Netgear's feature-packed 802.11ad router has dropped to $350

From PCWorld Video Podcast
March 20, 2017 - 1:58pm
There was a time when routers were boring gray boxes that delivered the Internet. These days, the more expensive ones look like spaceships bristling for war with an impressive feature set to boot. That's exactly the look of the Netgear Nighthawk X10, a cutting-edge 802.11ad router on sale at Amazon today for $350.Originally priced at $500, the Nighthawk X10 has since dropped to around $450 or so, meaning the savings on this deal is about $100, not $150. Nevertheless, that's still a pretty good deal for a router this chock-full of features. First up, it of course supports 802.11ad Wi-Fi, a short-range super-fast wireless standard that isn't widespread just yet but offers much faster throughput than the 802.11ac standard.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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