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The list below is for recommended routers that will support your devices and allow you to get the most out of your UTOPIA Residential Service.

The list is not in a particular order, its purpose is to help you match wired and wireless needs with your home. 

Many capable routers are not listed here. This list is a compilation of routers that we have seen work well with our service. 

List of Recommended Routers 

Best


Router

Interface

Ranges

Vendor

1

NIGHTHAWK® 8-STREAM WIFI 6 MESH EXTENDER

extenderWi-Fi 1-6NETGEAR
2AX11000-Nighthawk Tri-Band AX12 12-Stream Wi-Fi 6 Router10/100/1000/2500Wi-Fi 1-6 NETGEAR

Excellent


Router

Interface

Ranges

Vendor

1AC1900 Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router With Circle with Disney10/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-5NETGEAR
2Nighthawk AC2400 Smart WiFi Router10/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-5NETGEAR
3ROG Rapture GT-AC290010/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-5ASUS
4RT-AC88U10/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-5ASUS
5RT-AC66U Dual-band 3x3 AC1750 10/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-5ASUS
6RT-AC66R Dual-Band AC175010/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-5ASUS
7AC2600 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Router (Archer C2700)10/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-5tp-link

Good


Router

Interface

Ranges

Vendor

1TP-Link AC1750 (Archer A7) 10/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-5tp-link
2N900 WiFi Dual Band Gigabit Router -- Premium Edition10/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-4NETGEAR
3RT-N66U Dual-band 2x2 N900 Wifi 4-port Gigabit Router10/100/1000Wi-Fi 1-4ASUS


Wi-Fi Standards

Wifi Version

Wi-fi Protocol

Frequency

Speed


WiFi 1802.11b2.4 GHzUp to 11 Mbps
WiFi 2802.11a5 GHzUp to 54 Mbps
WiFi 3802.11g2.4 GHzUp to 54Mbps
WiFi 4802.11n2.4 GHz & 5GHzUp to 300 Mbps
  • Basic Browsing & emails
  • Working from Home
  • Video Streaming
WiFi 5802.11ac5 GHz

Up to 433 Mbps (1x1) 

Up to 864 Mbps (2x2)

Up to 1300 Mbps (3x3)

Up to 1733 Mbps (4x4)

  • HD Video Streaming
  • Multiple Devices
WiFi 6

802.11ax

2.4 GHz & 5GHzUp to 3.5 Gbps

Typically used when other devices benefit from speeds higher than 1 Gbps.

  • Local storage
  • Streaming 8k video
  • A large number of concurrent devices
  • Gaming


Additional Questions

If you have any questions about whether your router will work with our service please send us an email at support@voonami.com and we will let you know if it is a good fit.