Awful wireless uplink throughput stability
Given its high variation in routing download throughput, high wireless uplink throughput variation, WAN DHCP lease problems, low simultaneous routing sessions and basic routing and wireless features, there are simply much better choices available.
Small and good looking unit
Netgear's DGN1000 is an 802.11n wireless router with a built-in ADSL2+ modem. It's a small and good looking unit that's designed for basic tasks such as Internet sharing and standard-definition video streaming across your LAN. Consider it if you want a simple wireless router to use in an apartment or small house.
Full set of routing features
The MI424WR has enough speed to handle the fastest Verizon FiOS 30 Mbps down / 5 Mbps up service with throughput to spare. Its feature set is extensive, but can be hard to access through a user interface that's easy to get lost in and frequently annoying with its ineffective warning/nag screens. However, its firewall port forwarding and filtering features will handle just about any scenario that you could want and you get QoS controls, too.
the security audit feature is excellent and highlighted quite a number of very common oversights that non-security focused admins make which were easily rectified.
If you have a small office or a number of branch offices/remote offices and are looking for an easily managed unified security, routing, switching and wireless network system then the Cisco 890 family of Integrated Service Routers should definitely be on your short-list for evaluation.
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