When comparing Linksys EA6350 vs PHICOMM K3C (AC-1900), the Slant community recommends PHICOMM K3C (AC-1900) for most people. In the question“What are the best wifi-routers?” PHICOMM K3C (AC-1900) is ranked 3rd while Linksys EA6350 is ranked 14th. The most important reason people chose PHICOMM K3C (AC-1900) is:
Easy and stable.
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Pro Good performance
With its single-core 800MHz CPU it can achieve (theoretical) throughput of total 1.2 Gbps. In real life testing at a close distance this router avarages 430 Mbps.
Pro Network can be managed remotely
This router comes with software that allows network managers to access the network remotely, form any device with an internet connection.
Pro Allows sharing files using USB Port
A USB 3.0 port allows you to share files with other devices connected to the network. It makes for easier media streaming and data sharing. You can plug an HDD or flash storage drive into the back of your router and share that data with any device on the network.
Pro Can use open wrt and asus router firmware
Easy and stable.
Con Version 3 limited alternative Firmware
The third version is based on a Qualcom chip, this has limted support with the alternative fireware builders.
Con Non-removable antenna
If one or both of them breaks, you might need to replace the unit entirely.
Con No support at all
There was no site you can get support, files etc, besides only one in Germany. This means no more updates.
Con Poor Firewall settings
The firewall only offers a few switchable on/off settings like DOS, Flooding and Ping from WAN. Not allowing filter acess to LAN etc.
Con Poor Parental Control
The Parental Control only filter access from devices by MAC address at specifics times, not allowing to block specific sites. If someone brings a new device, it can access whatever they want, easily bypassing the security.
Con Can't change the timezone
The region combo box is dimmed, so you can't chance the country (fixed at US). Even the time zone field selection is from GMT-6 to GMT-10.