Product Comparison: Linksys LRT224 vs Cisco RV320-K9-G5


General Specifications
Brand
Linksys
Cisco
Model
LRT224
RV320-K9-G5
Origin
China
China
About the Product
With Gigabit Ethernet ports, OpenVPN support, and an integrated firewall, the Linksys LRT224 Business Dual WAN Gigabit VPN Router is the ideal choice for reliable and secure network service for growing businesses.
With an intuitive user interface, the Cisco RV320 enables you to be up and running in minutes. The Cisco RV320 provides reliable, highly secure access connectivity for you and your employees that is so transparent you will not know it is there.
Key Specs
Wi-Fi Speed
1010 Mbps
900 Mbps
Number Of LAN Ports
4
4
Frequency Band
2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
2.4 GHz
What customers say about "Key Specs"
Linksys LRT224 Business Gigabit Wired Dual WAN VPN Router
  • Internet/network speeds have been good.
  • Able to hit ISP speed inside and outside on network.
  • Great VPN router that is capable of handling the higher speeds of modern cable Internet connections.
  • Download speed are somewhat better than my ancient router I was using before.
  • This router has serious issues. Really slow network speed.
Cisco RV320-K9-G5 Small Business Router
  • Does what it was intended to do and has great wan to lan speeds.
  • My speeds were a bit faster with the router. Great router, easy configuration, great price.
  • Gigabit speeds on all ports. Good router.
  • Fast gigabit, easy to program, increase transfer speed by 20% from my previous one.
  • Good router unless you need Gigabit WAN to LAN speeds. Really slow.
Size & Weight
Color
Black/Blue
Black/Silver
Height
1.57 in.
1.7 in.
Width
5.11 in.
8.1 in.
Depth
7.51 in.
5.2 in.
Weight
1.59 lbs.
3.7 lbs.
Network
QoS Traffic Prioritization
Yes
Yes
Auto Speed Sensing
Yes
Yes
Number Of WAN Ports
2
2
Wireless Standard
Wireless - Q
Wireless - Q
Ethernet Standard
10/100/1000
10/100/1000
Number of Antennas
1
1
Ethernet Switch
Yes
Yes
What customers say about "Network"
Linksys LRT224 Business Gigabit Wired Dual WAN VPN Router
  • A decent small biz router, good range for office.
  • Linksys LRT214 a solid VPN router with great range.
  • I installed this in a small office for VPN connectivity. Good range.
  • Range and speed are good. Great solid device.
  • Horrible product, horrible customer service. Short range of wireless connectivity.
Cisco RV320-K9-G5 Small Business Router
  • Failover dual-WAN interface works well and ensures constant uptime.
  • Dual WAN capability with load balancing.
  • Excellent entry level Cisco dual WAN firewall router.
  • There is a limited DHCP range due to default settings for VPN and SSL VPN range which cannot overlap.
  • It ran perfectly until this year, when it began to drop the WAN connection more and more.
Security
Data Encryption
Yes
Yes
Encryption Type
DES, 3DES, AES-128, AES-192, AES-256
DES, 3DES, AES-128, AES-192, AES-256
Parental Controls
Yes
Yes
Security Features
SPI, DoS protection, Split DNS, VPN backup, DPD, OpenVPN, PPTP, IPsec, Dynamic IP, PPPoE, L2TP, Static IP, Dynamic DNS, NOIP, ChangeIP
DHCP, Static IP, PPPoE, PPTP, DNS Relay, Dynamic DNS, DNS local database, RIP-1, RIP-2, SPI, DoS attack prevention, PPTP Pass-Through, L2TP, IPsec
What customers say about "Security"
Linksys LRT224 Business Gigabit Wired Dual WAN VPN Router
  • Linksys packs a lot of features into this router. IPv4, IPv6, Firewall, Routing protocols, VPNs, and much more.
  • Great little device lets me VPN into my home network securely.
  • Good VPN features and website filtering works well and has been stable for 2 weeks since I installed it.
  • I like the Open VPN feature and the set up is simple. The EasyLink VPN setup to another LRT214 super silly easy.
  • Fast for firewall - impossible to configure for VPN.
Cisco RV320-K9-G5 Small Business Router
  • Professional firewall and associated security options.
  • Professional networking and configuration options, very secure.
  • It packs powerful features that can significantly improve security of data in transit.
  • Outstanding security and capabilities.
  • The extra features like VPN and security are nice additions and I'll eventually use them. It has a nice interface plus gigabit wired ports.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
Other Information
Manufacturer
MSRP
246.99 $


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