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Best wireless routers

CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.

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Asus RT-AC68U Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router

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.

September 26, 2013

4.5 stars Editors' rating September 26, 2013
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Skydog Web App and Smart Family Wi-Fi Router w/Cloud Service Subscription

Though feature-rich, the Skydog's hardware is too slow and limited to justify its high cost and ongoing subscription pricing.

January 27, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating January 27, 2014

MSRP: $149.00

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The Netgear R8000 Nighthawk X6 Wi-Fi router is a big investment with mostly disappointing returns.

CNET editor Dong Ngo finds the Netgear R8000 Nighthawk X6 Wi-Fi router a hefty investment that doesn't return much, yet he gets one anyway.

By July 23, 2014

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Linksys EA6900 Smart WiFi Wireless AC Router AC1900

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.

October 30, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating October 30, 2013
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Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 Smart Wi-Fi Router (R7000)

The Netgear is expensive, but earns its $200 asking price with incredibly fast speeds and useful features.

October 1, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating October 1, 2013
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Trendnet TEW-818DRU Dual Band Wireless Router

With top performance and friendly pricing, the Trendnet TEW-818DRU is a excellent choice for those wanting a robust home network.

March 19, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating March 19, 2014
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Linksys EA6400 Smart Wi-Fi router

The Linksys EA6400 is a good router, but for its current price, its Wi-Fi performance is rather disappointing.

July 12, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 12, 2013
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Netgear R8000 Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Tri-Band Gigabit Wireless Router

Even when it's working well, the Netgear R8000 Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Tri-Band Gigabit Wireless Router has nothing to justify its expensive price tag.

July 23, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating July 23, 2014

MSRP: $299.99

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Netgear R6100 WiFi Router

The lack of Gigabit Ethernet in many ways cancels out the Netgear R6100's support for the fast 802.11ac standard and makes it just an average Wi-Fi router.

September 16, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating September 16, 2013
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Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station

Home users, especially Apple fans who own 802.11ac-enabled devices, will love the new AirPort Extreme for its all-new elegant design, ease of use, and great performance; advanced users should look elsewhere for more features and customization.

June 20, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating June 20, 2013