NETGEAR DG834G, Solid & Reliable Router

I consider i will dismiss all the things mr pjr lewis is indicating as he is without doubt a expert reviewer and appears to be to give each merchandise he testimonials 5 stars. Certainly you ought to have anything which maybe came up to only 4 stars, still good – but not superb?as for the merchandise i do not have 1 but get ill of studying garbage critiques like his and i’m positive everybody else does. You can location them a mile off. I doubt he even owns the merchandise. Nonetheless, if i am incorrect and mr lewis does in simple fact have all these matters like the dambusters dvd, steptoe and son (and crysis for personal computer??. ) then you require to:a)create better reviews that basically necessarily mean a little something to the close consumer, devoid of the shiny overfinish that you set on every rubbish assessment.

This is my finest wifi router as aol people can only use particular modem with aol any way im delighted with what i paid for, benefit for money and works just fantastic, not as quick as my broadband dsl, but nonetheless i can use my apple iphone or laptop wirelessly by using my wifi connection.

I acquired a single of these again in 2007 which was replaced, ultimately, by talktalk’s very own. But constant line problems with their new huawei hg633 in 2016 (dropping web connection and bad velocity [. Astounding – often its greater to adhere with attempted and trustworthy equipment.

Key specs for Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch:

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  • 54 Mbps Wireless ADSL Firewall – wireless router + 4-port switch (integrated); Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz
  • Interfaces: 4 x network – Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX – RJ-45 ¦ 1 x modem – ADSL – RJ-11 ( WAN ) ¦ 1 x network – Radio-Ethernet
  • Routing Protocol: RIP, static IP routing; Data Link Protocol: Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g; Network / Transport Protocol: TCP/IP, PPTP, UDP/IP, L2TP, IPSec, PPPoE, PPPoA; Digital Signaling Protocol: ADSL
  • Features: Firewall protection, DMZ port, auto-sensing per device, DHCP support, NAT support, VPN, auto-uplink (auto MDI/MDI-X), Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI), content filtering, E-mail alert
  • Compliant Standards: IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g

Comments from buyers

“DG834G(v.3) – Resolved BT Home Hub problems!, Great Router Modem, Still working after all these years”

I live in the sticks so broadband pace is only about 7mbps at best so i can not remark on quicker traces. For me this adsl modem resolved a string of difficulties with the bt residence hub three that bt were not able to resolve. Given that setting up, which was pretty simple, i have not shed the link at the time (in contrast to the bthh) and the pace seems a small quicker. Wireless relationship about the property is rather excellent, achieving all rooms but if you have a requirement to access further than a standard domestic dwelling i would suggest a model with bigger wireless spec.

I can bear in mind some time ago getting good challenges in configuring a belkin modem router where by the accompanying set up disc was much from crystal clear requiring knowledge in altering particular settings. You will have no these problems with this netgear modem router as the set up wizard on the equipped disc actually scans your pc to find the most suitable settings. What you must have is a latest broadband ethernet connection if not the router willnot beable to identifie your recent net options. It doesnot subject who is your world wide web service provider this outstanding router will configure itself all over your computer systems present-day configurations. The installation definitely really should not get more time than fifteen minutes for the reason that the guidelines on the set up disc are so clear and precise that as very long as you know your current broadband identification and password the rest is completed mechanically. I would like i experienced regarded how problems absolutely free the netgear installation was for the reason that i would have bought this attractive router ages in the past. If you are wanting for a excellent straightforward as pie to set up modem router this netgear dg834g is the 1 to go for but you will have to be certain you get the v3 design as the more recent v4 is not really as straight ahead in setting up as the just about identical v3 model. The true reward is a significant raise in broadband velocity which is certainly noticable when downloading documents and norton reside updates. There are surely several unique modem routers out there but this one particular by netgear is undoubtedly just one of the better types.

Does the trick for what i require in conditions of internet link. Simple to use and is effective incredibly nicely certainly.

To start with, the delivery took only two times right after i was instructed that it could possibly be twelve. The router was moderately uncomplicated to set up and worked properly for about 10 or eleven days, just after which i unsuccessful to get an online link. I phoned my isp who informed me to unplug all the wires from the router, wait around for fifteen seconds then plug them all in yet again. This worked – evidently there was static make-up in the device and unplugging every little thing gave it a chance to crystal clear by itself. My isp also informed me that i may possibly have to do this each and every pair of weeks. Apart from this problem, the router has labored perfectly.

