65points

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

66points

Netgear WNDR4500

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
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Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation vs Netgear WNDR4500

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
65
points
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
66
points
Netgear WNDR4500

Why is Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation better than Netgear WNDR4500?

  • 400MB/s higher Wi-Fi speed
    ?

    1300MB/svs900MB/s
  • Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has WPA2 Enterprise
    ?
  • Has IPsec Passthrough
    ?
  • 74mm thinner
    98mmvs172mm
  • 160mm narrower
    98mmvs258mm

Why is Netgear WNDR4500 better than Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation?

  • Has QoS
    ?
  • Has port filtering
    ?
  • 1 more LAN ports
    ?

    4vs3
  • Has dynamic routing
    ?
  • Has DoS protection
    ?
  • Network Time Protocol enabled
    ?
  • Has Universal Plug n Play
    ?
  • Has PPTP server
    ?

Price comparison

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Buy used:

$114.95

ProductStorePrice
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918...Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonRAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, W...RAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, Wireless SD Card Reader, Connect Portable SSD Hard Drive to iPhone iPad Tablet Smart Phone Laptop for Photo Backup, Data Transfer, Portable NAS, 6700mAh Battery
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$55.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonPanda Wireless Express Router with Airpl...Panda Wireless Express Router with Airplay Support
Amazon logo
$26.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Express Base Station MC414...Apple AirPort Express Base Station MC414 Wireless Router (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.99

Netgear WNDR4500

Buy used:

$17.59

ProductStorePrice
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonRefurbished Netgear WNDR4500-100NAR N900...Refurbished Netgear WNDR4500-100NAR N900 Dual-Band 450Mbps Wireless-N Router
Amazon logo
$99.00
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router (R70...NETGEAR Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router (R7000) - AC1900 Wireless Speed (up to 1900 Mbps) | Up to 1800 sq ft Coverage & 30 Devices | 4 x 1G Ethernet and 2 USB ports | Armor Security
Amazon logo
$129.99
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR N600 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router (WND...NETGEAR N600 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router (WNDR3400)
Amazon logo
$48.00
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR Wireless Router - N300 (WNR2000)...NETGEAR Wireless Router - N300 (WNR2000)
Amazon logo
$29.65
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR Nighthawk X10 Smart WiFi Router ...NETGEAR Nighthawk X10 Smart WiFi Router (R9000) - AD7200 Wireless Speed (up to 7200 Mbps) for 60Ghz WiFi Devices | Up to 2500 sq ft Coverage | 6 x 1G Ethernet, 1 x 10G SFP+, and 2 USB ports
Amazon logo
$379.99
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR N300 Wi-Fi Router with High Powe...NETGEAR N300 Wi-Fi Router with High Power 5dBi External Antennas (WNR2020v2)
Amazon logo
$19.99
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR Insight Instant VPN Router – Kit...NETGEAR Insight Instant VPN Router – Kit of 2 (BRK500)
Amazon logo
$388.99

General info

1.LAN ports
?

With more LAN ports you are able to connect more computers to the network directly using LAN cables.

Best

Asus GX1008B V4

8

3

4

2.weight
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

17.5g

945g

680g

3.WAN ports
?

A WAN (Wider Area Network) port is most commonly used to connect the router to the internet. It can also be used to connect to an external private network.

Best

DrayTek Vigor 2850n

2

1

1

4.USB ports
?

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Buffalo AirStation Extreme AC1750

2

2

2

5.thickness
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

15mm

98mm

172mm

6.height
?

Best

Zyxel NBG2105

16mm

168mm

81mm

Performance

1.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
2.Wi-Fi speed
?

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.

Best

Asus GX1008B V5

2000MB/s

1300MB/s

900MB/s

3.Has dual-band technology
?

Dual-band devices can transmit data quickly on the newest 5GHz band, using recent standards (e.g., 802.11n, 802.11ac). They can also use the older 2.4GHz band if needed.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
4.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming. Show more

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
5.Has DNS relay
?

With DNS relay or DNS caching, the router stores the response to queries for a short time. This means that the same query will return a quicker response if repeated from another computer in the same network.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500

Security

1.Has a built-in network firewall
?

