Editors Liked

  • Intuitive user-friendly setup
  • Sleek and clean design
  • Fast for an 802.11n router
  • Useful mobile apps and widgets
  • Offers excellent performance
  • Nice set of features
  • Completely new home networking experience with the Cisco Connect Cloud solution
  • Dual-band
  • Very good throughput at both bands
  • USB for connecting storage and printers

Editors Didn't Like

  • No 802.11ac support
  • Performance could use some improvement
  • Requires a live connection with Cisco for users to access and manage its features/settings
  • Expensive
  • Does not offer much performance advantage over similar and lower-priced dual-bands on the market