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Author Topic: which revision is better ?  (Read 1744 times)

leorot

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which revision is better ?
« on: November 30, 2013, 04:23:28 PM »

hello,

I am planning to buy a dir 655. I have 2 models to choose from: h/w a5 and h/w b1. which one should I choose and why ? thank you in advance for your help.
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Re: which revision is better ?
« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2013, 07:49:25 AM »

Welcome!

Both are good however Rev A does not support or will not ever support IPv6 networking. Rev B does. that's about the only major differences.

Good Luck.
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Re: which revision is better ?
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2013, 07:56:16 AM »

From what i\ve read on some forums, rev a had a better hardware than rev b. That user said that rev a has a mercedes engine inside, and rev b has a kia engine inside. Is that true ?
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Re: which revision is better ?
« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2013, 07:59:03 AM »

I've never had a Rev A however my Rev B works very well when I have it connected.
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