Netgear Adds Trio
Products To Line
By Doug Olenick On Jan 10 2012 - 6:01am
LAS VEGAS —
Netgear will introduce
three networking products this week, including
the Media Storage Router.
The other newcomers is the HD Video
and Gaming 4-Port adapter and the Wi-Fi
Booster for Mobile.
The WNDR4700 Media Storage Router,
shipping in the second quarter with
a $329 suggested retail price, features
N900 class Wi-Fi range and speed.
There is 2TB of internal storage.
The router connects to Macs and Windows
PCs and can connect to, backup and
store content from all desktop and portable
computing devices, the company said.
TheWNCE4004 HD Video and Gaming
4-port Wi-Fi Adapter is optimized for entertainment
uses. It can connect with any
Blu-ray, media streaming device, smart
TV or game console via its Ethernet ports.
Netgear said the WNCE4004 minimizes
interference with dual-band Wi-Fi, and
has data transfer speeds up to 450 Mbps
It is expected to ship during the second
quarter with a $79 suggested retail price.
The third new product is the WN-
1000RP Wi-Fi Booster for Mobile. The
device plugs into a standard electric outlet
to expand a home networks coverage
area. The booster has a single button that
is pushed to connect it to the existing
home network and does not require any
installation to be done on the home PC,
the company said.
It will carry a $39 suggested retail price
when it ships during the second quarter.