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TP-Link TL-WR841N Wireless N Router

Considering its insanely cheap price, the TP-Link TL-WR841N is a great buy for a small home with modest Wi-Fi needs.

By October 14, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 14, 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.


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

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

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

Why 5G will be the superfast Swiss Army knife of wireless networks

Hans Vestberg, CEO of telecom equipment vendor Ericsson, sees the next decade's 5G networks being smart enough to know what kind of device is using it, and why.

By October 26, 2015


Linksys WRT1900ACS Dual-Band Gigabit Wi-Fi Router

Though pricey, the WRT1900ACS' long range and rapid Wi-Fi will deliver fast Internet to places in your home that other routers might struggle to reach.

By October 7, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating October 7, 2015

South Korean telco proclaims it will be world's first 5G network operator

SK Telecom opens a fifth-generation mobile network research facility in South Korea, where it claimed it would be the first operator of a 5G service.

By October 30, 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


For Verizon, network quality means growth keeps chugging along

The company added 1.3 million net new customers in the third quarter as it continues to tout its network superiority. Much of its growth stems from subscribers picking up tablets.

By October 20, 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