An internet connection has become one of the basic necessities of the 21st century. With the pandemic, the increase in the demands of the work-from-home job for a very good internet connection at home.
I had been using my mobile phone network’s hotspot for at least two weeks at home when I realized I needed a good connection and internet speed. I was actively looking to install a router which led me to do a comparative analysis of a few high-in-demand Wi-Fi routers in the market.
A wireless router lets multiple people access the internet at the same place and time and is very easy to install. It lets you use the same connection on multiple devices (laptops, mobile phones, desktops, etc.).
Setting it up properly is also very important which can be done with the help of routerlogin.one, then and only then will you be able to bring out the full potential of your router.
Hence, it is convenient to use, easy to set up, and costs less as well.
The key components to look at while buying the best Wi-Fi router are internet speed support, network coverage, and the price. Based on that, here’s my suggestion for the five best Wi-Fi routers for your budget.
TP-Link Archer MR400 AC1350 Wireless Dual Band 4G LTE Router
It provides a simultaneous dual-band Wi-Fi network, with maximum speeds of up to 300 Mbps on the 2.4 GHz band and 867 Mbps on the 5 GHz band, and has a 4G LTE SIM slot good enough for any remote locations. The dual-band Wi-Fi provides good network coverage and comes at a price of rupees 6000-6300. This range is higher than the others but has equally more and better features.
TP-Link TL-MR3620 AC1350 3G/4G Wireless Dual Band Router
This is another of the TP-Link products but with both 3G and 4G provision of SIM slots. It can give you a speed of up to 150 Mbps and a maximum speed of 300 Mbps if you switch between LAN and WAN. It is quite affordable and will cost you between 3500-3800 rupees.
Netgear R6400-100INS AC1750 Dual-Band Smart Wi-Fi Router
It gives a good performance and comes in a good range of rupees 1900 to 2000. It is powered by a 2.4GHz processor and gives you a speed of up to 1700 Mbps with faster transfer rates. For displaying HD content, this router is equipped with something called MIMO technology. There are four ethernet ports to connect your devices to the modem physically.
D-Link DIR-615 Wireless-N300 Router
This is the most common router in the market, with a speed of 300 Mbps, reliable and affordable Wi-Fi connection (2.4Ghz frequency band). This will cost you around ₹1000-1500. There are two antennas, 4 LAN ports, and even has NAT firewall protection. The best part is that it comes with a three-year warranty period.
TP-Link AC750 Dual Band Wireless Cable Router
If you are a gamer and need speed, then this one of the bests in the market with 750 Mbps Dual Band Wi-Fi – Simultaneous 2.4GHz 300Mbps and 5GHz 433Mbps connections for 733Mbps of total available bandwidth. It will cost you between 1500-2000 rupees.
There are many more options available in the market, but these are my personal bests based on reviews and ratings. All the routers, as mentioned earlier, give good performance and range for home-based internet connection.
Hope you find the best one here too!