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Amped Wireless RTA2600 Athena Wi-Fi router

The RTA2600 is a solid router that excels with multiple connected devices, but its competitors are faster and less expensive.

By August 30, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating August 30, 2015
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Best wireless routers of 2015

The top routers that support the new 802.11ac standard on the market. Since there are not many of them, all of those on this list are the best of their kind.


Buffalo AirStation Extreme AC1900 DD-WRT NXT Wireless Router

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.

By June 18, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating June 18, 2015

Facebook's Zuckerberg eager for virtual reality but sees a slow uptake

Speaking at a conference in San Francisco, the social-networking giant's CEO says VR will eventually become a normal part of life, in the same way mobile devices have.

By October 7, 2015


Asus RT-AC3200 Tri-Band Wireless Gigabit Router

Only those who do a lot of local intensive tasks via Wi-Fi, or who can appreciate the Asus RT-AC3200's excellent feature set, will find this router worth the investment.

By February 15, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating February 15, 2015

The Amped Wireless RTA2600 could use a price cut

You can save some money by avoiding the Amped Wireless RAT2600 MU-MIMO router right now, but maybe buying it later. CNET editor Dong Ngo explains how.

By August 25, 2015


Google's new Nexus phones will work on its Project Fi network

The Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P can be used on the tech giant's experimental Wi-Fi network, giving consumers a few more choices in compatible devices.

By September 29, 2015


CNET Smart Home: in pursuit of the perfect Wi-Fi network

If you want to build a smart home capable of testing anything, you're going to need a strong, reliable Wi-Fi signal. Here's how we got ours up and running at CNET's brand new Smart Home.

By September 16, 2015


Linksys WRT1900AC Wireless Router

If you can afford the hefty price tag, the Linksys WRT1900AC Wi-Fi router is easily one of the best home routers on the market.

By April 16, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating April 16, 2014

Europe inks deal with China to develop 5G mobile networks

The goal is to roll out high-speed 5G networks capable of 20 gigabytes per second by 2020. But is that realistic?

By September 28, 2015


US carrier to be first to field-test crazy-fast 5G wireless

Verizon expects "some level of commercial deployment" to begin in 2017 for next-generation wireless. That's much earlier than the common industry belief that 2020 will mark the start.

By September 8, 2015