Razer recently bangs out their fans by announcing all new gaming router under the code-name of Razer Sila AC3000 Tri Band Wireless Router, by which, marks the entry of them into the router market. Upon living up to its name, the Razer Sila delivers the fastest and reliable Wi-Fi technology to the users. In addition, it does include the mesh networking capabilities, which is a preferable option for those who may not wish to access the router via a physical connection.
According to the official website of Razer Sila, below are the official specifications of the router:
- Tri-Band AC3000
- IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
– 802.11n: up to 400 Mbps
– 802.11ac: up to 1734 Mbps + 866 Mbps
- WPA / WPA2-PSK
- 9 x internal industrial-grade antennas
- Razer FasTrack QoS Engine
- Multi-Channel Zero-Wait DFS
- Tri-Band mesh support with dedicated backhaul channel
- Multi-User MIMO & Beamforming technology
- Intelligent active steering
- Isolated guest network support
- Simplified app setup via Android or iOS
- 1 x Gigabit WAN port
- 3 x Gigabit LAN ports
- 1 x USB 2.0 port
- 1 x USB 3.0 port
By looking at the given specification above, the router comes with 3 Gigabit LAN port with a single WAN port. This router highly recommended for UniFi 800 Mbps users and TIME 1 Gbps users. The router can cover up large houses and you need two Silas to cover up to 9 000 square feet combined.
For gamers, this router comes with FasTrack which prioritize gaming bandwidth when your network were getting loaded with heavy connections. In addition, the FasTrack has an ability to learn about the type of application let it be games or stream over the time, and shift the bandwidth automatically according to the usage.
Razer Sila also comes with a boon with a feature known as the Multi-Channel ZeroWait DFS technology to automatically choose the least congested bands in your residential area for your smooth internet experience.
If you’re interested to buy the router, you can buy from the official Razer store.
Three selections of Power Plug were given, and it is highly advisable to select the Malaysian version. For those who already buy, do let us know how does the router performs.
cyn’s opinion: The router feels premium for its look. I personally feel, with such specifications and price feature, I feel, it is acceptable for a such router to be in the price range. However, let’s wait for the proper review from the lucky user who bought it.