CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.
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.
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.
You plug it into a wall socket within the range of an existing Wi-Fi network to help extend its range.
The Netgear X6100's awkward design and frustrating performance make it suitable only for casual networking tasks.
Despite a few minor shortcomings, the DIR-880L is still one of the best 802.11ac routers on the market.
The BT Home Hub 4 is a dual-band router that connects with 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi at the same time.
Unless you live in a very small home and need a color router to match, skip D-Link's latest DIR-818LW in favor of more powerful options.
Amped Wireless will showcase its latest high-power Wi-Fi devices at CES 2014, including the RTA30 router and the REA33 Range Extender, both offering a combined Wi-Fi speed of up to 1900Mbps on both 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz frequency bands.
With great safety features and an affordable price tag GE looks to bring their new WiFi enabled oven to the masses.
A free software upgrade finally allows Sonos streaming music systems to connect directly to home Wi-Fi networks.