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Buffalo AirStation WZR1750DHP Dual Band AC1750 Wireless Router Review - Benchmarks - Link Speed By Location

Buffalo AirStation WZR1750DHP Dual Band AC1750 Wireless Router Review
802.11ac is quickly catching on. Today we have the Buffalo AirStation AC1750 in for review. Read on to see how it did in our testing.
By: | Routers & Access Points in Networking | Posted: Jan 23, 2014 2:00 pm
TweakTown Rating: 90%Manufacturer: Buffalo

Link Speed by Location

 

Link Speed by Location offers valuable insight into the working throughput of the router at specific locations.

 

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At the 2.4 GHz 20 MHz band, the AirStation came in at 144 mbps in the first three locations; connection rate drops to 130 mbps in the last two locations.

 

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Moving to 40 MHz, the Buffalo mirrored the D-Link in connection rates across all locations.

 

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The 5 GHz 20 MHz band allowed the Buffalo to connect at 176 Mbps at Locations One and Two. Following this, the router dropped off severely with Locations Three and Four; eventually returning to 176 Mbps at Location Five.

 

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5 GHz 40 MHz was able to connect at 400Mbps for the first two locations; dropping off to 200 mbps at Location Three and 50 mbps at Location Four. The speed returned at Location Five.

 

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Firing up the 5 GHz 80 MHz band, we have the AirStation connecting at 867 mbps, dropping to 600 mbps at Location Three, and ending at 80 mbps at Location Four. Location Five showed the speed to jump back up to 867 mbps.

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