To better manage your local network and easily browse the Internet, you need to buy a good WiFi router . Its common sense. A better router; a better internet connection and hence, less ping on your online gaming endeavors. But the question still remains… how do you choose a good Wifi router?
In this article, we will not only just give you our best recommendations but we will also be outlining what makes a good router. Let’s start with the first product we recommend:
Lets have a look at NETGEAR'S Nighthawk
NETGEAR Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router (R6700) - AC1750 Wireless Speed (up to 1750 Mbps) | Up to 1500 sq ft Coverage & 25 Devices | 4 x 1G Ethernet and 1 x 3.0 USB ports | Armor Security
•Recommended for up to 25 devices: Reliably stream videos, play games, surf the internet, and connect smart home devices
•Wired ethernet ports: plug in computers, game consoles, streaming players, and other nearby wired devices with 4 x 1 gigabit ethernet ports
•Safe & secure: Supports WPA2 wireless security protocols. Includes Guest WiFi access, DoS, Firewall, VPN, and more.
Nighthawk is built for serious gaming, With a speed of 1700Mbps, it can easily help you achieve even the most demanding of activities like 4K Streaming, Downloading huge files quickly and of course, lag-less online gaming. The product’s title itself boasts about the huge range to which it transmits WiFi- 1500 sq. ft.
That’s more than enough range you would require to make sure that WiFi is accessible to every corner of your room, office, workplace etc. It can also support up to 25 devices including smart home devices.
This is especially important because the current trend of having a lot of smart home devices that need to connect to your WiFi puts a lot of routers off the list as they cannot support so many devices at the same time.
Lets have a look at TP-Link AC1750
TP-Link AC1750 Smart WiFi Router - Dual Band Gigabit Wireless Internet Router for Home, Works with Alexa, VPN Server, Parental Control&QoS (Archer A7)
•Industry leading 2 year and Free 24/7 technical Support
•Gigabit Router with 4 Gigabit LAN ports, fast access to Multiple connected wired devices, Ideal as a gaming router
•JD Power Award —Highest in customer satisfaction for wireless routers 2017 and 2019
•Dual band router upgrades to 1750 Mbps high speed internet(450mbps for 2.4GHz + 1300Mbps for 5GHz), reducing buffering and ideal for 4K streaming Comparable to the router NETGEAR R6700
If we all know one thing about TP-Link, it’s that their routers are some of the best in the market. And with the AC1750, the brand has done it again. This router is perfect for not just gaming but for all activities that you can come up with when it comes to internet. Enjoy connecting up to 50 devices within a 2500 sq. ft range for even the most demanding of activities with up to 1750Mbps high speed internet.
Lets have a look at TP-Link AC5400
TP-Link AC5400 Tri Band Gaming Router – MU-MIMO, 1.8GHz Quad-Core 64-bit CPU, Game First Priority, Link Aggregation, 16GB Storage, Airtime Fairness, Secured Wifi, Works with Alexa (Archer C5400X)
•WiFi Router Made for Gamers: Leading edge 1.8 GHz 64 bit Quad-core CPU and 1G RAM accelerates loading
•Advanced security: Protect your network and connected devices with a free lifetime subscription to TP-Link HomeCare featuring next-level antivirus, robust parental controls, and QoS.
•8 Gigabit LAN ports and 1 Gigabit WAN port, with Link Aggregation, you can team two ports to double connection speed
•Dynamic optimization prioritizes traffic to gaming activity to eradicate latency
We already said enough good words about why you should trust TP-Link when it comes to WiFi. Now lets cut right to the point, the router that you see above (and yes, we are going to admit that it is beautiful) looks and performs like its built for gaming. It can offer speeds of up to a staggering 2167Mbps. It pays special priority to any gaming activity happening on the WiFi and gives it the most speed it can. It also has its own RAM to speed up loading and an antivirus to keep your devices secure.