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hi guys , im looking to buy a new Wired 4port router for home use, something cheap and reliable. price maybe around under 40 bucks.

my current rounter giving disconnect problems when im playing games. for example when i leave my RF online mmorpg game on to do mining while im AFK, by the time i came back i got disconnect on both PC. and this happen alot at least more then 2 or 3 times a day dropping me off. Currently im using the D-Link DI 604 model H/W A2 version , which is like 3 years old since i bought.

so do you guys know which brand and model i should purchase for my next 4 port wired router? dont need anything fansy, just something is fast and reliable wont disconnect me..
 
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Bump: It also depends how much max can you spend, Becuase if you spend a little more you could get a very nice quality router
 

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i suppose i can squeeze it in to spend around 50ish ..

and yea i was looking at that netgear router.. but i see some comments from other buyer states that it also disconnect them alot.. not sure if thats only apply to minor people or majority users...
 
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here in germany that router causes no disconnects, but on stock settings it disconnects u everytime u have no connection for 5 mins
change it trough settings internet idle time to 0
then there are no ones anymore
 
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how do i change internet idle time to 0?

i was browsing through settings i cannot find this option anywhere...
 

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KennyT772 said:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16833124001
friend has it and its the same thing as the wrt54g just without wireless. thing is rock solid. i have many friends with d-link, netgear ect and they all have problems. they buy linksys and their problems dissapear
Go with that, you know why because I have linksys, and never experinced any bad problems (except customer support). They run well!
 
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ohh you were refering to netgear setting.. i tho you meant by my Dlink DI 604 router .. no wonder i couldn't find it...

but yea after hard decision i think im going for the netgear one since is cheaper and better review then the linksy..
 
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My D-Link is playing up a bit at the moment. Wireless keeps failing.

Edit: It has been replaced with a more reliable Belkin
 
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