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For many, the internet is a necessity as important as electricity and transport. Fundamental parts of life just don’t work without the internet anymore. Even jobs are moving online; in the United States alone, remote work grew 173% from 2005 to 2018 and it got even higher last year. So, it goes without saying that you need a good internet connection, and one the best things you can get to make that happen is a high-quality router.
If you want a good, consistent connection for both work and play, then you’ll want to check out these top-rated Wi-Fi routers. It helps that they’re on sale for Cult of Mac’s semi-annual sale.
Tenda AC23 Smart Wi-Fi Router
This router is Amazon’s Choice because it puts out up to 2033 Mbps and has a built-in signal amplifier. If you want a strong connection that can go through walls and has a faster processing speed with minimal lag, then this is the router you should be looking at.
For a limited time, you can get the Tenda AC23 Smart Wi-Fi Router for $84.15 (reg. $139) if you use the coupon code ANNUAL15 for an extra 15% off.
Meshforce M3 Mesh Wi-Fi System, Up to 4,500 Sq.ft Coverage
The Meshforce M3 looks like no other router, and it works like no other too. Optimized for up to 4,500 sq.ft of coverage, this router can give you speeds up to 300Mbps. Behind the secure WPA/WPA2 encryption, your data will be safer than it might be with other routers. And if you have kids, then you can use the built-in parental controls to manage their internet access.
Get the Meshforce M3 Mesh Wi-Fi System for $121.54 (reg. $145) when you use the coupon code ANNUAL15.
Meshforce M3s Mesh Wi-Fi System
Also from Meshforce, this is more than a single router. With the M3s Wi-Fi System, you can cover your whole home with multiple mesh points that will give every nook of your house the same strong connection. The connection is stable and each mesh point supports Gigabit Ethernet ports to optimize your internet speeds.
Get the Meshforce M3s Mesh Wi-Fi System for $143.64 (reg. $172) using the coupon code ANNUAL15.
Meshforce M3s Mesh Wi-Fi System (White)
This last Wi-Fi System from Meshforce brings the same excellent performance as the M3s but is suited to a different aesthetic. Many routers are clunky and interrupt the look of your room, but these sleek white routers will suit a different look and feel while still giving you the same excellent signal throughout your home. Easy to set up and extremely reliable, Meshforce M3s points are what you want if you’re looking to have the same strong signal throughout your home.
Get the Meshforce M3s Mesh Wi-Fi System (White) for $140.24 (reg. $169) using the coupon code ANNUAL15.
Speedefy AC2100 High Speed Pro Wi-Fi Router
If you need fast internet that won’t lag when you have a lot of devices connected, you’ll want the Speedefy AC2100. The dual-core CPU and four antennas will keep your connection steady, even if you have up to 35 devices connected. Covering 2,000 sq ft, this router is great for large homes with a lot of busy people, or any home with a variety of devices that need a reliable internet connection all of the time.
For a limited time, you can get the Speedefy AC2100 High Speed Pro Wi-Fi Router for $62.89 (reg. $74) if you use the coupon code ANNUAL15.
Speedefy AX1800 Smart Wi-Fi 6 Router
This next Speedefy router uses its top-of-the-line connection to transmit data to multiple devices (up to 40!) at the same time. 2,500 sq ft of coverage and beamforming technology means you’re going to have the same 1.8Gps connection anywhere in your home.
Get the Speedefy AX1800 Smart Wi-Fi 6 Router for $67.14 (reg. $79) using the coupon code ANNUAL15 for 15% off.
Speedefy AC1200 Home Wi-Fi Router
This final Speedefy router supports 20 devices at once and can still give you a strong connection for 1,200 sq ft of your home. The dual band connection and 5GHz speed means you’ll be surfing the internet without any trouble. You will even notice the minimized buffering on videos and other aspects of your browsing, and that’s because of the MU-MIMO technology that the AC1200 brings to your network.
Get the Speedefy AC1200 Home Wi-Fi Router for $36.54 (reg. $43) when you use the coupon code ANNUAL15.
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