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    Budget 0-20k Upgrade Suggestions! - Home PC

    Questions What is your budget? Flexible (Need value for money upgrade) What is your existing hardware configuration (component name - component brand and model) Current PC is 9 years old. So I guess I have to change everything! Which hardware will you be keeping (component name - component...
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    Perfect! v1 of the router (the predecessor) is supported by DD-WRT. But the current one is not. However OpenWRT support is there apparently. Perfect. I will go ahead and buy this. Will circle back with my observations once I get it up and running! Thanks a ton for your time and help blr_p!!
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    The TP-Link router has a USB port. The RT-N12 C1 router (not N13U. ) does not have have an USB port. I wont get good signal/range even if I have wired broadband? I understand that if I am going to rely on a dongle, there might be some range issues. But for ACT broadband on the TP-Link router I...
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    So I have finally come down to 2 choices 1. Asus RN12 C1 - As recommended by blr_p 2. TP LINK TL-MR3420 3G/4G router - http://www.flipkart.com/tp-link-tl-mr3420-3g-4g-wireless-n-router/p/itmdet9bxmndehck?pid=RTRDET9AQR7EMM2G&srno=b_9&ref=98f7a19e-8ce1-4411-825b-ec2926411547 I am interested in...
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    Not bought yet. Mostly weekend I will decide and order off. Will keep you posted here!
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    N12 you mean? N13 is not a traditional router. Looks like a wi-fi dongle.
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    got it! Thanks for the explanation! Will check again! The Asus N12-C1 you mean? (Around 1800 bucks). It is there on ebay so I can get it there. Does it satisfy most of my requirements I had mentioned in my first post: - USB support (ext HDD , dongle) - looks like this is not there - Tomato or...
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    Did not understand this sorry! The installation guy said they charge extra for router so I told him I will buy one myself! Out of stock in flipkart. Any other alternatives? Ah ok. I understand. "Locked into N150" means what?
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    I tried this. Exactly the same setup you mentioned ( Laptop connected to 450 bx1 modem-router using ethernet -> DLNA using Windows Media Player (I was not able to get the tool you suggested to work) -> Stream to from external hard disk(connected to laptop) to Moto G using Bubble Upnp. Streamed...
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    I have a modem-router. Can I use it as a router alone? Is that possible? Then there is no reason to buy
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    Here is the screen grab from Wi Fi Analyser at the farthest point:
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    Got it! I think it is 3 walls x 6 inches each for sure. I think interference is not an issue. There are no networks in the 50-60 db range even in the farthest point of use This went over my head! Assume streaming is not important in the farthest point (the room with 3 walls in between from the...
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    Ah ok :-) . I will go home tonight and get readings from my corner room where my signal usually drops off I will check ebay too. Lets see how much it costs there.
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    Thanks a lot for your reply cranky! I will keep the Netgear JNR3210 in mind. Looks like it would be within my budget (saw that it costs 3100 in flipkart).
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    The walls are six inches thick. Just measured it. Between 6 and 9 inches only for sure. Yep. That should do. In that case, not needed! Single band should do "Yoda" is the network I am connected to. The neighbouring networks are above -80 so I guess it should not be a problem right? ( I took...
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    Wi-Fi Router for max 3K?

    A noob here with regards to router and I need help choosing a Wi-Fi router for a price of around 3K. Requirements: - I have ACT broadband (newly installed in Chennai). A modem-router is not needed because it is Fiber broadband - Good range - 5db antennae? (1000 sq ft house - Modem will be...
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    Audio Headphone with MIC for recording voice for making short films/ Video Tutorials...

    Guys, I am planning to buy a Headphone with MIC for recording purpose. I would be recording voice of my Grandfather:D and will give my voice as well. So I need a MIC which has noise cancellation feature as well. It should be able to record the voice without any background noise and very good...
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    Budget 21-30k Best possible configuration for 25K? (For web browsing mainly)

    Many thanks Alpha17! Sorry, I am more or less new to all this (stopped reading about PCs sometime back!). I have a few questions 1) Is the Intel Pentium G620 processor better that i3? Gaming is not all a requirement. but a seamless web browsing / desktop work experience is needed. Also, this...
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    Budget 21-30k Best possible configuration for 25K? (For web browsing mainly)

    Hi guys. need to assemble a PC for a middle-aged person (50 year old). Looking for a PC that would enable seamless web browsing and microsoft office usage for a budget of 25K. Here are my requirements: Q: What is your budget? 25k max Q: What is your existing hardware configuration...