October 14th 2011 8:49 am

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PC World Feb 15, 2013

Whether you'€™re a consumer or a small business owner, and you demand products based on the rock-solid 802.11n standard, the Asus RT-N66U is the router to buy. It's fast, it's packed with features, and I havenâ't found one that's better.

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CNET Mar 22, 2012

Though not perfect, the Asus RT-N66U Dark Knight Double 450Mbps N Router would make an excellent network gateway for home and small-office environments.

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CNET AU Sep 25, 2012

While the RT-N66U may not have had the fastest 2.4GHz signal at close quarters, it certainly has the best range of any 802.11n router we've tested. Add to this the easy-to-use interface, leagues of options and the fact that it simply works — we can't help but recommend this.

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SmallNetBuilder Feb 6, 2012

If you're going to spend close to $200 for a wireless router, you should get a lot for your money. ... But other aspects of the product are a work in progress.

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Akkeresu Akkeresu

After dealing with sub-par routers and unmanagable messes from Cisco and Apple, I looked to my favorite hardware company, Asus, and was very surprised. It just works. It's fast, it's powerful, it's versitile, and it's not bogged down by crappy firmware. Not to mention support for DD-WRt/Tomato...

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kingsleyadam kingsleyadam

Best router I've ever owned by quite a long ways. It's extremely fast and reliable. Also set it up with DDNS tied to my server and it works perfectly. Great Buy!

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Gigabyte Gigabyte

Amazing performance and features. My only complaint is ASUS' firmware currently (Firmware Version: does not support Client Bridge Mode/Wireless Ethernet Bridge. It only supports WDS - Wireless Distribution System and a garbage Hybrid mode. TomatoUSB Version 1.28 by shibby has a Client...

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