Linksys thinks MU-MIMO is the EA7500’s key selling point. It’s not. While this might be the least-expensive router to support MU-MIMO, that technology is just too new and under-supported on the client side to be anything other than a checklist item. Fortunately for Linksys, the EA7500 includes most of the features that do matter, and it delivers strong performance in general—particularly in the area of network-attached storage.

Linksys has been building routers in this form factor for a number of years. It’s definitely a more mainstream look than the company’s aggressively designed WRT series, but it doesn’t go so far as to hide its antennas inside the enclosure in a futile attempt to blend into your home’s decor.

To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Read more here:: IT news – Networking

Linksys EA7500 Wi-Fi router review: MU-MIMO made affordable (but no more useful)