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Kevin Parrish

Kevin Parrish has more than a decade of experience working as a writer, editor, and product tester. He began writing about computer hardware and soon branched out to other devices and services such as networking equipment, phones and tablets, game consoles, and other internet-connected devices. His work has appeared in Tom’s Hardware, Tom's Guide, Maximum PC, Digital Trends, Android Authority, How-To Geek, Lifewire, and others. At, he focuses on network equipment testing and review.

Amazon Eero Pro 6
Amazon Eero Pro 6 Review

by | Jul 17, 2024 | Equipment Guides, Product Reviews

The Amazon Eero Pro 6 mesh networking system is one of the best we’ve tested to date, but for a hefty price. We provide the benchmark numbers so you can decide if this is the best system for you.

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Best Firewall Routers

by and | Jul 17, 2024 | Equipment Guides

Best overall NETGEAR Nighthawk X10 Price: $245.00 7,200 Max throughput 6 Ethernet ports View on Amazon...

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Best Routers with Parental Controls for 2024

by | Jul 17, 2024 | Equipment Guides

We tested and reviewed dozens of routers to see which ones have the best parental controls.

Gryphon AX router
Gryphon AX Review

by | Jul 17, 2024 | Equipment Guides, Product Reviews

The Gryphon AX can be a standalone router or part of a mesh network. We run it through our tests and examine a few callout features we think you’ll love.

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TP-Link Archer AX3000 Pro Review

by | Jul 17, 2024 | Equipment Guides, Product Reviews

We dig into the TP-Link Archer AX3000 Pro to test its speeds and see if it’s right for you.

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Mbps vs. Gbps: Do You Need Gigabit Internet?

by and | Jul 17, 2024 | FAQ, Gaming, Internet Speed Guides

Gigabit internet is a connection with speeds between 940–1,000 Mbps. But do you really need a connection that fast? We list the benefits of a gigabit connection and every plan with gigabit speeds and faster so you can decide.

Best cable modems
How to Forget a Wi-Fi Network on Android, iPhone, and More

by | Jul 17, 2024 | Equipment Guides

Forgetting a Wi-Fi network on the devices you use is easier than you might expect. In...

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How To Get Low-Income Internet Through Mediacom

by | Jul 16, 2024 | Brand Guides, How-To, Low-Income

Some ISPs are stepping up to fill the ACP gap. See if you qualify for Xtream Connect.

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How to Set Up a Router or Mesh System

by | Jul 15, 2024 | Brand Guides, How-To

Setting up a router in your home or office is easy.

Best Modems for Gigabit Internet 2024

by and | Jul 15, 2024 | Equipment Guides, Internet Speed Guides

Top 3 Gigabit Modems:
#1: NETGEAR CM1000 – Best Overall
#2: ARRIS DOCSIS 3.1 SB8200 SURFboard – Most Ports
#3: Motorola MB8600 – Best Deal

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Ethernet vs. Wi-Fi: Is It Really Better to Go Wireless?

by | Jul 15, 2024 | Equipment Guides, Gaming

Wi-Fi is great to have. It's convenient, clutter-free, and available nearly everywhere you go. But it’s...

Best Wi-Fi Extenders 2024

by | Jul 15, 2024 | Equipment Guides, Internet Speed Guides

Say goodbye to dead zones, as these top Wi-Fi extenders extend your wireless network into areas where your router simply can’t reach.