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Product comparison between WRE54G and RE1000

This article will show you the product comparison between the Linksys Wireless-G Range Extender (WRE54G v3) and Wireless-N Range Extender (RE1000).

The Linksys RE1000 and WRE54G devices repeat or extend the wireless signal of any access point or router to provide Internet connectivity in hard to reach areas through a wired or wireless connection. 

  RE1000 WRE54G v3

Model DescriptionWireless-N Range ExtenderWireless-G Range Expander
Standards IEEE 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.3uIEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u
Ports Fast Ethernet, C7 connector for localized AC cable or clip RJ-45
Buttons Reset, Wi-Fi Protected Setup(WPS) Auto configuration, Reset
LEDs Backlit logo, Ethernet (active, traffic) 

The latest version of RE1000 has a different LED system.
Cabling Type CAT 5 CAT 5
Wireless Security Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA2), WEP  WEP, WPA

To view the video instructions on how to set up the Linksys RE1000 click, here.

Related Articles:

Getting to Know the WRE54G v3
Getting to know the Linksys RE1000 
Getting to know the Linksys RE1000 v1.5

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