Are you are looking for a Wireless WiFi Router for 50 or more users?. Our team at NetworkTesters has shortlisted top ten WiFi routers that can easily meet your needs. We have listed after carefully analyzing features and user reviews on Amazon.
When you are looking for a router that can support large number of devices or users simultaneously, there is an important thing to know, You should buy WiFi router that supports WiFi mesh technology. Let me elaborate it in some simple words. A router that supports mesh technology means that such a router comes along with one or two extra nodes or access points. About 30 to 40 people can connect to each of these nodes. When you need more people to connect you can add one more node at the same time. the benefit you will get is that all of your employees will share same Internet or Cable connection.
1) Google WiFi Mesh system
Google is surely a market leader when comes to WiFi system based upon mesh that can cover huge multi story building with hundreds of employees. google Mesh system is declared No 1 best seller on Amazon from many years and most of the user reviews are highly positive.
This system is very easy to install through your Gmail id. you can pause your kids Internet and also see what every one is browsing or watching. You can also prioritize which devices receive more bandwidth based upon importance of devices.
With this purchase you get three of such devices which cover a total area of 4500 square feet and you can get more of such points any time if you need to cover any more rooms or near by buildings.
It’s compatible with major internet service providers including Comcast, Time Warner, and Verizon Fios.
2) NETGEAR Orbi WiFi6 Router
According to our review team NETGEAR Orbi is an excellent choice for large organizations with huge number of employees.With 5 wired Gigabit Ethernet ports you can directly connect your gaming stations, streaming or networking wired devices directly to the router.
The router forms a mesh with other pair of Orbi and thus extends the range to all parts of large multi story buildings up to 5000 square feet. Smart Connect and beam forming technology further increases the range of the router.You can further extend this range to near by devices by adding more Satellites. (Please note that the satellite refer to the access point or router shown above in image as they all form a mesh).
When you make it a streaming server or a cloud storage and run video or movies simultaneously at multiple devices you feel no lagging at all.
3) TP-Link AC1200 Gigabit Smart WiFi Router
The first WiFi router i have shortlisted for my blog readers has not only won Amazon choice award but also it has been awarded J.D.Power award for achieving highest level in customer satisfaction. The other reason for its choice is that it comes with 2 years warranty from TR-Link and excellent customer support provided by TP-Link. The proprietary android app from TP-Link named "Tether" makes all the tasks for managing the router a piece of cake. You can use this WiFi router in access point mode in which it enhances the range of existing WiFi connection and increase the number of users that can connect to the shared internet. To use this router at home you just need an internet connection provided by any internet service provider.
If you are planning to use high speed internet then the good news is that this router has builtin support for gigabit internet with 4 specialized gigabit Ethernet ports. With dual mode enabled on the router it automatically shifts to high speed internet, and manages excellent buffering which makes it a good choice for 4K streaming.
When this router is working in Access point mode, it works as a booster for WiFi signals. If you have a big house or building and you want to remove WiFi dead regions than this router is an excellent choice.
4) TP-Link Deco for 50 or more users
This is one of the best selling WiFi routers at Amazon with most positive reviews. What makes this router is that it is a smart voice controlled router , compatible with Alexa. It support very high speed gigabit internet and 50 or more users can connect at the same time. Again this router comes with warranty of 2 years and excellent after sale service form TP-Link.Another great feature is that this router supports mesh technology. This means that if you own a large office or house and place the deco devices at different corners of your house. All the devices will communicate with each other and thus forming a mesh. Same fast internet will be available in all the rooms of your house. Deco WiFi system has builtin encryption to protect your home or office network from intruders and hackers. It has a builtin hub so that it can connect all your ZigBee, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi smart home products without any issues.
5) NETGEAR Nighthawk X6
NETGEAR Nighthawk X6 is excellent choice when you have large number of users. It can support up to 50 users with builtin advanced features like VPN, Firewall and WPA2 security. Due to builtin VPN not only that you and your organization employees privacy is protected on the Internet.But you can also save a lot of money if you purchase VPN services from third party providers it costs very high. This router has builtin protection from denial of service attacks.
The Firmware of Nighthawk has builtin feature called NETGEAR Armor. This feature save your whole of network from viruses and attackers that may try to intrude your network through Internet. This armor saves you a lot of money as it saves your from buying yearly subscription of Antivirus.
With builtin USB ports you can make the router a media server and setup your own cloud storage or network printer as well. to setup the cloud through your NETGEAR watch this
Due to advanced Beamforming and SmartConnect technology the bandwidth and area covered by the router has increased significantly. With 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports you can directly connect your gaming consoles or wired network devices like storage to the network. 6 antennas boosts the WiFi range up to Get up to 3500 sq ft. Due to all these features we think it is a good router for an organization with up to 50 users.
The drawback is that the parental control feature and the armor for virus protection has a monthly subscription fee.
6) Asus ROG Rapture GT-AX11000
ASUS rapture has won many awards including PC magazine choice for 7 years and also Amazon Choice for best user reviews and feedback on this router. This router can support more than 50 users very and 8 antennas increase its WiFi range to each corner of building. It is highly suitable for online gaming with builtin triple level of game acceleration. All types of securities and features like Parental control, Network service filter, URL filter, Port filter are builtin. Both the network service and port filtering features you don't need to invest in a separate firewall. While URL filtering allows you to ban specific websites like Facebook or pornography sites that you think are not much suitable for your family or employees.
7) Nokia WiFi Beacon 3 Mesh Router System
Nokia Beacon 3 with mesh system can easily cover two adjacent buildings with up to 50 users very easily. Even if you have a multi story building the three of the devices pair with each other and leave no WiFi dead point in the building. Installation is very easy and plug and play and all versions of Windows are supported from Windows XP to Windows 10. App for the router is available for both Apple and Android platforms.
This router has many builtin features like Network Address Translation (NAT), port forwarding, demilitarized zone (DMZ) and firewall that improves the security of your network. Each unit has four Ethernet ports which allows you to directly connect network devices like storage, printer or IP cameras.
Although the set of these three routers seems a bit expensive but the quality and coverage of these devices is extra ordinary. You can almost connect 50 users at the same time.
Me and my team has tried our best to shortlist best WiFi routers that covers at least 50 users. In this process we have gone through almost 3000 user reviews and compared features of each model. I have you like our effort and write few lines in comments below.