Amazon offers the NETGEAR Nighthawk X8 AC5000 Smart 802.11ac Wi-Fi Router for $199.99 shipped. That’s good for $50 off the regular going rate, matches our previous mention and is the best offer available. Over 4,500 shoppers have left a 4.1/5 star rating

We also spotted the Linksys AC1600 802.11ac Smart Wi-Fi Router for $49.99 shipped at Best Buy’s eBay store. Also available direct. It goes for $100 normally, so today’s deal nets you $50 in savings. It carries a 4.2/5 star rating.

NETGEAR Nighthawk AC5000 features:

  • TRI-BAND WIFI —Up to 600 + 2166 + 2166Mbps to deliver more Wi-Fi for more devices
  • MU-MIMO—Go faster by simultaneously streaming to multiple devices
  • GIGABIT WIRED —Six Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports with the ability to aggregate two ports for faster file transfers
  • DYNAMIC QOS —Intelligently prioritizes video streaming & gaming
  • Compatible with Amazon Echo/Alexa – Control your home network using voice commands
  • FOUR ACTIVE ANTENNAS —Enhance weak signal and reduce interference

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