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- Model: SBG6700AC
- SKU: 9584145
Good ....It's ok...Very fast connection and compact in size...I got this router because Spectrum wanted to give me a free router, but charge me $5 a month for wifi...it doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that in 15 months this router pays for itself.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.
- Model: WNDR3400-100NAS
- SKU: 1208844
I like...4 Stars...Compact and to the point...Unless you are in the same unusual situation that I'm in with the house literally causing range and connectivity issues, this seems to be a quality router and the specs were better than a router advertised at nearly double the price which had won an award for 2012 router of the year from some PC Magazine.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.
- Model: C3700-100NAS
- SKU: 3707003
I love...Love it...Compact / Fast Restart...I love that it takes up very little space, but due to not having external antennas, it goes out a lot if being used for wifi access for smartphones, but is fine with being used for laptops and computers if you don't mind a few delays and even though it's a dual- band wireless-n router with built in cable modem, it's difficult to get the secondary band to function and wouldn't recommend it for large homes but it's rather more suitable for apts.The NETGEAR N600 WiFi DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem Router with N600 simultaneous dual band WiFi router and integrated DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem, provides 8x faster download speeds, up to 340 Mbps. It's CableLabs DOCSIS 3.0 Certified to work with U.S. cable Internet providers.
- Model: NLS-1304-25 1-PACK
- SKU: 5706129
Love it...It's OK...Nice and compact....I purchased the Google mesh WiFi home system a little over a month ago, and I purchased it to go along with my Ring Pro doorbell, because something they don't tell you about the Ring doorbell is that it needs a substantial amount of WiFi in order to work properly, so I had to purchase an additional single satellite and put it on the back side of the wall where my ring Pro doorbell is located in order to get a better wifi connection to the doorbell.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.
- Model: NLS-1304-25 3-PACK
- SKU: 5706130
5 Star....5 stars...Nice and compact....Now the asus router is quite fantastic for a stand alone router, but when you have multiple 4k streams of Netflix happening at the same time as well as multiple smartphones/tablets, laptops/wireless desktops, and other various electronics connected all at once a single high powered router just can't cut it.Create a reliable internet connection throughout your home with this Google Wi-Fi system. The convenient package of three connectivity points effortlessly covers even large homes up to 4,500 square feet. This Google Wi-Fi system eliminates uneven bandwidth usage among multiple devices, including cellphones and tablets, for an unimpeded connection that doesn't lag behind.
- Model: ME177LL/A
- SKU: 4854497
Love it...It's ok...Compact and easy to set-up....This is a Great back up for your computer while doubling as a wifi router....2 TB's of back up that backs up as you work...totally hassle free...and the wifi router has awesome range all in a cool looking small footprint...would definitely recommendThe 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-
- Model: ME918LL/A
- SKU: 6943097
My Fav...Not Bad...Compact and easy to set up....While it does not have the same range as some of the latest AC routers on the market, the ease of use and configuration of this router definitely makes it a worthwhile competitor and to answer a lot of the questions concerning this router, yes, this router is easily configurable and use no matter what platform you are using; OS X, Windows, etc.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.
- Model: WHW0302
- SKU: 5709448
5 star...Love it...Great, compact, nice looking design...Finally found a device that completely powers wifi to all my devices including guest house out in back yard...you pay a premium price but I can honestly say im happy....my home is 2200 sq feet and I have wifi throught with no interruptions....love the feauture where I can shut off wi fi after 10pm so my kids cannot access internet after 10pm....highly recommend!!!Connect every corner of your home to the internet with this Linksys Velop wireless Wi-Fi system. Each formidable tri-band dual-stream AC2200 router has two 5GHz bands and a 2.4GHz band for a blazing fast experience. This modular Linksys Velop wireless Wi-Fi system includes two identical units, which you can distribute evenly to ensure your wireless signal always stays strong.
- Model: WHW0303
- SKU: 5709451
5 star...Love it...I like how compact each stand is....Finally found a device that completely powers wifi to all my devices including guest house out in back yard...you pay a premium price but I can honestly say im happy....my home is 2200 sq feet and I have wifi throught with no interruptions....love the feauture where I can shut off wi fi after 10pm so my kids cannot access internet after 10pm....highly recommend!!!Make your home an internet haven with this versatile Linksys Velop wireless Wi-Fi system. Three identical tri-band dual-stream AC2200 routers, each equipped with a quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 processor, deliver lightning-fast internet. Equipped with Bluetooth 4.0/LE, this Linksys Velop wireless Wi-Fi system is simple to set up and pairs easily with computers, tablets and smart devices.
- Model: C7000-100NAS
- SKU: 4403100
Fast ....I win....Nice, compact and boosted up my internet connection....This products works great except for the fact it appears to drop the WiFi signal for a few seconds on a continuous basis, maybe a firmware update issue but after reading others reviews this is a common problem, That is the only issue that I have had.The Nighthawk AC1900 Cable Modem Router delivers WiFi speeds of up to 1.9Gbps. It ensures uninterrupted HD video streaming with 24x8 channel bonding. Save up to $120 a year by eliminating Internet service provider rental fees. This cable modem router supports XFINITY from Comcast, Spectrum, Cox, Cablevision & more.
- Model: C6250-100NAS
- SKU: 4562303
Love it...It's ok...Light, compact, super easy set up....I gave it four stars since it's a good product but I knocked it down since it was a bit slower for my spread out house and my needs of multiple wired ports.The NETGEAR AC1600 WiFi DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem Router provides the fastest cable speed available with an AC1600 WiFi router and integrated DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem, with up to 680 Mbps. It compatible with cable Internet provider Comcast XFINITY, Time Warner Cable, and more.
- Model: R6250-100NAS
- SKU: 8449041
5 star...love it...Sony a6000 is great compact full feature camera....im not a techy & I changed routers with my service so who knows whats better,but my internet went up from 1mbps to 30 mbps so that is a huge difference not sure what the big deal with the router is but hey it could be great , I have no idea.The NETGEAR R6250 Smart WiFi Router with AC dual band Gigabit delivers AC1600 WiFi speeds. It offers the best wireless coverage for large homes and is ideal for homes with 8 or more wireless devices. It also provides the best connectivity for dual band wireless devices.
- Model: EA6350-4A
- SKU: 5124122
Love it...Wow !!!...Compact and powerful...I've had it for a little over a month now and has been working well, except that a couple of times there was a lag in connecting to internet on laptop and had to unplug/plug the router to get a stronger, faster connection, however, this could be due to laptop being old and slow.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.
- Model: WRT3200ACM
- SKU: 5601000
Fast !...love it...Compact and Powerful...A normal traditional router uses single-useer MIMO tech which means Wi-Fi to one device at a time, while this router uses the Next-Gen Multi-User MIMO tech which means WiFi to multiple devices at once, at the same speed... It is also open source ready and for those of you who get a dreaded port issue playing an online PS4 game and need to go into settings to allow ports this router will be a Godsent as it is very easy to manipulate networking functions.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.
- Model: C6300-100NAS
- SKU: 4483016
Fast !...Good !...I love how compact it is....Price - for the combination of what you are getting in Router and modem capabilities coupled with saving the high monthly rental fee I think this item offers a very good value Overall this has proved to be a great two-in-one solution as both a cable modem and router with the added benefit of saving me from a monthly charge for lesser equipment.The NETGEAR AC1750 WiFi DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem Router provides very fast cable speeds with an AC1750 WiFi router and integrated DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem, up to 680 Mbps. Compatible with cable Internet providers such as XFINITY from Comcast, Spectrum, Cox, Cablevision, and more.