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Can anyone recommend a good ADSL router for online gaming ?

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As the title.

I've been doing some research and have come across the ASUS ADSL routers being one of the better ones,
Am I right in thinking this?

We have 3 pc's at home who all play online games:
  • one plays DayZ
  • and the other 2 play BF4
At the moment i'm using BT's Standard Home Hub 3 (which overheats and im sure it's only designed for light browsing)

Any help would be great :D
 

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I have a TP Link also, excellent piece of kit, good price, reliable and easy to set up.
 

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How are you finding the TP-Link ? any dropouts?
Since i'm using Fibre broadband i have the modem.
So i cant really comment on that. but this has been rock solid! wifi is strong and the internet is much more stable than with the regular Sky setyp (which is FAR worse than the homehub)!
Ping is also very good.
 
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Since i'm using Fibre broadband i have the modem.
So i cant really comment on that. but this has been rock solid! wifi is strong and the internet is much more stable than with the regular Sky setyp (which is FAR worse than the homehub)!
Ping is also very good.
I've had a look at the TP-Link routers and the critics are giving them on average 8+ out of 10.
what's the QOS manager like on these routers? also does yours overheat at all ?
 

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I've had a look at the TP-Link routers and the critics are giving them on average 8+ out of 10.
what's the QOS manager like on these routers? also does yours overheat at all ?
They have a simulator to see what the interface looks like: http://www.tp-link.com/en/support/emulators/

I installed DD-WRT immediately so i didn't look at the QOS page unfortunately
I've got 3 PCs wired in and around 3-7 wireless devices and mine gets slightly warm under massive loads. they are really quite well made routers.
 
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srly. biggest difference between adsl box are confs and firewall.
No mater what u buy u cant see difference, its all about conf
 

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srly. biggest difference between adsl box are confs and firewall.
No mater what u buy u cant see difference, its all about conf
OP just wants to know what brands are good, hardware wise! TP-link isn't not bad at all for the price IMO, and they are not far behind Asus for less than half the cost.
 
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They have a simulator to see what the interface looks like: http://www.tp-link.com/en/support/emulators/

I installed DD-WRT immediately so i didn't look at the QOS page unfortunately
I've got 3 PCs wired in and around 3-7 wireless devices and mine gets slightly warm under massive loads. they are really quite well made routers.
Great thanks! that's handy.
 
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