1. J

    Xiaomi AX1800 or AC2350

    Has anyone used either of these routers, any thoughts on things like firmware, range, wireless throughput, general experiences of it being a standard router. Is there better range on the AC2350? Does the AX1800's newer features make it a better buy than the ac2350?
  2. werfie

    Fibre Router

    Hi Guys, Fibre noob here. MetroFibre is finishing up the network rollout in my area and I have preordered with WebAfrica. Quick question: Do you get a specific Fibre router (like ADSL/LTE router) or is it a normal WiFi router? I am not happy with the WA free router, would like to get...
  3. Hanno Labuschagne

    Your old home router is likely susceptible to hackers

    Your old home router is likely susceptible to hackers Linux is the most-used operating system on Internet routers, but a recent study from Fraunhofer FKIE has shown that these devices are running extremely old and potentially insecure versions of the Linux kernel. While the Fraunhofer report...
  4. JRJakkals

    LTE Router + Mikrotik VPN PPTP Server Help

    Hello Experts I have a LTE Huawei B612 Router and a Mikrotik rb951ui-2hnd. Connected Mikrotik to LTE router WAN port and notebook connected to LAN port. I only want to use the Mikrotik as a VPN PPTP server (yes I know its not secure), but the LTE doesnt allow me to setup L2TP. I can access the...
  5. G

    Fiber and LTE failover

    Hi all I am looking for a network setup for my office with the following requirements and am looking for some advice on a single component (or series of components that can help accomplish this). I have an MWEB fiber line installed and am getting inconsistent internet connectivity and it’s...
  6. G

    Huawei B535-932 and load shedding

    Hi So I recently purchased a Huawei B535-932 router to replace my B315 router. The router connect to a Gizzu mini ups to keep me up and running during load shedding. Since load shedding started up recently I noticed that my B535 router would remain powered up but I would have no signal and...
  7. Clothahump

    Router suggestion for classroom - 30 wifi connections

    Hi there. I'm looking at a LTE solution for a classroom with 30 students. 1. Need a router that can handle 30 wifi connections - some 2.4 and some 5.8 GHz 2. Need a whitelist/blacklist on router - to stop facebook etc. 3. We have a MTN tower on school grounds - therefore planning to go with MTN...
  8. S

    Unlocking a router

    Hi all I have a problem, I have an alcatel Y858V wireless LTE router but it's seems to be locked to mtn, though when I connect it to my laptop and open the page to control the router it allows me to create a profile for Telkom but it still doesn't work, I changed the apn but it doesn't allow me...
  9. A

    ZYXEL VMG3625-T20A fibre router

    Item name : ZYXEL VMG3625-T20A Age and condition: +2 years, Excellent condition. Never used only open for pictures Do you include packaging: Yes Warranty: No Reason for selling: I have better router that i use Price: R500 Negotiable: No Location: JHB / Benoni Shipping or collection: collection only
  10. G

    Webafrica cant help with router settings for Frogfoot

    I recently had frogfoot installed. I tried everything to get my Netgear Orbi RBK in router mode to connect with PPPOE with my correct username and password after it stopped working, was fine for 4 days? It works from the gigapoints' Ethernet port directly to my computers' lan port with the same...
  11. mrockett

    Totolink router failure…

    Hi everyone, My fibre provider installed a Totolink A3002RU router as part of a fibre upgrade in the area. It's been running super smooth until now, when it just up and stopped working. Both bands are no longer broadcasting, and I'm unable to connect to it over ethernet. I do have a wifi...
  12. P

    Telkom LTE Huawei Router Updated, Ca't access router page

    My LTE router became inactive for a few minutes in which the light that usually shines green/red was shining blue. I was unable to turn it off, I could only reset it to the blue light state, and no connection was present. I was going through the process of trouble shooting, trying to reset the...
  13. A

    Rain huawei solution

    I am currently using this app I am talking about myself Fast There are no errors in it Any inquiries, I am available Huawei manager English version
  14. B

    adsl vs vdsl modem

    Hi, so i currently have a 20mbs dsl package from telkom, however I only receive speeds up to 16mbs, I am currently using a regular adsl router, will upgrading to a vdsl router give me better results? Thanks in advance for any feedback.
  15. R

    LTE modems with backup battery?

    Hey all. I hope this is in the right place. I'm desperately looking for a modem that takes a sim card and comes with a backup battery. I know the Huawei b315 has one that works really well but it's discontinued and I'm really struggling to find one. Maybe if you have any alternate suggestions...
  16. K

    LTE and Mobile Data

    I need to travel around SA and will need internet for streaming Can I get LTE (not Fixed) and if LTE is not available will the router use 3G. If so who it the best provider to use. Also what router would you recommend.
  17. L

    D-link 825ACG1 Alternative

    I got an 8Mb Fibre Afrihost package. A speed test indicates 20mb but I attribute that to a free upgrade during lockdown. With the package came a Nokia modem and a d-link 825ACG1 wifi router. When I'm about 10m away from the router (not in line of sight but in another room with door closed) the...
  18. P

    Need help deciding what antenna to buy

    I have a Huawei E5573 router and after moving my router to my room I am not getting the same internet speed that I had when it was in the living room. I am useless with these type of stuff and struggling to find indoor antennas for the router that will work. Any help would be appreciated even...
  19. F

    Fibre router suggestion

    I have been using the router that cool ideas gave me, (TP-Link WR840N), but it broke down last week, I know it is the router as I managed to get hold of a Tenda N300 and it is working ok now. I have a 20/2 line with CISP (Vumatel). I have 4 people around the house = 4 phones + TV + ~4 tablets...
  20. D

    Connecting two routers

    Hi all. With this lockdown, I have been designated to take home our server, so if the boss or other employee needs anything, I can email/drop box it to them. For the whole day I have been trying to setup a "home network" I am currently using an Asus N14U router, connected to my fibre line for...