The Netgear XR700 X10 is a 'top of the range' VPN Router and just wins as our preferred router with the Netgear R9000 X10 coming a close 2nd .
The XR700 has Tri-Band 2.4GHZ/ 5GHZ / 60MHZ AD7200 WIFI with 3000sq ft coverage and a very nice Quad Core 1700MHZ CPU. This build quality of this router is stunning and it is brimming with hardware features not seen on cheaper models which includes six GigaBit LAN ports, LED illuminated high-gain antennas and all housed in a metal vented chassis. The XR700 X10 is rock solid, It easily copes with multiple connected devices, streams up to 4K IPTV and allows protected online gaming whilst still protecting all of the devices on your network. Suitable for larger houses ~ AD7200 (7.2Gbps) Nighthawk XR700 AD7200 Smart WiFi router is industry’s fastest router for media streaming. Nighthawk X10 with 802.11ac and 802.11ad WiFi technology delivers ultra-smooth 4K streaming, VR gaming and instant downloads. With a powerful 1.7GHz Quad-Core Processor and Quad-Stream architecture, you can enjoy combined wireless speeds of up to 7.2Gbps†. MU-MIMO supports simultaneous streaming, while 160 MHz doubles WiFi speeds to mobile devices. Four patent pending external active antennas amplify WiFi signals to maximize range and throughput. loaded with the Guardian Security App with 30 VPN providers pre-installed The Guardian Security App allows you to connect to your VPN provider at a click of a button - no more complicated configurations or VPN Client edits to change server.
- Guardian Security Router App
- DNSCrypt - Turns regular DNS traffic into encrypted DNS traffic that is secure from eavesdropping, man-in-the-middle attacks and defeats any ISPs 'Transparent DNS Proxy' like Sky in the UK by encrypting the DNS lookups
- Kill Switch
- OpenVPN client and server PPTP client
- Advanced Qos (Quality of Service) controls for bandwidth allocation to your various Network connections.
- WDS wireless bridging/repeating protocol AKA the "Repeater Bridge" mode, which allows you to easily expand your network using a second wireless router.
- Built-in DNS (Domain Name System) caching - speeds up your connection to an array of sites
- VLAN (Virtual Local Area Network) Support NAT (Network Address Translation) support
Netgear XR700 Guardian Security App VPN Router