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D-link-dir-636l.33588582
8.3 out of 10

D-Link DIR-636L

Great Deal: $37.95

Reviews and Problems with D-Link DIR-636L

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Overall 6
6.0

Good Router With Basic Issues

Roger Fox, Amazon
12 December 2013
  • Summary: This router works well. The only REAL shortcoming is the directions, if that's what you call this paper. Written by an English speaker who couldn't translate from Chinese. Be nice to get some written directions in layman English.
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Overall 6
6.0

Significant Performance Decline after three months

Joshua B. Brackin, Amazon
8 June 2013
  • Summary: I purchased the Dl-Link DIR636L for several reasons. One is that it offers 300 Mbps performance over 2.4 Ghz while similarly priced routers only provide 150 Mbps. The other two reasons are that this model offers Gigabyte ethernet ports, which is unusual at this price point, and that it has a USB Port for an External HD. The Gigabyte Ports work very well (as long as you use a Cat6 ethernet cable).
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Overall 6
6.0

Worked OK Then Went Bad!!!

Ward Wayne, Amazon
23 May 2013
  • Summary: This router worked fine for about 6 months. After that, I noticed about every other morning it was down and I had to restart. I have the latest firmware so I am not sure what is the problem. I work from home and Internet access is imperative for me to connect to the corporate network via VPN so I replaced it. I bought Medialink - Wireless N Broadband Router and it has been working for the last 2 months.
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Overall 6
6.0

Router is okay

J. B., Amazon
21 May 2013
  • Summary: I like the look. The power off button is a nice feature. Allot of power and control for the home user. May be a DDWRT firmware in the making. I really don't like the usb drive net access interface (SharePort). Very poorly designed and coded. Cannot read file to play straight to another device like a Net enabled TV. You must download the file locally to your device first.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great router but maybe not for satellite modem internet

the Chief, Amazon
8 November 2012
  • Summary: This router was very easy to install and set up. The browser portal to the router is very clean and simple to use. My only concern is the satellite modem to router conncectivity may have some additional advanced setup configuration necessary. Today after I changed my PC direct ethernet connection to the modem to the router, I have had intermittent connectivity.
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Overall 5
4.6
Value for money 6
6.0
Features 6
6.0
Performance 2
2.0
Overall quality 4
4.0

Not impressed

Donnie,, TigerDirect.com
28 September 2012
  • Summary: The setup was super easy and being able to see this from the cloud is cool. However, I was very disappointed in the performance. My wireless internet slowed down to a crawl compare to the old Linksys that I replaced. This router also locked up 2 to 3 times weekly. I ended up sending it back in for a refund.
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Overall 6
6.0

Decent but nothing special

Anonymous, Amazon
9 March 2012
  • Summary: The D-Link DIR-636L is a basic, single-band (2.4) Wireless-N router that would be well worth considering at a lower price, but its high price makes this relatively bare-bones piece of hardware hard to recommend despite its full-featured software. The router's lack of dual-band support is a major deficiency for its price point, and it does not appear to be a very high-performance or high-reliability unit, exhibiting occasional lag and one crash in my first day of testing.
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Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Overall quality 6
6.0
Usability 4
4.0

Helt ok för priset

kallepelle, NetonNet
20 January 2015
  • Conclusion: Köpte på rean för 99kr. Helt ok för det priset med tanke på att det är en 802.11n-standard. Stabil att använda. Långsammare hastigheter än min andra router med samma standard och 2.4Ghz med krypteringen på. Lite segt gränssnitt med begränsade avancerade möjligheter men det är väl förväntat. Förvånansvärt att det inte finns uppdateringar till den då senaste versionen är flera år gammal. Man undrar ju över vilka säkerhetshål som finns.
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Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 10
10
Overall quality 4
4.0
Usability 8
8.0

Billig router men dålig WLAN hastighet

CubanPete, NetonNet
29 December 2014
  • Conclusion: Funkar bra, och enkelt att administrera, dock är jag besviken på WLAN speed, har max kommit upp i 40-45 Mbits/sec på bredbandskollen (så några 300 Mbit kommer du inte upp i, testat med flera olika WLAN enheter och suttit precis brevid routern och kontrollerat WiFi kanal så det inte krockar med grannar)
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Overall 6
6.0
Value for money 6
6.0
Overall quality 6
6.0
Usability 6
6.0

Svajig

Knas, NetonNet
9 September 2014
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