These days its difficult to go anywhere without asking about the Wi-Fi. It has become a daily way of life and internet accessibility is becoming more and more important. Focusing on strengthening your own Wi/Fi connection is a great way to ensure a solid gateway to the internet at all times. There are a number of different products and options available to not only help extend your signal, but also to help secure it. Here are a few different options to consider.
Securifi Almond – (3 Minute Setup) Touchscreen Wi-Fi Wireless Router / Range Extender / Access Point / Wireless Bridge
The Securifi Almond is a touchscreen Wi-Fi wireless router, range extender, access point, and wireless bridge. It is claimed to be very easy to set up and on average 95% of customers have it set up in 3 minutes or less. There is no need for any device to be connected for set up. It is universal and is compatible with any existing router.
Luma Home WiFi System (3 Pack) – Surround WiFi Extender and Router, Simultaneous Dual Band 2.4/5GHz, Parental Controls/Security, Gigabit Speed, WPA/WPA2 Encryption
The Luma Home Wi-Fi System is a surround Wi-Fi extender and router that is compatible with Alexa. It also offers an impressive simultaneous dual band 204/5GHz. The Luma allows you to get speed everywhere with the fastest Wi-Fi in every corner of your home on all devices at once. There are also available setting to pause and set content filter ratings. You can be sure that your home will be protected with Lumas enterprise grade cyber security that blocks hackers, malware and unknown devices.
Linksys AC1200 MAX Wi-Fi Gigabit Range Extender / Repeater with High-Gain Antennas (RE6500HG-FFP)
Linksys has set the standard again with their AC1200 MAX Wi-Fi Gigabit Range Extender/Repeater with High-Gain Antennas. Using cross band technology, the dual wireless bands now have the ability to receive information on one band and transmit information on the other. A very nice feature of the AC1200 is the RE6500 audio jack on the back. This enables the user to be able to connect audio to the headphone jack and stream audio wirelessly. You can also extend the range of up to four wired devices.
ASUS RT-AC88U Wireless-AC3100 Dual Band Gigabit Router, AiProtection with Trend Micro for Complete Network Security
The ASUS RT-AC88u wireless AC3100 Dual Band Gigabit router offers AiProtection with trend micro for total network security. Boasting the 1024-QAM technology, the ASUS is 80% faster with 5 GHz at up to 2100 Mbps. There are also eight gigabit LAN ports for up to eight Ethernet-compatible devices to connect simultaneously. The Aiprotection also ensures your online safety by using automatic vulnerability detection, malicious site blocking and parental control settings.
D-Link Wireless AC2600 Range Extender and Access Point with 1 Gigabit Port (DAP-1860)
D-Link has now introduced their wireless AC2600 Range Extender and Access point with 1 Gigabit port. Using MU-MIMO technology, this device handles high-bandwidth network traffic on multiple devices. The smart signal indicator helps the user locate the best location optimal Wi-Fi coverage through out your home. There is also a feature called Smart Beam Forming that tracks your connected devices for enhanced Wi-Fi- speed.
URANT Wireless Router Wi-Fi Range Extender Amplifier Wireless Access Point / Repeater Mode Mini AP Router Network Signal Booster Dual External Antenna Complies IEEE802.11n/g/b with WPS
URANT will now be offering their Wireless Router Wi-Fi Range Extender Amplifier Wireless Access point. It will also include the Repeater Mode Mini AP Router Network Signal Booster Dual External Antenna. The URANT offers powerful functions with three working modes including router, extender, and AP modes. The dual antenna offers access to high speed and 300 Mbps data transfer.
NETGEAR N300 Wi-Fi Range Extender – Wall Plug Version (WN3000RP) (Certified Refurbished)
The NETGEAR N300 Wi-Fi range extender extends wireless coverage by simply plugging it into any outlet. Its very easy and quick to set up and can be connected to most mobile devices. There are LED lights on the front of the device that shows the optimal location for placement. Just find the right spot, plug it in, an enjoy your extended network throughout your home.
D-Link Wireless Range Extender (DAP-1330)
D-Link has created their version of a wireless range extender. This product allows you to eliminate dead zones and extend your Wi-Fi network range. While this device is compatible with almost any wireless device or router, it is designed specifically for homes that have been pre wired for Ethernet. This product quickly sets up with the push of a button.
D-Link Wireless AC1200 Dual Band Wi-Fi Gigabit Range Extender & Access Point (DAP-1650)
The D-Link Wireless AC1200 dual band Wi-Fi gigabit range extender and access point offers greater flexibility and reduced interference. It is also designed to include backward compatibility and secure wireless encryption. The AC1200 has four Gigabit Ethernet ports for high speed wired connections. An added bonus is the ability to set up this router using the QRS app. No direct connection required.
eero Home WiFi System (Pack of 2) – Blanket Your Home in WiFi, Replaces Wireless Router and Range Extender, Gigabit Speed, WPA2 Encryption
The Eero home Wi-Fi system is a unique alternative to a Wifi Range ExtenderWireless Bridge RouterWireless Access Point. You will no longer have dead zones in your home due to the blanket of Wi-Fi it creates. This product comes in a two pack and each device covers approximately 10000 sq. ft. This also features Gigabit Wi-Fi speed capability and uses TrueMesh technology.
There are many options for Wifi Range ExtenderWireless Bridge RouterWireless Access Point. There have been a few discussed in this article. The important thing to focus on are your specific needs and how each product can best serve that need. While some of these products create a full home blanket of coverage, others just extend coverage to one room. Knowing where and when you need this coverage will allow you to make the best choice on how to accomplish it.