Product Review for D-Link DIR-880L

D-Link Wireless AC1900 Dual Band WiFi big 5

This wireless router employs three good quality antennas. All these three antennas are removable and you can replace all of them as and when needed. This product comes in black and white colors. It incorporates dual Wi-Fi bands and it operates simultaneously at both of the 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands.

Features and Specifications:

Here is a list of the main features of this router.

Perfect for small business:This is a terrific device for implementing a small network at your home or for your small business. It provides a wide range of necessary functions that are required to manage the network more efficiently and conveniently.

Dual Wi-Fi Bands: This product incorporates dual Wi-Fi bands and it operates on both of these bands at a time i.e. 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz. Both of these bands are assigned extremely user friendly SSID by default and the preset passwords are also mentioned on the router. All these details are also provided on another label as well which enables you to take the label to particular network device that is required to be configured and this label proves to be really handy at times.

This router allows you to establish separate guest networks for both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands. It is recommended to use 2.4 GHz band for small routine tasks while 5 GHz band for bigger tasks such as playing HD videos, transferring heavy and big files and playing online games.

Higher Build Quality: This wireless router has higher build quality. The body is made up of plastic which is nicely put together. It provides sufficient room for ventilation and it incorporates proper brackets in order to hang the device to the wall. Its weight is only 745 grams and it is to some extent bigger than majority of the modern time routers. Overall, its look is impressive and it doesn’t look awkward when placed anywhere in your home or office.

User Friendly Operation: This router makes the management of your network extremely easy and it allows you to block particular devices, monitor network tasks and conveniently creating guest networks. D-Link DIR-880L makes all this very simple and fun for the users.

Pros and Cons:

Pros:

  • Terrific wireless performance
  • Nice looking elegant design
  • Dual Wi-Fi bands
  • Increased network control
  • Powerful signals and enhanced range
  • User friendly operation
  • Enhanced security

Cons:

  • Larger in size as compared to most of the latest routers
  • Required to reboot after applying majority of the settings
  • List of MAC addresses is not provided
  • Speed often drops
  • No MAC filtering available

What customers say about it?

This is a high quality product and has feedback score of 4.2 out of 5. All the products which have feedback score of 4 or higher are normally considered good quality product. Surely, if this router works fine for others, it will serve your purpose efficiently as well.

Recommendation:

I’ll recommend to buy this product for your home or if you are running a small business mainly because of its user friendly operation, enhanced level of control over the network, strong signals, coverage of longer area, dual Wi-Fi bands and the increased level of security that is now possible because of this highly efficient and useful wireless router.