Category: Router & Networking

A fast internet connection is nothing without a good router to go along with it. Ditch your ISP’s router and take a look at our list of the best routers you can buy, and extend your range with the latest Wi-Fi extenders and mesh network routers.

Netgear Orbi Outdoor (RBS50Y)

What is the Netgear Orbi Outdoor (RBS50Y)? As soon as the sun starts shining, we tend to move out to the garden where we run into a common problem: a

Netgear Orbi Voice

What is the Netgear Orbi Voice? With wireless mesh systems, smart assistants and speakers in every room, you may feel as though your home is slowly filling up with small

BT Complete Wi-Fi Review

What is BT Complete Wi-Fi? The BT Whole Home Wi-Fi Mesh system proved to be a big success. Generally fast and well priced, it made for a decent upgrade for

Asus Blue Cave Review

What is the Asus Blue Cave? The Asus Blue Cave is a dual-band Wi-Fi router that’s geared towards smart home owners with its support for Amazon Alexa and IFTTT. It

Netgear RBK20 Orbi Review

What is the Netgear RBK20 Orbi? Although the original Netgear Orbi (the RBK50) was the first and, arguably, the best Wi-Fi mesh system available, its high price at launch has

Netgear Nighthawk XR500 Pro Review

What is the Netgear Nighthawk XR500 Pro? The Netgear Nighthawk XR500 Pro is a router for gamers. Its raw specs aren’t groundbreaking; it’s possible to find models with higher-speed dual

TalkTalk Wi-Fi Hub Review

What is the TalkTalk Wi-Fi Hub? For most people, their router is the one that ships with their broadband connection. While most ISP’s have upped their game, providing faster and

Asus Lyra Review

What is the Asus Lyra? The Lyra is Asus’ first foray into the world of mesh routers. This whole-home Wi-Fi system includes three separate units that work together to provide

Synology DiskStation DS218j Review

What is the Synology DiskStation DS218j? Across Synology’s bewildering array of models, a ‘j’ suffix generally denotes a cheaper, home-orientated model. Synology describes the two-bay DS218j as ‘entry-level’, but its

Google Wifi Review

What is the Google Wifi? The Google Wifi has become something of a poster child for the new wave of home networking systems that do away with routers and Wi-Fi

Ubiquiti AmpliFi Mesh Wi-Fi System Review

What is the Ubiquiti AmpliFi Mesh Wi-Fi System? The Ubiquiti AmpliFi is a mesh networking kit, designed to provide excellent Wi-Fi coverage through the use of multiple Wi-Fi nodes that

Asus ROG Rapture GT-AC5300 Review

What is the Asus ROG Rapture GT-AC5300? The Asus RT-AC5300 was one of the fastest routers we’ve ever tested, but its high price and modest number of Ethernet ports meant