D-Link DIR-853 AC1300 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Gigabit Router

D-Link DIR-853 AC1300 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Gigabit Router

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DIR-853 AC1300 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Gigabit Router is a powerful wireless networking solution designed for small office/home office (SOHO) environments

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The DIR-853 AC1300 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Gigabit Router is a powerful wireless networking solution designed for small office/home office (SOHO) environments. By combining high-speed 802.11ac Wi-Fi with dual-band technology and Gigabit Ethernet ports, the DIR-853 provides a seamless networking experience with a high degree of convenience and flexibility for SOHOs. With its easy setup and management options, these features provide a fast and easy networking solution for your home or small office.

High-Speed Wired and Wireless Connectivity

The DIR-853 upgrades your network to dual-band high-speed wireless technology to bring you lightning-fast Wi-Fi speeds of up to 1300 Mbps so you can meet the increasing demand from multimedia applications. Enjoy seemless high definition streaming media, Internet phone calls, online gaming, and content-rich web surfing throughout your home or office, even over wireless. In addition, 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet ports give you solid, dependable wired performance for devices such as Network Attached Storage (NAS), media centers, and gaming consoles. The built-in Quality of Service (QoS) engine allows you to prioritize important traffic to ensure that your favorite applications are receiving optimal bandwidth.

Smooth Streaming with Wireless 802.11ac Wave II

The DIR-853 AC1300 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Gigabit Router brings a host of new technologies to create the best wireless networking experience to date. Featuring support for the 802.11ac Wave II technology, the DIR-853 provides Gigabit wireless connectivity with combined transfer rates of up to 1300 Mbps (867 Mbps Wireless AC + 400 Mbps Wireless N). Featuring a 2×2 + 2×2 MU-MIMO antenna configuration, the DIR-853 offers better data rates, fewer dead-spots, more coverage, and increased reliability.

Hassle-Free D-Link Smart Connect Technology

Ever since the introduction of 5 GHz wireless technology, users have had to blindly guess whether the 5 GHz or 2.4 GHz band would provide them with the best networking experience. D-Link’s Smart Connect Technology eliminates this confusion by automatically switching devices to the optimal band. Simply initiate a connection to the DIR-853 and its advanced algorithms will determine the best network for your device to connect to, ensuring a faster, more reliable, and hassle-free experience for your colleagues, friends, and family.

Easy to Set Up and Manage

Sharing your Internet connection doesn’t have to be a complicated process; just download the free D-Link Wi-Fi app for your mobile device and follow the on-screen step-by-step instructions to set up your DIR-853. You also have the option to use a web browser to access the setup wizard and manage your router. Support for industry-standard Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) lets you create encrypted connections to new devices by pressing a button. In addition, access control features allow you to restrict access to your network giving you greater control over network users

File Sharing Right at Your Fingertips

The DIR-853 lets you connect a USB storage device and instantly share documents, movies, pictures, and music. Put your music library on a USB drive and share it with your entire home. Show photos on the living room TV while your family watches a movie on their computer. Support for UPnP and DLNA protocols lets you discover network devices so you can stream media to multiple devices easily, or save them to your device for offline playback. The intuitive interface lets anyone immediately connect to a variety of entertainment options stored on your own storage device.

Designed for Optimal Wireless Coverage

The DIR-853’s antennas have been carefully placed to minimize dead zones in any environment. Smart Beam technology expands wireless range and speed, so you’ll be able to enjoy faster speeds in the farthest corners of your home. Furthermore, because of the design of the placement of internal antennas, you can rest assured that the AC1300 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Gigabit Router will achieve the best possible performance no matter where you place it.

What’s in it for you?

  • Ultimate Wi-Fi Performance: Stream HD multimedia across your home without interruption
  • Simultaneous Dual-Band: Deliver faster Wi-Fi speeds of up to 1,300 Mbps
  • MU-MIMO: Simultaneous streaming on multiple devices
  • Smart Connect Technology: Advance algorithms to determine the best network for your device to connect
  • Gigabit Ethernet: For fast wired connections
  • Share your stuff: Share your pictures, videos, music and more

Datasheet and Guide

Device Interfaces
IEEE 802.11 ac/n/g/b/a wireless LAN
10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet WAN port
Four 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports
One SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port
2.4 GHz WLAN
LAN (1-4)
USB 3.0
Antenna Type
Four external antennas
Wi-Fi Data Rate
2.4 GHz Up to 444 Mbps
5 GHz Up to 866 Mbps
IEEE 802.11ac
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.3ab
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11d
IEEE 802.3u
Minimum Requirements
Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista or MAC OS X 10.6 or higher
Internet Explorer 10, Firefox 28.0, Chrome 28.0, Safari 6.0, or other Javascript browser
Network Interface Card
Cable/DSL modem or other Internet service provider equipment with Ethernet port
WPA & WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access)
WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup)
Advanced Features
Web setup wizard
QoS (Quality of Service)
DMZ (De-militarized Zone)
Firewall - Network Address Translation (NAT)
Guest Zone
203.97 x 137.98 x 43.38 mm (8.03 x 5.43 x 1.7 in)
349 g ( 0.76 lbs)
Power Adaptor
Input: 100 to 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz
Output: 12 V, 1.5 A
Operating: 0 to 40 °C (32 to 104 °F)
Storage: -20 to 65 °C (-4 to 149 °F)
Operating: 10% to 90% non-condensing
Storage: 5% to 95% non-condensing
3-Year Limited Warranty
Box Inclusion
Ethernet Cable
Power Adapter
Wi-Fi Configuration Card
Quick Installation Guide