International Journal of Computer Science & Engineering Technology (IJCSET)
Routing in MANETs may be a difficult task and has received an amazing quantity of attention from researchers round the world. To beat this downside variety of routing protocols are developed and also the number remains increasing day-by-day. These protocols principally belong to a few classes particularly proactive, reactive and hybrid. In this paper the authors provide an outline and comparison of a number of the protocols by presenting their characteristics, practicality, advantages and limitations.