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TL;DR: The Netgear R6400 VPN-protected router is just $175.99 at the Mashable Shop with code CMSAVE20 as of Dec. 4.
Easy to use and easy to set up.
If your internet is still slow despite signing up for the fastest internet available, the problem isn’t your internet provider. It could be your router. If you’re going to upgrade your router anyway, you might as well make sure you get one that protects you from hackers, thieves, and other online snoops — like the FlashRouters Netgear R6400.
For a limited time, when you snag this VPN-protected router, you can save an extra 20% by entering the code CMSAVE20 at checkout. That drops the original $274 price tag down to just $175.99.
The Netgear R6400 privacy router works with a matching app that helps upgrade and encrypt your WiFi network for any wireless device you use with it. It’s encrypted by a U.S.-based tech service team that provides expert knowledge of the stability of open-source firmware, while still staying compatible with all ISP and supported VPNs. As upgrades become available, you’ll get custom firmware upgrades on-demand, plus enterprise-level networking features at a consumer price.
Once you unbox this router, it’s pretty intuitive, but if there are any issues you’ll have access to free support setup from experts who can provide step-by-step instructions on both the router itself and the app configuration. With a 1GHz dual-core processor, you’ll get a seamless, lag-free connection that’s never interrupted by external factors. The three powerful external antennas only amplify your connection, so this router can handle browsing, streaming, and anything else you throw at your new system.
Here’s a quick run-through:
Normally $274, you can enter the Cyber Monday code CMSAVE20 at checkout and get an extra 20% off, making this router just $175.99.