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
2.Has a URL filter
?

URL filters are particularly useful if you want to restrict web access at specific times. For instance, a company router may be configured so that employees cannot access personal e-mail accounts during working hours.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
3.Has port filtering
?

Port filtering is a type of access control where access to certain internet service are assigned to users using port numbers. This can increase security as well as restricting internet usage.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
4.Has WPA2-PSK
?

WPA2-PSK is a method of securing your network using WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access 2) as well as a Pre-Shared Key (PSK) password. This was designed for home users without an enterprise authentication server.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
5.Has MAC address filtering
?

This is a security feature in which network access is granted to devices based on their unique MAC address. It can provide increased security, but it can be a risk if the user loses the device.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
6.Has DoS protection
?

DoS protection guards a content network against DoS (Denial of Service) attacks. These flood a network with server requests, slowing overall traffic and potentially causing long term interruptions.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500

Features

1.Has QoS
?

With (QoS) Quality of Service, you can optimize performance by deciding which traffic to prioritize when a bottleneck occurs. You can decide which traffic is important based on things like IP address and the type of internet service.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
2.IPv6 enabled
?

IPv6 is a newer version of the Internet Protocol. IPv6 operates as a separate network to IPv4, and has the capacity for more IP addresses and more features.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
3.is DLNA-certified
?

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them. Show more

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
4.Has dynamic routing
?

Dynamic routing is useful if you need to configure several routers, as they can automatically find network destinations and best routes, as well as sharing information between routers. They can reroute automatically if there is a fault somewhere.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
5.Has Universal Plug n Play
?

Universal Plug n Play (UPnP) is a set of networking protocols that permits networked devices, such as PCs, printers, internet gateways, Wi-Fi access points and mobile devices to find each other and exchange information on the network.

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500
6.Network Time Protocol enabled
?

With Network Time Protocol (NTP) you can ensure that devices across a network display the exact same time and date, using UTC (Coordinated Universal Time).

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Netgear WNDR4500

Price comparison

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Buy used:

$114.95

ProductStorePrice
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918...Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonRAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, W...RAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, Wireless SD Card Reader, Connect Portable SSD Hard Drive to iPhone iPad Tablet Smart Phone Laptop for Photo Backup, Data Transfer, Portable NAS, 6700mAh Battery
Amazon logo
$55.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonPanda Wireless Express Router with Airpl...Panda Wireless Express Router with Airplay Support
Amazon logo
$26.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Express Base Station MC414...Apple AirPort Express Base Station MC414 Wireless Router (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.99

Netgear WNDR4500

Buy used:

$17.59

ProductStorePrice
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonRefurbished Netgear WNDR4500-100NAR N900...Refurbished Netgear WNDR4500-100NAR N900 Dual-Band 450Mbps Wireless-N Router
Amazon logo
$99.00
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router (R70...NETGEAR Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router (R7000) - AC1900 Wireless Speed (up to 1900 Mbps) | Up to 1800 sq ft Coverage & 30 Devices | 4 x 1G Ethernet and 2 USB ports | Armor Security
Amazon logo
$129.99
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR N600 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router (WND...NETGEAR N600 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router (WNDR3400)
Amazon logo
$48.00
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR Wireless Router - N300 (WNR2000)...NETGEAR Wireless Router - N300 (WNR2000)
Amazon logo
$29.65
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR Nighthawk X10 Smart WiFi Router ...NETGEAR Nighthawk X10 Smart WiFi Router (R9000) - AD7200 Wireless Speed (up to 7200 Mbps) for 60Ghz WiFi Devices | Up to 2500 sq ft Coverage | 6 x 1G Ethernet, 1 x 10G SFP+, and 2 USB ports
Amazon logo
$379.99
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR N300 Wi-Fi Router with High Powe...NETGEAR N300 Wi-Fi Router with High Power 5dBi External Antennas (WNR2020v2)
Amazon logo
$19.99
Netgear WNDR4500 AmazonNETGEAR Insight Instant VPN Router – Kit...NETGEAR Insight Instant VPN Router – Kit of 2 (BRK500)
Amazon logo
$388.99

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