Sitecom releases gaming router

The Sitecom WL-308 Wireless 300N XR Gigabit Gambling Router is being brought to the region by Al Otaiba Communications, to cater to the growing market for games in the region.

The 802.11n draft 2.0 router is optimized for games & other high performance tasks like VoIP & streaming HD content, with features to reduce lag & provide low latency. The router makes use of Sitecom’s StreamEngine know-how, which automatically recognizes application patterns in the datastream & allocates priority to those applications which need the best performance for optimal use of the available bandwidth.

The router is also able to wireless operation, with two 3dBi detachable antennas, for speeds up to 300 Mbps, & wired networks, with a built in 5 Port Full-Duplex 10/100/1000 switch, for speeds up to 100 Mbit.

Khalaf bin Saif Al Otaiba, CEO of Al Otaiba Communications said: “As the tagline mentions, the router is targeted at hardcore game enthusiasts & net fanatics who ‘Never Make Concessions’ & combines an evolution in networking with an innovative & appealing design. With recent reports stating that the Middle East has the world’s quickest growth in web use & with the number of serious game enthusiasts in this region growing exponentially, they think that this product will take the market by storm.”