TRENDnet announced its new TEW-680MB, the first to market 450Mbps dual-band wireless NHD media bridge. The new device is design to deliver highest wireless connection speeds available for up to four media center devices such as media players, gaming consoles, Internet televisions, and NVRs. It needs to be connected to a 450Mbps router, such as TRENDnet’s TEW-692GR, in order to maintain 450Mbps wireless speeds.
The TEW-680MB, with dual-band support, can connect over the common 2.4 GHz wireless network or over the low interference 5 GHz network. It has an WPS (WiFi Protected Setup) buttons so ut can connect to a router easily at the touch of a button. The media bridge provides four Gigabit Ethernet ports for connecting media devices. It is priced at $169.99.