Supported routers - November 2017

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Supported routers - November 2017

Postby ispyisail » Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:10 am

Hi all

Wiki updated
https://www.gargoyle-router.com/wiki/do ... ed_routers

My personal recommendations (subject to change)

Atheros AR71XX - Budget
GL.iNet AR150

Marvell Armada XP/370 - Top of the line
Linksys WRT1200AC v1 (Caiman)
Linksys WRT1200AC v1 (Mamba)
Linksys WRT1200AC v2 (Cobra)
Linksys WRT1900ACS v1 (Shelby)
Linksys WRT1900ACS v2 (Shelby)
Linksys WRT3200ACM v1 (Rango)

I used to recommend the TP-Link Archer C7 but TP-link have made flashing difficult.

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Re: Supported routers - November 2017

Postby d3fz » Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:46 am

Another well-elaborated and really useful guide/tutorial, thanks ispyisail.

I would still recommend the Archer C7 v2 for the price and hardware, as it's really not that hard to circumvent the firmware lock, even for the not so "tech-savvy" person. There's a lot of easy guides that can be found here in the forums. Although, an "official" flash tutorial for the Archer C7 v2 would be GREAT.
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TP-Link Archer C7 v2 - Gargoyle 1.10.X
TP-Link WR842ND v2 - Gargoyle 1.10.X
TP-Link RE450 AC v2 - Stock FW 1.0.4
TP-Link WA850RE v1.2 - LEDE 17.01.1

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Re: Supported routers - November 2017

Postby rfdude » Wed Nov 22, 2017 9:05 am

This is all great work and I've been using Gargoyle for years. Thank you! Wondering if there is a device in the "best supported router - No WiFi" category? This is to get the fastest possible throughput with Gargoyle functions while segregating the delivery options... GigE, distributed access points, mesh, etc.
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Re: Supported routers - November 2017

Postby ispyisail » Wed Nov 22, 2017 1:49 pm

@rfdude

What is the main point of your post?

Gargoyle does have limitations

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Re: Supported routers - November 2017

Postby mgoo » Fri Jan 12, 2018 2:23 pm

A note for a small editing session, in the Supported routers list, Netgear routers, the entries for WNDRMAC and WNDRMACv2, the numbers/values for ram and flash sizes should be swapped.

rgds

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