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Browse the top-ranked list of Fast Routers below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Browse the top-ranked list of Fast Routers below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. NETGEAR - Nighthawk AC1900 Dual-Band Wi-Fi 5 Router - Black - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Fastest speeds I've ever used....That is not altogether a bad thing, after using the router I found that it was more of the fact that NetGear routers already had pretty well laid out settings screens, but I think this product could benefit if the settings screen was redesigned to look more appealing, and to make it have a look that is different from their older routers"

    "Fastest speeds I've ever used."

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    Product Description

    Accelerate your WiFi 5 with NETGEAR Nighthawk! Enjoy fast WiFi speeds up to 1900 Mbps and a powerful dual core 1GHz processor for extreme performance. High-powered amplifiers, external antennas and Beamforming improve range and reliability for up to 100% more wireless coverage. Features like downstream and upstream QoS prioritize streaming and gaming, creating a blazing-fast, lag-free WiFi experience
    Your price for this item is $189.99
    Top comment

    "Fastest speeds I've ever used....That is not altogether a bad thing, after using the router I found that it was more of the fact that NetGear routers already had pretty well laid out settings screens, but I think this product could benefit if the settings screen was redesigned to look more appealing, and to make it have a look that is different from their older routers"

    "Fastest speeds I've ever used."

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    Product Description

    Accelerate your WiFi 5 with NETGEAR Nighthawk! Enjoy fast WiFi speeds up to 1900 Mbps and a powerful dual core 1GHz processor for extreme performance. High-powered amplifiers, external antennas and Beamforming improve range and reliability for up to 100% more wireless coverage. Features like downstream and upstream QoS prioritize streaming and gaming, creating a blazing-fast, lag-free WiFi experience
  2. NETGEAR - AC1750 Dual-Band Wi-Fi 5 Router - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Set up was easy and fast....This item is a good purchase... had one bad experience...we had a bad storm and knocked out the lights...when electric was restored...the router had a hard time hooking up ... with a few attempts it finally hooked up... all in all its a good item"

    "Set up was easy and fast."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR AC1750 Smart WiFi 5 Router with external antennas delivers extremely fast WiFi. With AC1750 WiFi, Gigabit Ethernet speeds, and high-powered external antennas, this router offers ultimate performance in wireless coverage for large homes with 12 or more wireless devices. It gets 3x faster access than similar 802.11n.
    Your price for this item is $109.99
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    The previous price was $129.99
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    "Set up was easy and fast....This item is a good purchase... had one bad experience...we had a bad storm and knocked out the lights...when electric was restored...the router had a hard time hooking up ... with a few attempts it finally hooked up... all in all its a good item"

    "Set up was easy and fast."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR AC1750 Smart WiFi 5 Router with external antennas delivers extremely fast WiFi. With AC1750 WiFi, Gigabit Ethernet speeds, and high-powered external antennas, this router offers ultimate performance in wireless coverage for large homes with 12 or more wireless devices. It gets 3x faster access than similar 802.11n.
  3. NETGEAR - Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Tri-Band Wi-Fi 5 Router - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "COMPLETE AND FAST...So, imagine a router that has to get a signal to 5 iPads, 3 iPhones, 2 laptops, 1 desktop, a wifi camera, wifi printer, 2 wifi sound systems, 5 Directtv boxes, a Roku stick, Xbox One, 3 Nintendo 3DS's, Wii, smart bluray player, and various other asundery items such as Fitbits that are all off of Wifi typically half of those at a time"

    "COMPLETE AND FAST"

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Router, with breakthrough Tri-Band WiFi 5 delivers multiple bands for homes with many WiFi devices. WiFi speed up to 3.2Gbps and 6 high performance antennas provide maximum speed and range. Smart Connect allows you to game, stream, and download mega-sized files without lags.
    Your price for this item is $208.99
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    The previous price was $279.99
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    "COMPLETE AND FAST...So, imagine a router that has to get a signal to 5 iPads, 3 iPhones, 2 laptops, 1 desktop, a wifi camera, wifi printer, 2 wifi sound systems, 5 Directtv boxes, a Roku stick, Xbox One, 3 Nintendo 3DS's, Wii, smart bluray player, and various other asundery items such as Fitbits that are all off of Wifi typically half of those at a time"

