Western Digital has unveiled its latest technology, not an HDD this time but a very useful Wi-Fi Range Extender. From the name itself this device is able to expand wireless home networks into out-of-reach areas of the home or office. Not all wireless router / wireless network can cover the entire building because of several factors. Now with the help of My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender, you can ensure that your employees, office mates, familiy members (If you are @ home), can get faster, stronger and more reliable wireless connectivity on their laptop, tablet pc, and even smartphones. The device is designed to support bandwidth intense activities such as streaming video, online gaming, and video calls.
The Western Digital My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender features a 3 x 3 multiple input multiple output (MIMO) antenna array design, that is superior to the 2×2 design found in most of the other devices which is able to extend the Wi-Fi signal further than its competitors. The My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender also supports Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) to connect the range extender to their existing home network with a push of a button. The device has Wi-Fi signal strength indicator lights on the front and a gigabit Ethernet port for devices that don’t have Wi-Fi built in and has a switch on the front allowing you to choose support for 5 GHz or 2.4 GHz networks.. The Western Digital My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender is currently available for $89.99.