Questions, advice and recommendations about which hardware to buy, performance, hardware-dependent functionality, hacking/modding of the devices etc.
Which hardware to chose for OpenWrt?
- First see Table of Hardware: Ideal for OpenWrt; if you are undecided...
- see https://openwrt.ifw.cn/faq/which_router_should_i_buy
- ...then ask in this forum category for advice regarding your specific usecase.
- Make sure to clearly describe your expectations in regards to RAM/Flash, LAN/Wifi speed, USB and other ports, and last but not least, how much you are willing to pay for your new hardware.
- Hardware-dependent functionality: Multi-Processor, PLC, ...
- Hardware hacking/modding: Adding more flash, a USB port, relays for switching high voltage/current, and other useful stuff. Ask questions or present your hardware hacking project.