Editors Liked

  • Simple setup. Can be managed locally or remotely. Apps extend feature set. Supports 11ac. Two USB ports for storage and printers
  • The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router AC 1750 HD Video Pro EA6500 offers solid performance and lots of cloud-based features. It's also very good-looking

Editors Didn't Like

  • Bottom Line, The cloud as management console with Connect Cloud raises the bar for router management and that capability coupled with fine performance makes the Linksys EA6500 a top choice
  • The Linksys EA6500's performance with existing pre-802.11ac clients could use some improvement, and the router is comparatively expensive