Two good mobile apps.
Four gigabit Ethernet ports.
Provides 11ac as well as 802,11n.
USB port for attaching USB drives.
Robust IPv6 support.
USB does not support printers.
Performs worse than competing draft 11ac routers on the market.
USB port does not support printers.
SharePort utility interface issues.
Problems signing up and registering for my dlink cloud service.
By CNET Australia on April 15, 2013
This router from D-Link makes a decent investment thanks to its cloud-based features, support for 802.11ac and good performance on the 5Ghz...68
By VR-Zone on March 28, 2013
The DIR-865L is D-link's latest 802.11ac entrant to join their Cloud router product line that allows users to remotely control and manage their network with little or no hassle through the mydlink cloud service. The router comes in a vertical stand...80
By Expert Reviews on January 09, 2013
Certainly not the fastest 802.11ac router, but it’s easy to use, has lots of features and is the cheapest...80
By PC Advisor on December 05, 2012
Also known as the Wireless AC 1750 Dual Band Cloud Router, the DIR-865L is D-Link's flagship 802.11ac model. You do get a lot of router for your money, and this is one of the cheaper 11ac options. See also: Group test: what's the best wireless...60
By Trusted Reviews on November 14, 2012
While we still await laptop, tablet and smartphone makers to jump on the bandwagon, there is no doubt the 802.11ac revolution is now well underway. Having seen next generation routers from three of the big four manufacturers (Netgear, Linksys and...80
By uk.hardware.info on November 02, 2012
The D-Link DIR-865L is the fastest 802.11ac router that we've tested, at least with the new standard. The performance in combination with 802.11n clients is generally not that impressive. The fact that this router is a speed demon on 802.11ac is...-
By LaptopMag on October 10, 2012
D-Link's 802.11a/c router is as fast as a Ferrari and lets you stream media and control settings via...70
By pcworld.com_techhive.com on September 11, 2012
D-Link's is on the right path with its cloud initiative, but the DIR-865L isn't the best 802.11ac router we've...60
By PC Mag on August 21, 2012
D-Link's DIR-865 L falls short in overall performance compared with other draft 11ac routers on the market. Issues with features that should make the DIR-865 L stand from its competitors such as the SharePort utility and the mydlink cloud service...50
By Ere Numérique on August 21, 2013
Le D-Link DIR-865L est le premier routeur compatible Wi-Fi AC à passer dans notre labo. L'occasion donc de voir ce que cette nouvelle norme à dans le...80