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First Look: IOGear Tops Gefen in Wireless USB

At a Glance

A high price and slow transfers overshadow this device's ease of use.

Price when rated: $359.00

Pros

  • Easy setup
  • Connects USB devices over fairly long distance

Cons

  • Slow data transfers
  • Subject to Wi-Fi interference
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At a Glance

Makes use of new--and potentially very useful--technology.

Pros

  • Superfast short-range wireless transfers
  • Moderate price

Cons

  • Complicated setup
  • No Vista support when shipped
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