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NETGEAR Orbi AC3000 Tri-Band Wi-Fi System Kit Review

By: Tyler Bernath | Routers & Access Points in Networking | Posted: Feb 13, 2017 11:47 pm
TweakTown Rating: 88%Manufacturer: NETGEAR

Tyler's Router Test System Specifications

 

 

 

Wired Throughput

 

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LAN throughput came in at 939.17 Mbps, comparable to most solutions tested.

 

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WAN throughput was rather good at 926 Mbps, near the top of the charts.

 

 

Wireless Throughput

 

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2.4GHz testing showed the Orbi with pretty good 20MHz performance around 116 Mbps. Moving to 40MHz, we reached 207 Mbps.

 

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5GHz throughput was quite a bit better naturally reaching 196 Mbps on the 20, followed by 279 Mbps on the 40 and peaking at 451 Mbps on the 80MHz band.

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