Linksys brings back a retro design with new WiFi router WRT1900AC

Posted Jan 6, 2014

At CES 2014, Linksys is unveiling a new WiFi router called the WRT1900AC Dual Band WiFi Router. You will notice that the WRT1900AC looks like the old school Linksys routers that we remember from around a decade ago.

The WRT1900AC has a 1.2GHz ARM-based dual-core processor, 128MB of Flash storage, and 256MB of DDR3 RAM. The WRT1900AC has four antennas and includes an eSATA port, one USB 3.0 port, and one USB 2.0 port. The WRT1900AC supports up to 1,300Mbps on the 5GHz frequency band and up to 600Mbps on the 2.4GHz frequency bad.

The router also comes with a WAN port and four LAN ports, which supports gigabit Ethernet. The WRT1900AC Dual Band WiFI Router will be available this spring for a cost of $299.99.