    "COMPLETE AND FAST"

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Router, with breakthrough Tri-Band WiFi 5 delivers multiple bands for homes with many WiFi devices. WiFi speed up to 3.2Gbps and 6 high performance antennas provide maximum speed and range. Smart Connect allows you to game, stream, and download mega-sized files without lags.
  4. Linksys - AC1900 Dual-Band WiFi 5 Router - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Next came streaming Netflix, again very fast....For connectivity on the router itself, it marks off the important checkboxes - USB 3 connection for a hard drive or flash drive, USB 2 for a printer or another flash or hard drive that doesn't need to transfer data as fast, a gigabit ethernet connection to whatever your internet connection is brought into your home with, and a 4 port gigabit ethernet switch"

    "Next came streaming Netflix, again very fast."

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    Product Description

    Your household wants to play, stream and work online all at once. With this Linksys router, you can do it all without buffering or other interruptions. Use the Smart Wi-Fi app to get started, control, and monitor your home network from anywhere.
    Your price for this item is $159.99
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    "Next came streaming Netflix, again very fast....For connectivity on the router itself, it marks off the important checkboxes - USB 3 connection for a hard drive or flash drive, USB 2 for a printer or another flash or hard drive that doesn't need to transfer data as fast, a gigabit ethernet connection to whatever your internet connection is brought into your home with, and a 4 port gigabit ethernet switch"

    "Next came streaming Netflix, again very fast."

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    Product Description

    Your household wants to play, stream and work online all at once. With this Linksys router, you can do it all without buffering or other interruptions. Use the Smart Wi-Fi app to get started, control, and monitor your home network from anywhere.
  5. Linksys - WRT AC3200 Dual-Band WiFi 5 Router - Black/Blue - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Fast and stable router...You will have to connect with a cable to the router to finish the setup It has some nice features like multiple wifi bands as well as a guest band (for houseguest or a business) and remote access to your wifi network you can login from anywhere I did not notice a significant upgrade in speed or connection from my Verizon modem/router If you have an Ethernet cable modem only this would be a fine product to add wifi to your home"

    "Fast and stable router"

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    Product Description

    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.
    Your price for this item is $233.99
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    The previous price was $249.99
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    "Fast and stable router...You will have to connect with a cable to the router to finish the setup It has some nice features like multiple wifi bands as well as a guest band (for houseguest or a business) and remote access to your wifi network you can login from anywhere I did not notice a significant upgrade in speed or connection from my Verizon modem/router If you have an Ethernet cable modem only this would be a fine product to add wifi to your home"

    "Fast and stable router"

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    Product Description

    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.
  6. Linksys - AC1750 Dual-Band WiFi 5 Router - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Speed and connection so freakin' fast....The added remote access of setting and network admin from 4,736 miles away doesn't seem nearly as important as the ability to access the router settings directly while in the same room effectively, regardless of whether or not there was a live internet connection"

    "Speed and connection so freakin' fast."

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    Product Description

    Surf the web faster with this Linksys Mu-Mimo wireless router. Its next-gen Wi-Fi technology lets you connect multiple devices at speeds of up to 1.7 Gbps, and the included extender providers a stronger signal for uninterrupted video streaming and chat. Enable parental controls with the smart Wi-Fi app of this Linksys Mu-Mimo wireless router.
    Your price for this item is $128.99
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    "Speed and connection so freakin' fast....The added remote access of setting and network admin from 4,736 miles away doesn't seem nearly as important as the ability to access the router settings directly while in the same room effectively, regardless of whether or not there was a live internet connection"

    "Speed and connection so freakin' fast."

