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Product comparison among Linksys Wi-Fi Routers

The newly released Linksys Wi-Fi Routers have been enhanced for optimum performance and great online experience.  This article will show you the product comparison among Linksys Wi-Fi Routers E800, E900, E1200, E1500, E1550, E1700, E2500, and E3200.  Additional antennas increase the effective range of the wireless network.
 
NOTE:
  The performance of the routers will depend on several factors, such as the distance between the wireless device and the router, the physical obstructions or interference present, as well as the Internet connectivity provided by the Internet Service Provider (ISP).
 
 Features Linksys Wi-Fi Routers
E800E900E1200E1500E1550E1700E2500E3200
Bands2.4 GHz2.4 GHz2.4 GHz2.4 GHz2.4 GHz2.4 GHz2.4 GHz2.4 GHz
Tx/Rx*2x22x22x22x22x2 2x22x2
Antennas1 internal2 internal2 internal3 internal3 internal2 external4 internal6 internal
Ports x Speed4 x 10/1004 x 10/1004 x 10/1004 x 10/1004 x 10/1004 x Gigabit4 x 10/1004 x Gigabit
USBNoNoNoNoYesNoYes**Yes (Shared Storage and Virtual USB)
SpeedUp to 300 MbpsUp to 300 MbpsUp to 300 MbpsUp to 300 MbpsUp to 300 MbpsUp to 300 MbpsUp to 300 Mbps (2.4 GHz) + 300 Mbps (5 GHz)Up to 300 Mbps (2.4 GHz) + 300 Mbps (5 GHz)
TechnologyWireless-N, 2.4 GHzWireless-N, 2.4 GHzWireless-N, 2.4 GHzWireless-N, 2.4 GHzWireless-N, 2.4 GHzWireless-N, 2.4 GHzWireless-N, Simultaneous Dual-band 2.4 + 5 GHzWireless-N, Simultaneous Dual-band 2.4 + 5 GHz
CompatibilityWireless-N/B/G devicesWireless-N/B/G devicesWireless-N/B/G devicesWireless-N/B/G devicesWireless-N/B/G devicesWireless-N/B/G devicesWireless-N/B/G/A devicesWireless-N/B/G/A devices
Dimensions7.43” x 5.97” x 1.23”
(188.7 x 151.7 x 31.2 mm)
7.43” x 5.97” x 1.23”
(188.7 x 151.7 x 31.2 mm)
7.43” x 5.97” x 1.23”
(188.7 x 151.7 x 31.2 mm)
7.43” x 5.97” x 1.23”
(188.7 x 151.7 x 31.2 mm)
7.95” x 1.34” x 6.3” (202 x 34 x 160 mm)7.43” × 5.97” × 1.23” (188.7 × 151.7 × 31.2 mm)8.86” x 1.38” x 7.09”
(225 x 35 x 180 mm)
6.69” x 0.98” x 7.48”
(170 x 25 x 190 mm)

* Tx/Rx values on your router means the Transmitted traffic and Received traffic.
** Applicable to Linksys Wi-Fi Router, E2500 v3 only.
 
NOTE:  10/100 Network Interface Cards (NICs) are compatible with 10/100/1000 or Gigabit router ports.  However, you will only get a 10/100 network speed if your NIC doesn’t have Gigabit capabilities.
 
Click on the model number below to learn more about the Linksys Wi-Fi Routers mentioned in this article:
 
E800
E900
E1200
E1500
E1550
E1700
E2500
E3200


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