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D-Link DIR-879 EXO AC1900 Wireless Router Review

By: Tyler Bernath | Routers & Access Points in Networking | Posted: Jul 27, 2016 5:10 pm
TweakTown Rating: 87%Manufacturer: D-Link

Wired Throughput

 

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LAN to LAN throughput for the 879 came in at 937.2 Mbps.

 

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WAN to LAN came in at 919.5 Mbps, on par with many competing solutions.

 

 

Wireless Throughput

 

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In 2.4GHz testing, the D-Link EXO performed quite well, reaching 93 Mbps on the 20MHz band while the 40MHz reached 158 Mbps.

 

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5GHz throughput started out at 167 Mbps on the 20, while the 40 produced a very nice 294 Mbps. The 80MHz band topped out at 395 Mbps.

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