Best N900 routersUpdated April 18, 2014 1:28 PM PDT
N900 wireless routers are true dual-band routers that simultaneously offer the three-stream setup of the 802.11n Wi-Fi standard, which caps at 450Mbps, on each of its two 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz bands. The term N900 basically means "Wireless-N with the combined Wi-Fi speed cap of 900Mbps." In order to have 450Mbps Wi-Fi connections, you'll also need Wi-Fi clients that support this three-stream wireless-N standard. Following are the top routers of this type on the market.
Linksys EA4500 Media Stream N900 Smart Wi-Fi Router
Running Cisco Connect Cloud firmware, the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router EA4500 makes an excellent router for those who want a fast and advanced home network that's easily manageable from anywhere.
Netgear WNDR4500 N900 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router
The Netgear WNDR4500 N900 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router makes a very good investment for those who want to get the most out of a wireless network, especially when they have clients that support the 5GHz band.
Cisco Linksys E4200 v2 Maximum Performance Dual-Band N900 router
The Linksys E4200 v2 makes a great upgrade to the original version and an excellent investment for those who need a fast, feature-rich, advanced, yet easy-to-use router for the home or even a small business.