If you’re getting WiFi service in your home or office, a wireless router is essential for multiple devices to connect to the internet. When shopping for a wireless router the technical jargon accompanying each product may be a bit overwhelming for the technically un-inclined average Joe. Fret not, because we’ve got your back. Here are our top picks for Wi-Fi routers in Malaysia.

1. D-Link DIR-885L AC3150 MU-MIMO Ultra WIFI Router

Best long-range Wi-Fi for office

Price from RM699.00

shopping_cart Lazada Malaysia RM699.00

If you’re planning to get a Wi-Fi router for your office or an area larger than the average home, the D-Link DIR 885L is for you. The router is built on the latest AC Wave II technology which supports multiple users without visible lag in connection speed.

Additionally, it boasts a built-in Wi-Fi extender with a 4 X 4 antenna to provide extra strong Wi-Fi range and signal for up to 500 meters. The Quick VPN secure remote access also supports direct office surveillance from the optional My D-Link Camera.

5 people added this to their wishlist

2. TP-LINK MR200 AC750 Dual Band 5Ghz Router Modem

Wi-Fi router with SIM card slot

Price from RM359.00

shopping_cart Shopee Malaysia RM359.00

If you are using a mobile broadband connection, then this TP-Link router should be your choice for a Wi-Fi router. With a built-in SIM card slot supporting YES 4G LTE, Maxis, Celcom, Digi and most broadband internet providers, you can share your connection with multiple devices.

The MR200 provides stable wireless connections and fast (up to150Mbps) download speeds even with multiple users. The product is plug and play and requires no configuration settings, just insert your SIM card and turn it on.

4 people added this to their wishlist

3. ASUS Router STD WIFI N300MBPS 3-IN-1 (RT-N12 D1)

Router with bandwidth control

Price from RM169.00

shopping_cart Lazada Malaysia RM169.00

The ASUS STD N300 is equipped with bandwidth control via 4 SSIDs, which helps to minimize the impact caused when your internet connection is under heavy load. Just control the bandwidth allocation via the access controls.

This is older tech which has been surpassed by MiMo technology, but if you have a slower internet connection this may be the choice for you. Nonetheless, this Wi-Fi router does support the latest both Unifi and Maxis Fiber for faster connections.

4 people added this to their wishlist

4. Netgear Nighthawk X10 R9000 WiFi Router

Best Wi-Fi router for gaming

Price from RM2,449.00

shopping_cart Harvey Norman Malaysia RM2,449.00

If you are a gamer, then you would know that any slowdown in your network speed can make the difference between winning and losing. If you want to share your internet connection but don’t want to experience any lag caused, the Netgear Nighthawk X10 R9000 caters to your gaming needs.

With MU-MIMO, each device connected to your network is given its own dedicated full-speed Wi-Fi connection, so there is no slow down of the network even under heavy loads. This router supports up to 7.2Gbps of wireless speeds and delivers ultra-fast 4K streaming even for VR gaming. Another bonus is the USB ports on the router which allows you to connect a USB printer to your network.

1 people added this to their wishlist

5. D-Link DIR-850L Wireless Router

Wi-Fi router with parental controls

Price from RM348.00

shopping_cart Harvey Norman Malaysia RM348.00

If you’re a parent with kids at home, the DIR-850L by D-Link affords you some safety in the form of parental controls. This is a full-featured Wi-Fi router which gives you fast connections even with multiple devices connected, plus, the parental controls allow you to block any unwanted devices, sites and monitor your child’s internet activity.

1 people added this to their wishlist

6. Linksys AC1900 Multi User-MIMO Router

Best Wi-Fi router for multiple devices

Price from RM848.00

shopping_cart Harvey Norman Malaysia RM848.00

It’s important to ensure your Wi-Fi has some form of MIMO tech built-in if you plan on sharing your connection with many users. MIMO ensures that all connected users enjoy fast speeds without any visible lags in connectivity or download speeds. The Linksys AC1900 is one of the best Wi-Fi routers with MIMO providing dual WiFi bands and supporting speeds of up to 1.9Gbps for high bandwidth usage.

7. Netgear Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Router R8000 Router

Best Wi-Fi router for home and UniFi

Price from RM1,036.00

shopping_cart Harvey Norman Malaysia RM1,036.00

The Netgear X6 AC3200 R8000 Nighthawk was specifically designed for home use. It supports all major internet service providers including Unifi and comes with the latest tech to ensure fast connectivity for all devices on the network.

Besides that, the X6 supports speeds up to 3.2 Gbps and also employs Dynamic Quos for bandwidth prioritization by application and device. With the 6 built-in high-performance antennas, it ensures there are no dead zones in your house.

2 people added this to their wishlist

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