The Motorola MX1200 can inexpensively help fill in Wi-Fi dead zones with the combination of reasonably good performance and an easy setup routine.
Looking for a router that handles all your devices and will keep going strong for years? We've got the buying advice you need.
While it can theoretically do some good on very crowded networks, Netgear's QoS protocol can also create more problems than it solves.
Netgear's Nighthawk XR500 Pro Gaming Router lives up to its name by delivering the online goods for serious gamers with a low-latency, high-performance design. The XR500 leaves other gaming routers in the digital dust.
Antivirus firm Symantec developed a simple web-based test to see whether your router might be infected by the VPNFilter malware.
The D-Link DSL-2750B wireless router/DSL modem, distributed by Verizon, is under attack from the Satori Internet-of-Things botnet.
Simple, small and straightforward, the Netgear EX6120 AC1200 Essentials Edition Wi-Fi range extender is a snap to set up, but it disappoints on performance, and the company provides support for only three short months. It's a likely letdown for users.
Need to beef up your Wi-Fi network but don't want an extender that stands out? The easy-to-hide Linksys RE7000 Max-Stream AC1900+ Wi-Fi range extender is a great choice when you want to fill dead zones.
If buying the cheapest Wi-Fi extender is all that matters, get the $26 Coredy E300, but be ready for disappointing performance and range.
The Netgear Nighthawk X6S tri-band Wi-Fi mesh extender proves bigger can be better when it comes to filling in the gaps in your home's Wi-Fi network.
It might be big for a plug-in extender, but TP-Link's RE650 has the power to extend a network into uncovered areas. But it could cost as much as your router and could block adjacent AC outlets.
Dangerous malware targets Asus, D-Link, Linksys, Netgear and other routers. You should update the firmware and reset the router. Here's how.
Reset your router, because it may have been infected by Russian hackers. We've got instructions on how to do this.
After years of ignoring its Wi-Fi router hardware, Apple has made it official: the company is discontinuing its AirPort line of products.
82 percent of British broadband users never change their router administrative password, and 48 percent don't know why they should.
Looking for the best of everything in a router? Netgear's Nighthawk X6S delivers tri-band technology, speed and a slew of features.
If you're worried about the Slingshot malware, you don't really have to be — but it never hurts to update your router, anyway.
Got Wi-Fi dead zones? A dusty old router can be easily transformed into a wireless network extender to get whole-house Wi-Fi.
Samsung's Connect Home Pro combines a home automation hub with a powerful Wi-Fi router, showing what the future of wireless at home looks like. We just wish it was more customizable.
At CES 2018, McAfee unveiled its own identity-protection service as well as a partnership with D-Link to protect a smart home.
With a design aimed at reducing the network lag for gamers, the Linksys WRT 32X combines a Killer Prioritization engine to apportion a home's bandwidth with a quick setup and an excellent interface. Alas, this yields mediocre performance.
Here's a quick overview of modems and routers, how they work together to bring you wireless connectivity and why they're best kept separate.
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