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D-Link DIR-880L

details: Wireless AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit Cloud Router
hardware type: Wireless Router
date added: 2014-04-22
updated: 2017-02-05
Using the latest Wireless AC technology, which can provide transfer rates of up to 1.9 Gbps (1300AC + 600N), the DIR-880L operates on both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz wireless bands at the same time using concurrent dual-band technology and three external antennas.

Advanced AC SmartBeam provides a significant increase in wireless performance, while Advanced Quality of Service (QoS) efficiently distributes bandwidth.

The mydlink SharePort app allows you to connect a USB storage device to the DIR-880L and instantly share documents, movies, pictures, and music with mobile devices.

Get the DIR-880L up and running in no time right from your couch using the QRS (Quick Router Setup) Mobile app on your smartphone or tablet. Simply plug in the router, open the app, and follow a few easy steps to get your home network connected without having to touch a computer.
 DIR-880L Features
 Availability: currently available
 Release Date: 2014-05-21
 LAN / WAN Connectivity
 WAN ports: 1
 WAN port(s) type: Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
 WAN port auto cross-over: yes
 LAN ports: 4
 LAN ports type: Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
 LAN ports auto cross-over: yes
 USB port(s): 2
one of the USB ports is USB 3.0; the ports can be used for printer and file sharing
 USB port type: USB 2.0
 NAT routing: yes
 Multihomed: yes
 Port forwarding: yes
 DHCP server: yes
 DHCP client: yes
 Dynamic DNS client: yes
 QoS: yes
 Maximum Wireless Speed: 1900 Mbps (Wi-Fi 5)
 WiFi standards supported: 802.11b (Wi-Fi 1)
802.11a (Wi-Fi 2)
802.11g (Wi-Fi 3)
802.11n (Wi-Fi 4)
802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
 Wifi security/authentication: WEP
Wireless MAC Address filtering
SSID Broadcast disable
 WiFi modes: Access point
Wireless bridge (PtP)
 external antenna(s): 3
 WMM (QoS): yes
 WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup): yes
 Beamforming: yes
 Dual Band (2.4GHz/5GHz): yes
 Simultaneous Dual Band (2.4GHz/5GHz): yes
 IPSec server: yes
 IPSec passthrough: yes
 L2TP server: yes
 L2TP passthrough: yes
 PPTP passthrough: yes
 SPI firewall: yes
 Filtering: Domain/URL blocking, IP Address filtering, MAC Address filtering
 Device Management
 Default IP address:
 Alternate Admin URL: http://dlinkrouter.local/
 Default admin username: n/a
 Default admin password: n/a
 Administration: Web-based (LAN)
Remote configuration (WAN)
Quick Setup Wizard
 Firmware upgradeable: yes
 Event log: yes
 Usage Statistics: yes
 Misc hardware info
 IPv6 support: yes
 Print Server: yes
 Product page:
 Quick Install Guide:

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  User Reviews/Comments:
by furrynutz - 2014-05-20 22:30
This is going to be a great router.
by FurryNutz - 2014-06-02 16:09
Good help and info here on this router:
by Jonathan - 2014-11-13 05:52
There is no MAC filtering for the WiFi and no IP attribution or reservation. It's a bad point for a router...
by furrynutz - 2014-11-14 20:01
There is IP address reservation features and instead of Mac Filtering, there is Parental Controls. Dig deeper and you'll find what your looking for.
by furrynutz - 2014-12-01 14:39
Any Reservation problems that users find have been fixed in the latest FW update. Good router. Works well.
by Ash - 2016-11-12 04:27
There's no mac filtering which is aweful. Also the max lease DCHP time is 10800 mins which is just crap.

I'm returning it. Called support but the guy could barely speak English.
by furrynutz - 2016-12-10 15:35
If you had dug in deeper, there is parental controls which can be used like Mac Filtering. If you set up DHCP reservations then lease time isn't a factor. Some users need to get to know more about how routers work. The 880L is a great router if you know how to use it.
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