TP-Link Wi-Fi Extender

Last updated: December 21, 2018

We looked at the top Wi-Fi Extenders and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Wi-Fi Extender you should buy.

Product Details

In our analysis of 30 expert reviews, the TP-Link AC2600 Wi-Fi Extender placed 10th when we looked at the top 12 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

TP-Link AC2600 Dual Band Wi-Fi Range Extender w/Gigabit Ethernet Port, Extends WiFi to Smart Home & Alexa Devices, 4×4 MU-MIMO (RE650)

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Patrick Ward 
Editor-in-chief of High Speed Experts

Patrick Ward is the editor-in-chief of High Speed Experts, a broadband connectivity-, search engine- and IT-industry education blog that empowers consumers by open-sourcing information about tech services. He earned his bachelor’s degree in commerce with an emphasis on communications at the University of Sydney. His expertise spans the digital, emerging tech and telecommunications fields.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

It delivers good throughput and range
Easy to install. Uses Multi-User Multiple In Multiple Out (MU-MIMO) technology. Lots of management features. Good 5GHz throughput on our tests.
With high compatibility, a user-friendly interface, and the remarkable power to deliver connectivity where it's needed, you can't go wrong with this pick.
It uses multi-user multiple in multiple out (MU-MIMO) technology

What reviewers didn't like

The Wi-Fi range extender is expensive and so big that it can block an adjacent outlet.
Pricey. Range and 2.4GHz performance in testing is middling.
Its a bit expensive and range and 2.4GHz performance in testing is middling
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