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Netgear Nighthawk review: One of the best 802.11ac routers you can buy

If you want the best Wi-Fi on the market, it’s this or the Asus RT-AC68U

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Revealed! The best and worst 802.11ac Wi-Fi routers of 2013

Find out which routers rose to the top and which ones sank to the bottom after we subjected them to our comprehensive lab tests.

Asus RT-AC68U review: The best router on the market, priced accordingly

This is a great 802.11ac router for both home and small-business use

Buffalo WZR-1750DHP 802.11ac Wi-Fi router review: Respectable feature set, mediocre performance

It’s better—and cheaper—than Trendnet’s TEW-812DRU V2, but that's still not saying much for this also-ran router.

Linksys EA6900 802.11ac Wi-Fi router review: Too expensive for what’s delivered

This 5GHz 802.11ac router delivers its best performance as an 2.4GH 802.11n router.

Trendnet TEW-812DRU V2 router review: Barely the basics

Sometimes, cheap means inexpensive; other times, it just means cheap. This router may save you a little money, but don't expect anything beyond basic features and performance in return.

D-Link DIR-868L 802.11ac Wi-Fi router review: Fast and surprisingly inexpensive

You’ll find all the performance and most of the features you need in this bargain-priced router.

Set up port forwarding with an AirPort base station

We show you how to navigate the treacherous networking waters by setting up port forwarding.

Skydog review: Tomorrow’s network-management features; yesterday’s hardware

This router's awesome cloud-based management features are undercut by its ultraconservative hardware, which is based on the old 802.11n standard.

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The top PC accessories for $200 or less

A nice router, handy storage, or cool headphones all make great holiday gifts.

Judge refuses to dismiss Netgear's router fraud lawsuit against Asus

Netgear says Asus is illegally juicing its routers, and it looks like the accusations will get their day in court.