The AirStation AC 1750 DD-WRT Router is an excellent choice for savvy users who want deep levels of customization.
If you're looking to upgrade your existing cable-Internet-based home network, or start anew, the Motorola SBG6782-AC is currently the most complete and advanced all-in-one modem-router combo you can get. Non-cable users need not apply.
Plagued by issues, the Linksys EA6900 Smart WiFi Wireless AC Router AC1900 is only as good as a single-band router and hence not worth its premium price.
Despite the novelty of 802.11ac support, the Belkin AC 1200 is a mundane, though decent, Wi-Fi router.
The Amped Wireless RTA15 is a decent Wi-Fi router, but better firmware is needed for it to live up to its high cost and our expectation.
Homes with lots of devices will benefit from the Linksys EA8500's speedy Wi-Fi and storage performance, but those with modest needs should look for something cheaper.
Even with CNET editor Dong Ngo's appealing touch (really appealing, in fact!), the good-looking Buffalo AC1900 router still doesn't have enough to justify its high price.
Synology's first home router gives you incredible control over your network thanks to its detailed yet user-friendly interface.
The Buffalo WXR-1900DHPD router is too expensive for what it has to offer. Skip it and pick one of many better options out there.
Wrestling with a not-so-friendly user interface for your router might be a thing of the past with the Synology RT1900ac.
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