D-Link DIR-879 AC1900 EXO Wi-Fi Router
Though not perfect, the DIR-879 is a well-performing router that fits most homes' needs and budget.
Arris SURFboard SBR-AC3200P Wi-Fi Router
The SBR-AC3200P, when coupled with the SBX-AC1200 power line Wi-Fi extender, is a sure way to cover your residential home with Wi-Fi, if you can stomach their combined high cost.
The RT1900ac is an excellent router by itself and a stellar one for those wanting to try out the world of network storage.
Nighthawk X4S AC2600 Smart WiFi Router
If you need a powerful Wi-Fi solution for a large home, the X4S is a great choice.
The Asus RT-AC3100 is essentially a stripped-down version of the RT-AC88U. It has only four LAN ports compared with eight on its big brother.
Asus RT-AC88U Router
You'll pay a lot for the Asus RT-AC88U, but it has everything you'd want in a router. If you have the money, this is the router to get.
D-Link DIR-885L/R AC3150 Ultra Wi-Fi Router
D-Link announces the availability of the DIR-885L/R which intends to be its answer to Asus' RT-AC88U. The new router boasts radical design and advanced features for the cost of $280.
Google Asus OnHub
The new Google Asus OnHub is a reliable, fun-to-use router that's grossly overpriced for its limited in functionality.
Netgear R8500 Nighthawk X8 AC5300 Smart WiFi Router
Only savvy users with a high-end server in their network should consider the Netgear R8500; for everyone else, there are many other router options that deliver as good or better performance for less.
TP-Link TL-WR841N Wireless N Router
Considering its insanely cheap price, the TP-Link TL-WR841N is a great buy for a small home with modest Wi-Fi needs.