Best wireless routers under 100$ for home

There are several routers on market with great wireless speed, choosing the best wireless router under 100$ will be a difficulty because of the big market. We have listed wireless routers under 100$ currently on market for home usage.
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TP-Link Archer C7 Wireless Dual Band

Best wireless routers under 100
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TP-Link Archer C7 with supporting 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz dual band frequency giving it up to 1300Mbps data transfer speeds.
With Dual-USB ports it has the capability to server local files and media over network, with 2.0 USB file sharing the speeds may not be as good as 3.0 USB, like some routers support.
Having three external antennas will give this router a good wireless coverage. Supporting parental control, DynDNS, port forwarding and access schedule listings for more control over the wireless network.

Pros Cons
Three extrenal antennas No USB 3.0 support
Great wireless speed No VPN support




RouterWifiLan portsLan speed 
TP-Link Archer C7 Wireless Dual Band802.11ac4 ports1GbpsCheck price
TP-Link AC1200 Gigabit Wireless802.11ac4 ports1GbpsCheck price
Linksys WRT AC1200802.11ac4 ports1GbpsCheck price
ASUS RT-N66R Dual-Band Wireless-N900802.11 b/g/n4 ports1GbpsCheck price
Asus Dual-Band Wireless-N600 Gigabit Router802.11 a/b/g/n4 ports1GbpsCheck price
NETGEAR AC1600 Dual Band Wi-Fi802.11 a/b/g/n4 ports1GbpsCheck price
Linksys AC1600 Wi-Fi Wireless Dual-Band+802.11 a/b/g/n4 ports1GbpsCheck price

TP-Link Archer C5 AC1200

TP-Link AC1200 Gigabit Wireless
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Archer C5 has 4 gigabit lan ports and two wireless extrenal antennas, it is basically a cheaper version of ther Archer C7.
Router has two USB 2.0 ports for file/printer sharing. It also supports parental control, wireless access schedules and local host controlling. AC1200 has maximum speed 867 Mbps over 5Ghz band network, it also supports 2.4Ghz network with speeds up to 300Mbps. Coming with TP-Links utility it is easy to use and configure.

Pros Cons
Two extrenal antennas No USB 3.0 support
Price is lower No VPN support

 

 

Linksys WRT AC1200

LINKSYS WRT1200AC
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Linksys is a know brand for quality, this routers supports USB 3.0 and has a dual-core processor for better data handling and transfer speeds.
Coming with Linksys supported app for easy configuration and management also supporting parental control. AC1200 gives this router speeds up to 867Mbps with dual-band 2.4Ghz/5Ghz and two external antennas for better wireless coverage.

Pros Cons
Two extrenal antennas Pricey
USB 3.0 support No VPN support
ESata port

ASUS RT-N66R Dual-Band Wireless-N900

ASUS RT-N66R Dual-Band Wireless-N900
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Supports up to 900Mbps wireless speeds over 5Ghz band network, optimized performance for heavy load stability with 256MB ram.
Expanded Wireless coverage with three high-powered detachable antennas. Powerful and easy management for controlling device over tablet, phone or desktop computer using browser. Supporting web flor monitoring and guest networking control. Having compatibilty with VPN IPSec, PPTP and L2TP.
This router also supports 3G/4G data sharing over two USB 2.0 ports.

Pros Cons
Three extrenal antennas No USB 3.0 support
VPN Support
3G/4G Support


Asus Dual-Band Wireless-N600 Gigabit Router

Asus Dual-Band Wireless-N600 Gigabit Router
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N600 is a pretty cheap router for home without having any antennas. With supporting dual-band 300+300 Mbps it will give you the best gaming experience over wireless network.
This wireless router also supports 3G/4G data sharing, weights only 330g, and is stylish for every home room. This router also supports IEEE 802.11n dual-band network.

Pros Cons
Cheap No USB 3.0 support
Stylish No antennas
VPN Support

NETGEAR AC1600 Dual Band Wi-Fi

NETGEAR AC1600 Dual Band Wi-Fi
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Supporting USB 3.0 for great file sharing speeds over local network and having a 800MHz dual-core processor it can give you a good network quality.
AC1600 Wireless router is great for large homes with the capabilites doing over 1000Mbps (300+1300MBps). Coming with NETGEAR genie App for easy configuration, ideal for homes with more than 10 wireless devices.

Pros Cons
USB 3.0 No external antennas
Great wireless speed Pricey

Linksys AC1600 Wi-Fi Wireless Dual-Band+

Linksys AC1600 Wi-Fi Wireless Dual-Band+
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Linksys is a know brand in networking for a long time, configuring and controlling this device is really easy with apps or by a website provided by LinkSys. This wireless router has four gigabit ports and a Dual-Band wireless support for speeds up to 1300Mbps. Supporting DLNA media server sharing over local network for great media access. Having QOS traffic management to reduce buffering by prioritizing high bandwidth activites.

Pros Cons
USB 3.0 No external antennas
AC1600 up to 1300Mbps Pricey