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The E3000 is one of the best consumer grade routers on the market and with DD-WRT Mega firmware installed, it is more powerful than ever. By replacing Cisco’s standard, firmware with the superior DD-WRT platform, one can access additional features as well as advanced security measures like an integrated VPN Client.
The E3000 FlashRouter with DD-WRT features:
- Simultaneous dual-bands (2.4 GHz and 5.0 GHz)
- 6 Internal Antennas
- 480 mHz CPU
- USB port
- 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports
- 64 MB of RAM/8 MB of flash Memory
- Supercharged with DD-WRT Mega firmware (Advanced QoS, VOIP, VPN Integration and more)
Utilizing 6 internal antennas and simultaneous dual band connection, the E3000 with DD-WRT provides a powerful wireless signal over a very wide area.
The E3000‘s large amount of RAM and 480 mHz CPU speed create a screaming fast network even when processing an encrypted VPN connection. The E3000 can give users a very noticeable browsing and downloading boost, achieving speeds you might previously have thought impossible.
The E3000 is perfect for those managing their home and small business wireless networks with many users trying to gain access; especially those with overloaded and under-performing routers that are continually faltering and facing bandwidth issues. an E3000 with DD-WRT boosts your network’s HD video streaming capabilities from services such as Netflix and Hulu while providing a powerful signal for online gaming.
A built-in router USB port makes managing external network attached storage devices (external hard drives) and wireless printing servers quite simple. If you are looking to create a wireless print server for your entire home network, the E3000 will surely do the job.
The advanced power, speed and usability of the E3000 FlashRouter makes it one of the most popular routers for DD-WRT users. Purchasing the DD-WRT E3000 provides you with the benefits of a more expensive router while avoiding the arduous process of properly flashing your router with DD-WRT and selecting the proper build/revision best suited for maximizing the router’s full potential.