CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.
With the latest firmware, the Linksys EA6500 makes a decent contender among the handful of its peers.
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The hefty price aside, the Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U is the most complete 802.11ac router to date, capable of satisfying all your home networking needs.
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.
The Linksys EA9200 is the second tri-band Wi-Fi router on the market, but it's very expensive at $300.
The Netgear is expensive, but earns its $200 asking price with incredibly fast speeds and useful features.
CNET editor Dong Ngo picks the bottom five 802.11ac-enabled Wi-Fi routers. These are the ones to avoid when choosing a home router.
The Linksys EA6300 and Linksys EA6400 routers, Linksys' first products to be announced since it moved from Cisco to Belkin, are true dual-band and support 802.11ac, the latest Wi-Fi standard.
For advanced and professional users, the Asus RT-AC68U Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router is worth every penny thanks to its stellar performance, solid build, and bounty of useful features.