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D-Link DIR-879 EXO AC1900 Wireless Router Review (Page 3)

By Tyler Bernath from Jul 27, 2016 @ 12:10 CDT
TweakTown Rating: 87%Manufacturer: D-Link

Management GUI

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The management for the 879 is rather simple to use, and it all starts with a wizard to get the router setup.

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After setup is complete, you land at the screen above. As you can see, D-Link has chosen to go with a modern look with tabs above and all the info you need at the bottom.

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The Basic wireless menu allows you to change the SSID of your networks along with passwords and the bands you want to use.

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QoS for the D-Link is one of the nicer setups I have seen. You simply select from the connected clients and drag and drop where you want them to be prioritized.

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D-Link has also included a nice feature in the statistics server showing you the past few minutes of traffic on the router for each interface.

Tyler's Router Test System Specifications

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