On Tuesday, November 18, 2003, at 06:53 AM, Andy Kniveton wrote:

> Do you plan to make any 802.11g Squeezeboxes ?
> FYI if your network is 802.11g (54Mbps) and you connect up a 802.11b
> device the speed of the network will drop to 11Mbps.

It's not quite as bad as that, but yes, an all-g network is faster.

> I'd love a Squeezebox but the speed drop would probally prevent me
> going down that route and i'd have to go for an 802.11g bridge.

If you have an 802.11b access point, you could run it on a different
channel - this has the added benefit of not using any bandwidth on your
802.11g network, as long as they're at least 3 channel numbers apart.