Best Routers

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179 listings
TP-Link AC1600 Archer VR1600v
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps
  • Build Quality
    2.7 (70)
  • Value for Money
    2.6 (67)
  • Ease of Setup
    3.7 (64)
  • Reliability
    2.5 (64)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    2.9 (66)
  • FeaturesParental 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
  • DSL SupportADSL, ADSL2, ADSL2+, VDSL and VDSL2
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports0
  • Dimensions 57 x 212 x 159.8 mm
  • NBN CompatibleYes
TP-Link AC2800 Archer VR2800
3.1 from 22 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed2,167 Mbps

Price (RRP) $349.00

  • Build Quality
    3.7 (10)
  • Value for Money
    3.1 (11)
  • Ease of Setup
    4.5 (11)
  • Reliability
    3.1 (11)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    3.6 (11)
  • 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 Ports0
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports2
  • Dimensions 37.3 x 263.8 x 197.8 mm
  • NBN CompatibleYes
D-Link N300 DSL-G225
3.8 from 12 reviews
Frequency BandSingle-Band (2.4GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $129.95

  • Build Quality
    3.7 (3)
  • Value for Money
    4.3 (3)
  • Ease of Setup
    5.0 (3)
  • Reliability
    3.7 (3)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    3.7 (3)
  • Number of Ethernet Ports5
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • DSL SupportADSL2+ and VDSL2
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports0
  • Dimensions 150 x 155 x 60 mm
  • NBN CompatibleYes
ASUS RT-AX88U
4.9 from 7 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed4,804 Mbps

Price (RRP) $599.00

  • Build Quality
    5.0 (6)
  • Value for Money
    4.3 (6)
  • Ease of Setup
    5.0 (5)
  • Reliability
    5.0 (5)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    5.0 (5)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, Built-In Malware / Anti-Virus Protection, External Antennas, Mesh Compatible, Mobile App Control and Parental Controls
  • Number of Ethernet Ports9
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 ac, 802.11 ax, 802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports2
  • Smart Home CompatibilityAmazon Alexa and IFTTT
ASUS RT-AC66U Series

ASUS RT-AC66U Series

 · includes 2 listings
4.1 from 9 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $125.00 to $145.00

  • Build Quality
    5.0 (1)
  • Value for Money
    5.0 (1)
  • Ease of Setup
    4.0 (1)
  • Reliability
    5.0 (1)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    5.0 (1)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, Quality of Service, External Antennas, Parental Controls, Mesh Compatible, Mobile App Control and Built-In Malware / Anti-Virus Protection
  • Number of Ethernet Ports4 and 5
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 b, 802.11 g, 802.11 n and 802.11 ac
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1 and 2
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports0 and 1

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ASUS RT-AC58U
4.6 from 7 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed867 Mbps

Price (RRP) $139.00

  • Build Quality
    4.0 (3)
  • Value for Money
    4.7 (3)
  • Ease of Setup
    4.3 (3)
  • Reliability
    3.7 (3)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    4.7 (3)
  • FeaturesExternal Antennas, Mobile App Control, Parental Controls and Quality of Service
  • Number of Ethernet Ports1
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 ac, 802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports0
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports1
  • Dimensions 36 x 207 x 149 mm
  • NBN CompatibleNo
Ubiquiti UniFi Security Gateway

Latest review: Definitely a part of the unifi ecosystem. upgrading from a top-end all-in-one ASUS modem/router/AP gave me the following: - network stability and general increase from hours to weeks/months between

Price (RRP) $189.00

  • Build Quality
    5.0 (2)
  • Value for Money
    4.0 (2)
  • Ease of Setup
    3.0 (2)
  • Reliability
    5.0 (2)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    5.0 (1)
  • FeaturesQuality of Service
  • Number of Ethernet Ports4
  • Dimensions 135 x 135 x 28.3 mm
TP-Link AC1750 Archer C7
3.8 from 10 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $153.50

  • Build Quality
    3.3 (3)
  • Value for Money
    4.0 (3)
  • Ease of Setup
    4.3 (3)
  • Reliability
    4.0 (3)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    3.7 (3)
  • FeaturesExternal 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 Ports0
  • Dimensions 32.5 x 243 x 160.6 mm
Synology RT2600ac
4.8 from 6 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,733 Mbps

Price (RRP) $309.00

  • FeaturesBeamforming, External Antennas, Mesh Compatible and Parental Controls
  • Number of Ethernet Ports4
  • 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 77 x 280 x 169 mm
  • NBN CompatibleNo
ASUS RT-AC86U
4.4 from 7 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,600 Mbps

Price (RRP) $279.00

  • Build Quality
    4.2 (5)
  • Value for Money
    3.8 (5)
  • Ease of Setup
    4.0 (5)
  • Reliability
    4.2 (5)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    4.0 (5)
  • 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 mm
ASUS AC750 DSL-AC52U
3.6 from 10 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed300 Mbps

Price (RRP) $129.00

  • FeaturesBeamforming, External Antennas, 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 Ports0
  • Dimensions 21 x 15 x 36 mm
  • NBN CompatibleNo
Xiaomi Mi WiFi Router 3
5.0 from 5 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed867 Mbps

