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botat29 January 24, 2013 06:56 PM

Cisco sell Linksys to Belkin
what a sad news

Cisco to sell Linksys to Belkin, will exit home networking market | Ars Technica

AkG January 24, 2013 07:13 PM

Ugh, that is sad news...but not all that unexpected. Linksys would not even answer SIMPLE questions on their hardware for a review on their router. Needless to say the review was shelved. :/

Honestly, the whole 'cloud' push was what turned me off Linksys this gen....next gen I am going Asus.

BlueByte January 24, 2013 07:44 PM

Linksys used to be a solid product.... I avoid Belkin like the plague so I guess this is goodbye Linksys

Eluder January 25, 2013 07:55 AM

Linksys has gone down the crapper in recent years anyway, not that this will improve it, but now I'm happy I've moved on to D-Link.

BigPhatPaulie January 25, 2013 10:03 AM

never liked linksys at any rate... tp link for me

samhell44 January 25, 2013 03:44 PM

o man belkin..... did i ever say how much they router sucks ? ALOT! sad news is sad.

enaberif January 25, 2013 08:48 PM

Linksys WAS good before they were bought out by Cisco. Cisco realize that they no longer make money on Linksys.. Buh Bye.

Hooded January 26, 2013 06:30 AM

I never had much luck with anything Linksys.
So it looks to me that it's going to a company that is right about the same quality of product.

Avenger212 January 26, 2013 06:45 AM

I had good experience with Linksys over the years but when I bought a Belkin router so much frustration I returned that thing to the store and quickly move back to a newer Linksys router which at that time was already bought by Cisco. This news just worries me cause I always had bad experience with Belkin stuff. It seems my current router will be the last Linksys I will ever own.

chrisk January 26, 2013 07:34 AM

Linksys has been off my list now for a few years. I have been having good luck with Netgear stuff.

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