WiFi extenders and routers reviews

WiFi range extenders and mesh

wifi range extender

Access points create new WiFi reception areas within a house. Stand along access points are suitable for a budget multi-room home WiFi network. Access points require Ethernet cables. WiFi range extender, also called WiFi repeater, extends WiFi network within a house. WiFi extender has limitations - proximity to WiFi router, no more than two extenders in a chain, possible instability, dropouts of the WiFi connection. Prices are from $40.

WiFi internet over power adapters

internet over power adapter

Overpower adapters extend ethernet from the router to other rooms using power lines; no cables required. Prices are from $60 for a pair.

Home WiFi routers and modems

WiFi router with antivirus

Basic routers and modems in one are suitable for home or office internet. They provide a WiFi reception area within a house, typically within 15 meters radius on open space with up to 20 WiFi simultaneously connected devices. Prices are from $40.

Commercial WiFi access points and mesh

Open Mesh WiFi access point

WiFi and mesh networks with several access points are good for office or public WiFi installations, house wide WiFi and where 100+ WiFi users connected at once. Mesh WiFi systems usually provide additional management, monetization and security features. However, a pure wireless WiFi mesh may not be effective in big houses with concrete walls and ethernet cabling required. Prices are from $130 per device.

Network switches

network switch

Network switches extend the number of Ethernet ports available from the router. POE network switches supply power to WiFi access points. Prices are from $30

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