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Browse the top-ranked list of Wireless Routers For Streaming Movies below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Browse the top-ranked list of Wireless Routers For Streaming Movies below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Top comment

    "XB1 to pc game streaming works perfect....I have no idea what else people do with a router...,but if I need to change my wireless passwords....it is so " "easy peasy"...I cannot really comment on the range since I live in a small 1100 sq. ft. home...the signal appears very stable...need to test it a little more /w/ streaming videos, etc....love the fact I can shop online at nite and then do in-store pick-up the next day"

    "XB1 to pc game streaming works perfect."

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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 $149.99
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    "XB1 to pc game streaming works perfect....I have no idea what else people do with a router...,but if I need to change my wireless passwords....it is so " "easy peasy"...I cannot really comment on the range since I live in a small 1100 sq. ft. home...the signal appears very stable...need to test it a little more /w/ streaming videos, etc....love the fact I can shop online at nite and then do in-store pick-up the next day"

    "XB1 to pc game streaming works perfect."

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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
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    "Has made a huge difference in streaming capabilities....After I changed many Routers I asked for Best buy employee help in a few questions from him he understand very well how kind a router I need and he suggest NETGEAR R6400-100NAS router, which offers Wireless-AC technology and 3 high-powered antennas for reliable performance"

    "Has made a huge difference in streaming capabilities."

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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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    "Has made a huge difference in streaming capabilities....After I changed many Routers I asked for Best buy employee help in a few questions from him he understand very well how kind a router I need and he suggest NETGEAR R6400-100NAS router, which offers Wireless-AC technology and 3 high-powered antennas for reliable performance"

    "Has made a huge difference in streaming capabilities."

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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.
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    "Strong signal for streaming and all connections...Since I bought the router, I have seen a definite change in clarity of videos, everything is faster, I never drop wifi signal in any floor/corner of my house and I am able to get over 60MBPS download over WIFI from the First floor of my house where as the router sitting in the coat closet near the entry way on a 100MB pipe"

    "Strong signal for streaming and all connections"

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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 $238.99
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    "Strong signal for streaming and all connections...Since I bought the router, I have seen a definite change in clarity of videos, everything is faster, I never drop wifi signal in any floor/corner of my house and I am able to get over 60MBPS download over WIFI from the First floor of my house where as the router sitting in the coat closet near the entry way on a 100MB pipe"

    "Strong signal for streaming and all connections"

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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.
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    "Great router for gaming/streaming...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"

    "Great router for gaming/streaming"

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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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    "Great router for gaming/streaming...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"

    "Great router for gaming/streaming"

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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.
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    "What a difference it makes streaming movies....I finally upgraded from a D-Link Gaming router, however it was outdated using wireless N technology... The biggest difference I notice is that my range is so much better on this router vs the D- Link"

    "What a difference it makes streaming movies."

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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 $114.99
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    "What a difference it makes streaming movies....I finally upgraded from a D-Link Gaming router, however it was outdated using wireless N technology... The biggest difference I notice is that my range is so much better on this router vs the D- Link"

    "What a difference it makes streaming movies."

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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.
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    "While I was on the same floor of the router, there was only 1mb difference in speed between the Ethernet connection and wireless and it was a stable connection for long periods of downloads and streaming videos....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"

    "While I was on the same floor of the router, there was only 1mb difference in speed between the Ethernet connection and wireless and it was a stable connection for long periods of downloads and streaming videos."

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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 $249.99
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    "While I was on the same floor of the router, there was only 1mb difference in speed between the Ethernet connection and wireless and it was a stable connection for long periods of downloads and streaming videos....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"

    "While I was on the same floor of the router, there was only 1mb difference in speed between the Ethernet connection and wireless and it was a stable connection for long periods of downloads and streaming videos."

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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.
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    "Streaming is faster too....I can actually now be in the yard and have a very good signal whereas before I wouldn't even attempt to access the internet unless I had my phone and could use cellular"

    "Streaming is faster too."

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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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    Top comment

    "Streaming is faster too....I can actually now be in the yard and have a very good signal whereas before I wouldn't even attempt to access the internet unless I had my phone and could use cellular"

    "Streaming is faster too."

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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.
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    "But a fast modem...My kids loving it...Excellent Signals, Flawless Streaming, Love it...Its super fast, I am a cord cutter so I stream my tv and do my homework, all through wifi, most of the time we have at least 4 devices streaming and this router has only stumbled once or twice"

    "Excellent Signals, Flawless Streaming, Love it"

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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 $359.99
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    "But a fast modem...My kids loving it...Excellent Signals, Flawless Streaming, Love it...Its super fast, I am a cord cutter so I stream my tv and do my homework, all through wifi, most of the time we have at least 4 devices streaming and this router has only stumbled once or twice"

    "Excellent Signals, Flawless Streaming, Love it"

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    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.
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    "I can now stream Netflix with ease again....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"

    "I can now stream Netflix with ease again."

