Budget Wi-Fi 6 Access Point Recommendations

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Here are the W-Fi 6 access points we recommend based on your answers:

Budget Wi-Fi 6 Access Point Recommendations

Wi-Fi 6 access points are prevalent these days, and you have some relatively affordable options. The recommendations below will work great for most people.

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Budget Pick
NETGEAR WiFi 6 Access Point (WAX214) - Dual-Band PoE Access Point AX1800 Wireless Speed | 1 x 1G Ethernet PoE Port | Up to 128 Devices | 802.11ax | WPA3 Security | MU-MIMO | Power Adapter Not Included
HomeTechHacker Recommendation
TP-Link EAP610 Ultra-Slim | Omada True WiFi 6 AX1800 Wireless Gigabit Business Access Point | Mesh, Seamless Roaming & MU-MIMO | Multiple SDN Controller Options | Remote & App Control | PoE+ Powered
Step-Up Pick
Ubiquiti UniFi 6 Lite Access Point | US Model | PoE Adapter not Included (U6-Lite-US)
Product Name
NETGEAR WiFi 6 Access Point (WAX214) – Dual-Band PoE Access Point AX1800 Wireless Speed | 1 x 1G Ethernet PoE Port | Up to 128 Devices | 802.11ax | WPA3 Security | MU-MIMO | Power Adapter Not Included
TP-Link EAP610 Ultra-Slim | Omada True WiFi 6 AX1800 Wireless Gigabit Business Access Point | Mesh, Seamless Roaming & MU-MIMO | Multiple SDN Controller Options | Remote & App Control | PoE+ Powered
Ubiquiti UniFi 6 Lite Access Point | US Model | PoE Adapter not Included (U6-Lite-US)
Current Price
$59.99
$100.21
$108.89
Budget Pick
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NETGEAR WiFi 6 Access Point (WAX214) - Dual-Band PoE Access Point AX1800 Wireless Speed | 1 x 1G Ethernet PoE Port | Up to 128 Devices | 802.11ax | WPA3 Security | MU-MIMO | Power Adapter Not Included
Product Name
NETGEAR WiFi 6 Access Point (WAX214) – Dual-Band PoE Access Point AX1800 Wireless Speed | 1 x 1G Ethernet PoE Port | Up to 128 Devices | 802.11ax | WPA3 Security | MU-MIMO | Power Adapter Not Included
Current Price
$59.99
Details
HomeTechHacker Recommendation
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TP-Link EAP610 Ultra-Slim | Omada True WiFi 6 AX1800 Wireless Gigabit Business Access Point | Mesh, Seamless Roaming & MU-MIMO | Multiple SDN Controller Options | Remote & App Control | PoE+ Powered
Product Name
TP-Link EAP610 Ultra-Slim | Omada True WiFi 6 AX1800 Wireless Gigabit Business Access Point | Mesh, Seamless Roaming & MU-MIMO | Multiple SDN Controller Options | Remote & App Control | PoE+ Powered
Current Price
$100.21
Details
Step-Up Pick
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Ubiquiti UniFi 6 Lite Access Point | US Model | PoE Adapter not Included (U6-Lite-US)
Product Name
Ubiquiti UniFi 6 Lite Access Point | US Model | PoE Adapter not Included (U6-Lite-US)
Current Price
$108.89
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Additional Popular Wi-Fi Access Points

Not all of these are Wi-Fi 6 access points, but they are all good options if you are looking to expand the Wi-Fi in your home.

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NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAC104) - WiFi 5 Dual-Band AC1200 Speed | 3 x 1G Ethernet Ports | Up to 64 Devices | WPA2 Security | Desktop | MU-MIMO | Supports 3 SSIDs | 802.11ac
NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAC104) – WiFi 5 Dual-Band AC1200 Speed | 3 x 1G Ethernet Ports | Up to 64 Devices | WPA2 Security | Desktop | MU-MIMO | Supports 3 SSIDs | 802.11ac
Maximum Range : 1000 Sq Ft; Factory tuned external antennas provide superior signal and far reaching WiFi coverage
$69.99 $29.00
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TP-Link AC1200 WiFi Router (Archer A54) - Dual Band Wireless Internet Router, 4 x 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet Ports, Supports Guest WiFi, Access Point Mode, IPv6 and Parental Controls
TP-Link AC1200 WiFi Router (Archer A54) – Dual Band Wireless Internet Router, 4 x 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet Ports, Supports Guest WiFi, Access Point Mode, IPv6 and Parental Controls
4 external antennas provide stable wireless connections and optimal coverage; Supports IGMP Proxy/Snooping, Bridge and Tag VLAN to optimize IPTV streaming
$34.99 $29.99
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NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAC124) - WiFi 5 Dual-Band AC2000 Speed | 4 x 1G Ethernet Ports | Up to 64 Devices | WPA2 Security | Desktop | MU-MIMO | Supports 3 SSIDs | 802.11ac
NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAC124) – WiFi 5 Dual-Band AC2000 Speed | 4 x 1G Ethernet Ports | Up to 64 Devices | WPA2 Security | Desktop | MU-MIMO | Supports 3 SSIDs | 802.11ac
Maximum Range : 1500 Sq Ft; Better range with external antennas for maximum coverage; More coverage and multi-user experience with 4×4 802.11AC Wave2 MU-MIMO
$89.99 $50.00
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NETGEAR WiFi 6 Access Point (WAX214) - Dual-Band PoE Access Point AX1800 Wireless Speed | 1 x 1G Ethernet PoE Port | Up to 128 Devices | 802.11ax | WPA3 Security | MU-MIMO | Power Adapter Not Included
NETGEAR WiFi 6 Access Point (WAX214) – Dual-Band PoE Access Point AX1800 Wireless Speed | 1 x 1G Ethernet PoE Port | Up to 128 Devices | 802.11ax | WPA3 Security | MU-MIMO | Power Adapter Not Included
Simplified deployment with PoE. Power adapter (PAV12V) sold separately.; Setup, configure, and manage with the instant setup wizard.
$119.99 $59.99
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NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAX206)- WiFi 6 Dual-Band AX3200 Speed, 4x1G Ethernet Ports, 1x2.5G WAN, Up to 128 Devices, WPA3 Security, Up to 3 Separate WiFi Networks, MU-MIMO, 802.11ax
NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAX206)- WiFi 6 Dual-Band AX3200 Speed, 4x1G Ethernet Ports, 1×2.5G WAN, Up to 128 Devices, WPA3 Security, Up to 3 Separate WiFi Networks, MU-MIMO, 802.11ax
Simplified deployment using the included power adapter.; Setup, configure, and manage with the instant setup wizard.
$149.99 $89.95

