- Easy to set up
- Excellent performance as an 802.11ac router
- Lacks advanced router features, including WDS, VPN, and cloud services
- DLNA, ftp, and iTunes servers
- Slow performance as a 802.11n router on the 2.4GHz band
- Very slow reading a single large file from USB hard drive
At A Glance
Western Digital's My AC1300 is very strong on the 5GHz band; less so on the 2.4GHz band. While it lacks a few advanced router features, most consumers won't miss them.
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