PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
Review: Netgear Nighthawk X8 AC5300 VDSL/ADSL Modem Router
One of the best modem routers we have ever tested.
Jul 4 2017, 11:21AM
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.
May 9 2017, 11:30AM
Investigator: NBN blues
Some disappointing customer service from Telstra.
Apr 5 2017, 11:41AM
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.
Oct 21 2015, 11:30AM
Labs Briefs: Billion BiPac 7800NXL
Billion releases a somewhat daunting, but powerful modem-router.
Jan 15 2014, 11:58AM
Labs Brief: TP-Link TD-W8980
TP-Link's latest delivers dual-band performance and connectivity convenience.
Aug 22 2013, 10:23AM
Review: Netgear R6300
A promising start for 802.11ac, but with few compatible devices, it won’t revolutionise your home network.
Dec 12 2012, 10:41AM
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.
Jun 25 2012, 4:48PM
Virgin Mobile beefs up mobile broadband quotas
Virgin boosts monthly broadband data quotas, but cuts its $49 a month plan.
Apr 3 2012, 10:10AM
Microsoft is still testing IE for 56K modems
The software giant acknowledges that dial-up users still exist.
Feb 17 2012, 12:47PM
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.
Sep 27 2011, 12:38PM
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?
Feb 28 2011, 2:14PM
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?
Dec 13 2010, 3:31PM
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?
Dec 9 2010, 4:59PM
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.
May 21 2010, 11:28AM
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.
May 3 2010, 1:01PM
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.
Mar 11 2010, 10:00AM
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.
Oct 13 2009, 4:29PM
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.
Mar 17 2009, 5:06PM
Belkin N1 Vision Wireless Modem Router
Respectable performance and a security assistant makes the Belkin N1 Vision a good contender for a small office.
Feb 3 2009, 12:49PM
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