Best Routers

Not sure where to start? If you're shopping for a new router make sure you check out our guide to modems and routers so you know which features you need and what they do.

179 listings

Best Router

ASUS RT-AC68U
  • Award Winner 2022
  • 2021
4.3 from 138 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

With a strong connection, wide range, and an arsenal of easy-to-use features, the ASUS RT-AC68U helps you connect to the world around you.

Reliable connection
Can connect to many devices simultaneously
Excellent range
  • Build Quality
    4.6 (20)
  • Value for Money
    4.5 (20)
  • Ease of Setup
    4.2 (19)
  • Reliability
    4.5 (19)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    4.5 (19)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, Built-In Malware / Anti-Virus Protection, External Antennas, Mesh Compatible, Mobile App Control, Parental Controls and Quality of Service
  • Number of Ethernet Ports5
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 ac, 802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports1
  • Dimensions 160 x 220 x 83.3 mm
2nd Best Router
TP-Link AC1600 Archer VR600 / VR600v

TP-Link AC1600 Archer VR600 / VR600v

 · includes 2 listings
4.0 from 67 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

The TP-Link Archer VR600 and VR600V modem routers are reliable units that give you speedy connection and come packed with features - they're made to get the job done and more.

Price (RRP) $199.00 to $209.00

Widespread coverage
Stable NBN connection
Rarely drops out
  • Build Quality
    4.1 (20)
  • Value for Money
    4.5 (20)
  • Ease of Setup
    4.3 (20)
  • Reliability
    4.0 (20)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    4.1 (20)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, Quality of Service, External Antennas, Parental Controls and Mobile App Control
  • Number of Ethernet Ports4
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 b, 802.11 g, 802.11 n and 802.11 ac
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports0
Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 VDSL/ADSL D7000
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

Netgear’s AC1900 D7000 Nighthawk uses beamforming technology and external antennas to give you a speedy connection throughout your whole home or office.

Price (RRP) $268.00

Wide range
Fast internet with many devices connected
Connection sometimes unreliable
  • Build Quality
    2.8 (41)
  • Value for Money
    2.1 (43)
  • Ease of Setup
    3.2 (42)
  • Reliability
    2.1 (42)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    3.4 (42)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, External Antennas, Mobile App Control, Parental Controls and Quality of Service
  • Number of Ethernet Ports4
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 ac, 802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • DSL SupportADSL, ADSL2, ADSL2+, VDSL and VDSL2
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports1
  • Dimensions 50 x 285 x 185 mm
  • NBN CompatibleNo
NetComm AC1600 NF17ACV
3.8 from 49 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,600 Mbps

Price (RRP) $190.00

ASUS AC1900 DSL-AC68U
4.0 from 40 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $299.00

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Netgear Orbi
  • Award Winner 2021

Netgear Orbi

 · includes 3 listings
3.5 from 68 reviews
Frequency BandTri-Band (2.4GHz, 2 x 5GHz)

The Netgear Orbi boasts tri-band technology, the quickest available internet speeds, and a set-up time of near minutes - features that make us think this device is well worth a shot.

Price (RRP) $649.00

TP-Link AC1900 Archer VR900
4.9 from 15 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $249.00

TP-Link AC1900 Archer D9
4.1 from 27 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $199.00

D-Link Python AC1600 DSL-2888A
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $249.95

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3.4 from 56 reviews
Frequency BandSingle-Band (2.4GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $39.99

D-Link Taipan AC3200 DSL-4320L
Frequency BandTri-Band (2.4GHz, 2 x 5GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $549.95

Huawei E5186
3.6 from 33 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)

Price (RRP) $99.00

ASUS RT-AC88U
4.2 from 18 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed2,167 Mbps

Price (RRP) $379.00

Google Nest Wifi
3.6 from 30 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
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4.4 from 14 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $219.78

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Netcomm NF10WV
3.2 from 30 reviews
Frequency BandSingle-Band (2.4GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $130.00

TP-Link N300 TL-WR841N
4.3 from 11 reviews
Frequency BandSingle-Band (2.4GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $35.00

Netgear Nighthawk X4S VDSL/ADSL AC2600 D7800
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,733 Mbps

Price (RRP) $499.00

TP-Link AC1200 Archer VR400

TP-Link AC1200 Archer VR400

 · includes 2 listings
3.6 from 17 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed867 Mbps
ASUS ROG Rapture GT-A Series

ASUS ROG Rapture GT-A Series

 · includes 3 listings
4.4 from 10 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz) and Tri-Band (2.4GHz, 2 x 5GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed2,167 Mbps and 4,804 Mbps

Price (RRP) $499.00 to $769.00

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