Synology is a Taiwanese based Chinese manufacturer which deals in manufacturing Networking related electronic devices. It was established in the year 2000 and mainly worked on NAS( Networking-Attached Storage). Synology generally operates from Taiwan and distribute its product all across the globe in different languages. It first set its foot in the router business in the year 2016 and has recently come up with a new router Synology RT2600ac Wi-Fi router. The new Synology RT2600ac WiFi router is integrated with top of the line hardware, unique chip design and Synology’s great approach towards its Firmware of this new Synology router. Synology router does it all with grace and ease. It also has great after sale Synology support to make its product a successful one. So overall we can say that it is one of the best networking based devices.
Synology router: Hardware and performance:
Synology router comes in with a Qualcomm IPQ8065 802.11ac radio and it has increased its RAM from 256mb to 512mb. Synology ports stand at 4 LAN or ethernet ports and a dual WAN port which again is a great choice as an extra WAN Synology port will give you the freedom to use two service providers with the same Synology router. The number of independent Atenas has increased to four which are all independent and movable in all direction. There is a pair of USB 2.0 and a single 3.0 port as well. The two channels give a combined speed of up to 2.53Gbps bandwidth. The individual 5.0Ghz network reaches a top bandwidth of 700 Mbps while the 2.4Ghz give you a maximum speed of 250 Mbps. The main attraction of this Synology RT2600ac Wi-Fi router is its interface which is fluid and smooth. It is one of the best we have come across. The interface is easy to configure and use. Synology VPN setup on this router is a cakewalk as it can setup your Synology VPN setup under a minute. This small focus on detail is something which separates Synology router or in this case Synology RT2600ac Wi-Fi router from the rest. Generally, VPN setup on any device is a pain in the neck but Synology VPN setup is just a few clicks away. So going by its hardware, Synology Ports, Synology VPN setup and of course, its interface makes it a must-have for your home and small businesses.
Synology RT2600ac review: Bottomline
Synology RT2600ac Wi-Fi router proved to be an all-rounder with its top of the line hardware, some extra and dual Synology ports, ease of Synology VPN setup and of course the incredible user interface. These features make this Synology router as one of the best networking device available in the market. The focus on small details like making the Synology port for WAN connection a dual port, ease of Synology VPN setup and providing 4 independent detachable antennae is what makes this Synology router a great networking device.