems to be doing the job .  ...  "
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" ...  Speed is great and now finally whole apt is covered.  ...  "
Marketplace
 24
product, advertised, amazon, works, described
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Works perfectly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  just as described  ...  "
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" ...  It worked as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for the fantastic experience and quality product.  ...  "
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" ...  The product arrived and works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Works just as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect item, perfect seller.  ...  "
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" ...  Great works as described  ...  "
Product As Described
 15
advertised, works, described, product, arrived
+87%
-13%
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" ...  Works perfectly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Well this product does exactly what is advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Great works as described  ...  "
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" ...  It worked as described.  ...  "
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" ...  The product arrived and works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Works just as advertised.  ...  "
Drivers
 8
windows, driver, easy to install, software, installing
+100%
comment
" ...  Lots of driver options for this card, using a generic driver now.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install, windows 10 found the drivers immediately.  ...  "
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" ...  It installed easily and the OS drivers were already present.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install and no software required (Windows had built in drivers).  ...  "
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" ...  Anyway, it was super simple to set up the driver for it and get his PC fully updated.  ...  "
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" ...  Installed the driver and it worked after reboot.  ...  "
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" ...  It is easy to install and immediately started to work with windows 10 which made it easy to install the up to date driver from Tp-Link website., It also has a 2 year warranty.  ...  "
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" ...  Just popped it an open PCI Express port and Windows 8.1 actually took care of the drivers before I could even follow the user manual on installing them, myself, even without being online at the time.  ...  "
Delivery
 8
product, box, works as advertised, opened, first
+75%
-25%
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" ...  The product arrived and works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Product was exactly as advertised very prompt delivery.  ...  "
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" ...  I received the product within 24 hours - Great.  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived on time works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  Fast shipping, got it before due date.  ...  "
Lagging
 7
work, laggy, issues, buffering, reset
+29%
-71%
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" ...  Tryin to reset it didn't work.  ...  "
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" ...  When it did work for a little bit everything is slow and laggy.  ...  "
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" ...  The device goes stagnant often so you have to unplug or restart it constantly.  ...  "
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" ...  Once you are in, in my opinion, you are still with the same of slow and laggy connection.  ...  "
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" ...  The other i have to reboot it at least once a day.  ...  "
Controls
 6
buttons, set, easy, download the app, button
+33%
-67%
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" ...  Amazon returns stops functioning as soon as I click the continue button.  ...  "
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" ...  So learn from me and download the App, don't bother with the WPS button thing.  ...  "
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" ...  After pressing the WPS button, again, be patient as it takes a while to configure.  ...  "
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" ...  After set-up, cannot access controls.  ...  "
For Running
 5
minutes, got, within, run
+100%
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" ...  They were VERY helpful and got it up and running in about 10 minutes.  ...  "
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" ...  This unit was up and running in less than ten minutes.  ...  "
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" ...  After running a few tests with and without it.  ...  "
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" ...  This product arrived today and within 15 minutes I had it up and running.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s been up and running since I got it.  ...  "
Cables
 5
gateway, company, box, away
+60%
-40%
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" ...  Now, it's faster than the cable box (which I'm unloading as soon as the contract is up!  ...  "
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" ...  I get all the speed I pay for from my cable company, and then some.  ...  "
Data reception
 5
2 4g, ap, 2g, wifi, speed
+60%
-40%
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" ...  WiFi extender that has pretty decent range and works well for both 5G and 2.4G.  ...  "
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" ...  I didn't get the 5G speeds I was expecting but 2.4G was fine.  ...  "
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" ...  Extends both 5G and 2.4G.  ...  "
Build Quality
 5
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Fell in love with it  ...  "
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" ...  For the price, D-Link devices are quite good and very durable.  ...  "
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" ...  Extends through metal doors and garage to patio.  ...  "
Pedometer
 4
step, set, make, instructions, existing
+75%
-25%
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" ...  To solve this problem, please follow the steps below:  ...  "
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" ...  If you are trying to clone an existing WIFI signal to extend it requires more steps.  ...  "
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" ...  It seemed like a few too many steps and reboots to finally make it happen, but ultimately it worked.  ...  "
Repeater
 4
still, range extender, repeater
-100%
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" ...  however, I still have some issues with this extender.  ...  "
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" ...  It failed miserably as a range extender.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall, I was very unimpressed by the quality of this repeater.  ...  "
Comfort
 4
easy
+100%
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" ...  Easily gets my 5 stars after all the pain I had with other brands.  ...  "
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" ...  it was easy enough to setup for me (I have an IT background) but I think most should be comfortable with installing it.  ...  "
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" ...  Fell in love with it  ...  "
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" ...  (Use both thumbs with even pressure).  ...  "
User Manual
 3
-100%
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" ...  From the Extender's manual .  ...  "
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" ...  Then wife said, you have to read the manual. ... So, manual didn't help at this stage, so, used online chat.  ...  "
Gaming
 3
think, play, online, lot, gaming
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Works well for basic use such as playing online games  ...  "
Video Playback
 3
stream, movies, watch, much
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  My TV that was on the other side of the house can finally stream movies without buffering every 15 minutes!  ...  "
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" ...  This little device makes it so I can watch Netflix and movies without as much buffering as before.  ...  "
Device Stand
 3
+100%
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" ...  It comes with a SFF mounting bracket too.  ...  "
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" ...  Plugged into wall.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks good on the wall, not too big, and works great  ...  "
Band
 3
5ghz, dual, 2, wifi
+100%
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" ...  You have the option of having it go faster by just using one band (2.4GHz or 5GHz), so that it can dedicate the other band to the back-to-the-other-wifi router (backhauling).  ...  "
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" ...  I ordered this and it clearly states dual band, both 2.4GHa and 5GHz.  ...  "
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" ...  Ease and use with dual band  ...  "
Features
 3
turn, schedule, power, option, automatically
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  especially with all the features .  ...  "
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" ...  Thankfully, it has a power schedule option to allow it to turn off and on automatically at a particular time.  ...  "
Touch Sensitivity
 3
love
+100%
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" ...  Love the Touchscreen display.  ...  "
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" ...  You will love the touchscreen system .  ...  "
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" ...  I really like the touch screen interface, I didn't even have to connect to the router to get it 100% set up.  ...  "
Size
 3
easy to set, easy, compact
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Works well with Deco and is more compact and easy to place just about anywhere.  ...  "
Fit
 3
work, make
+100%
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" ...  Pop it in and (in most cases) it just works.  ...  "
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" ...  Fell in love with it  ...  "
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" ...  Unit snugly snapped into place.  ...  "
Design
 3
looks
+100%
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" ...  Overall the item looks really cool.  ...  "
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" ...  Very aesthetic and functionality is superb  ...  "
Charging
 3
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I have it plugged into a battery powered backup for power outages.  ...  "
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" ...  and i can kiss frontier’s ridiculous fios charges bye bye .  ...  "

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