Hard to believe it’s not even a year since the original Nighthawk was released to rapturous applause. It was one of the new era of AC1900 routers to hit the market, and it was, and still is, a damn fine router. But, now a successor has been released, named the Netgear Nighthawk X6 AC3200 R8000. [...]
The Linksys EA9200 AC3200 router is a recent joint release, along with the E8350 AC2400 which we had a look at a few days ago. It also happens to ...
The Netgear N600 DOCSIS 3.0 C3700 cable modem router combines the functionality of a home router, with the necessity of a cable modem for connecting t...
Another year, another flagship router! This time it’s the turn of the Linksys WRT1900AC AC1900 router. With looks that hark back to the days of the WRT54G, the WRT1900AC has an impressive 1.2GHz dual core CPU with four adjustable high-performance antennas along with a load of other features. One big feather in it’s cap is [...]
The Linksys EA9200 AC3200 router is a recent joint release, along with the E8350 AC2400 which we had a look at a few days ago. It also happens to be Linksys’s new ‘best of breed’ router. The EA9200 has Tri-band (3 bands, as opposed to Dual Bands two Wi-Fi bands), and data rates up to [...]
The TP-Link Archer C8 AC1750 router is the follow-up to 2013’s C7 which was a high-end router but with a fairly budget price (in true TP-Link style!). TP-Link have taken the C7 and given it a little makeover, not just under the hood, but also with the looks too. Now white in color, the Archer [...]
The Linksys E8350 AC2400 Wireless AC router is one of two new routers (the other is the Linksys EA9200 AC3200 Tri-Band router) to be released from the Linksys stable. Featuring 4 spatial streams and with MU-MIMO on standby, Linksys have released a router that is in direct competition with the Asus RT-AC87U which was reviewed [...]
2014 has been yet another glorious year for the release of awesome routers. Netgear have released two new ‘Ultimate’ routers (the Nighthawk X6 & X4, which follow up on last year’s original Nighthawk), and Asus have released their latest flagship router, the RT-AC87U. Today we are going to let battle commence – Netgear Nighthawk X6 [...]
Welcome to the Netgear Nighthawk X4 AC2350 R7500. This is the baby brother of the Nighthawk X6, which was released earlier this year. The Nighthawk X4 is a direct competitor to the also recently released Asus RT-AC87U. If you are looking for a high performance router, you will likely be reading this review and other [...]
So, here we are in the second half of 2014. We haven’t done many new reviews recently, but guess what…..it’s New Router Time!!! In this case, it’s the Asus RT-AC87U AC2400 dual band router which has 4 antennas, two dual core processors and Multiple User-MIMO amongst other things. Well, let’s not hang around waiting… let’s [...]
It’s about time we did another comparison. This time it’s the Nighthawk AC1900 vs Nighthawk X6 AC3200… The Netgear Nighthawk X6 R8000 is the follow-up to the very successful original Nighthawk R7000. The Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 R7000, to give it it’s full title, entered the market in 2013. At the time it had 3 major [...]
Powerline adapters are becoming evermore popular. They are a cost-effective way of connecting home network devices, that have Ethernet ports, to your home router. This is particularly the case when Wi-Fi signal is poor. This might be because the size of the home is so large that the signal from the router just can’t effectively [...]
The Netgear EX6100 AC750 is a Wi-Fi range extender/booster that is compatible with the latest Wireless AC standard (as well as being backwards compatible with older standards). As well as being a range extender, it can also be used as a standalone wireless access point. There is also a free analytics app that can be [...]