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Review: Netgear Nighthawk X8 AC5300 VDSL/ADSL Modem Router

Review: Netgear Nighthawk X8 AC5300 VDSL/ADSL Modem Router

One of the best modem routers we have ever tested.
By Peter Gutierrez Jul 4 2017, 11:21AM
Review: Billion BiPAC 8920NZ Dual-SIM 3G/4G LTE Embedded V/ADSL2+ Wireless-N VPN Firewall Router

Review: Billion BiPAC 8920NZ Dual-SIM 3G/4G LTE Embedded V/ADSL2+ Wireless-N VPN Firewall Router

An embedded LTE modem ensures you stay online 24/7.
By Anthony Agius May 9 2017, 11:30AM
Investigator: NBN blues

Investigator: NBN blues

Some disappointing customer service from Telstra.
By Anthony Caruana Apr 5 2017, 11:41AM
 iPhone 7 could use an Intel LTE modem chip

iPhone 7 could use an Intel LTE modem chip

Intel and Qualcomm are competing to produce one of the iPhone 7's most important chips.
By Staff Writer Oct 21 2015, 11:30AM
Labs Briefs: Billion BiPac 7800NXL

Labs Briefs: Billion BiPac 7800NXL

Billion releases a somewhat daunting, but powerful modem-router.
By John Gillooly Jan 15 2014, 11:58AM
Labs Brief: TP-Link TD-W8980

Labs Brief: TP-Link TD-W8980

TP-Link's latest delivers dual-band performance and connectivity convenience.
By David Hollingworth Aug 22 2013, 10:23AM
Review: Netgear R6300

Review: Netgear R6300

A promising start for 802.11ac, but with few compatible devices, it won’t revolutionise your home network.
By Jonathan Bray Dec 12 2012, 10:41AM
Telstra's Mobile Wi-Fi 4G lives up to its promise

Telstra's Mobile Wi-Fi 4G lives up to its promise

It looks like an old-school pager, but we tested this Telstra Mobile Wi-Fi 4G modem and it managed to connect five devices at 8Mbps. Read our review.
By Nic Healey Jun 25 2012, 4:48PM
Virgin Mobile beefs up mobile broadband quotas

Virgin Mobile beefs up mobile broadband quotas

Virgin boosts monthly broadband data quotas, but cuts its $49 a month plan.
By Staff Writers Apr 3 2012, 10:10AM
Microsoft is still testing IE for 56K modems

Microsoft is still testing IE for 56K modems

The software giant acknowledges that dial-up users still exist.
By William Maher Feb 17 2012, 12:47PM
Telstra "4G": where will you be able to get it?

Telstra "4G": where will you be able to get it?

It's one of the faster wireless services in Australia, but Telstra's new 4G LTE service isn't available everywhere. Find out if you're in the coverage zone.
By William Maher Sep 27 2011, 12:38PM
iiNet users: There's a new BoB in town

iiNet users: There's a new BoB in town

BoB is the ADSL modem that got its own advertising campaign. So if you're an iiNet customer, is it worth getting the just-announced iiNet BoB?
By William Maher Feb 28 2011, 2:14PM
Best Value Pre-Paid Portable 3G Wi-Fi Modems

Best Value Pre-Paid Portable 3G Wi-Fi Modems

If you want data on the go for more than one device, you need a portable 3G router. But which one offers the best value?
By Alex Kidman Dec 13 2010, 3:31PM
Pocket WiFi all the rage with big ISPs

Pocket WiFi all the rage with big ISPs

Now Optus pre-paid customers can connect their laptops, phones and tablets with these pocket modems. So should you pickup one of these little gadgets?
By William Maher Dec 9 2010, 4:59PM
How to use a wireless router with a separate ADSL modem

How to use a wireless router with a separate ADSL modem

It's a sad fact that routers with ADSL modems built-in tend to lag behind the plain-jane wireless routers when it comes to integrating new technology. But there are a few ways to find a solution.
By Staff Writers May 21 2010, 11:28AM
5 ways to boost your broadband speed

5 ways to boost your broadband speed

Wireless broadband speeds can often be hit or miss. We take a look five simple steps that should help improve your broadband speeds.
By Alex Kidman May 3 2010, 1:01PM
Cisco annouces a super fast router

Cisco annouces a super fast router

Networking hardware vendor Cisco announced a router that it thinks could change the world wide web for evermore and could change the internet as we know it.
By Staff Writers Mar 11 2010, 10:00AM
Portable WiFi network made possible by battery-powered Virgin Mobile modem

Portable WiFi network made possible by battery-powered Virgin Mobile modem

A wireless, battery-powered 3G modem that enables up to three users to simultaneously access the internet wirelessly, is being touted as an Australian first by Virgin.
By Daniel Long Oct 13 2009, 4:29PM
Billion brings out fibre modem, we admire their wishful thinking

Billion brings out fibre modem, we admire their wishful thinking

Full credit to Billion for thinking big with their 100Mbps fibre-capable BiPAC 7800N modem. Bad luck to everyone who can't get 100Mbps.
By William Maher Mar 17 2009, 5:06PM
Belkin N1 Vision Wireless Modem Router

Belkin N1 Vision Wireless Modem Router

Respectable performance and a security assistant makes the Belkin N1 Vision a good contender for a small office.
By Stephen Withers Feb 3 2009, 12:49PM