Browse the top-ranked list of Compact Routers below along with associated reviews and opinions.
Love it...Great buy...Great compact wifi router!...I did have some issues with my network due to interference from the many networks in my area already set up, but Apple Support was very helpful in walking me through how to diagnosis that as the problem and change my settings to deal with it....This is a great product and got on sale during Black Friday.
Quickly connect your devices with this Apple® MC414LL/A AirPort Express base station that supports dual-band 802.11n Wi-Fi for optimal performance with reduced interruptions. The rear USB port enables simple wireless printing.
Love it...Works ok...The unit is compact and appealing....I went with the more expensive one, this one, bc it is better quality and will last me longer as well as support more electronics connected to my wireless internet.
Enjoy rapid downstream and upstream data with this ARRIS SURFboard SBG6700AC wireless gateway, which features up to 1600 Mbps throughput and front-panel LED lights for simple troubleshooting. The Wi-Fi pairing button makes it easy to connect.
Not bad...Worth it...Easy to use and compact...Since I have had the netgear installed it is very useful, I was kind of ify on getting it b4 (just because I had spent money on a new USB chord and it was just the whole spending money on one thing and not having it work with my computer just worries basically)....I was excited when I picked up this router for $50 on Black Friday.
Keep your Wi-Fi connection strong anywhere in the house with this NETGEAR router. Monitor your network with the NETGEAR genie app, keep track of your kids with parental controls, and use multiple devices simultaneously for downloading, gaming and more.
Its good...Love it...Nice compact router...You can also share Wi-Fi-enabled printers as well.) I am somewhat proficient in using routers and was able to set up WPA2 security, MAC address filtering and a hidden SSID without much problem using this router (all of which are good for helping keep your network secure)....The Black Friday price was very good!
Choose this NETGEAR router and receive high level wireless security, the ability to share photos, music and more, and a way to keep track of your kids’ activity online. Plus, with easy installation for tablets, smartphones and computers, you’ll be able to start enjoying Wi-Fi throughout your home right away.
It's ok...Good buy...Compact hi speed router...Both the 5Ghz and 2.4Ghz frequencies work well and have decent range despite the terrible placement within my home and even with four devices connected at the same time it holds up and I don't notice any drop in performance.
Enjoy fast downloads and more with this NETGEAR N600 C3700-100NAS dual-band wireless-N router, which delivers data transfer rates up to 300 Mbps + 300 Mbps for rapid performance. DLNA capability lets you stream media stored on compatible devices.
Love it...good unit...Compact little area space needed....I have 2 MacBooks connected to this thing it does a great job as not only a backup but as an external hard drive for pictures, videos, and other documents so that I can keep my mac clean and running as smooth as it was the day I bought it.
The all-new AirPort Time Capsule works with OS X to automatically and wirelessly back up everything on your Mac to its 2TB hard drive.1 And it doubles as a full-featured Wi-
Love it!...good job...I also like the stylish, compact design....I love the ease of use this product has, it's fast and easy setup is what attracted me to this station, and also that it actually is a great product I've noticed better wireless stability and stable speed since I started using AirPort Extreme.
The intelligent, easy-to-use AirPort Extreme Base Station with simultaneous dual-band support is the perfect wireless access point for home, school or office. It offers next-generation 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology and delivers high-performance wireless access for Mac computers, PCs and Wi-Fi devices such as iPhone®, iPad®, iPod® touch and Apple TV.
Must buy...5 Star....Visually, its a very compact, stylish unit....Pros: simple to set up; multiple points provide robust coverage for a space underserved by a single wifi point; WPA2-PSK encryption and built-in TPM; attractive and smells good :); independent controls for each point; decent length of power cord Cons: this system is meant to operate on its own for the most part - not the right product for those who want or need to tinker and configure; no web interface; solutions to problems can seem frustratingly out of reach; no usb port; only 1 availab
Enjoy a consistent connection to the web with this Google Wi-Fi setup. The single access point is ideal for use in smaller homes of less than 1,500 square feet, giving you the ability to connect your tablets, laptops or phones. This Google Wi-Fi system provides a reliable signal that can be shared by multiple devices at once.
Works ok...It's ok...it is very compact and fits anywhere...It's not going to support multiple streaming devices and/or gaming platforms without issue, but for two smartphones and a tablet on the wifi, plus a desktop computer hardwired, it hasn't shown any lag or connection issues yet.
Share, stream and access stored media across your network. This Belkin router provides steady and reliable Wi-Fi coverage, even while everyone in the house is online.
I love it...Best WIFI...It's compact and works very well....I highly recommend to split your connections between both bands, remember this is dual band router and will work best if not all the devices are running of the same band which is the awesome part of owning a dual band!...This router I purchased on a black Friday deal for a great price.
With a strong Wi-Fi connection and reduced buffering, this Linksys router lets your household enjoy uninterrupted entertainment, downloading and more. Plus, you can keep track of your kids’ online activity with Linksys Connect parental control.
Love it....Thank you...Great looking, sleek and compact....You have to have a device that supports the 802.11ac protocol to get the theoretical 1300 Mbps speeds (note: the max speed I ever saw while using it with an 802.11ac device was 800 Mbps -- still very amazing!).
Your Wi-Fi network is busy downloading files, streaming media, browsing websites and much more. This NETGEAR router expands your coverage, so everyone can be online at once, without slowdown, lag or disruptions.
Love it!!...But wow....Compact and Powerful...The WRT3200 ACM router is extremely fast as well as reliable, I currently have 32 devices connected to this router as well as 4 NAS Servers for streaming movies, and 4 Nest Security camera running in HD, this router has handled everything with no issues what so ever, the WRT3200 ACM is an upgrade from the WRT1900 ACS, I was hestitant to spend the money on the 3200 since the 1900 ACS was still relatively new, but have to admit, the upgrade was worth it.
Connect your external wireless devices to the internet with this Linksys dual-band router. Two 5Ghz bands support both high-end gaming and low-end applications without compromising speed, and remote management lets you make adjustments from any location. This Linksys dual-band router has a sleek design that integrates easily into most workspaces.
Good buy...The Best...Compact, full-featured modem/router/WAP...My Motorola Surfboard was outdated as we have so many devices that require an internet connection...decided to upgrade to the Nighthawk AC1900 and am extremely happy with the range and the signal strength running multiple devices simultaneously
With Wireless-AC speeds up to 1900 Mbps, this NETGEAR Nighthawk C7000-100NAS router helps you set up a reliable network. The DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem with download speeds up to 960 Mbps works with Comcast XFINITY and Time Warner Cable.
Love it!...love it...The unit is elegant, clean, and compact....All in all it is easy to set up for a magical black box and, although, sometimes I feel like it is sucking my energy, like those nefarious creatures from the negaverse, I've enjoyed using it.
This NETGEAR AC1600 C6250-100NAS router features dual-band Wireless-AC speeds up to 1600 Mbps for rapid streaming and reliable coverage. The CableLabs certified DOCSIS 3.0 modem works with Comcast XFINITY and other providers.
Works OK...Liked it...Nice compact unit...Purchasing this new router has solved my problem - I was experiencing problem with losing internet connection every day - now I haven't lost my connection since installing the new router - took the Best Buy employee's suggestion to upgrade to the AC1200 and not get the lower end model - am happy with my decision
Linksys EA6350-4A AC1200+ Dual-Band Smart Router: This router offers wireless speeds of up to 867Mbps so it can handle demanding tasks like video streaming and online gaming. The USB 3.0 port lets you connect a USB storage device and share files across your network.