Excellent assistance and the router works fantastic, tho i did marvel if it may well be refurbished even although the packing seemed new?.

Owned this since they came out, and still on my to start with one particular. Update 02/04/2013five many years of ownership of this, continue to heading powerful – even right after it becoming smashed a couple of occasions.

Purchased his router a handful of months ago to enhance from the standard kingston communications router furnished with the karoo broadband offer. Installation was a piece of a cake on the kc karoo program, in which other items can occasionally establish a bit fickle. It sorted by itself out with most of the configurations and now provides reliable relationship for up to wireless laptops and a really hard-wired desktop.

My former was applied each day worked challenging and turned tired. Equipped yesterday 5/1/fifteen and now receiving 10mbs.


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Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) - 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch
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5.0 of 5 stars, based on 12 reviews

One thought on “NETGEAR DG834G, Solid & Reliable Router

  1. Anonymous
    I bought one of these back in 2007 which was replaced, eventually, by talktalk’s own. But constant line problems with their new huawei hg633 in 2016 (dropping internet connection and poor speed [. Amazing – sometimes its better to stick with tried and trusted equipment.
  2. Anonymous

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    I bought one of these back in 2007 which was replaced, eventually, by talktalk’s own. But constant line problems with their new huawei hg633 in 2016 (dropping internet connection and poor speed [. Amazing – sometimes its better to stick with tried and trusted equipment.
    • Verified Purchase
      My previous was used daily worked hard and became tired. Fitted yesterday 5/1/15 and now receiving 10mbs.
      • Verified Purchase
        My previous was used daily worked hard and became tired. Fitted yesterday 5/1/15 and now receiving 10mbs.
  3. Verified Purchase
    I live in the sticks so broadband speed is only about 7mbps at best so i cannot comment on faster lines. For me this adsl modem resolved a string of problems with the bt home hub 3 that bt were unable to resolve. Since installing, which was fairly straightforward, i have not lost the connection once (unlike the bthh) and the speed seems a little faster. Wireless connection about the house is quite good, reaching all rooms but if you have a requirement to reach further than a standard domestic house i would suggest a model with higher wireless spec.
  4. Verified Purchase

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    I live in the sticks so broadband speed is only about 7mbps at best so i cannot comment on faster lines. For me this adsl modem resolved a string of problems with the bt home hub 3 that bt were unable to resolve. Since installing, which was fairly straightforward, i have not lost the connection once (unlike the bthh) and the speed seems a little faster. Wireless connection about the house is quite good, reaching all rooms but if you have a requirement to reach further than a standard domestic house i would suggest a model with higher wireless spec.
    • Verified Purchase
      This is my best wifi router as aol users can only use certain modem with aol any way im happy with what i paid for, value for money and works just fine, not as fast as my broadband dsl, but still i can use my iphone or laptop wirelessly via my wifi connection.
  5. Verified Purchase

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    This is my best wifi router as aol users can only use certain modem with aol any way im happy with what i paid for, value for money and works just fine, not as fast as my broadband dsl, but still i can use my iphone or laptop wirelessly via my wifi connection.
    • Verified Purchase
      Excellent service and the router works fine, tho i did wonder if it might be refurbished even though the packing seemed new?.
      • Verified Purchase
        Excellent service and the router works fine, tho i did wonder if it might be refurbished even though the packing seemed new?.
  6. Verified Purchase
    Firstly, the delivery took only two days after i was told that it might be twelve. The router was reasonably easy to set up and worked well for about 10 or 11 days, after which i failed to get an internet connection. I phoned my isp who told me to unplug all the wires from the router, wait for 15 seconds then plug them all in again. This worked – apparently there was static build-up in the device and unplugging everything gave it a chance to clear itself. My isp also told me that i might have to do this every couple of weeks. Apart from this problem, the router has worked well.
  7. Verified Purchase

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    Firstly, the delivery took only two days after i was told that it might be twelve. The router was reasonably easy to set up and worked well for about 10 or 11 days, after which i failed to get an internet connection. I phoned my isp who told me to unplug all the wires from the router, wait for 15 seconds then plug them all in again. This worked – apparently there was static build-up in the device and unplugging everything gave it a chance to clear itself. My isp also told me that i might have to do this every couple of weeks. Apart from this problem, the router has worked well.
  8. Anonymous

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    Does the trick for what i need in terms of internet connection. Easy to use and works very well indeed.
  9. Anonymous

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    Does the trick for what i need in terms of internet connection. Easy to use and works very well indeed.
  10. Verified Purchase

