Replace Orange Bright box wireless router with Asus RT- N66U

  diving bubbles 15:42 03 Jul 2014

I have bought an Asus RT-N66U wireless router to replace my Orange Bright box. Reading the instructions, it says to connect it via WAN to my modem. Do I now need to by a modem or do I connect it via the Bright box? Does the Asus not have a built in modem? The idea of getting the Asus was to replace the Bright box entirely as it was forever dropping out. Thanks. Alan.

  onthelimit1 17:34 03 Jul 2014

Yes. Easiest option is to take back and ask for a modem router. Bit more expensive though (an Asus one is 80 quid, but there are other cheaper makes).

  diving bubbles 09:46 04 Jul 2014

So the advice is to change the router. Does anyone recommend going down the separate modem route? Dray tech vigor??? Any problems if I take this route? Thanks. Alan.

  diving bubbles 09:56 04 Jul 2014

Just checked out the RT-AC68U and it looks like this requires a modem as well. Alan

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