Price (RRP) $76.99

  • Number of Ethernet Ports2
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 ac, 802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1
  • Dimensions 177.3 x 131 x 195 mm
Tenda MW3 AC 1200
3.4 from 8 reviews
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,200 Mbps

Price (RRP) $69.00

  • Build Quality
    3.1 (7)
  • Value for Money
    3.4 (7)
  • Ease of Setup
    3.8 (6)
  • Reliability
    3.2 (6)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    3.3 (6)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, Mesh Compatible, Mobile App Control and Parental Controls
  • Number of Ethernet Ports2
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 ac, 802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports0
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports0
  • Dimensions 90 x 90 x 90 mm
  • NBN CompatibleNo
TP-Link TD-W9970

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4.2 from 5 reviews
Frequency BandSingle-Band (2.4GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed300 Mbps
  • Build Quality
    4.0 (1)
  • Value for Money
    5.0 (1)
  • Ease of Setup
    3.0 (1)
  • Reliability
    4.0 (1)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    4.0 (1)
  • FeaturesQuality of Service, External Antennas and Parental Controls
  • Number of Ethernet Ports4
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports0
Netgear AC1200 WiFi VDSL/ADSL D6220
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed900 Mbps

Price (RRP) $272.00

  • Build Quality
    3.0 (6)
  • Value for Money
    1.7 (6)
  • Ease of Setup
    2.0 (5)
  • Reliability
    1.3 (6)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    3.2 (5)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, External Antennas and Quality of Service
  • Number of Ethernet Ports4
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 ac and 802.11 n
  • DSL SupportADSL and VDSL
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports0
  • Dimensions 41 X 240 x 182 mm
  • NBN CompatibleNo

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ASUS ZenWiFi AX (XT8)
4.0 from 5 reviews
Frequency BandTri-Band (2.4GHz, 2 x 5GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed4,804 Mbps

Price (RRP) $899.00

  • Build Quality
    4.5 (4)
  • Value for Money
    3.8 (4)
  • Ease of Setup
    2.8 (4)
  • Reliability
    4.3 (3)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    4.0 (3)
  • FeaturesMesh Compatible, Mobile App Control and Parental Controls
  • Number of Ethernet Ports4
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 ac, 802.11 ax, 802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports1
  • Smart Home CompatibilityAmazon Alexa and IFTTT
  • Dimensions 160 x 75 x 161.5 mm
D-Link Cobra AC5300 DSL-5300
2.4 from 14 reviews
Frequency BandTri-Band (2.4GHz, 2 x 5GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed2,167 Mbps

Price (RRP) $499.95

  • Build Quality
    2.9 (9)
  • Value for Money
    1.6 (10)
  • Ease of Setup
    3.1 (10)
  • Reliability
    1.8 (9)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    3.4 (10)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, External Antennas and Parental Controls
  • Number of Ethernet Ports5
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 ac, 802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • DSL SupportADSL and VDSL
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports1
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports1
  • Dimensions 216 x 330 x 96 mm
  • NBN CompatibleYes
D-Link Viper AC2600 DSL-3900
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,732 Mbps

Price (RRP) $379.95

  • Build Quality
    4.2 (5)
  • Value for Money
    2.6 (5)
  • Ease of Setup
    3.7 (6)
  • Reliability
    2.8 (6)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    2.7 (6)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, External Antennas and Parental Controls
  • Number of Ethernet Ports5
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 ac, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • DSL SupportADSL2+ and VDSL2
  • Number of USB 2.0 Ports0
  • Number of USB 3.0 Ports1
  • Dimensions 184.1 x 258.8 x 45.5 mm
  • NBN CompatibleYes
Tenda AC6 AC1200 Smart Dual-Band Wifi Router
Frequency BandDual-Band (2.4GHz, 5.0GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed867 Mbps

Price (RRP) $45.00

  • Build Quality
    4.0 (1)
  • Value for Money
    5.0 (2)
  • Ease of Setup
    5.0 (2)
  • Reliability
    4.5 (2)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    4.5 (2)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, External Antennas and Parental Controls
  • Number of Ethernet Ports4
  • Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a, 802.11 ac, 802.11 b, 802.11 g and 802.11 n
  • Dimensions 49 x 220 x 141.5 mm
TP-Link AC4000 Archer C4000

TP-Link AC4000 Archer C4000

 · includes 2 listings
4.0 from 4 reviews
Frequency BandTri-Band (2.4GHz, 2 x 5GHz)
Maximum Wireless Speed1,625 Mbps
  • Build Quality
    4.0 (4)
  • Value for Money
    4.5 (4)
  • Ease of Setup
    4.8 (4)
  • Reliability
    4.0 (4)
  • Wi-Fi Range
    5.0 (4)
  • FeaturesBeamforming, Quality of Service, External Antennas, Parental Controls, Mobile App Control and Built-In Malware / Anti-Virus Protection
  • Number of Ethernet Ports5
  • 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 Ports1
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