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Old January 7, 2014, 10:14 AM
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Default Linksys Updates Iconic WRT54G, Launches New WRT1900AC

The WRT54G is one of today’s most popular and adaptable routers but its capabilities are beginning to show their age. Now, Linksys is introducing its spiritual successor: the WRT1900AC.

Read more here: Linksys Updates Iconic WRT54G, Launches New WRT1900AC | Hardware Canucks

Seriously, take my money!
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Old January 7, 2014, 10:30 AM
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It'll be flashable so that folks don't need to concern themselves with the big brother "cloud" crap that's turned many folks away from recent Linksys offerings? (I also thought they were getting out of the consumer marketplace....... ).
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Old January 7, 2014, 11:38 AM
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Cisco got out of consumer when they sold linksys to Belkin *blah*. At least they kept the linksys small business line. Its a good solid line and runs up against a lot of low end procurve stuff.
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Old April 11, 2014, 04:22 AM
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Shows in stock at DC ...

Linksys WRT1900AC-CA Dual Core 802.11AC 1900 5GHZ Dual Band Gigabit eSATA USB3 USB2 Wireless Router - DirectCanada
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Old April 11, 2014, 11:09 AM
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I'm guessing you got the product email from them today as well? :)

Checked my email, saw what it was for and then had a "wait a minute... didn't I just see this on HWC today?" moment. :)
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I read through the CC website add and noticed that it doesn't say anything about Linux support
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For router setup and Linksys Smart Wi-Fi access, the WRT1900AC requires
Internet Explorer 8, Safari 5, Firefox 8, or Google Chrome. For printer
sharing and user documentation, it requires a Wi-Fi-enabled PC that has
a CD or DVD drive and that runs Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1 or
later, Windows 7, or Windows 8; or a Wi-Fi-enabled Mac that has a CD or
DVD drive and that runs Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.8 or later, Snow Leopard
10.6.1 or later, Lion 10.7 or later, or Mountain Lion 10.8 or later.
I find this a little strange .
Also noticed that I don't see any wifi adapter for AC
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Old April 12, 2014, 06:06 AM
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Buy Linksys WRT1900AC Open Source Ready Wireless Router | Free Shipping

On the fence about getting it since I don't really need one right now...
Very interested in reading the reviews when it comes out.
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For that much cash everyone should definitely wait out for reviews. All the preorder people are just buying it based on expectations and hype (though I hope it lives up to both).
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$230?! Wow it better beat the crap out of the Asus Black "whatever" series. After my experience with the E3000, I wouldn't touch a Linksys anymore yet ironically, I still have a WRT54GL.
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Old April 14, 2014, 06:39 PM
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Found this ...

Linksys WRT1900AC 802.11ac Smart Wireless Router Review

and this ...

WRT1900AC Support | Linksys Dual-Band AC Router with Gigabit and 2×USB

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