Traditional routers are not in game anymore. As the technology is improving we are moving forward towards better routers and when we think about best how can we forget about Google. Google wifi, Samsung connect Home and Netgear orbi are the new generation in wireless mesh routers.
The google router is not only best but competes in every manner that one can think off. It works with Mobile App and provides best experience one can possibly have. Talking about price than google is less than other competitors in the market. Google says that three wifi points can cover 4500 square feet. If you are in UK then google wifi is a two unit set which will cost £229 and if you are America then start giggling because it is available their in 1 pack for AU 199 dollar and AU 499 dollar for three unit set. Moreover, in india it is INR 11,288 approx.
Looking into specs we find that IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, AC1200 2×2 Wave 2 Wi-Fi (expandable mesh; dual-band 2.4GHz and 5GHz, TX beamforming); Bluetooth Smart ready is wireless connectivity. The processor is Quad-core ARM CPU and memory is 512 MB RAM. Storage is of 4GB MMC flash with dimensions of 4.1×2.7 inch and weight of 12oz. The ports are 2 x Gigabit Ethernet ports per Wifi point (1 WAN and 1 LAN port each) and Beamforming Implicit and Explicit for 2.4 & 5GHz bands.
In accordance to performance it was able to match its competitors. The Google wifi delivers same high speed in every room or corner of house. One can stream 4k videos on Netflix. It has feature called Traffic prioritization which makes sure that your game runs smoothly.
As per Ookla Speed Test 5GHz we found that within 5 feet /1.52 meter there was no obstruction 101.41 | 117.83 Mbps. However, another Ookla Speed Test stated that within 5 feet /1.52 meter there was no obstruction 47.53 | 96.72 Mbps.