Router

  • Hands-on with the D-Link COBRA, their fastest ever AC5300 MU-MIMO Router

    Lets face it, Australia’s internet speeds have fallen by international standards, so we need to maximise the connections we have. As the NBN rolls out, Aussie households need to consider the device that connects them to the internet and if weather you’re not yet on the NBN, or you...
  • Telstra launching Gateway Max 2 next month, stronger, faster WiFi (updated)

    Telstra has announced the release of their latest router, the Telstra Gateway Max 2. This upgraded model provides faster streaming speeds and stronger Wi-Fi signals so you can stream move video to more places in your home. We reached out to Telstra because we know you guys love the...
  • Review: Netgear Nighthawk X8 router perfect for NBN

    The latest router from Netgear is another in a growing list of NBN-focused routers. This means they’ve ditched the modem and are all about turning higher-speed connections into super-fast WiFi to power the growing list of devices around your home. Netgear are pitching this router to those who want the...
  • Review: D-Link DIR-895L AC5300 Ultra WiFi Router

    D-Link’s latest router in their Ultra Performace Series is future looking with no modem in sight. The DIR-895L features no less than 8 antennas to allow for maximum transmission of data between itself and your growing list of WiFI devices. It supports the fastest 802.11 standard, AC5300. This router is unapologetically...
  • D-Link’s got a new 802.11AC spider that could be your perfect NBN router

    As our escalating thirst for internet overtakes us, we need to take every step possible to make sure the internet coming into our homes reaches our devices at the highest speed possible. Pair that need with the increasing availability of the NBN in many parts of Australia (now available...
  • ASUS claims ‘world fastest WiFi’ with RT-AC5300 Router

    If you’re wondering about the future of WiFi speeds in the house, wonder no more. Asus have just announced a new insane router at IFA. The sexy upside-down red-back spider is known as the RT-AC5300. This router features no less than 8 antennas to make sure the 2.4GHz and...
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    Review: D-Link 2890AL Wireless Modem Router

    I never thought I would ever say this about a modem or router ever.. but the D-Link 2890AL is actually  sexy piece of kit. On top of that, it packs super quick dual-band wireless AC speeds and USB 3.0 inputs for media sharing – impressive spec sheet, but does...
  • Review: Billion 7800NXL Triple WAN, NBN-ready router

    As far as networking goes, Billion is the cream of the crop for enthusiast hardware. With a swathe of features including triple-WAN support, Wireless-N 300 Mbps, 3G/4G LTE support, and a built in NAS, the 7800NXL is the swiss army knife of routers, but in an easy to use...
  • Belkin’s 802.11 AC Gigabit Router retails for $279.95

    We first brought you news of the new AC standard for WiFi a few months back, but come the middle of August, you’ll be able to buy it in Australia. Belkin’s AC1200 DB Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Router is also known as model number F9K1113 and sells for A$279.95...