The Lexus of wireless routers
Asus RT-AC88U Router
Why we chose it: The Asus RT-AC88U is the dual-band router with by far the most to offer. With 8 Gigabit LAN ports, excellent Wi-Fi performance and a tons of features, this is great router for anyone, including gamers, those with a large home or run a small office.
An excellent router for those with fast home Internet
Linksys WRT1900ACS Dual-Band Gigabit Wi-Fi Router
Why we chose it: The Linksys WRT1900ACS is the best router from Linksys to date. The router is easy to use and comes with a mobile app for you to conveniently manage your home network when out and about.
Feature-rich but still too expensive
Asus RT-AC3200 Tri-Band Wireless Gigabit Router
Why we chose it: The RT-AC3200 is an excellent router for homes with lots of 5Ghz Wi-Fi clients, thanks to its two 5Ghz bands. On top of that it has excellent performance and lots of features.
A solid network and storage powerhouse
Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 Smart Wi-Fi Router (R7000)
Why we chose it: All things considered, the R7000 is the best router from Netgear to date. The router has long range, fast Wi-Fi speed and can also dub as a viable network storage solution when coupled with an external hard drive.
Best 802.11n router.
Asus RT-N66U Dark Knight Double 450Mbps N Router
Why we chose it: The Asus RT-N66U is not a latest router on the market, and only supports the older 802.11n Wi-Fi standard. But for those with modest needs, this is an excellent router to share the Internet at home while keeping your home network secure.