A Wi-Fi range extender seldom called a range extender is a sort of wireless repeater used to extend the reach of a wireless LAN (Local Area Network). The device is located in the middle of a base router or access point and a user that is not close enough to receive acceptable service or one that is on the other side of a barrier.
A Wi-Fi extender sometimes knew as a wireless interface extender, or wired-wireless interface extender works a little adversely. This type of the machine uses both wired and wireless inventions to produce a wireless signal to a range of the house where network coverage has been weak.
About Amped sr300 WiFi Extender
The Amped Wireless High Power Wireless-N Range Extender expands the limit of your 802.11b/g/n wireless network by repeating the sign from your home or office wireless router and redistributing it in a new “extended” location.
Computers, game consoles, networked Blu – ray players, televisions and other networked devices can then connect to the Range Extender using Wi-Fi or a wired connection (up to 5 ports available) to access the amped wireless setup interface.
The Range Extender discharges wireless dead areas, extends wireless and wired network analysis, and is cooperative with most brands of conventional 2.4GHz 802.11b/g/n wireless routers.
The High Power Wireless-N range extender receives the signal from your home/office wireless router and retransmits it in a new position, extending your range. IEEE 802.11n Wireless-N Technology provides 300Mbps of wireless data transfer speed.
LED Indicators/ Lights for Amped sr300 WiFi Extender:
WPS: Wi-Fi Protected Setup activity. When the WPS mode is activated the WPS LED blinks, and it awaits a connection on the routers.
Wired Connections: Shows the connection situation and data activity of each wired LAN port.
Wireless Activity: Blinks rapidly when wireless data traffic is moving through the Range Extender. When the Wi-Fi connection is difficult, this LED will remain off or blink steadily.
Power: When lit, the power is on.
Back Panels details for Amped sr300 WiFi Extender
Antenna Connectors: RJ-SMA antenna connectors are compatible with all antennas with RP-SMA connectors. It is upgradable to high gain antennas for more area.
Reset: Push down once to reboot the Range Extender. Hold on for 5-10 seconds to reset the device back to factory settings.
WPS: Hold down for 3 seconds to enable WPS push button configuration.
Wired Connections: RJ-45 ports are available for connecting to wired computers or network devices. It supports up to 5 connections.
Power: Power adapter port which is DC 12V 1A.
Amped sr300 Setup Instruction
- Find an optimal setup location between your amped wireless router and your wireless dead zone.
- Connect your PC to the range extender.
- Attach the two included antennas
- Connect the power adapter to the range extender’s power port and an accessible power outlet.
- Connect to the range extender’s Wi-Fi network.
- Open your web browser.
- The dashboard welcomes you:
The Dashboard will present you with the current status of the Range Extender. Click Scan to find available amped wireless setup networks to extend.
- Scan for a home network to extend:
Highlight and select the Wi-Fi network that you wish to continue.
- Home network security settings:
If your Home Network has security approved, you will need to enter the key here. Click Next to continue.
- Configure settings for your extender:
The ID of your Extended Network is Amped Wireless If you choose to “Clone” the settings from your Home Network, the wizard will copy the SSID and security key of your Home Network. The Service Set Identifier of the Extended Network will have a “_RE” at the end of its name.
You can manually enter a new network ID and security password. The new security password must be at least eight characters long. Click Next to apply the settings.
- Correlate to the new Extended Network: During the preparation method, the Range Extender will reboot and separate the Wi-Fi connection. At this position, you will need to reconnect your PC or tablet to the new Extended Network. Follow the guidelines on the screen to connect to the amped wireless setup
Once you have joined, click the checkbox to confirm. The Next button will resemble allowing you to create the setup method. If there are problems with your arrangement, the setup wizard will inform you to rescan for a network to extend.