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If you have any area in your home separated from the router by 30 feet and two or more walls, you’ll see noticeably better and more reliable performance with the R7000P.
I’ve been a professional system administrator and IT consultant for more than 20 years.
A busy evening in a typical home could have one person downloading game updates in a bedroom, another watching TV in the living room, and a third browsing the Web sitting on the couch—and all of that traffic demands routers that can provide fast performance for lots of devices at once.
That’s made us a lot pickier about what routers we accept as best for the most people, and a lot more interested in new features like band steering and a third wireless band. Though all modern routers are at least dual-band—one slower but longer-range 2.4 GHz band and one faster but shorter-range 5 GHz band—it’s not easy to take full advantage of both bands.
That means right out of the box it will work better than any router you’ve ever had, and you’ll never have to decide which band to connect to.
The R7000P features noticeably longer range than previous Nighthawk routers on both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands, and its full-featured Web interface is easy for novice and expert users alike.
In the meantime please make sure to look out for firmware updates and keep up on security patches, and we’ll keep you posted.
Netgear’s R7000P is a dual-band, three-stream 802.11ac router with simple, functional, load-balancing band steering, which minimizes frustration by automatically distributing your connected devices between the router’s two wireless bands.
These routers are a good fit for apartments or small-to-medium houses with three or four people on the network.
If you’re on a budget or if you have only a few Wi-Fi devices in your house, Netgear’s R6700 offers great range and speed for under 0.
We are aware of a newly publicized issue that potentially affects the security of a majority of Wi-Fi devices and we are trying to get info from manufacturers on forthcoming patches.
We tested this feature very carefully—unfortunately, some theoretically band-steering routers have the misguided idea that they should connect your device to the “strongest” signal, which ends up cramming everything onto a single 5 GHz band again. Tri-band routers have an extra 5 GHz band in addition to the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands of a dual-band router.
This allows more devices to connect and be busy at once without slowing the network down so much.