Routers that can double up as ADSL modems

By Ashwin Nair | Published on 22 Jan 2021
Routers that can double up as ADSL modems
Routers that can double up as ADSL modems

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For a good internet connection, one requires a quality network along with a great router in order to make the connection more stable. The routers nowadays have multiple functionalities for a broad spectrum of people. For instance, routers are now equipped with ADSL technology. ADSL stands for asymmetric digital subscriber line, which is basically a data communications technology that lets the modem transmit faster data over the copper telephone line for broadband services. In simple words, ADSL technology makes the data transmission faster than what you get with normal routers. We have compiled a list of routers that can double up as ADSL modem, so check these out before committing to any:

D-Link DSL-2730U

The D-Link DSL-2730U comes with a high-speed ADSL2 + internet connection for a better, smoother and more stable data connection over the broadband. It has a high-performance wireless speed of up to 150 Mbps along with smooth and secure data transfer over the internet. It also features a universal plug-and-play for easier and universal connectivity. The router has RJ-11 (Ethernet cable) input type which is supported by a majority of ISPs (Internet Service Providers). The router also has a NAT, SPI firewall and a 64/128-bit WEP encryption for protection against malware from the internet during the connection, so that you can feel safe. The QoS (Quality of Service) technology it comes with, can level with the traffic requirements for megabyte internet connections. It features a WPS button for easy wireless setup. It has four 10/100 LAN for connections and one 10/100 WAN for input. It is also supported by the older versions of the Windows operating system, which makes it universal to use.

TP-Link TD-W8961N

Here is a router that can be used for various purposes, making it a one-stop solution for many. To start with, this can double up as an ADSL modem and is compatible with MTNL, BSNL and Tata Indicom telephones. Apart from this, it works as a NAT router and has a 4-port switch and a 300mbps Wireless-N access point. So, you don’t need to purchase multiple devices to meet your needs. It sports two 5dBi fixed omnidirectional antennas to deliver a seamless wireless performance throughout your house.

Cadyce CA-M150

The Cadyce CA-M150 is an AADSL2 + router that can connect with your telephone to help you enjoy high-speed internet. As per company claims, you should be able to enjoy speeds up to 150MBps. With both IPv4/IPv6 dual stacks functionalities supported, the router allows the ISPs to process data traffic from both the sources, simultaneously. It comes with the VPN Pass-through feature, which enables you to access different websites easily. The small size of the router should make it ideal to be used for your telephone, without taking up much area.

TENDA D303 Wireless N300

The TENDA D303 Wireless N300 is supported by a range of ISPs and can also be used for IPTV services by connecting it to a set-top-box. It is also said to offer wireless transfer rates of over 300Mbps. Other notable features of the router include protection from lightning strikes as well as wireless security modes. It offers four LAN ports as well as a DSL port. There is also a USB port, which allows you to connect a printer or an external hard drive and share it with other users on the router.

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