Wednesday, 31st January 2018
eero Beacon usual price is US$149 (S$199). But on 27th December 2017, they had a sale where it was discounted to US$99 (S$132) with the discount code BEACON99.
Shipping within the US is free, and hence I sent it to my favorite fright forwarder,
HopShopGo, and get them to ship to Singapore for me. eero Beacon – Box Front
Monday, 11th December 2017
Synology DiskStation DS918+ is Synology’s flagship 4-bay NAS for prosumers and it belongs to the Synology’s Plus Series of NAS.
Announced at Computex 2017 in July 2017 and released in October 2017, it is retailing for
S$811 in Singapore at Fuwell. DS918+ – Box Front
Wednesday, 29th November 2017
Synology DiskStation DS415play is starting to show it’s age when I tried streaming videos using the Plex app on my Apple TV 4K to my television.
Very often, it will show the error, “
Your connection to the server is not fast enough to stream this video. Check your Network.“. DS418play – Box Front
Monday, 25th September 2017
Linksys EA9300 Max-Stream AC4000 Tri-Band Router was launched in August 2017 and is currently retailing for S$399.
The EA9300 is not the highest end router from Linksys, that title still belongs to
EA9500. Linksys EA9300 – Box Front
Monday, 11th September 2017
Finally gotten my hands on
Google Wifi. Google Wifi was launched officially in Singapore on 31st August 2017 through a partnership with StarHub. Singapore is the first country in Southeast Asia to introduce Google Wifi. Google Wifi – Three Individual Units
Monday, 4th September 2017
Aztech AIR-706P is the first mesh router from Aztech that was launched in July 2017 and is retailing for S$269.
The AIR-706P is a budget router that can expand its range using another AIR-706P via mesh network rather than a wi-fi extender.
Aztech AIR-706P – Box Front
Wednesday, 30th August 2017
Google Wifi is now officially available in Singapore through a partnership with StarHub.
Singapore is the first country in Southeast Asia to introduce Google Wifi.
Wednesday, 26th April 2017
Linksys Velop is Linksys’s first wi-fi mesh system, and it was launched in Singapore on 12th April 2017. They are the second company to launch wi-fi mesh system in Singapore. The first being Netgear Orbi.
I have been using
eero since January 2017 and eero is a wi-fi mesh system as well. Linksys Velop – Box Front
Thursday, 26th January 2017
Synology Router RT2600ac was officially launched in Singapore on the 12th January 2017. It is retailing for S$365.
The RT2600ac is Synology second router. The first being the
RT1900ac. Synology Router RT2600ac – Box Front
Tuesday, 3rd January 2017
eero is a home wi-fi system that is based on wireless mesh network (WMN). Accordingly to Wikipedia, A wireless mesh network (WMN) is a communications network made up of radio nodes organized in a mesh topology. It is also a form of wireless ad hoc network.
eero is not cheap. A
single eero retails for US$199 (S$285), a 2-pack eero retails for US$349 (S$500) and a 3-pack eero retails for US$499 (S$714). eero (Pack of 3) – Box Front