Most broadband internet providers give low resources router. They might start to loose signal or data if few devices are connected to them. It make your game to lag or your online game latency/ping might start to increase. If you concern much about gaming and already expend much on PC or in other hardware then you should expend little more on WiFi for smooth gaming.
5 Best Gaming Wifi Router List
|NETGEAR R6700||$$||1.75 Gbps||5Ghz/2.4Ghz|
|ASUS AC68U||$$||1.9 Gbps||5Ghz/2.4Ghz|
|NETGEAR R8000||$$$||3.2 Gbps||5Ghz/2.4Ghz|
|TP-Link Touch P5||$$||1.9 Gbps||5Ghz/2.4Ghz|
|TP-Link C1200||$||1.2 Gbps||5Ghz/2.4Ghz|
NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1750
NETGEAR AC1750 is the modern wifi router with both 2.4 and 5GHz device support. You could buy it for home to use 10 to 12 devices simultaneously. It have 3 external antennas to boost single strength with very few loss data. It have 1 GHZ dual processor and speed up to 1300Mbps.
NETGEAR AC1750 Unboxing Video
ASUS AC1900 WiFi Router
This is another fast router with nice configuration to watch video or play game without any lag. It has dual core 1Ghz processor and have easy web interference to setup network easily. It have QoS feature to setup dedicated speed for any gaming device.
Asus AC1900 Review Video
NETGEAR Nighthawk X6 AC3200
This is another beast from NETGEAR and it support speed up to 3.2 Gbps. It have 6 external antennas that could increase wireless range plus have 1Ghz dual processor and three offload processors to support many device. You could use it to play multiplayer game in LAN. It also support both 2.4 and 5Ghz devices like other routers. It might be expensive but you could use it for heavy use.
Netgear Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Unboxing Video
TP-Link AC1900 Router with Touch Screen
TP Link have much in experience in providing network product and hardware. AC1900 is one of competitive round around the market. If like TP Link products and have experience in setting up network with them then it could be option for you. It have touch screen to setup router easily plus some important features like 5Ghz support for smooth gaming.
TP-Link Intro Video
TP-Link AC1200 Gigabit Router
If you are looking for cheap WiFi router with all 5Ghz and 2.4Ghz support then AC1200 could be best option. It have single core processor and could support 4 to 5 devices without any Lag. You could setup QoS to give dedicated speed to any specific device.
You could suggest any router that you already tried. The router I suggested are built with good processor and decent range plus 5Ghz and 2.4Ghz support. I will suggest you to buy from Netgear or Asus as few people complain about lag in TP-Link routers.