Zoom ADSL X6 5590 Wireless Modem Router - Screenshots

By Dave Mitchell



Our Score:


The Install Assistant sorts out initial configuration and allows you to set up port based QoS

Zoom's Auto-Detect feature had no problems identifying our BT broadband connection

Plenty of wireless security is on tap and the Mixed_Long setting is provided for legacy wireless


The advanced firewall settings allow different security policies to be applied to LAN, WAN and DMZ connections

The QoS functions are accessible from the web interface and could prove useful for VoIP and gaming applications

Overall Score


Scores In Detail

  • Value 7
  • Features 7


April 28, 2009, 1:53 pm

I bought this for the girlfriend's house, but gave up trying to use it in the end.

The whole network seemed to disappear periodically for around a couple of minutes at a time, whether the connected device was wired or wirelss,and for no explanation re-appeared.

Tony 17

July 9, 2009, 4:27 pm

Hi John,

If you experiance drop outs then firmware upgrades may be available via Zoom's website: http://www.zoom.com/techsup...

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