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The Linksys E Series from Widget UK

excited to be offering the new Linksys E-Series E1000, E2000, E3000 and Wireless-N USB adaptor to UK retailers and resellers”

Stevenage – Widget UK Ltd, the consumer electronics distributor, today announced UK availability of the Linksys® E-Series, a new range of wireless routers designed to connect all wireless devices in the home offering the range and speed that addresses the productivity and entertainment needs of today’s consumer.

Sales Director Bart Hoorntje said “As part of our partnership with Cisco Consumer Products we are excited to be offering the new Linksys E-Series E1000, E2000, E3000 and Wireless-N USB adaptor to UK retailers and resellers”

The new Cisco Connect software, which is included in all E-Series models, makes it easier for users to customise and control their wireless network settings to match their preferences. With a quick and easy setup, the software automatically enables security and assigns a unique network name. Once those are configured, users can use Cisco Connect to easily manage their wireless home network by:
* Adding multiple Internet-capable devices to the network
* Setting parental controls for each computer or device
* Giving visitors password-protected Internet access on a separate guest network
* Customising advanced settings and changing the network name and password

Linksys E1000 Wireless-N Router (MSRP: £49.99)
* Ideal for general wireless Internet usage and home office productivity
* Wirelessly connects computers and other devices
* Uses four Fast Ethernet (10/100 Mbps) ports to directly connect wired devices

Linksys E2000 Advanced Wireless-N Router (MSRP: £79.99)
* Ideal for connecting computers, gaming consoles, Internet-enabled HDTVs and Blu-ray players
* Features selectable dual-band (2.4 GHz or 5 GHz) technology to help avoid interference, allowing for smoother file transfers and media streaming
* Includes four Gigabit ports for faster file sharing with other Gigabit-enabled devices, including computers, hard drives and servers

Linksys E3000 High-Performance Wireless-N Router (Dual-Band): (MSRP £129.99)
* Optimised for streaming video and other entertainment, ideal for connecting computers, gaming consoles, Internet-enabled HDTVs and Blu-ray players.
* Features simultaneous dual-band (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) technology, high-performance Wireless-N technology for smoother HD video streaming, wireless gaming and file transfers
* Includes four Gigabit ports for faster file sharing and provides connectivity to storage devices for file sharing at home or over the Internet
* Built-in media server enables streaming of entertainment content to an Xbox 360, PS3 or other compatible device from USB connected storage devices

Linksys Dual-Band Wireless-N USB Adapter: provides Wireless-N capability to desktop computers and laptops
* Includes USB extension cable and adapter base for improved wireless connectivity – ideal for hard-to-reach USB ports
* Selectable dual-band technology enabling consumers to connect to either a 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz wireless network

About Widget UK Ltd
Widget UK Ltd distributes a tightly focussed range of satellite navigation, networking and video products, for manufacturers such as Cisco Systems and TomTom. Widget UK Ltd sells only to trade, and not directly to the public. Its customers are UK retailers and resellers. including Staples, DSGi, Maplin, Comet,,,, QVC, Ideal Shopping Direct, Computacenter and SCC.
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The maximum performance for wireless is derived from IEEE Standard 802.11 specifications. Actual performance can vary, including lower wireless network capacity, data throughput rate, range and coverage. Performance depends on many factors, conditions and variables, including distance from the access point, volume of network traffic, building materials and construction, operating system used, mix of wireless products used, interference and other adverse conditions.

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