Networking

Linksys WRT1200AC Dual Band Gigabit Wi-Fi Router
REVIEW

Linksys WRT1200AC Dual Band Gigabit Wi-Fi Router

The WRT1200AC is just way too expensive for a second-tier 802.11ac router.

3 stars Editors' rating on April 30, 2015
Comtrend PG-9172 G.hn Powerline Adapter
REVIEW

Comtrend PG-9172 G.hn Powerline Adapter

The Comtrend PG-9172 G.hn Powerline Adapter has near-Gigabit performance but the suggested price is too high for what it has to offer.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 11, 2015

MSRP: $69.99

D-Link AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi DIR-890L/R Router
REVIEW

D-Link AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi DIR-890L/R Router

Unless you love the radical design, the D-Link DIR-890L/R doesn't have enough to justify its hefty cost.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 10, 2015
Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router
REVIEW

Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router

Though not as innovative as it should be, the Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router E8350 is still a very good router thanks to its fast 5Ghz Wi-Fi performance and comparatively friendly pricing.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on October 15, 2014
T-Mobile Personal CellSpot
REVIEW

T-Mobile Personal CellSpot

The Personal CellSpot is an all-around excellent home Wi-Fi router with no monthly fees that also works very well with Wi-Fi calling.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 17, 2014
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote

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NetGear Nighthawk X4 AC2350 Smart WiFi R7500 Router
REVIEW

NetGear Nighthawk X4 AC2350 Smart WiFi R7500 Router

Despite its powerful hardware, the R7500 doesn't have the performance and features to justify its premium price tag.

3 stars Editors' rating on September 5, 2014
3.8 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Totolink A2004NS AC1200 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router
REVIEW

Totolink A2004NS AC1200 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router

So long as you're not a networking newbie, the Totolink A2004NS AC1200 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router is a good deal for those living in a small or medium home.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 6, 2014
Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U Dual-band Wireless Gigabit Router
REVIEW

Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U Dual-band Wireless Gigabit Router

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.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on August 1, 2014
4.3 stars User rating out of 4 votes
NetGear R8000 Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Tri-Band Gigabit Wireless Router
REVIEW

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.

3 stars Editors' rating on July 23, 2014
D-Link DIR-880L AC1900 Wireless Router
REVIEW

D-Link DIR-880L AC1900 Wireless Router

Despite a few minor shortcomings, the DIR-880L is still one of the best 802.11ac routers on the market.

4 stars Editors' rating on July 17, 2014