BT N300 WiFi Range Extender

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About this product

Overview

  • Extend the range of your existing Wi-Fi signal
  • 300Mbps allows for standard connection speeds w
  • 2.4Ghz wireless signal allows you to connect at distance

Product overview

• Extend the range of your existing Wi-Fi signal to remove weak signal areas and Wi-Fi dead zones
• 300Mbps allows for standard connection speeds when portable devices are paired with the range extender
• 2.4Ghz wireless signal maximises the range of the extender, allowing you to connect at distance
• Single 10/100 fast Ethernet port allows the range extender to be used as a wireless bridge for a device that lacks wireless capabilities
• Wireless protected setup (WPS) ensures a quick setup when used with routers that feature a WPS button
• Device model number: 083183
• Built in mains adapter and LED positioning indicators allow you to optimally position the range extender for best possible coverage
• Internal antenna helps distribute the N300 signal for small to medium network environments
• Easy installation using a web based configuration utility makes it simple to connect portable devices to the range extender

Why do I need this range extender
Suitable for a small to medium home networks, the BT N300 range extender allows you to extend the Wi-Fi signal emitted from your router and provide you with more coverage to allow you to connect to your network at a greater distance. Remove weak or no signal areas in your home and provide a connection for your devices in locations in which the Wi-Fi was previously intermittent.

what can I use the Ethernet port on this range extender for?
A single 10/100 Fast Ethernet port allows the range extender to act as a wireless bridge for connecting devices that have no wireless capabilities, this enables the device to access your wireless network and receive web functionality. These devices could typically be a desktop computer, games console, media centre or smart television.

Is this range extender easy to set up?
A built-in mains adapter allows you to position the range extender in any free plug socket around your home. The device can be moved as needed to a stable 2.4Ghz 300Mbps Wi-Fi signal where you need it most. On the front of the range extender a visual representation of the signal strength received from your router can be seen, allowing you to optimally position the range extender for maximum effect. Pairing the extender to your router is easy and done by using the WPS button, connections to wireless devices are managed using a browser based setup, without the need of additional software.

Rated 2 out of 5 by from want can one say!! this product looked good. but when you try and find a place to get a good signal, it is bad. one second you find the right place, then it goes out of range. with this i took it back. and got a refund. find something else to use
Date published: 2016-08-22
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Specification

System Requirements & Software

Software Compatibility:

Latest versions of Google Chrome
Firefox
Safari or internet explorer

Operating Specifications

Wi-Fi Class:

802.11n

WiFi Speed:

N300

Gigabit Ethernet:

No

USB Ports:

No

Warranty

Warranty:

0

Contents

Package Contents:

General

Type:

Wi-Fi Range Extender

Dimensions & Weight

Width:

0mm

Depth:

0mm

Height:

0mm

Weight:

0g

Connectivity

Number Of Ethernet Port:

1

Product Specifications

Security/Encryption:

WPA(TKIP)
WPA2(AES)
WPA + WPA2

will this wifi extender be fast enough to stream on a FreeView box on a wired connection?

Asked by: Daniel
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application, This will be dependant on the users internet speeds provided by their ISP.
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-04-18

I already have this item plugged in and working fine, but I'm trying to get a good signal at the top of my garden, at the moment the boosted signal is weak at this point.. Is it possible to plug another one in a boost the already boosted signal again? 

Asked by: Owls99
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below : 0333 400 9500 or email technical@maplin.co.uk
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-09-29

Can this device be used in hotel rooms in Spain where the signal is weak

Asked by: Nitram68
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-08-09

Can I connect 2 devices to this? (one via Ethernet cable, and one via standard wifi)?

Asked by: Robert
Yes this would be fine.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-07-17

Hi can this item be used on Btopenzones ???

Asked by: Billboy20
No, I am sorry but the item will not work for this use.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-07-12

Set this up with plusnet router but cannot connect my devices. Says authentication error, wrong password. The password is correct as it still works when connecting directly to router. Any ideas before I take it back? 

Asked by: Liam
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below: 0333 400 9757 or email technical@maplin.co.uk
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-06-25

can i use with my hd sky box for on demand etc.

Asked by: dgb1465
Yes this will work fine in your intended application.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-03-12

Hi can this item be used with Virgin media broadband to connect Virgin media tivo box upstairs if my hub is dwn stairs via Etherley cable ?? Thanks

Asked by: Carl966
Yes, I am pleased to advise this will be suitable for your needs.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2016-02-08
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