Linksys EA4500 Dual-Band N900 Router with Gigabit and USB

  • Linksys EA4500 Dual-Band N900 Router with Gigabit and USB
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Based on 21 scores, 27 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    5
  • Good:
    11
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Intuitive user-friendly setup.
  • Sleek and clean design.
  • Fast for an 802.11n router.

Cons:

  • No 802.11ac support.
  • Performance could use some improvement.

Expert reviews and ratings

By uk.hardware.info on -

None of the routers in this test performed poorly, but there were enough differences that we can draw a few conclusions. If you don't want to spend too much but still want decent performance, then the best options are the Linksys EA2700, Netgear...

By PC World on 80

The N900 is a strong wireless performer, but it's hard to recommend at its current price point because it has such a limited feature set. The Asus RT-N66U is much more powerful, has many more features, and it costs...

By Macworld UK on 80

The Linksys EA4500 is a more affordable alternative to Apple’s own Airport Extreme router. It provides similar features, but if you shop around online you can pick it up for less than £100, compared to £139 for the Airport Extreme. Like the Airport...

By PC Authority on 67

On paper, the specification for Linksys' EA4500 doesn't look unusual. It's a top-of-the-range, dual-band cable router, capable of maintaining concurrent triple-stream networks over both 2.4GHz and 5GHz. The claimed top speed in both bands is...

By Computeractive on -

Router interfaces can be confusing and full of jargon. With its new EA4500 router, Cisco has tried to solve this problem by using an attractive graphical interface that can be accessed via a web browser from anywhere in the world.This new system is...

By LaptopMag on 90

The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router EA4500 router offers good performance and useful apps for making the most of your home...

By TechRadar on 80

The Linksys EA4500 isn't like a normal router. It's more like a glimpse at the future of networking. The specification list includes dual-band Wireless-N, DLNA certification and support for gigabit Ethernet - although the imminent ratification of...

By Reseller News on -

The top-of-the-line Linksys EA4500 continues Cisco’s tradition of delivering highly attractive, yet unobtrusive, routers packed with a tonne of features. It’s about the size and heft of a Kindle, with a silver band down its centre, matte-grey wings...

By Craving Tech on -

The Cisco Linksys EA4500 is a powerful dual band wireless router with a sleek design, great signal strength, USB slot for quick & easy files sharing, and most importantly, supports the new Cisco Connect Cloud.With the Cisco Connect Cloud, you can view...

By CNET Australia on 70

We can see where Cisco was going with Connect Cloud, but there are simply too many problems with its execution to recommend. We'd advise installing the classic interface as soon as possible, or opting for another...

By Good Gear Guide on 60

The Linksys EA4500 offers good speed in the 5GHz band and is a good choice if you are in the market for a router that can supply up to 450Mbps in this band. Its CD installation process did not go smoothly for us though and we had to revert to good old...

By Trusted Reviews on -

Cisco Cloud Connect user interface 2.4GHz & 5GHz dual bands 802.11b/g/n Four Ethernet Ports, one USB 2.0 Cloud Computing has long been touted as the service to revolutionise the way we use our devices. The likes of DropBox, iCloud, OnLive, Spotify,...

By Macworld Australia on 80

Although it’s pricey, the Linksys EA4500 is a great router for the home or small office.Related Tags: EA4500, linksys, mac, macworld, macworld australia, network, review, router Be Sociable, Share! Print this article Comments Related PostsGroup Test:...

By cnet on 80

Running Cisco Connect Cloud firmware, the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router EA4500 makes an excellent router for those who want a fast and advanced home network that's easily manageable from...

By PC Mag on 80

The EA4500 is the update to the Linksys E4200 v2, designed to work with new upcoming router software from Cisco. Performance-wise it's on par as the E4200 v2, but for a chunk more change....

International Review By Hardware.Info on -

In het algemeen kun je zeggen dat geen enkele router die we in deze test hebben besproken echt door de mand valt. Dit neemt niet weg dat er wel degelijk een duidelijk onderscheid te maken is binnen deze selectie. Wil je niet te veel geld uitgeven, maar...

International Review By chip.com.tr on 95

Yeni nesil bir ürün satın alıyorken 5.0 GHz yayın teknolojisini önemsemeniz gerektiğini belirtelim. Özellikle yüksek çözünürlükteki videoların kablosuz olarak aktarımında 5.0 GHz teknolojisi oldukça işe yarıyor. 450 Mbps'lik hız da rakiplerini...

International Review By Planet sans fil on 89

Ce routeur à tous pour plaire, un design magnifique, de la puissance, une installation facile et une interface via le cloud qui permet à n’importe qui de le configuré à sa guise. La seule ombre au tableau est que le serveur DLNA ne prend en charge...

International Review By PCWorld Italia on 70

Un buon router con un servizio Cloud intelligente, ma le condizioni contrattuali sono preoccupanti. E' ancora disponibile il firmware senza CCC che non richiede il controllo remoto del...

International Review By pcmagazine.ru on 80

Двухдиапазонный маршрутизатор, флагман новой серии сетевых решений для домашних сетей, обозначаемой индексом EA. Это семейство было представлено компанией Cisco весной 2012 г....