Range is amazing but speeds for whatever reason are not. I narrowed part of the speed problem down to heat, but can't figure out the rest. You can really only use this to check email and stuff, you won't be torrenting at high speeds.
I dropped my routers power output to 1mw and from 10ft away I could play youtube vides at low resolution.
I plan to run more tests next week once I get some time. check my post in the earleir thread of some inital tests.
BTW it was plug and play for win8 pro.