What to Look for in SHOPPING FOR A WIRELESS ROUTER

You should look for something that is Dual Band, and capable of connecting at Gigabit speeds. This will ensure that you are getting the best possible speeds. Keep in mind the old adage, "You get what you pay for." Some routers, while being more affordale, will perform at lower standards than those

Basically, you will be looking for something listed as Dual Band or Wireless A/C capabilities. You can look for these at Best Buy, or you can shop online and put one of the examples in a search.

Also, when looking for options be sure to check reviews; anything with thousands of reviews, and 4+ stars would be good to check into.

Here are 5 examples of Wireless Routers you can look into:


ASUS RT-N66U


ASUS RT-N66R


Netgear AC750


Netgear AC1750


Netgear AC5300

NETGEAR AC1750 Dual-Band WiFi Gigabit Router

$129.99

Improve your WiFi speed and reliability with this AC1750 Smart WiFi Router, delivering speeds up to 1750 Mbps. With powerful antennas and Beamforming+, this router offers the range and performance you need for large homes. Connect devices like Smart TVs and game consoles to the ultra-fast Gigabit Ethernet ports or connect a USB hard drive to one of two USB ports to create networked storage.

  • AC1750 WiFi - 450+1300 Mbps speeds
  • High-power antennas
  • Beamforming+ - Faster, more reliable connections
  • USB 3.0 Ports - Wirelessly access and share USB hard drive and printer Easy and secure remote access with VPN

BUY NOW

ASUS RT-N66U Dual-Band Wireless-N900 Gigabit Router

$85.99

  • 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Concurrent Dual-Band Transmissions for Strong Signal Strength and Ultra-Fast Connection Rates up to 900Mbps.
  • ASUS AiCloud service: Access, stream, share, sync – all on the go with unlimited storage expansion!
  • Gigabit Ethernet Ports for fast and reliable internet performance.
  • Download Master for Wireless Data Storage and Access to Router-Connected USB Storage Devices.
  • Expanded Wireless Coverage with Detachable High-Powered Antennas.
  • File Sharing, Printer Sharing, and 3G Sharing via Two Multi-Functional Built-in USB Ports.
  • ASUSWRT Dashboard UI for Easy Setup, Signal Monitoring, and Network Application Control.

BUY NOW

ASUS RT-N66R Dual-Band Wireless-N900 Gigabit Router

$169.99

  • 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Concurrent Dual-Band Transmissions for Strong Signal Strength and Ultra-Fast Connection Rates up to 900Mbps.
  • Gigabit Ethernet Ports for the Fastest, Most Reliable Internet Performance.
  • Download Master for Wireless Data Storage and Access to Router-Connected USB Storage Devices.
  • Expanded Wireless Coverage with Detachable High-Powered Antennas.
  • File Sharing, Printer Sharing, and 3G Sharing via Two Multi-Functional Built-in USB Ports.
  • ASUSWRT Dashboard UI for Easy Setup, Signal Monitoring, and Network Application Control.

BUY NOW

NETGEAR AC750 Dual Band WiFi Gigabit Router

$58.49

The dual band AC750 WiFi Router was made for the larger media demands of today's multi-device homes. Simultaneous dual bands minimize interference. AC750 WiFi—with speeds up to 300+433 Mbps-and Gigabit wired throughput offer lag-free gaming, smooth HD video, and lightning-quick downloads. And external 5dBi antennas improve WiFi signal strength for extended range and reliable connections throughout the home.

BUY NOW

NETGEAR AC5300 NightHawk X8 Tri-Band WiFi Router

$399.99

The Nighthawk X8 AC5300 Smart WiFi Router is the next wave in WiFi. Tri-Band WiFi and Quad Stream performance boosts X8's combined wireless speeds to up to 5.3Gbps. Four external Active Antennas plus four internal antennas amplify WiFi range. Six gigabit Ethernet ports means even more wired devices can connect and with port aggregation 2 ports can combine to double maximum wired speeds. Nighthawk X8 is the next wave in WiFi. Using Amazon Alexa™, control your home network with voice commands.

BUY NOW

HiPOINT Technology

312.238.9506