CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.
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.
Cisco announces the EA Series of routers that are cloud- and app-enabled, promising to significantly enrich what consumers can do with their home networks.
Cisco announces today the availability of the Cisco Connect Cloud platform for its Linksys EA series routers (the Linksys E4200v2 included), a new 802.11ac router, and the Linksys Developer Community for those interested in developing apps for its Smart Wi-Fi routers.
The Smart Wi-Fi Router AC 1750 HD Video Pro, the latest in Linksys' Smart Wi-Fi lineup, supports the 802.11ac standard and much more.
CNET editor Dong Ngo picks his top five true dual-band Wi-Fi routers that also offer excellent network storage features, either via their internal storage or when coupled with an external hard drive.
CNET editor Dong Ngo picks his latest favorites among networking products.
The Trendnet TEW-812DRU is the most affordable 802.11ac-enabled router on the market, and it offers excellent performance.
With the latest firmware, the Linksys EA6500 makes a decent contender among the handful of its peers.
Though feature-rich, the Skydog's hardware is too slow and limited to justify its high cost and ongoing subscription pricing.
The D-Link DIR-868L delivers as an advanced 802.11ac-enabled home router despite its underwhelming mobile apps and usage inflexibility.