Editors Liked

  • Fast throughput
  • Easy setup
  • Cool bubble design
  • Sophisticated guest access
  • DLNA media server
  • Maintains channel bonding on the 2.4GHz band
  • Dual USB ports to support storage and a printer
  • Very good performance at the 5GHz band, decent at 2,4 GHz
  • USB drive for printer and external drive sharing
  • Will support 11ac standard

Editors Didn't Like

  • No mobile apps or widgets
  • Requires second router for 802.11ac speeds
  • Last place finish on most benchmarks
  • Supports only two spatial streams on each band
  • Pitifully slow file transfer speed over USB port