Netgear AC1200 Wi-Fi Adapter High Gain Dual Band USB 3.0




The Netgear AC1200 Wi-Fi Adapter is a sub-optimal solution for external Wi-Fi. Here are the compiled results from two review sites:

ReviewerScoreNormalized ScoreProsCons
PC Mag2.5/550/100Supports 802.11acUnimpressive throughput, Buggy software, Puzzling design
Tech Radar3/560/100Easy installation, 802.11ac draft support, 5GHz and 2.4GHzOnly twin antennas, Limited to 867Mbps, Disappointing close-range speeds
802.11ac draft

Netgear AC1200 Wi-Fi Adapter High Gain Dual Band USB 3.0

Netgear AC1200 Wi-Fi Adapter High Gain Dual Band USB 3.0
5.5

Review 1

5.0/10

Review 2

6.0/10

Pros

  • Supports 802.11ac
  • Easy installation

Cons

  • Buggy software
  • Only twin antennas