Upgrade to a powerful Wireless-N connection with the Linksys EA2700!
The EA2700 is widely considered to be a staple product in the newest generation of Wireless-N routers, delivering the same top-notch performance as it's predecessor, the E2500, but with Gigabit LAN ports for increased wired speeds. As if that weren't good enough, with the EA2700 top-teir features are now available at a mid-range cost!
FlashRouters takes this excellent Linksys hardware and unleashes its full potential by upgrading the firmware to a fully-featured DD-WRT build. This allows for OpenVPN, VPN-client integration with your preferred VPN service provider, while also providing advanced control over transmission power of your WiFi.
With the EA2700 you can expect upgraded HD streaming quality to watch Netflix, Hulu Plus, Amazon Instant Video, Vudu, BBC iPlayer and more!
The EA2700 preinstalled with DD-WRT includes an International Dual Voltage (100v - 240v) power adapter with a US plug.
Popular EA2700 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:
- VPN Router: Upgrading to a DD-WRT EA2700 allows for built-in VPN connections with OpenVPN and PPTP, creating a secure tunnel for any device just by connecting to the router. When you use a Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection, you get an additional layer of Internet security and encryption that allows you to mask your location or to access regionally restricted video and streaming content. Read more about what VPN can do under the VPN Service tab.
- Dual Router Setup: In the dual router setup, one router is connected to your local Internet Service Provider and the EA2700 can be used as a dedicated VPN router. Learn more about the FlashRouters Dual Router Setup.
- Wireless Extender/Bridge Options: This will allow you to extend the current reach of the router, improving wireless range in homes and offices. You can also use DD-WRT to create a wireless bridge.
With a wireless bridge, you can establish a wired connection without running actual cables and you can create wired ports for a 3G/4G MiFi device. Get a more extensive breakdown on our post on Wireless Repeaters and Bridges. Please look under the Support Plan tab for additional tech support information if you plan to use one of these setups.
The FlashRouters Difference
The FlashRouter DD-WRT Linksys EA2700 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.
- Free VPN Service Integration: If you have a favored VPN provider, we'll configure the FlashRouter for you and ship it out with the setup setup guide for your chosen provider. Don't worry if you might change providers. our routers are not locked in to a single service.
Choosing a provider allows us to send a targeted guide and let our team know what service they might have to assist in setting up. This allows us to expedite all of our potential support team questions and.
Need assistance choosing the right service for you, just contact our support staff or read more about this under the VPN Service tab.
- Custom Configuration & Setup Guide Included: Include your preferred router setup options in the order checkout comments or a FlashRouter configuration specialist will be in contact to tailor your new router to your networking plan.
- Free Online Tech Support: Should you run into an issue during Internet or VPN setup, our skilled DD-WRT techs can assist in getting the connection up and running. Read more about this option under the Support Plan tab.
- DD-WRT Warranty: DD-WRT firmware installation voids manufacturer warranties. FlashRouters provides a 90-Day Warranty for DD-WRT installations.
- Worldwide Shipping via USPS & FedEx.
|Wireless Frequency Band(s)||Dual Band (2.4/ 5 GHz)|
|Wireless Data Rates||N600 (300+300Mbps)|
|Wireless Standards||IEEE 802.11 a/c b/g/n|
|Ethernet Port Type||Gigabit (10/100/1000Mbps)|
|Ethernet Ports||4 LAN 1 WAN|
|Number of Antennas||4|
|Wireless Security||WPA Personal, WPA Enterprise, WPA2 Personal, WPA2 Enterprise, WPA2 Personal Mixed, WPA2 Enterprise Mixed, RADIUS, WEP|
|Processor Speed||480 MHz|
|Flash Memory (MB)||64|
|Power Adapter||100v-240v ~50-60Hz (Compatible Worldwide)|
|Volt Input||12v 3.0A|
|Package Contents||A/C Power Supply, Customized Setup Guide, Ethernet Cable|
|Warranty||90 Day Limited Warranty|
|Choose VPN Service||None Required|