EDIMAX Technology, network communication products provider, has announced the launch of the AR-7211A/B, an ADSL2+ modem router with a WAN, LAN, and USB port.
Edimax's AR-7211A router
The AR-7211A/B is a broadband router with an integrated ADSL2+ modem, which enables it to run at speeds of up to 24Mbps downstream and 1Mbps upstream. It features an RJ-11 WAN port for the ADSL connection, and both an RJ-45 Ethernet LAN port and a USB port for wired connections with other network devices. Installing the USB driver also enables users to access the Internet via the USB port.
A connection diagram for the router
The router is backward compatible with existing ADSL services and interoperable with legacy equipment. It supports G.992.1 (G.DMT), G.992.2 (G.Lite), G.992.3 (ADSL2), G.992.4 (splitterless ADSL2), and G.992.5 (ADSL2+) for Annex A, B, L. The router comes with an EZmax multi-language wizard that has animated and easy-to-follow instructions to guide users through the setup process. It also consists of a firewall that can protect computers from SYN floods, ping of deaths, Teardrop attacks, Smurf attacks, fragile attacks, and LAND attacks. One can deny users access to services like the Web, Telnet, Ping, FTP, and SNMP. One can also block designated IP addresses and deny them access to the Internet for increased security.
The Market operating price of the AR-7211 A/B ADSL modem router is Rs 1,200 with a 3-year warranty by Edimax.