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    Owned this since they came out, and still on my first one. Update 02/04/2013five years of ownership of this, still going strong – even after it being smashed a couple of times.
  11. Verified Purchase

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    Owned this since they came out, and still on my first one. Update 02/04/2013five years of ownership of this, still going strong – even after it being smashed a couple of times.
  12. Anonymous

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    I think i will ignore everything mr pjr lewis is saying as he is without doubt a professional reviewer and seems to give every item he reviews 5 stars. Surely you must have something which maybe came up to only 4 stars, still good – but not excellent?as for the item i don’t have one but get sick of reading rubbish reviews like his and i’m sure everyone else does. You can spot them a mile off. I doubt he even owns the item. However, if i am wrong and mr lewis does in fact have all these things like the dambusters dvd, steptoe and son (and crysis for pc??. ) then you need to:a)write better reviews that actually mean something to the end user, without the glossy overfinish that you put on every rubbish review.
  13. Anonymous

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    I think i will ignore everything mr pjr lewis is saying as he is without doubt a professional reviewer and seems to give every item he reviews 5 stars. Surely you must have something which maybe came up to only 4 stars, still good – but not excellent?as for the item i don’t have one but get sick of reading rubbish reviews like his and i’m sure everyone else does. You can spot them a mile off. I doubt he even owns the item. However, if i am wrong and mr lewis does in fact have all these things like the dambusters dvd, steptoe and son (and crysis for pc??. ) then you need to:a)write better reviews that actually mean something to the end user, without the glossy overfinish that you put on every rubbish review.
    • Verified Purchase
      Bought his router a few months ago to upgrade from the standard kingston communications router provided with the karoo broadband package. Installation was a piece of a cake on the kc karoo system, where other products can sometimes prove a bit fickle. It sorted itself out with most of the settings and now provides reliable connection for up to wireless laptops and a hard-wired desktop.
  14. Verified Purchase

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    Bought his router a few months ago to upgrade from the standard kingston communications router provided with the karoo broadband package. Installation was a piece of a cake on the kc karoo system, where other products can sometimes prove a bit fickle. It sorted itself out with most of the settings and now provides reliable connection for up to wireless laptops and a hard-wired desktop.
  15. Anonymous

    This review is from : Netgear DG834G ( v.3 ) – 54Mbps Wireless ADSL Modem Firewall Router 802.11g with 4-port 10/100 switch

    I can remember some time ago having great difficulties in configuring a belkin modem router where the accompanying installation disc was far from clear requiring knowledge in altering certain settings. You will have no such problems with this netgear modem router as the installation wizard on the supplied disc actually scans your computer to find the most suitable settings. What you must have is a current broadband ethernet connection otherwise the router willnot beable to identifie your current internet settings. It doesnot matter who is your internet provider this excellent router will configure itself around your computers current settings. The installation really should not take longer than fifteen minutes because the instructions on the installation disc are so clear and precise that as long as you know your current broadband identification and password the rest is done automatically. I wish i had known how trouble free the netgear installation was because i would have bought this stylish router ages ago. If you are looking for a superb easy as pie to install modem router this netgear dg834g is the one to go for but you must ensure you buy the v3 model as the newer v4 is not quite as straight forward in installing as the almost identical v3 model. The real bonus is a significant increase in broadband speed which is certainly noticable when downloading files and norton live updates. There are certainly many different modem routers out there but this one by netgear is certainly one of the better ones.
    • Anonymous
      I can remember some time ago having great difficulties in configuring a belkin modem router where the accompanying installation disc was far from clear requiring knowledge in altering certain settings. You will have no such problems with this netgear modem router as the installation wizard on the supplied disc actually scans your computer to find the most suitable settings. What you must have is a current broadband ethernet connection otherwise the router willnot beable to identifie your current internet settings. It doesnot matter who is your internet provider this excellent router will configure itself around your computers current settings. The installation really should not take longer than fifteen minutes because the instructions on the installation disc are so clear and precise that as long as you know your current broadband identification and password the rest is done automatically. I wish i had known how trouble free the netgear installation was because i would have bought this stylish router ages ago. If you are looking for a superb easy as pie to install modem router this netgear dg834g is the one to go for but you must ensure you buy the v3 model as the newer v4 is not quite as straight forward in installing as the almost identical v3 model. The real bonus is a significant increase in broadband speed which is certainly noticable when downloading files and norton live updates. There are certainly many different modem routers out there but this one by netgear is certainly one of the better ones.

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