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Hello,

I am trying to find a suitable router or access point for my house. There are multiple floors and the regular Verizon router doesn't seem to quite reach all over. What is the current strongest powered access point/router that people have had good experiences with? Looking for something either n or ac type for indoor use with very strong range.

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https://smile.amazon.com/RT-AC68U-Wireless-AC1900-Dual-Band-Gigabit-Router/dp/B00FB45SI4/ref=sr_1_1?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1470260300&sr=1-1&keywords=asus+router

That is the one I have, but mostly for the features. It does put out a strong signal but keep in mind 5ghz is more susceptible to physical obstacles so you may want to stay on the 2.4 radio.

Another option is to get wireless bridges and put one on each floor or nearby where coverage is weak:

https://smile.amazon.com/Repeater-Access-Point-Bridge-RP-N12/dp/B013LKLK2M/ref=sr_1_1?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1470260362&sr=1-1&keywords=asus+wireless+bridge
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