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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 $89.99
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    "I can now stream Netflix with ease again....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"

    "I can now stream Netflix with ease again."

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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.
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    "Doing a very nice job with video streaming....I don't get a very strong signal when I am in the back part of the house but I do get a strong signal when I am in the room where the router is located hence the average rating"

    "Doing a very nice job with video streaming."

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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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    "Doing a very nice job with video streaming....I don't get a very strong signal when I am in the back part of the house but I do get a strong signal when I am in the room where the router is located hence the average rating"

    "Doing a very nice job with video streaming."

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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.
  11. Model:RT-AC1900P
    SKU:5091000
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    "Works great for gaming and streaming....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)"

    "Works great for gaming and streaming."

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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
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    "Works great for gaming and streaming....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)"

    "Works great for gaming and streaming."

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    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. Model:F9K1113-BBY
    SKU:4070013
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    "Does a great job...great for a home...Streaming video is seamless....I was using my modern with built in router and only getting up to 50mbps over wifi... All the while I have been paying for 100mbps... I could only accomplish the higher speed with a wired connection... Now that I have this router I'm getting over 100mbps over wifi... It's awesome"

    "Streaming video is seamless."

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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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    "Does a great job...great for a home...Streaming video is seamless....I was using my modern with built in router and only getting up to 50mbps over wifi... All the while I have been paying for 100mbps... I could only accomplish the higher speed with a wired connection... Now that I have this router I'm getting over 100mbps over wifi... It's awesome"

    "Streaming video is seamless."

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    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.
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    "Very easy set up...so fast, so easy...Streaming video is smooth....I hooked up my new 4k tv to stream , and there is no buffering at all, the main reason I got this was because I was going to have multiple streaming tvs and did not want to spend the money on hard wire access points"

    "Streaming video is smooth."

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    Product Description

    Improve your existing eero Wi-Fi system with this powerful eero hub. Equipped with a 720MHz quad-core CPU, seven antennas and a pair of powerful tri-band Wi-Fi radios, this unit has a generous 40-foot maximum transmission range. Easy to set up and use, this eero hub works within your TrueMesh network for seamless data streaming.
    Your price for this item is $199.00
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    "Very easy set up...so fast, so easy...Streaming video is smooth....I hooked up my new 4k tv to stream , and there is no buffering at all, the main reason I got this was because I was going to have multiple streaming tvs and did not want to spend the money on hard wire access points"

    "Streaming video is smooth."

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    Product Description

    Improve your existing eero Wi-Fi system with this powerful eero hub. Equipped with a 720MHz quad-core CPU, seven antennas and a pair of powerful tri-band Wi-Fi radios, this unit has a generous 40-foot maximum transmission range. Easy to set up and use, this eero hub works within your TrueMesh network for seamless data streaming.
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    "Very easy to use...I enjoy the look...I insist on the highest streaming speed....The ugly: "Killer" wireless only works with client devices that have "Killer" wireless, and honestly I couldn't determine a difference in performance, as upstream/provider variations in internet access performance were larger than the variations in ping time or download speed caused by the router or other LAN devices"

    "I insist on the highest streaming speed."

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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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    "Very easy to use...I enjoy the look...I insist on the highest streaming speed....The ugly: "Killer" wireless only works with client devices that have "Killer" wireless, and honestly I couldn't determine a difference in performance, as upstream/provider variations in internet access performance were larger than the variations in ping time or download speed caused by the router or other LAN devices"

    "I insist on the highest streaming speed."

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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.
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    "I now have no lag in streaming movies....After talking with someone in the store about this item, I reconfirmed the previous information that I had gathered on the Internet and a consumer guide purchasing magazine that I subscribe to about this product, and I can say now that I have it, that I really made a great purchase;good price, great quality, ease it to set up, what else can you ask for"

    "I now have no lag in streaming movies."

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    Product Description

    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.
    Your price for this item is $49.99
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    "I now have no lag in streaming movies....After talking with someone in the store about this item, I reconfirmed the previous information that I had gathered on the Internet and a consumer guide purchasing magazine that I subscribe to about this product, and I can say now that I have it, that I really made a great purchase;good price, great quality, ease it to set up, what else can you ask for"

    "I now have no lag in streaming movies."

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    Product Description

    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.