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This handy tool will help you find the best performing wired and wireless routers in a flash. It crunches through our deep product performance databases and sorts products into comparative rankings so that you can easily see which products perform the best without having to click through pages of charts.

Routers are ranked within class type only. Use the Class selector to change class. (Classes are explained here)

Test versions are indicated by bar color in the Router Charts. Bar color explanations can be found by clicking the Test Information button in the Charts. All test versions are selected by default. Checking box(es) sets a filter to show ranking for only products tested with that version. Rankings are renumbered based on the filter criteria used.

Important: Only products tested with the same test version are directly comparable, due to differences in test process.

The default view is Total router performance ranking sorted by Total Rank. Rank values are relative with lower = better.

Use the Rank selector to view the sub-rankings that make up the total rank. Use the [Switch To Sort By PRICE] link to sort the view by price.

Other functions available:

  • Click on the product name to see the review
  • Click on Performance to see the performance values used to calculate the rank
  • Click on Features to see a feature summary

A more complete explanation of the Router Ranker is here.

See this article for advice on choosing a wireless router.

Product Rank: AC1750 Router

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5 products found
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#1
20.0
AC1750 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router
Performance
Features
TP-LINK Archer C7 AC1750 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router

First QCA based AC1750 Class router, with Gigabit ports.

$ 86
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#2
25.0
AirStation Extreme AC 1750 Gigabit Dual Band Wireless Router
Performance
Features
Buffalo Technology WZR-1750DHP AirStation Extreme AC 1750 Gigabit Dual Band Wireless Router

Second-gen Broadcom CPU based AC1750 class router with USB 2.0 & 3.0 ports and good storage sharing

$ 290
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#3
33.8
AirPort Extreme (802.11ac)
Performance
Features
Apple ME918LL/A AirPort Extreme (802.11ac)

Second gen Broadcom-based draft 802.11ac router with Apple's standard features & limitations

$ 179
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#4
35.6
AC1750 Dual Band Wireless Router
Performance
Features
TRENDnet TEW-812DRUv2 AC1750 Dual Band Wireless Router

Updated model with 2nd generation Broadcom based AC1750 router with single USB 3.0 port and redesigned admin GUI

$ 74
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#5
43.8
Simultaneous Dual-Band Wireless AC1750 Media Router
Performance
Features
ZyXEL NBG6716 Simultaneous Dual-Band Wireless AC1750 Media Router

AC1750 class router with Gigabit Ethernet, two USB 2.0 ports and Qualcomm StreamBoost bandwidth shaping

$ 125
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