Brian Nadel is a freelance writer and editor who specializes in technology reporting and reviewing. He works out of the suburban New York City area and has covered topics from nuclear power plants and Wi-Fi routers to cars and tablets. The former editor-in-chief of Mobile Computing and Communications, Nadel is the recipient of the TransPacific Writing Award.
Despite having short range, the Linksys EA8300 Max Stream delivers excellent speed at a good price.
The Reyee RG-E5 is an affordable Wi-Fi 6 router with quite a few tricks up its sleeve including the ability to be part of a mesh network.
The Asus ROG Rapture GT-AX11000 may be big and expensive but has been designed with gamers in mind with a slew of goodies and extras.
If you’re looking for a Wi-Fi 6 router that’s priced more like a budget one, the TP-Link Archer AX6000 should more than fit the bill.
The Asus RT-AX86U uses Wi-Fi 6 to deliver great performance at a reasonable price, making it the router to beat for gaming and everything else.
The Netgear Nighthawk RAXE500 sets a new standard for high-performance Wi-Fi, offering the first router with Wi-Fi 6e.
The best car heads-up displays can enhance your car’s dashboard, and make a bunch of useful information available at a glance.
The Nest Wifi Pro is a sleek and elegant looking mesh Wi-Fi system that’s easy to set up and configure but it falls short on performance and customizability.
The Linksys Atlas Max 6E is a premium mesh Wi-Fi system with plenty of ports and enough power to fill even a large house with a strong Wi-Fi signal.
The TP-Link Deco XE75 is a Wi-Fi 6E mesh system that punches well above its weight for the price with built-in security to boot.
The eero Pro 6e is a breeze to set up and reliable but it isn’t the fastest mesh router out there and falls short on range.
The Orbi RBK863SB offers improved speed and range at middle distances but is still quite an expensive for a Wi-Fi 6 mesh Wi-Fi system.
The Asus ZenWiFi Pro ET12 is an extremely fast Wi-Fi 6E mesh system with built-in security and an eye-catching design.
The TP-Link Deco X20 is an affordable mesh Wi-Fi system that can cover a home with a strong Wi-Fi 6 signal for less than the competition.
The Asus ROG Rapture GT6 may be one of the mesh routers for gamers but it delivers when it comes to features and speed, almost coming close to Wi-Fi 6E performance despite being a Wi-Fi 6 device.
The TP-Link Deco BE85 is a future-proof, Wi-Fi 7-equipped mesh Wi-Fi system with plenty of power under the hood.
Netgear’s Orbi RBE973 delivers blazing fast Wi-Fi 7 speeds with futureproof networking ports but the sticker shock of the three-packs’ price is difficult to stomach.
The ThinkDiag is a dependable Bluetooth-based OBD-II scanner, but it comes with an annual subscription cost
MyFICO may not have a VPN, password manager or malware protection but it does provide actual FICO scores and an excellent credit simulator.
Identity Guard Ultra protects your identity and lets you keep tabs on all your financial accounts and credit ratings but it lacks extra security tools.
McAfee+ Ultimate may be a new identity theft protection service but it comes bundled with McAfee’s antivirus and a VPN .
LifeLock Ultimate Plus is one of the most full-featured identity theft protection services but its range of plans can get confusing and top-tier protection doesn’t come cheap.