Product Comparison: NETGEAR EX2700 vs NETGEAR EX3700


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General Specifications
Brand
NETGEAR
NETGEAR
Model
EX2700
EX3700
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Say goodbye to Wi-Fi dead zones. Convenient, discreet and easy to install, extended Wi-Fi coverage is just an outlet away with this essentials edition extender. Boost your Wi-Fi for mobile devices and connect a wired device such as Smart TVs or game consoles. Boost your existing network range & speed, delivering Wi-Fi up to 300Mbps.
NETGEAR AC750 WiFi Range Extender (EX3700-100NAS). System Requirements:2.4 and/or 5GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac wireless router or gateway,Microsoft. Internet Explorer. 8.0, Firefox. 20, Safari. 5.1, Google Chrome 25.0 browsers or higher. Trouble shooting tip- If you cannot get a WiFi connection working, you can use an Ethernet cable to connect your computer to the extender.
Key Specs
Type
Plug Based
Plug Based
Wi-Fi Technology
Single-Band
Dual-Band
Speed
2.4GHz: up to 300 Mpbs, LAN: up to 100 Mbps
LAN: up to 100 Mbps, 2.4GHz: up to 300 Mpbs, 5GHz: up to 433 Mbps
What customers say about "Key Specs"
NETGEAR EX2700 Wi-Fi Range Extender (N300)
  • Worked good and extended the range and speed on my WiFi.
  • The speed improvement in the back of the house is quite noticeable.
  • This Netgear Range Extender saved me at both houses, bringing my internet signal up to a minimum of 3 bars, but usually at least 4.
  • I found setup very easy, the instructions clear, and it has been working flawlessly and the range is great.
  • The range is good and i can definitely see a benefit from using it.
NETGEAR EX3700 AC750 WiFi Range Extender
  • Worked great, easy to use, fast speed, great range. Simple as can be.
  • Having the dual band (32.4 and 5 GHz) signal was very helpful. Its ben three months since I installed it and never had to reset or reconnect.
  • Download speed tests with the Extender ran as high as 46Mbps out of a theoretical 50, far higher than I'd ever seen when I used an Airport Express.
  • Ethernet port is only 100mbps. This is advertised but easy to forget with gigabit so common now.
  • Doesn't give you the original speed as advertised. 40% to 50% loss in speed.
Size & Weight
Color
White
White
Height
2.64 in.
2.64 in.
Width
2.17 in.
2.17 in.
Depth
1.34 in.
1.54 in.
Weight
0.22 lbs.
0.29 lbs.
What customers say about "Size & Weight"
NETGEAR EX2700 Wi-Fi Range Extender (N300)
  • Its small in size (about the size of 2 packs of cards put together) and has suited my need perfectly.
  • I recommend this range extender for both their small size and inexpensive price.
  • Don't let the small size fool you! This thing is Awesome!
  • The very small size makes it easy to conceal from view if necessary.
  • Good value for the price, small in size and yet powerful.
NETGEAR EX3700 AC750 WiFi Range Extender
  • The size of the unit is small so you don't have this huge thing hanging on wall outlet. It is easy enough to get set up.
  • This one looks good and has a small size surprisingly. Connecting this to my existing wifi network was easy.
  • The size of the device is as described, but it seems smaller because it does so much.
  • It is super tiny size, like about size of cigarette pack and you can still use the other outlet. Highly recommended!
  • This device is wireless to use once installed so there were no extras cables laying around anywhere and the size is very practical.
Features
Number Of Antennas
2
2
Encryption & Security
WPA-PSK / WPA2-PSK, WEP
WPA-PSK / WPA2-PSK, WEP
Interfaces
Ethernet port (RJ45)
Ethernet port (RJ45)
Indicators
WPS LED, Device LED, Power LED, Router link LED
WPS LED, Power LED, Router link LED, Device LED
Power Supply
AC (directly in a wall outlet)
AC (directly in a wall outlet)
App Controlled
Yes
Yes
Extras
Coverage up to 600 sq.ft., Connect up to 10 devices, 5-minute setup, Universally compatible
FastLane™ Technology, Smart connect up to 15 devices, 5-minute setup, Universally compatible, Coverage up to 1000 sq.ft.
What customers say about "Features"
NETGEAR EX2700 Wi-Fi Range Extender (N300)
  • The green lights lit up, indicating good signal reception. I connected all my game consoles and my cell phone and laptops.
  • The extender had all green lights indicating it had a good connection.
  • I placed it in a location in my house where the green light on the extender indicates the location is good.
  • The light indicators on the front help you identify the connection and connection strength.
  • The indicator lights are sensible and offer all the information you need for setup or troubleshooting.
NETGEAR EX3700 AC750 WiFi Range Extender
  • It has multi-color LED lights that indicate whether the connection from Router to Extender and Extender to Device are Great / Good / Poor / Non-existent. This helps to find the best spot to place the extender.
  • The LEDs are helpful when locating the power outlet to plug the unit into.
  • Easy setup. Looks neat in the wall outlet. The lEDs are a nice touch for seeing status of signal.
  • The NetGear app can be used easily to test the strength of your existing, and new, wi-fi signal in various areas of your house/business.
  • The router LED never lit up. I had to use the browser setup.
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications
CE
CE
Manufacturer warranty
1
1
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