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NETGEAR N300 Wi-Fi Range Extender, Essentials Edition (EX2700)

Wi-Fi range extenders come in all shapes and sizes. Some are easy to setup, others are quite cumbersome to install. But today, we’re going to take a look at a Wi-Fi range extender from a prominent manufacturer, Netgear.

Introducing the Netgear N300 Wi-Fi Range Extender, Essentials Edition EX2700. The EX2700 is a very compact, portable, and easy to install Wi-Fi Range Extender. In fact, a lot of people are quite happy with how easy to use this product is.

Before we go any further, Wi-Fi range extenders increase the range of your Router’s Wi-Fi signals even further. Ever wonder why there are some parts of your house that you can’t get any signal? Those are called Deadspots, and the EX2700 will help you eliminate them.

First off, here is what Netgear has to say about this product:

  1. Boost N300 WiFi – Improve range & speed of your existing N300 WiFi network
  2. External Antennas – For better WiFi coverage & higher speed
  3. Fast Ethernet Port – Connect a wired device like a Blu-ray player, game console, TV or streaming player to your WiFi network
  4. Essential Edition – Ideal accessory to cover your basic needs in WiFi extension.

The Netgear EX2700 sports a unique wall-plug design which saves you space and at the same time, is portable enough to be carried around. Furthermore, it has a single ethernet port if you want to configure the Wi-Fi range extender.

It boosts WiFi speeds up to 300mbps and it can support 802.11n WiFi technologies. It also comes with two antennas for better signal coverage throughout your home or small office, which is a nice addition.

It has a WPS button for easy installation across routers who have them. And, you can also get a hold of the Netgear’s Analytics app which you can download on the Google play store for your Android phone. This app:

Get a network status overview

Checks WiFi signal strength

Measures WiFi channel interference

Keep track of WiFi strength by location

and more…

Most people who bought this product are actually quite pleased, even if it only supports up to 300mbps WiFi speeds. Here are some of the customer reviews:

netgear n300Stacey: “Easy setup. Easy instructions. Extender received signal from my wifi router without any problems. Fixed bad signal strength I received via my smartv and couldn’t watch Netflix without issues. Have great signal strength and connection through my entire house.”

Romy: “We needed something in our office to extend our wifi from the living room all the way across the house to the front office. I was a little skeptical at first, but this little guy gets the job done! A great purchase and highly recommended.”

Tori: “We were going over on our data because our Wi-Fi didn’t reach us when we are outside. Since I bought this we haven’t gone over once. I am so glad I spent the money to do this”

With a compact, portable design and easy-installation process, the Netgear EX2700 is a crowd favorite. You can buy this Wi-Fi Range extender for only $34.99.