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Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
Top 5%281 points
Top 5%
Top 30%206 points
Top 30%
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
Top specs and features

Asus RT-N66U vs D-Link DIR-865L: 36 facts in comparison

1. WiFi speed

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.
900MB/s
Asus GX1008B V5: 2000MB/s
1350MB/s

2. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
79% have it

3. external antennas

More antennas result in increased signal strength. External antennas can be repositioned in order to improve the signal, and replaced with a longer antenna if needed.
3
ASUS RT-AC68U: 3
0

4. Has automatic IP

Automatic IP allows a local area network (LAN) computer to give itself a unique IP address when Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is unavailable to do so.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
37% have it

5. Has a built-in network firewall

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
96% have it

6. Is DLNA certified

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
34% have it

7. Has dual-band technology

Dual-band devices can transmit data quickly on the newest 5GHz band, using recent standards (eg. 802.11n, 802.11ac). They can also use the older 2.4GHz band if needed.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
40% have it

8. Has port filtering

Port filtering is a type of access control where access to certain Internet service are assigned to users using port numbers. This can increase security as well as restricting Internet usage.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
27% have it

9. IPv6 enabled

IPv6 is a newer version of the Internet Protocol. IPv6 operates as a separate network to IPv4, and has the capacity for more IP addresses and more features.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
50% have it

10. Has DoS protection

DoS protection guards a content network against DoS (Denial of Service) attacks. These flood a network with server requests, slowing overall traffic and potentially causing long term interruptions.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
43% have it

11. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
2
Trendnet TEW-714TRU: 2
1

12. Has a URL filter

URL filters are particularly useful if you want to allow different web access depending on the time of day, for instance allowing employees to use personal email outside of working hours.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
55% have it

13. Has a Network Services Filter

A Network Services Filter blocks the LAN - WAN packet exchanges and can prevent devices from using specific networks.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
11% have it

14. Network Time Protocol enabled

With Network Time Protocol (NTP) you can ensure that devices across a network display the exact same time and date, using UTC (Coordinated Universal Time).
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
40% have it

15. Has a static IP address

Static IP addresses remain consistent on each connection. This means the IP address can be used to allow remote access/configuration. Most home devices have a dynamic IP address, whereas larger companies usually use a static IP address.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
74% have it

16. Has dynamic routing

Dynamic routing is useful if you need to configure several routers, as they can automatically find network destinations and best routes, as well as sharing information between routers. They can reroute automatically if there is a fault somewhere.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
55% have it

17. Has QoS

With (QoS) Quality of Service, you can optimise performance by deciding which traffic to prioritise when a bottleneck occurs. You can decide which traffic is important based on things like IP address and type of Internet service.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
87% have it

18. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
3
Sitecom DC-210: 10
1

19. Has PPTP server

Allows you to connect securely from a remote location (such as your home) to a LAN (Local Area Network) located in another location such as your office, using PPTP (Point-to-point tunneling protocol).
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
10% have it

20. Has removable antennas

The antennas can be removed if they are not needed, or replaced with longer ones if necessary.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
14% have it

21. Has SPI intrusion protection

All incoming traffic will be blocked except for those types selected in the Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) section. This helps to protect your network from unwanted traffic.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
84% have it

22. Has parental control

Parental Control is a router-based Web filtering solution that will allow you to block any internet content you wish to keep from your computer.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
67% have it

23. Has Universal Plug n Play

Universal Plug n Play (UPnP) is a set of networking protocols that permits networked devices, such as PCs, printers, Internet gateways, Wi-Fi access points and mobile devices to find each other and exchange information on the network.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
87% have it

24. Has Network Address Translation (NAT)

With NAT you can use one IP address, e.g. that of the router, for a network of devices. It can increase security and make it easier to make changes to your internal network.
Asus RT-N66U
D-Link DIR-865L
86% have it

25. LAN ports

With more LAN ports you are able to connect more computers to the network directly using LAN cables.
4
Asus GX1008B V4: 8
4

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