Additional Home Network Device Recommendations

Here are additional home computer network devices that you might be interested in. If your router doesn’t quite cover your entire home, you might want to consider a Wi-Fi extender or a Wi-Fi access point (recommendations below).

I also recommend you read my book, The Home Network Manual, for help planning and configuring your home network.

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NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAX206)- WiFi 6 Dual-Band AX3200 Speed, 4x1G Ethernet Ports, 1x2.5G WAN, Up to 128 Devices, WPA3 Security, Up to 3 Separate WiFi Networks, MU-MIMO, 802.11ax
NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAX206)- WiFi 6 Dual-Band AX3200 Speed, 4x1G Ethernet Ports, 1×2.5G WAN, Up to 128 Devices, WPA3 Security, Up to 3 Separate WiFi Networks, MU-MIMO, 802.11ax
Simplified deployment using the included power adapter.; Setup, configure, and manage with the instant setup wizard.
$149.99 $89.95
TRENDnet 8-Port Gigabit GREENnet Switch, Ethernet Network Switch, 8 x 10-100-1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet Ports, 16 Gbps Switching Capacity, Metal, Lifetime Protection, Black, TEG-S82G
TRENDnet 8-Port Gigabit GREENnet Switch, Ethernet Network Switch, 8 x 10-100-1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet Ports, 16 Gbps Switching Capacity, Metal, Lifetime Protection, Black, TEG-S82G
Mounting options wall mountable; Plug-and-play easy setup simply power up the switch and plug in connected devices
$24.99
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TRENDnet 5-Port Unmanaged 2.5G Switch, 5 x 2.5GBASE-T Ports, 25Gbps Switching Capacity, Backwards Compatible with 10-100-1000Mbps Devices, Fanless, Wall Mountable, Black, (TEG-S350)
TRENDnet 5-Port Unmanaged 2.5G Switch, 5 x 2.5GBASE-T Ports, 25Gbps Switching Capacity, Backwards Compatible with 10-100-1000Mbps Devices, Fanless, Wall Mountable, Black, (TEG-S350)
DEVICE INTERFACE: 5 x 2.5GBASE-T ports (100Mbps/1Gbps/ 2.5Gbps); LED indicators; SWITCHING CAPACITY: The unmanaged switch is equipped with a 25Gbps Switching Capacity
$139.99 $107.99
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NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAX206)- WiFi 6 Dual-Band AX3200 Speed, 4x1G Ethernet Ports, 1x2.5G WAN, Up to 128 Devices, WPA3 Security, Up to 3 Separate WiFi Networks, MU-MIMO, 802.11ax
NETGEAR Wireless Desktop Access Point (WAX206)- WiFi 6 Dual-Band AX3200 Speed, 4x1G Ethernet Ports, 1x2.5G WAN, Up to 128 Devices, WPA3 Security, Up to 3 Separate WiFi Networks, MU-MIMO, 802.11ax
Simplified deployment using the included power adapter.; Setup, configure, and manage with the instant setup wizard.
$149.99 $89.95
TRENDnet 8-Port Gigabit GREENnet Switch, Ethernet Network Switch, 8 x 10-100-1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet Ports, 16 Gbps Switching Capacity, Metal, Lifetime Protection, Black, TEG-S82G
TRENDnet 8-Port Gigabit GREENnet Switch, Ethernet Network Switch, 8 x 10-100-1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet Ports, 16 Gbps Switching Capacity, Metal, Lifetime Protection, Black, TEG-S82G
Mounting options wall mountable; Plug-and-play easy setup simply power up the switch and plug in connected devices
$24.99
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TRENDnet 5-Port Unmanaged 2.5G Switch, 5 x 2.5GBASE-T Ports, 25Gbps Switching Capacity, Backwards Compatible with 10-100-1000Mbps Devices, Fanless, Wall Mountable, Black, (TEG-S350)
TRENDnet 5-Port Unmanaged 2.5G Switch, 5 x 2.5GBASE-T Ports, 25Gbps Switching Capacity, Backwards Compatible with 10-100-1000Mbps Devices, Fanless, Wall Mountable, Black, (TEG-S350)
DEVICE INTERFACE: 5 x 2.5GBASE-T ports (100Mbps/1Gbps/ 2.5Gbps); LED indicators; SWITCHING CAPACITY: The unmanaged switch is equipped with a 25Gbps Switching Capacity
$139.99 $107.99

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