Routers Comparison - Christmas 2022

7 Best Routers In the US

01
Best Choice
9.8Exceptional
02
Best Value
9.7Exceptional
03
9.4Excellent
04
9.3Excellent
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Model

TP-Link AC1750 Smart WiFi Router (Archer A7) -Dual Band Gigabit Wireless Internet Router for Home, Works with Alexa, VPN Server, Parental Control, QoS
Model
NETGEAR Nighthawk Smart Wi-Fi Router, R6700 - AC1750 Wireless Speed Up to 1750 Mbps | Up to 1500 Sq Ft Coverage & 25 Devices | 4 x 1G Ethernet and 1 x 3.0 USB Ports | Armor Security
Model
NETGEAR Nighthawk Smart Wi-Fi Router (R7000-100NAS) - AC1900 Wireless Speed (Up to 1900 Mbps) | Up to 1800 Sq Ft Coverage & 30 Devices | 4 x 1G Ethernet and 2 USB Ports | Armor Security
Model
Linksys E2500 Advanced Simultaneous Dual-Band Wireless-N Router (Renewed)

Brand

TP-Link
Brand
NETGEAR
Brand
NETGEAR
Brand
Linksys

Reviews

262,220 reviews
Reviews
185,472 reviews
Reviews
65,016 reviews
Reviews
5,640 reviews

Features

Tech support

8.6
Tech support
8.6
Tech support
7.9
Tech support
7.0

WiFi signal

9.1
WiFi signal
9.1
WiFi signal
8.9
WiFi signal
7.7

Easy installation

9.4
Easy installation
9.2
Easy installation
9.4
Easy installation
8.4

User interface

9.1
User interface
9.1
User interface
8.6
User interface
9.0

Tech Specs

Wireless Type

802.11n, 802.11b, 802.11ac, 802.11g
Wireless Type
802.11ac
Wireless Type
802.11ac
Wireless Type
802.11n, 5 GHz Radio Frequency, 2.4 GHz Radio Frequency

Frequency Band Class

Dual-Band
Frequency Band Class
Dual-Band
Frequency Band Class
Dual-Band
Frequency Band Class
Dual-Band

Connectivity Technology

Wi-Fi
Connectivity Technology
Wi-Fi
Connectivity Technology
Wi-Fi, Ethernet
Connectivity Technology
Ethernet

Product Dimensions

9.59 x 6.32 x 1.29 inches
Product Dimensions
11.22 x 7.2 x 2.44 inches
Product Dimensions
11.22 x 7.26 x 1.97 inches
Product Dimensions
11 x 3 x 13 inches

Item Weight

14.9 ounces
Item Weight
1.58 pounds
Item Weight
1.65 pounds
Item Weight
1.45 pounds

Data Transfer Rate

802.11n, 802.11b, 802.11ac, 802.11g
Data Transfer Rate
1300 Megabits Per Second
Data Transfer Rate
-
Data Transfer Rate
300 Megabits Per Second

Control Method

Voice
Control Method
Voice
Control Method
-
Control Method
Touch

Operating System

Microsoft Windows 98SE, NT, 2000, XP, Vista or Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1/10, MAC OS, NetWare, UNIX or Linux
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 10, Vista, XP, 2000, Mac OS, UNIX, or Linux
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 8.1, Vista , XP , 2000, Mac OS , UNIX , or Linux
Operating System
-

Security Protocol

Microsoft Windows 98SE, NT, 2000, XP, Vista or Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1/10, MAC OS, NetWare, UNIX or Linux
Security Protocol
WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK
Security Protocol
-
Security Protocol
WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK

Voltage

120240 Volts
Voltage
100120 Volts
Voltage
240 Volts
Voltage
-

Item Dimensions LxWxH

9.59 x 6.32 x 1.29 inches
Item Dimensions LxWxH
-
Item Dimensions LxWxH
11.22 x 7.26 x 1.97 inches
Item Dimensions LxWxH
11 x 3 x 13 inches

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