Diamond Dual-Band 2.4GHz/5.0GHz Wireless 802.11n Range Extender ReviewBluePanda -
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Diamond Dual-Band 2.4GHz/5.0GHz Wireless 802.11n Range Extender Closer Look:
Moving on to the product itself, there doesn't seem to be much to look at. The Diamond Dual-Band Wireless Extender is rather simple in appearance. It has a white body with a rounded rectangular gray face and slight cutouts for indicator lights. The Diamond logo is written on the front, but beyond the cutouts for the wireless signal indicator, you might not know what this is without further inspection.
The bottom of the device has some cutouts for heat dissipation (more on the top), and a bright yellow Ethernet port with a green indicator light. There is also a rubber reset button that can be pressed with the end of a paperclip if you ever want to set it back to factory settings. Lastly, you'll notice a couple of Phillips head screws on the bottom from assembly.
The back of the device has a sticker on it with the model number, a barcode, serial number, and some power ratings. There is also an official FCC compliance ID printed on there. The top of the wireless extender actually has a button on top for Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) connections, which allows capable devices to connect to the network without being given the network password. This is great for guests and a quick way to grab Internet for your mobile device. I tried it with my phone. I set my phone to be looking for WPS and simply held the WPS button on top of the Wireless Extender. My phone saw it and connected shortly, right to the 5.0GHz frequency. Not bad! Was super simple, and just worked; how often do I get to say that?