Here are some guidelines on choosing the best gaming router for Xbox 360 Live. 1. Xbox 360 Live is compatible with all four types of 802.11 wireless connectivity standards, which include 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, and 802.11n. Keep in mind, however, that you need to choose a router that also matches your Internet connection. 802.11a routers are for connections that use the 5GHz frequency, while 802.11b and 802.11g both use the 2.4GHz frequency.