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    Product Description

    Surf the web faster with this Linksys Mu-Mimo wireless router. Its next-gen Wi-Fi technology lets you connect multiple devices at speeds of up to 1.7 Gbps, and the included extender providers a stronger signal for uninterrupted video streaming and chat. Enable parental controls with the smart Wi-Fi app of this Linksys Mu-Mimo wireless router.
  7. NETGEAR - AC1200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi 5 Router - Multi - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "very easy setup and excellent coverage and speed....Strong network connection with a Computer in the garage and one in the front of the house the router that we use is centrally located so all networks are strong it's great to walk in and have good Wi-Fi and a good connection I really like this router it's easy to hook up easy to connect and our household enjoys it so I would recommend this router it's a strong connected device and it's priced reasonably"

    "very easy setup and excellent coverage and speed."

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    Product Description

    Keep your many WiFi devices streaming effortlessly with AC WiFi technology that delivers the speed, range, and reliability you need. The AC1200 Smart WiFi 5 Router with External Antennas is an incredibly fast router delivering 1200Mbps WiFi and Gigabit Ethernet speeds.
    Your price for this item is $69.99
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    The previous price was $89.99
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    "very easy setup and excellent coverage and speed....Strong network connection with a Computer in the garage and one in the front of the house the router that we use is centrally located so all networks are strong it's great to walk in and have good Wi-Fi and a good connection I really like this router it's easy to hook up easy to connect and our household enjoys it so I would recommend this router it's a strong connected device and it's priced reasonably"

    "very easy setup and excellent coverage and speed."

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    Product Description

    Keep your many WiFi devices streaming effortlessly with AC WiFi technology that delivers the speed, range, and reliability you need. The AC1200 Smart WiFi 5 Router with External Antennas is an incredibly fast router delivering 1200Mbps WiFi and Gigabit Ethernet speeds.
  8. NETGEAR - AC1600 Dual-Band Wi-Fi 5 Router - Black - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Fantastic range and speed....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"

    "Fantastic range and speed."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR R6250 Smart WiFi 5 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.
    Your price for this item is $114.99
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    "Fantastic range and speed....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"

    "Fantastic range and speed."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR R6250 Smart WiFi 5 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.
  9. NETGEAR - Nighthawk X10 AD7200 Tri-Band Wi-Fi Router - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "But a fast modem...Great for a gamer...I have the fastest internet speed available in my area....NETGEAR Nighthawk X10 AD7200 Smart WiFi Router (R9000) Review I was lucky enough to receive a test unit from Netgear to try out the features and functionality of this router"

    "I have the fastest internet speed available in my area."

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    Product Description

    The Nighthawk X10 AD7200 Smart WiFi Router is industry's fastest router for media streaming with Plex media server. The X10 delivers 802.11ac/ad WiFi for ultra-smooth 4K streaming, VR gaming and instant downloads. With a powerful 1.7GHz quad core processor and Quad-Stream architecture, you can enjoy combined wireless speeds of up to 7.2Gbps.
    Your price for this item is $479.99
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    "But a fast modem...Great for a gamer...I have the fastest internet speed available in my area....NETGEAR Nighthawk X10 AD7200 Smart WiFi Router (R9000) Review I was lucky enough to receive a test unit from Netgear to try out the features and functionality of this router"

    "I have the fastest internet speed available in my area."

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    Product Description

    The Nighthawk X10 AD7200 Smart WiFi Router is industry's fastest router for media streaming with Plex media server. The X10 delivers 802.11ac/ad WiFi for ultra-smooth 4K streaming, VR gaming and instant downloads. With a powerful 1.7GHz quad core processor and Quad-Stream architecture, you can enjoy combined wireless speeds of up to 7.2Gbps.
  10. NETGEAR - Nighthawk AC2300 Dual-Band Wi-Fi 5 Router - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Great wifi coverage and speed...I plugged in the device and waited approximately 3 minutes for it to boot up and easily connected to the default network (network id and password are included on a removable label on top of the device as well as underneath)"

    "Great wifi coverage and speed"

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR Nighthawk AC2300 Smart WiFi 5 Router provides up to 1625 + 600 Mbps WiFi and MU-MIMO for lag-free gaming, better video streaming and multiple mobile devices. With Gigabit WiFi, Beamforming, and built-in high-powered amplifiers and external antennas, get ready for extreme performance! Frustration-free fast install using NETGEAR Nighthawk App to get online in matter of minutes. NETGEAR Armor - Advanced cyber threat protection for your home and all your devices. Control your home network with voice commands using Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant.
    Your price for this item is $169.99
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    The previous price was $219.99
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    "Great wifi coverage and speed...I plugged in the device and waited approximately 3 minutes for it to boot up and easily connected to the default network (network id and password are included on a removable label on top of the device as well as underneath)"

