CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.
Attractive, affordable, and very fast, D-Link's PowerLine AV 500 Adapter Starter Kit DHP-501AV is one of the best available in its class.
Supporting Wireless-N and HomePlug AV, the D-Link DHP-1320 Wireless N PowerLine Router is an ideal router for a home network that favors flexibility over performance. Its lack of support for Gigabit Ethernet, dual-band wireless, and the 500Mbps power-line standard, however, makes it less suitable for those who need to share or stream a large amount of data.
Compact, good-looking, affordable, and fast, D-Link's PowerLine AV 500 4-Port Gigabit Switch DHP-540 makes a great device that extends your network both via traditional cables and electrical wiring.
The Dell 3110cn is a decent color laser that should satisfy casual home office users, but we think the Lexmark C530dn is an overall better product.
Though awash in features, the Xperia Tablet Z's $500 price is a decidedly bitter pill to swallow when a better, cheaper alternative exists for $100 less.
Dell's 1703FP offers a decent-size, quality LCD screen that pivots for a midrange price.
Nvidia's latest Tegra K1 processor lands in a Chromebook, with the promise of good performance, solid battery life and a decent price, too. We took a look at one.
Toshiba's basic Netbook doesn't break any new ground, but offers better battery life and a faster CPU than many in the same price range.
The Belkin PureAV switch delivers an easy and affordable way to add HDMI capacity to your home theater.
The iPhone 5S is not a required upgrade, but it's easily the fastest and most advanced Apple smartphone to date.