New Plug-and-Play 802.11n Upgrade Kit

NETGEAR just announced the Wireless-N Upgrade Kit for simple, plug-and-play addition of Wireless-N protocol to existing networks. The kit includes includes the NETGEAR 5GHz Wireless-N HD Access Point (WNHDE111) and RangeMax Dual-Band Wireless-N Adapter (WNDA3100).

This kit lets you add 5GHz 802.11n to an existing wired or wireless network. To incorporate it, you plug the WNHDE111 into an existing router or gateway (router with integrated modem),, and that’s it! Adding the Wireless-N Upgrade Kit to an existing 802.11b/g network will create a dual-band network capable of supporting any Wi-Fi-compliant computer or device. While laptops with embedded Wireless-N will natively connect at the highest possible Wireless-N speeds, the RangeMax Dual Band Wireless-N Adapter provides a boost in wireless performance to desktops and older laptops.

The NETGEAR Wireless-N Upgrade Kit is at retailers now with MSRP of $149.