How to Install Open Source Firmware on NETGEAR WNDR3800

There are some great third party open source firmware available for the Netgear WNDR3800.

There is an OpenWR, a  DD-WRT and a Tomato firmware available for NETGEAR's WNDR3800 router.

The different firmware can be downloaded from links below:

How to Install Third Party Firmware on NETGEAR WNR3500Lv2 With A Serial Cable on Linux

Depending on your situation with your WNR3500Lv2, it may be helpful (or necessary) to install third party firmware using a direct connection, utilizing a serial cable. This tutorial may also be used to recover your router from a bad flash, or to install a new firmware if you are somehow unable to log in over the network. Here's what you'll need:

How to Install Third Party Firmware on NETGEAR WNR3500Lv2

One of the best things about the new NETGEAR WNR3500Lv2 router is the ability to install third party open source firmware. Even though the WNR3500Lv2 is very new as of the writing of this article, there are already several builds available in our downloads section--with more on the way.

How to Install Tomato Firmware on NETGEAR WNR3500Lv2

For those who have their hands on the newest of NETGEAR's open platform routers, the WNR3500Lv2, you're in for a treat--Tomato firmware guru Shibby has already put together a full-featured build to enjoy, that expands upon builds already available for the original WNR3500L.

Quick Review and Specifications of NETGEAR WNR3500Lv2 Gigabit Open Source Router

The NETGEAR N300 Wireless Gigabit Router is ideal for both professional and personal Internet use, providing Gigabit for ultra-fastwired connections and Wireless-N for better wireless speed and range. Storage for downloads is easy with ReadySHARE™ for shared access to a USB storage device.

NETGEAR WNDR4700 Media Storage Router Feature Review

The NETGEAR Media Storage Router combines the best-in-class N900 WiFi router with data and media storage functionality. Delivering 450 + 450 WiFi speed and ultimate range, it is the ideal backup and storage solution for devices like notebooks, iPads, tablets, smart phones, PCs, and Macs. Easily connect these devices, store and backup your media, and share it across all Internet enabled devices with incredible speed.

NETGEAR Unveils Smart Network Cloud Application Platform For Its Consumer Products

Aaahhh... CES. The mecca of gadget geeks, networking aficionados and technology freaks worldwide. Every year, NETGEAR announces exciting new products in the networking field, and 2012 is no exception.

This time, though, it's a bit bigger than a new router or extender--it's a promising new ecosystem of cloud applications called the "Smart Network."

NETGEAR WNDR4500 (N900) Wireless-N Dual Band Router Review

Are you the type that always goes for the best? The hypothetical GT Turbo, all chromed out model of virtually any product you buy, because nothing less will do? Then the WNDR4500 is probably a good choice, being that it's being heralded as one of the fastest consumer routers available. Indeed, Maximum PC declares it "the fastest router we've ever tested."

How to Install OpenWRT on NETGEAR WNDR3800 Open Platform Router

If you're one of the first people on the block to get your hands on the shiny new WNDR3800, I'm happy to report that installing the OpenWRT beta is simple, and it works extremely well for an early build.

NETGEAR N600 (WNDR3800) Dual Band Open Platform Router Review

Some routers, like the WNR3500L, are very "hackable." However, what about the "rest of us?"

What if you're looking for a powerful router that can handle all the Internet accessing, videogame playing, and movie streaming you throw at it--and that is easy to use--plus being built on an open platform for DD-WRT, OpenWRT, and Tomato?

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