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Topic # 191748 15-Feb-2016 10:23
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TP-Link C2  or NF4V

 

 

 

Or are they both the same. 

 

Fibre Unlimited

 

 

 

[Mod Edit |Stu| Title changed from "Which modem to buy?" to "Which Router to buy?" as we've discovered the OP is on Fibre]


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  Reply # 1492475 15-Feb-2016 10:27
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C2 is not a modem, it's a router.

 

What ISP and what service are you signing up for, and what are your requirements?




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  Reply # 1492485 15-Feb-2016 10:41
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from slingshot NF4v to MyRepublic TP-Link C2

 

 

 

Should of wrote, which is the better of the 2 not to buy

 

 

 

Mainly wifi. Auckland Central

 

 

 

Need to find another provider, just not sure who to go with. Issues with Spark, got compensated, Vodafone takes full day to pick up their phone. Tech support is .... sigh


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  Reply # 1492487 15-Feb-2016 10:43
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ADSL, VDSL or Fibre? 





Keep calm, and carry on posting.

 

 

 

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  Reply # 1492489 15-Feb-2016 10:44
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soz ... fibre unlimited

 

 

 

 

Pure 100Mbps

 

 

$ 89.99

 

Per Month

 

  • 12 Month Contract
  • 100Mbps Download
  • 20Mbps Upload
  • FREE Installation
  • DISCOUNTED Router
  • ADD Voice $10/mth

 

 

 

Pure 100Mbps

 

 

$ 89.99

 

Per Month

 

  • 24 Month Contract
  • 100Mbps Download
  • 20Mbps Upload
  • FREE Installation
  • FREE Router
  • ADD Voice $10/mth

 


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  Reply # 1492493 15-Feb-2016 10:46
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Then you don't need a modem, you only need a router. 

 

Will change the thread title to reflect this.





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  Reply # 1492502 15-Feb-2016 11:10
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Really depends what your requirements are. Asking "which router to buy" is a bit like asking which car to buy.

 

Without knowing your requirements it's not possible to recommend anything, however with people relying more and more on wireless these days my recommendation is neither because neither support 5GHz and without knowing is wireless performance is a criteria it's really not possible to add anything further.

 

 


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  Reply # 1492529 15-Feb-2016 11:50
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I'm a little confused.

 

Your heading is asking which router to buy,  but you're actually comparing the offers from 2 different ISPs.

 

 

 

So really aren't you asking "which ISP should I go with"  rather than asking which router?

 

 

 

Also, don't you already have a router from having UFB with spark?  

 

If you have the HG630b then what you have is actually a decent router.  You could keep that and go for an ISP that doesn't force a router purchase on you and probably get better pricing.


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