    "Great wifi coverage and speed"

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR Nighthawk AC2300 Smart WiFi 5 Router provides up to 1625 + 600 Mbps WiFi and MU-MIMO for lag-free gaming, better video streaming and multiple mobile devices. With Gigabit WiFi, Beamforming, and built-in high-powered amplifiers and external antennas, get ready for extreme performance! Frustration-free fast install using NETGEAR Nighthawk App to get online in matter of minutes. NETGEAR Armor - Advanced cyber threat protection for your home and all your devices. Control your home network with voice commands using Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant.
  11. ASUS - AC Dual-Band Wi-Fi Router - Black - Angle_Zoom
    Model:RT-AC1900P
    SKU:5091000
    Top comment

    "Great router....speed is faster...I am a bit of a networking nerd, and even though I've been a fan of Asus for more than a decade now, this is the first Asus router I've ever bought (traditionally a Netgear loyalist)"

    "Great router....speed is faster"

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    Product Description

    Stream media, play games online, download files, and do it all at once on multiple devices. This ASUS router will keep everyone in the house connected without interruption. Plus, you can control your home network from anywhere with the ASUS router app.
    Your price for this item is $179.99
    Top comment

    "Great router....speed is faster...I am a bit of a networking nerd, and even though I've been a fan of Asus for more than a decade now, this is the first Asus router I've ever bought (traditionally a Netgear loyalist)"

    "Great router....speed is faster"

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    Product Description

    Stream media, play games online, download files, and do it all at once on multiple devices. This ASUS router will keep everyone in the house connected without interruption. Plus, you can control your home network from anywhere with the ASUS router app.
  12. ARRIS - SURFboard AC-1750 Dual-Band Wi-Fi Router with 24 x 8 DOCSIS 3.0 Cable Modem - White - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Hook up was easy...Doing a great job...Picked up my Speed...Best all in 1 router and modem I've ever owned Stop paying a monthly fee to the cable company I figure it will pay for itself in a couple of year's Do yourself a favor and get a calculator and do the math The cable companies make enough$$"

    "Picked up my Speed"

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    Product Description

    Create an efficient home or office network with this ARRIS SURFboard router. This device supports multiple simultaneous 4K streams and channels data at up to 1Gbps for ultra-fast file downloads and an enhanced gaming experience. Connect tablets and laptops via Wi-Fi or plug devices into this four-port ARRIS SURFboard router directly.
    Your price for this item is $193.99
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    "Hook up was easy...Doing a great job...Picked up my Speed...Best all in 1 router and modem I've ever owned Stop paying a monthly fee to the cable company I figure it will pay for itself in a couple of year's Do yourself a favor and get a calculator and do the math The cable companies make enough$$"

    "Picked up my Speed"

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    Product Description

    Create an efficient home or office network with this ARRIS SURFboard router. This device supports multiple simultaneous 4K streams and channels data at up to 1Gbps for ultra-fast file downloads and an enhanced gaming experience. Connect tablets and laptops via Wi-Fi or plug devices into this four-port ARRIS SURFboard router directly.
  13. Belkin - Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Router - Black - Front_Standard
    Model:F9K1113-BBY
    SKU:4070013
    Top comment

    "great for a home...Does a great job...it gives a crystal clear signal.and fast too....With the recent rollback of net neutrality I bought this to run as a dedicated VPN router, big mistake... The router overall performs very will without lag and maintained a very fast overall in network speed, however the PTPP protocol needs to reestablish itself about every 10-15min causing a complete loss of internet usage in the time frame"

    "it gives a crystal clear signal.and fast too."

