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8.3 out of 10

Asus RT-N16 Router

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Reviews for Asus RT-N16 Router

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Overall 10
10

Amazing router

Mr. M. Tassoumt "Music fan", Amazon
10 May 2011
  • Summary: Probably the best consumer router one can find. There is no clear specs on the product description (nor on the product package) but this router carries 128Mo of ram, and a very fast processor (over 500Mhz Broadcom). while most routers have only 8 or sometimes 16Mo of ram. That's where changing the firmware to a proper Linux based system gets interesting. I installed the tomato firmware (with usb mod) and it rocks.
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Overall 10
10

Easy to Set up

Grey, Amazon
18 January 2011
Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Ease of use 6
6.0
Reliability 8
8.0
Ease of setup 8
8.0
Speed performance 10
10

A well rounded router that will do almost everything you need.

MrHollow, Ciao
18 April 2010
  • Excerpt: "...in terms of protection although Asus is still working on pushing new versions for this newly released router. It will protect you against DOS attacks but anything more will just pass right though it. The router comes with 2 built in USB 2.0 ports which allows the connection of Portable HDDs, Printers or Memory Units. With the original firmware you don't get a lot of options so you need to go to their site and update as soon as you install the router. ...
  • Pros: Custom firmware, fast ethernet and wireless
  • Cons: Original firmware lacks a lot of features, poort support from ASUS
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Overall 2
2.0
Value for money 2
2.0

User Review

Rhinus, Walmart
28 June 2014
  • Summary: I bought this router less than 6 months ago and suddenly it stopped working. I called customer support and spent 1.5 hours on the phone trouble shooting! Most of this time was spent doing the same steps time and time again.... After 1.5 hours they finally decide they will need to replace my router. They couldn't have decided that sooner? (He told me there was clearly a problem 5 minutes into the phone call.
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10
Features 10
10
Performance 10
10
Overall quality 10
10

great

Patt,, TigerDirect.com
14 May 2014
Overall 2
2.0

Avoid this if you want a router to work longer than 1-2 years

Sean B., Newegg
24 March 2014
  • Pros: It works well.. at first. Accepts tomato firmware. Average strength radio.
  • Cons: I've sold around 100 of these over the last year or so and about 15 have gone bad due to cheap caps. It's always the same thing, always the same cap. They use cheap 2000 hour caps on these. Why is a mystery, since they use higher quality ones on their motherboards. I'm guessing they just needed a place to use the cheap low quality capacitors.
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Overall 10
10

User Review

SpookyNeo, NCIX.com
2 February 2014
  • Summary: So I got this router few years ago (about 3 1/2 years) to install DD-WRT or Tomato on it. I tried both firmwares and decided to stick with Tomato. I never ran on the stock Asus firmware, so I can't comment on it. However, I will not comment on how good the open source firmwares are, but you should give them a go. The specs of this router are very good. With 128MB of RAM, 500MHZ of CPU and a 32MB Flash, you can have a lot of stuff running on this firmware.
  • Pros: Tomato/DD-WRT support, Very good specs (500MHZ, 128MB RAM, 32MB Flash), All Gigabit
  • Cons: Power supply is cheap
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Overall 10
10

Overall, this is good product for the price you pay (around $60 to $100).

golebanon, Ebay
8 January 2014
  • Summary: I purchased this product because it was already flashed with DD-WRT software at a reasonable price even though it is loaded in specs & features. It was easy to install & setup to work with Hide My Ass Free web proxy / VPN. It has been running for two weeks without any glitches except for one time I lost my VPN connection & had t reboot to get it to work.
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Overall 10
10

Good buy.

Wilson, B&H Photo
6 January 2014
  • Excerpt: It works well and delivers a higher speed than any other router that I have used.
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Fast Connection Speed
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Overall 10
10

User Review

Jonathan_R, NCIX.com
21 November 2013
  • Summary: This is the best router for the price, At work we only buy those for our customer, Install dd wrt for advance user, it will make the router even more powerfull
  • Pros: Fast, Reliable Wifi, A lot of function
  • Cons: None
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