CISCO releases New Linksys E-Series 802.11n Wi-Fi Routers
Today CISCO unveiled it new line up on Linksys E-Series WiFi routers, The new family includes five routers, all of which are designed to handle transfers approaching 450Mbps .
The products range in price from $60 for a bare-bones 2.4GHz model with a 2 x 2 antenna array (the minimum required for Wi-Fi Alliance 802.11n certification) and 4 10/100 ethernet ports, to $180 for the model with simultaneous dual-band support, 2×3 antennas for 2.4GHz operations and 3×3 antennas for 5GHz, and 4 gigabit Ethernet ports.
Cisco pegs the speed potential for the 2×2 router at up to 300 megabits per second, compared to 450 mbps for the 5GHz network on the high-end E4200, which has a 3 x 3 antenna array.
All Models except E3200 are available for Purchase today onward, E3200 will be shipping next week.