Question on WRT310N mixed network use

How well does the WRT310N work in a mixed use network? I am considering switching to this router as my current router(Nextgear Rangemax) will only work consistently if run at G speeds, not exactly what I was looking for when I spent the money for a fast wireless network. Will the WRT310N let my desktop maintain N connection speeds if one of the laptops in the house connects at G speeds? I really don't want to spend more money expirementing as this will be my third router that I have tried.

Ok...let me try to explain this another way. I have one computer wired to the router, my desktop in the basement using an N card, and a laptop someplace else in the housewith a G adapter. If set to run at N speeds, the router will drop to 1mbps if a G computer logs onto the network. If a computer with a non-Netgear adapter logs onto the network, it drops in speed as well. So my question is as follows, how does the WRT310N work in a mixed use network? I do understand that you need an N adapter to get N speeds with a N router.

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