Linksys WRT610N Simultaneous Dual-N Band Wireless Router

  • Linksys WRT610N Simultaneous Dual-N Band Wireless Router
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Based on 19 scores, 29 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    7
  • Good:
    11
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Coverage area.
  • Data transfer speed.
  • Simultaneous dualband.

Cons:

  • Expensive.
  • Antenna can't be tweaked

Expert reviews and ratings

By 5FWD on 80

The Linksys by Cisco WRT610N is a great choice as a replacement router. It's a dual-band device, and features like a USB key and the ability to stream movies make it an impressive media hub. Linksys by Cisco WRT610N is tagged with Linksys by Cisco...

By Craving Tech on

Linksys WRT610N is a simultaneous dual-N band router. Traditionally, wireless connections were done only on the 2.4 GHz band – which means most of your wireless devices such as your phones, mouse, keyboard, and others are sharing the same crowded...

By Tom's Hardware UK on

Under its gleaming hood, the WRT610N sports four gigabit Ethernet ports, custom QoS settings according to program and port range, and a single USB port for external storage. With this, you can create...

By PC Pro on 83

Fast and with good range in both 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands. An excellent all-round router...

By PCWorld India on 80

The Linksys WRT 610N wireless router performs quite well, with its speeds within the coverage area. There are no adjustable external antennae, so you so you cannot adjust them for best speed and range according to your own usage environment. This is...

By ComputerPowerUser on 90

What’s unusual is Linksys’ dual-band performance. Simultaneous dual-band means the router can communicate to one client (or more) on the 2.4GHz band and another on 5GHz. The two bands can’t be bonded for a single client, but you can, for example, put...

By PCQuest on

Today, many organizations provide notebooks or other Internet surfing devices to their employees to enhance productivity. Now to sustain a wireless network that can support these devices, one should choose...

By BCCHardware on 92

Linksys is not a new name in the home networking market and their parent company, Cisco, has roots that run deep in the enterprise market. They are often one of the first names many people think of when it comes to home networking and today we have...

By BrightHub on 100

Netgears RangeMax failed me when it came to signal strength; as much as I wanted to avoid Linksys brand of routers, I was left with no other choice but to go with what I knew would likely work best, and that was the Linksys Simultaneous Dual-N Band...

By PC Authority on 83

Although it’s not a screamer at short range, the good long-range performance (at 5GHz at least) makes the Linksys WRT610N an attractive choice...

By Gadget Guy Australia on 80

As progress in the field of wireless data transfer continues at a breakneck pace, new wireless devices are set to use a new band of the RF spectrum: 5GHz.Until now, wireless devices like PC adaptors and the PlayStation 3, have used the 2.4GHz band....

By Expert Reviews on 80

Sleek design and great performance justify the relatively high price. The WRT610N was one of the most aesthetically appealing routers on test, sporting a glossy finish, with the aerials hidden from view inside its slim plastic chassis. Status LEDs...

By PCWorld New Zealand on

There are only a handful of dual-band routers on the market, and the WRT610N from Linksys (backed by parent company Cisco) is the first one to hit our test centre. As with other recent models, such as the WAG160N, Linksys has opted for a flat, sleek...

By CNET Australia on 76

Linksys dual-range wireless router has a lot going for it, but still doesnt meet the 802.11n hype requirements....

By Techworld on

The dual-band Linksys WRT610N doesn’t come cheap but this is an advanced-spec router, with USB storage and great performance. The dual-band feature is most useful for those with a mixture of 2.4 and 5GHz...

By Good Gear Guide on 95

Though the WRT610N isn’t first to the Australian market with simultaneous dual-band operation, it’s definitely one of the fastest and most consistent at the moment. Setting it up can be slightly annoying, but these minor niggles are easy to...

By Macworld on 50

Linksys has tried to improve the WRT610N and make it easier for Mac users to work with. But it has not succeeded. All the problems I found could be solved through firmware updates to fix obvious bugs, and better packaging and explanation of its...

By AsiaOne on

LINKSYS WRT610N offers wireless-n performance on the 5GHz and 2.4GHz bands simultaneously.The 5GHz band caters to streaming media and provides more than seven times the number of non-overlapping wireless channels, making for clearer transmission.The...

By SmallNetBuilder on

Second generation of popular dual-radio, dual-band Draft 802.11n...

By cnet on 79

The WRT610N can satisfy both 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz wireless clients with its solid performance, great design, ease of use, and its ability to work as a network storage device when coupled with an external hard drive. Price range: $149.99 -...