3Com OfficeConnect Wireless Cable/DSL Gateway reviewed

Routing Performance

Routing performance is right up there with current-generation routers at just under 36Mbps average for LAN to WAN. WAN to LAN clocked in at a slower, but still plenty fast 25Mbps, probably due to the extra processor poop needed for SPI.

Routing Performance Test Results

Test DescriptionTransfer Rate (Mbps)Response Time (msec)UDP stream
Throughput (kbps)Lost data (%)
WAN - LAN24.71 (avg)
1 (max)
LAN - WAN35.51 (avg)
1 (max)
Firmware VersionV1.02.13
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