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59% of broadband users on wireless network

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Linksys, manufacturer of voice, wireless, and networking hardware for home and Small Office/Home Office (SOHO), today announced the results from its Connected Life Consumer Trends Survey carried out by YouGov. Click here for information about wireless mobile networks.

The survey was conducted to show the current state of wireless home networking in the UK.

Most of our devices use a wireless network

Online consumers certainly like their home gadgets, with 96% of the respondents surveyed reporting that they have a PC/laptop at home, 69% a digital music player, 57% a DVR/PVR or hard disk recorder, 53% a games console and 15% a digital photoframe.

With an increasing amount of devices and gadgets now available for the home, from TV to film, music, gaming and photographs there is something for everyone’s entertainment and working needs. View advantages of wireless networks.

Some of those surveyed are already making the most out of their gadgets to release the full potential of a wireless connected home.

By connecting their home gadgets together over the home network, consumers can surf the web, watch high definition video, listen to streaming music, share files, make Internet phone calls, and play online games entirely wirelessly in any room.

The survey revealed that people are already beginning to dispense with unnecessary cabling.

59% of UK residents surveyed, with a broadband internet connection at home, reported that they already have a wireless network. Find out about transmission.

Of respondents who expressed a desire to access their personal content throughout or away from the home, 37% reported that lack of technical knowledge was preventing them from doing so, along with concerns over cost (25%), and the anticipated set up time involved (24%). Check out the latest news.

The rapid growth in broadband access, together with developments in wireless technology is providing even more choice but increasingly consumers are often left confused.

Professional wireless solutions

Wireless is most often used at home, but as technology advances, companies are hiring professionals to provide them with wireless solutions to increase the efficiency of their business. This is most suitable for companies that travel, various locations and share files regularly. Find out about wireless solutions.