Networking

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
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
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
Linksys WRT1900AC Wireless Router
REVIEW

Linksys WRT1900AC Wireless Router

If you can afford the hefty price tag, the Linksys WRT1900AC Wi-Fi router is easily one of the best home routers on the market.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 16, 2014
3 stars User rating out of 16 votes
ZTE MF60 Global Mobile Hotspot
REVIEW

ZTE MF60 Global Mobile Hotspot

Telecom Square's Global Hotspot is a dependable and convenient way to access the Internet while traveling, but you'll need to be a heavy data user to make the service economical.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on October 3, 2013
Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 Smart Wi-Fi Router
REVIEW

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.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 1, 2013
3 stars User rating out of 16 votes
Netgear Zing
REVIEW

Netgear Zing ( Sprint)

The Zing is a robust and capable mobile cellular router, but make sure you're happy with Sprint's 4G LTE coverage first before getting it.

4 stars Editors' rating on July 29, 2013
3.3 stars User rating out of 2 votes

Available direct from Sprint.

Sprint MiFi 500 LTE by Novatel Wireless
REVIEW

Sprint MiFi 500 LTE by Novatel Wireless

The Sprint MiFi 500 LTE by Novatel Wireless will get the job done, but only for casual mobile users who live or travel within Sprint's 4G LTE coverage.

3 stars Editors' rating on July 19, 2013
4 stars User rating out of 1 vote

MSRP: $49.99

WD My Net AC1300 HD
REVIEW

WD My Net AC1300 HD

The Western Digital My Net AC13900 HD is a good router but not good enough for it to stand out among the crowd of a handful 802.11ac networking devices on the market.

3 stars Editors' rating on November 29, 2012
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
TP-Link 150Mbps Wireless-N Nano Router
REVIEW

TP-Link 150Mbps Wireless-N Nano Router

Tiny and affordable, the TP-Link 150Mbps Wireless N Nano Router makes a great companion for mobile users needing to share their hotel room's Internet with wireless clients.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on September 21, 2012
2.8 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Verizon Wireless Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot 890L
REVIEW

Verizon Wireless Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot 890L

The Verizon Wireless Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot 890L is one of the best choices for travelers who can afford Verizon's limited and expensive data plans.

4 stars Editors' rating on June 5, 2012
0 stars User rating out of 4 votes

MSRP: $249.99

Sierra Wireless 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot
REVIEW

Sierra Wireless 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot ( Sprint)

The Sierra Wireless 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot offers another very good option for those who need fast Internet connection on the go to share within a small group. Those traveling within Sprint's WiMax coverage would likely find it an excellent product.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on June 1, 2012

MSRP: $249.99

EnGenius ESR300H High Power 300Mbps Wireless N Router
REVIEW

EnGenius ESR300H High Power 300Mbps Wireless N Router

The EnGenius ESR300H High Power 300Mbps Wireless N Router is cheap, and you get what you pay for.

2.5 stars Editors' rating on January 19, 2012
1 star User rating out of 3 votes

MSRP: $44.99

T-Mobile Sonic 4G Mobile HotSpot
REVIEW

T-Mobile Sonic 4G Mobile HotSpot

Well-designed and reliable, the T-Mobile Sonic 4G Mobile HotSpot makes a very good travel companion.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on November 1, 2011
1 star User rating out of 2 votes

T-Mobile - $99.99

Belkin N750 DB Wireless Dual-Band N+ Router
REVIEW

Belkin N750 DB Wireless Dual-Band N+ Router

The Belkin N750 DB Wireless Dual-Band N+ router is arguably the most affordable 450Mbps true dual-band router on the market and, while far from perfect, it's likely to deliver more than what you pay for.

3 stars Editors' rating on July 11, 2011
2.4 stars User rating out of 7 votes
Belkin F7D8301 Play N600 HD Wireless Dual-Band N+ Router
REVIEW

Belkin F7D8301 Play N600 HD Wireless Dual-Band N+ Router

With a few major shortcomings, the Belkin F7D8301 Play N600 HD Wireless Dual-Band N+ Router is only a good buy for non-Mac owners who intend to use the 5GHz band for their primary network.

3 stars Editors' rating on March 24, 2011
0 stars User rating out of 4 votes
NetGear Powerline Av 200 Wireless-N Extender Kit XAVNB2001
REVIEW

NetGear Powerline Av 200 Wireless-N Extender Kit XAVNB2001

The Netgear Powerline Av 200 Wireless-N Extender Kit XAVNB2001 extends both your wired and wireless networks to the far corners of the house, making it an excellent product for any large property. Get ready to fiddle a little with the setup process in some cases, as its included instructions aren't clear.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 17, 2010
4 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Verizon Wireless Fivespot
REVIEW

Verizon Wireless Fivespot

If you travel a lot, both internationally and domestically, and can afford the data plan, the Verizon Wireless Fivespot global-ready 3G mobile hot spot is a great device for mobile Internet access.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on October 21, 2010
2.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote

MSRP: $99.99

Asante Smart HotSpot Wireless N Router AWRT-550N
REVIEW

Asante Smart HotSpot Wireless N Router AWRT-550N

The Asante Smart HotSpot Wireless N Router AWRT-550N could make a good investment for a public wireless hot-spot, but its log-in security is overkill for home or office use.

3 stars Editors' rating on June 14, 2010

Pricing not available

Trendnet TEW-673GRU
REVIEW

Trendnet TEW-673GRU

The Trendnet TEW-673GRU is a fast and full featured high-end wireless router, but its USB-related features might fall short of your expectations.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on June 7, 2010

MSRP: $149.99