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    Product Description

    You demand a lot from your Wi-Fi network. With this Belkin router, everyone in the house will be able to watch shows, play games and use tablets, smartphones and Smart TVs at the same time, without lag or slowdown.
    Your price for this item is $59.99
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    "great for a home...Does a great job...it gives a crystal clear signal.and fast too....With the recent rollback of net neutrality I bought this to run as a dedicated VPN router, big mistake... The router overall performs very will without lag and maintained a very fast overall in network speed, however the PTPP protocol needs to reestablish itself about every 10-15min causing a complete loss of internet usage in the time frame"

    "it gives a crystal clear signal.and fast too."

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    Product Description

    You demand a lot from your Wi-Fi network. With this Belkin router, everyone in the house will be able to watch shows, play games and use tablets, smartphones and Smart TVs at the same time, without lag or slowdown.
  14. NETGEAR - Nighthawk X6S AC4000 Tri-Band Wi-Fi 5 Router - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Set up was simple...Setup was a breeze...Fast online access...It is very fast and it should be perfect for every gamer in your home whether they are connected via ethernet cord or via wifi on a mobile device or a console and they don't want to run a cord to the router"

    "Fast online access"

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    Product Description

    The Nighthawk X6S AC4000 Router, with breakthrough Tri-band WiFi 5 and multi-user MIMO (MU-MIMO) is ideal for simultaneous streaming to many WiFi devices in your home. The X6S offers the fastest combined WiFi speed up to 4Gbps, and is powered by a powerful 64-bit, dual core 1.8GHz processor with three offload processors. Enjoy fastest WiFi speed throughout your home with less lag and less buffering as you game, stream and surf. Access and control your router from anywhere using features such as NETGEAR Nighthawk App, ReadyCLOUD and OpenVPN. Control your home network with voice commands using Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant.
    Your price for this item is $239.99
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    The previous price was $299.99
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    "Set up was simple...Setup was a breeze...Fast online access...It is very fast and it should be perfect for every gamer in your home whether they are connected via ethernet cord or via wifi on a mobile device or a console and they don't want to run a cord to the router"

    "Fast online access"

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    The Nighthawk X6S AC4000 Router, with breakthrough Tri-band WiFi 5 and multi-user MIMO (MU-MIMO) is ideal for simultaneous streaming to many WiFi devices in your home. The X6S offers the fastest combined WiFi speed up to 4Gbps, and is powered by a powerful 64-bit, dual core 1.8GHz processor with three offload processors. Enjoy fastest WiFi speed throughout your home with less lag and less buffering as you game, stream and surf. Access and control your router from anywhere using features such as NETGEAR Nighthawk App, ReadyCLOUD and OpenVPN. Control your home network with voice commands using Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant.
  15. Linksys - WRT32X AC3200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi Gaming Router with Killer Prioritization Engine - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "It is so amazing...I enjoy the look...Fast, Powerful, Full of Features with Easy Set-Up...This router appears to be the same as the WRT3200ACM that Linksys already released and is a fairly solid router, however on top of the router they added a network prioritization engine that is aimed at gamers and I think they did a good job, at least with the tests I've been able to do"

    "Fast, Powerful, Full of Features with Easy Set-Up"

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    Product Description

    Enjoy lag-free gaming with this Linksys dual-band Wi-Fi router. Its Killer prioritization engine works with Killer-enabled computers to minimize peak ping by up to 77 percent, and the 1.8GHz CPU delivers super-fast speeds with wired and wireless connections. This Linksys dual-band Wi-Fi router has a custom-built user interface that lets you manage your gaming network performance.
    Your price for this item is $299.99
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    "It is so amazing...I enjoy the look...Fast, Powerful, Full of Features with Easy Set-Up...This router appears to be the same as the WRT3200ACM that Linksys already released and is a fairly solid router, however on top of the router they added a network prioritization engine that is aimed at gamers and I think they did a good job, at least with the tests I've been able to do"

    "Fast, Powerful, Full of Features with Easy Set-Up"

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    Product Description

    Enjoy lag-free gaming with this Linksys dual-band Wi-Fi router. Its Killer prioritization engine works with Killer-enabled computers to minimize peak ping by up to 77 percent, and the 1.8GHz CPU delivers super-fast speeds with wired and wireless connections. This Linksys dual-band Wi-Fi router has a custom-built user interface that lets you manage your gaming network performance.