First off, please ignore all marketing crap claims.
Then go to smallnetbuilder.com and read decent reviews of most recent consumer equipment for what I consider at least reasonable relative comparisons. I think the Ea3500 was seen as a good product but dangerous to rely on memory. Best thing to do is to state your current and anticipated requirements (usage, and network plans, ISPs users etc..) and then others can chime in with advice.--
Ain't nuthin but the blues! "Albert Collins".
Leave your troubles at the door! "Pepe Peregil" De Sevilla. Just Don't Wifi without WPA, "Yul Brenner"