As an affordable wireless router, the C7 offers options found on more expensive models, but at a more attractive price.
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Pro Parental controls for limited access
The C7 has parental controls that allow parents to monitor and control their kids' internet. For example, you can deny internet access to a specific device between 10 PM and 7 AM.
Pro Good performance for a low price
This dual-band router supports up to a theoretical 1.75 Gbps over both bands. In real world testing at 5 feet it hits a peak throughput of 360.6 Mbps over both its bands.
Pro LED status indicators
Blue lights in front of the panel indicate status of power, wired and wireless connections.
Pro Has 4 LAN, 1 WAN and 2 USB ports
Pro Good wireless coverage
Con Parental controls might be somewhat confusing
For those who are less tech-savvy, setting up parental controls may be tricky, since they use the MAC addresses of the network's computers (both those use by adults and children).
Con Overwhelming UI
C7 has a plain text UI with a plethora of settings that can be confusing and easily overwhelming.