The R36 requires specialized skills to setup. Therefore in order to purchase the R36 on our website, you first must discuss with our customer service delartment so that we can determin if you are a technical person with the skills to setup this product: We are taking this step of requiring special authorization due to a high number of RMA requests from customers who were unable to configure the device to work properly.
Alfa's R36 WiFi router enables you to re-broadcast an internet connection that you connect
to via the Alfa AWUS036H long-range USB adapter or a 3G internet connection! AWUS036H IS SOLD SEPARATELY
- Connect your Alfa USB wireless adapter models AWUS036H to this router to create a WiFi hotspot:
Alfa R36 router bridges the Internet connection obtained via the AWUS036H
to make it available to other users as a WiFi hotspot.
- R36 has a WAN ethernet port, so you also have the option of connecting the R36 to your "wired" internet connection by connecting the WAN port of the R36 to a LAN port on your internet router/firewall.
- TECH SUPPORT FOR R36
The Alfa R36 connects to USB cable to any wifi USB adapter that uses the using the Realtek RTL8187L chipset, including Alfa AWUS036H. The R36 is easily configured to control the WiFi USB adapter to connect to a remote WiFi signal (infrastructure mode) and then will rebroadcast (repeat) that signal to your computer or tablet (AP mode). Please note that the RTL8187L chipset only supports 802.11b (11 megabit) and 802.11g (54 megabit) WiFi signals. It does not support 802.11n (150 megabit) signals. This is entirely adequate for most private consumer applications (email and web browsing).