If you’ve been waiting on a good deal to upgrade your home network to 802.11ac, this might push you over the edge. Amazon’s tossing in a free 1TB external drive when you purchase a highly-rated NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 router for $178. That’s not an all-time low price on the router, but it’s on the low end of its usual range, and the hard drive makes it the best deal we’ve seen. [NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 Dual Band Wi-FI Gigabit Router (R7000) + Toshiba Canvio Basics 1TB Portable Hard Drive, $178]

Pro tip: Plug the hard drive into one of the router’s USB ports, and you’ll instantly have some free network attached storage.


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