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The D-LINK DIR-601 FlashRouter is our least expensive, most basic DD-WRT router. It is recommended for users looking for a simple upgrade to DD-WRT on a budget. For under $50, the DIR-601 includes Wireless-N compatibility with wireless speeds up to 150 mbps. It also features 4 Ethernet ports and a single external antenna for quality wireless performance in a tiny package. The DIR-601's 400 MHz Atheros CPU offers stable connections for wired and wireless clients at small distances.
FlashRouters upgrades the D-Link DIR-601 to DD-WRT enhancing the hardware's features and security options. DD-WRT firmware integrates native Virtual Private Network (VPN) support for PPTP to encrypt Internet traffic and private data that travels through the router. The DIR-601 makes an excellent add-on VPN-dedicated router in a dual-router setup:
Popular DIR-601 DD-WRT Setup Options
Using DD-WRT can make your network infinitely more stable and easier to tweak. FlashRouters creates a complete out-of-the-box, plug and play DD-WRT upgraded router solution that includes all the most popular DD-WRT features:
The FlashRouters Difference
The DD-WRT D-Link DIR-601 FlashRouter arrives pre-installed with a recent, tested, stable DD-WRT firmware build. Forget spending hours deciphering the DD-WRT forums/website/Wiki for the correct hardware version and proper build only to discover that you've improperly flashed your device and bricked it.
Each FlashRouter arrives at your doorstep with a personalized setup guide that is tailored to your requested network information, making your network centerpiece installation as simple as possible. The right router, the right firmware, right now!
FlashRouters steps in to offer what many router manufacturers won't: better firmware, network configuration assistance and responsive American tech support that will actually answer your questions.
Forget spending hours deciphering and testing the DD-WRT forums/website/Wiki for the correct hardware version and proper build only to discover that you've improperly flashed your device and bricked it.
FlashRouters offers what many router manufacturers won't: better firmware plus basic network and VPN service configuration assistance from responsive and highly trained USA tech support that will actually answer your questions.