Best wireless router

Updated July 16, 2017 to include our review of the Netgear Orbi RBK30 WiFi System. Unfortunately, it’s not as good as its pricier stablemate, the Orbi RBK50, which we’ve chosen as the best wireless router currently available.A great wireless router is an essential element of tech life, whether you’re building out a smart home or you just want the best experience streaming music and video at home. We pick the best models here, because even those of us fortunate enough to have ethernet drops in every room have devices—smartphones and tablets, for instance—that depend on Wi-Fi to connect to the home network if not the internet.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here