65points

D-Link DIR-835

64points

Linksys EA6700

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D-Link DIR-835 vs Linksys EA6700

D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

Why is D-Link DIR-835 better than Linksys EA6700?

  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Has port filtering
  • Has MAC address filtering
  • 109g lighter
    391gvs500g
  • 50.76mm thinner
    133.24mmvs184mm
  • 81mm narrower
    175mmvs256mm
  • 6mm shorter
    34mmvs40mm
  • Has DNS relay

Why is Linksys EA6700 better than D-Link DIR-835?

  • 1300MB/s higher Wi-Fi speed
    1750MB/svs450MB/s
  • Is DLNA certified
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • 1 more USB ports
    2vs1
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    2vs1
  • Has static routing

Top specs and features

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General info

1.LAN ports

4

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With more LAN ports you are able to connect more computers to the network directly using LAN cables.

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2.weight

391g

500g

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3.USB ports

1

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With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

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4.WAN ports

1

1

A WAN (Wider Area Network) port is most commonly used to connect the router to the Internet. It can also be used to connect to an external private network.

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5.warranty period

1

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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6.thickness

133.24mm

184mm

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Performance

1.WiFi speed

450MB/s

1750MB/s

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.

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2000MB/s

2.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

3.Has dual-band technology
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.internal storage

0MB

0MB

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6.Has DNS relay
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

With DNS relay or DNS caching, the router stores the response to queries for a short time. This means that the same query will return a quicker response if repeated from another computer in the same network.

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Antennas

1.external antennas

3

0

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.

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3

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Security

1.Has automatic IP
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

2.Has a built-in network firewall
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.

3.Has port filtering
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

4.Has a static IP address
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

5.Has MAC address filtering
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

This is a security feature in which network access is granted to devices based on their unique MAC address. It can provide increased security, but it can be a risk if the user loses the device.

6.Has Network Address Translation (NAT)
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

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Features

1.Is DLNA certified
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

2.Has QoS
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

3.Network Time Protocol enabled
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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).

4.Has dynamic routing
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

5.IPv6 enabled
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

6.Has Universal Plug n Play
D-Link DIR-835
Linksys EA6700

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.

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