Belkin F7D8301 Play N600HD Wireless Dual-Band N+ Router

  • Belkin F7D8301 Play N600HD Wireless Dual-Band N+ Router
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  • Guest network.
  • Two USB ports.
  • BitTorrent client.


  • Slug slow NAS performance.
  • DLNA compliant media server runs on a host PC, not the router.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Web User on 100

The Belkin Play Max N600 HD is a great router, offering high-end features in an easy-to-use package. It isn’t the fastest of the routers on test but it’s up there with the best – you get superb performance with only a slight drop-off at longer...

By Macworld Australia on 80

Routers are a standard household appliance. In fact, we’d guess that more routersare sold each year than toasters.The modern network router is a complex device that needs to take an inbound network connection – usually from a cable or ADSL...

By Craving Tech on

The Belkin Play Max N600 HD Wireless N Dual-Band Router is a router that is suitable for those who don’t want to get their hands dirty on manual configurations or don’t know much about networking. You simply open the package, follow the instruction...

By TechRadar on 80

Although the award for cheapest router of the day sadly can't go to the Belkin Play Max N600 HD – the TP-Link TL-WR1043ND has most other routers licked in that regard – it nevertheless offers the greatest range of features and the best performance for...

By CNET Australia on 60

With a few major shortcomings, the Belkin F7D8301 Play N600 HD Wireless Dual-Band N+ Router is only a good buy for non-Mac owners who intend to use the 5GHz band for their primary...

By Appletell on 100

Play N600 HD. Bear in mind, though, that all of my network devices are from Apple and Nintendo. Routers...

By Maximum PC on 70

Today's premium Wi-Fi routers push the boundaries of design, features, and range You’ve been getting by with the cheapie router you bought two years ago, so why should you upgrade now? In a word: Performance. And features. Oh, sorry. That’s two words....

By Maximum PC on 70

Homey don't play dat The Belkin Play Max’s claim to fame was a fat set of hardware features and a generous collection of apps that ran not on the router but on client PCs connected to the router. In relaunching the Play Max as the Play N600 HD, Belkin...