Top Rated 3G Wi-Fi Routers

A typical wireless router will provide the user Internet access in the areas where it is impossible to have conventional, wired Internet access. A 3G router will also make it possible to share a mobile Internet connection, without using any wires, with diverse Wi-Fi devices. When using a 3G router you can stay connected to the Internet no matter where you are in the world, due to 3G and 4G broadband technologies.¬†Choosing the best 3G router is not difficult if you know what’s important for you. Here are some of the most popular routers in 2016.

Netgear’s AC1750 Dual Band Gigabit wireless router was first sold in 2012. It provides fast Wi-Fi connections and implements the beamforming technology, which was created with the purpose of directing the Wi-Fi signals straight towards the clients that need them. Real life tests show that the router can reach speeds of up to 1750 Mbps. The simultaneous dual band mode improves the speed and reduces the interference. It is known that with standard 2.4 GHz routers, devices like microwave ovens, cordless phones, etc. can interfere with and diminish the Wi-Fi signal in the house.

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Apple’s Airport Extreme is another router that promises its possible users speeds of up to 1300 Mbps in wireless AC mode, and up to 450 Mbps in wireless N. Obviously, the router is designed by Apple, having 6 internal antennas and making use of the beamforming technology. Apple Airport Extreme has provided a consistent, reliable Internet connection.

The Netgear Nighthawk R7000 router was tested by PC World and PC Mag, and both sites have rated it as “excellent”. It has a 1GHz Dual Core processor with 256 MB of RAM and 128 MB of Flash Storage. Due to its dual-band operation, it can reach a speed of up to 1300 Mbps on wireless AC, and up to 600 Mbps on wireless N. Believe it or not, this router also has built-in parental controls, a feature we’d like to see in many more products of this type. The device also has two USB ports and can make use of an external storage¬†device, as well as host a printer. This means that people one can print wirelessly from other devices. Researchers at Data Alliance attribute its success to the three high quality antennas, which have a big gain.

Linksys EA6900 is preferred especially by those who don’t want to spend a lot of money on routers. Still, the affordable price does not mean that this router lacks in features. It has AC1200+ Wi-Fi, which means that it is close to three times faster in comparison with routers that use the Wireless N technology. Linksys EA6900 can provide seamless media streaming and makes use of the beamforming technology. When you buy this router, it also comes with the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi App, which allows the owner to configure and use the router from any smartphone or tablet.

The last on our list is D-Link DIR 868L, a cylindrical router that’s able to run in dual band mode, reaching maximum speeds of 450 Mbps and 1300 Mbps. The D-Link Cloud Management service lets the owner manage the network from virtually anywhere. Wired connectivity is also possible due to the existence of 4 Gigabit Ports. Besides all these, D-Link DIR 868 L includes an intelligent browser wizard and the Quick Router Setup mobile app. This router is a very good option for those that do not have large amount of money, but are interested in getting a reliable Wi-Fi connection in their house.