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Best wireless routers of 2014

CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.

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Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 Smart Wi-Fi Router (R7000)

The Netgear is expensive, but earns its $200 asking price with incredibly fast speeds and useful features.

By October 1, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating October 1, 2013
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Linksys EA4500 Media Stream N900 Smart Wi-Fi Router

Running Cisco Connect Cloud firmware, the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router EA4500 makes an excellent router for those who want a fast and advanced home network that's easily manageable from anywhere.

By July 3, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating July 3, 2012
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The DIR-880L might just be the best home Wi-Fi router D-Link has to offer

CNET editor Dong Ngo is totally serious when he says he likes this D-Link DIR-880L AC1900 Wi-Fi router.

By July 17, 2014

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Linksys AC3200 Tri-Band Smart Wi-Fi EA9200 router

Though it's easy to use and having an extra band can result in higher speeds, the Linksys EA9200 doesn't have enough to justify its over-the-top price tag.

By November 7, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 7, 2014
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Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi E8350 Router

Though not as innovative as it should be, the Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router E8350 is still a very good router thanks to its fast 5Ghz Wi-Fi performance and comparatively friendly pricing.

By October 15, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 15, 2014
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Netgear Nighthawk X4 AC2350 Smart Wi-Fi R7500 router

Despite its powerful hardware, the R7500 doesn't have the performance and features to justify its premium price tag.

By September 5, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating September 5, 2014
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Top five home routers for Wi-Fi Calling

CNET editor Dong Ngo explains how Wi-Fi calling works with the latest smartphones, including the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, and picks the top five routers that are best for this technology.

By September 18, 2014

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Skydog Web App and Smart Family Wi-Fi Router w/Cloud Service Subscription

Though feature-rich, the Skydog's hardware is too slow and limited to justify its high cost and ongoing subscription pricing.

By January 27, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating January 27, 2014

MSRP: $149.00

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D-Link Wi-Fi AC750 Portable Router and Charger (DIR-510L)

D-Link announces at CES 2014 the first 802.11ac-capable portable router that can also work as a juice pack, the $99 Wi-Fi AC750 Portable Router and Charger.

By January 7, 2014

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Amped Wireless RTA15 High Power Dual Band AC 700mW 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.

By August 23, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating August 23, 2013