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.
CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.
Homes with lots of devices will benefit from the Linksys EA8500's speedy Wi-Fi and storage performance, but those with modest needs should look for something cheaper.
The WRT1200AC is just way too expensive for a second-tier 802.11ac 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.
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.
The Linksys EA6400 is a good router, but for its current price, its Wi-Fi performance is rather disappointing.
CNET editor Dong Ngo explains how understanding the speedy Linksys EA8500 router's new Wi-Fi technology has a lot to do with ordering a cup of coffee. Hint: the larger is not always better!
CNET editor Dong Ngo shows off his skills in stacking things up with the retro WRT1200AC router from Linksys.
Plagued by issues, the Linksys EA6900 Smart WiFi Wireless AC Router AC1900 is only as good as a single-band router and hence not worth its premium price.
With stellar performance and support for the new HomePlug AV2 standard, the PLEK500 is an easy recommendation.