AC3150 MU-MIMO Ultra Wi-Fi Router


  • Product Status: End of Life

HD Streaming & Gaming on Multiple Devices

The DIR-885L delivers premium performance for homes and users who demand faster Wi-Fi speeds. This router is packed with the latest technology - ideal for HD streaming and gaming on multiple devices.

DIR-885L AC3150 MU-MIMO Ultra Wi-Fi Router

Key Features

  • Dual core

    1.4GHz Dual Core Processor

    Faster processing power for supporting apps

  • Data streams

    4x4 Data Streams

    Supports 4 simultaneous data streams for
    increased throughput.


    MU-MIMO Technology

    High-bandwidth Wi-Fi signal to multiple devices at the same time.

  • Smart connect


    Allocates the best possible band for optimal performance.

  • smartbeam

    Advanced AC SmartBeam

    Focused Wi-Fi signals for faster more reliable connections.

  • Dual band


    2.4GHz and 5GHz bands.

Dual-band with a Kick

Dual-band wireless router with 4x4 data streams for faster Wi-Fi AC speeds.
Independent data streams are delivered to each device on the network for speeds of up to 3167Mbps
(1000 Mbps in 2.4GHz + 2167 Mbps in 5GHz).
Best performance for streaming your favourite movies or playing games with friends.

Dual Band with a Kick

Want Greater Coverage?

Four high-performance external antennas will guarantee you stronger Wi-Fi coverage throughout your home.  More devices that will connect faster to your network and with fewer dead zones.
Want Greater Coverage?

Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO)

MU-MIMO technology allows multiple devices to get high‑bandwidth Wi-Fi signal at the same time. Data can be distributed more efficiently, giving you the fastest Wi-Fi speeds possible. You can stream HD media faster, transfer large files really fast and enjoy lag-free gaming.
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Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO)

Extreme Processing Power

Want your router to handle multiple tasks at incredible speeds? A 1.4 GHz dual-core processor boosts multitasking computing power and improves throughput speeds for all of your applications.

More Processing Power

Smart Connect

Not all Wi-Fi bands are the same, but you don’t need to worry about that.
With Smart Connect Technology, the DIR-885L Ultra Wi-Fi Router connects each device on your network to the best, clearest band available automatically.
Smart Connect

Smart Beam Forming

Improves coverage by directing bandwidth to your devices as you move around your home. You can stream HD video, surf the web, skype your friends and play online games from wherever you are so you’ll always get the best experience.

Smart Beam Forming

Really fast wired performance

Connect up to 4 wired devices and enjoy the best online experience for
HD Streaming and Gaming
Really fast wired performance

  • Router

    Select between router or extender mode

  • WPS Button

    One button setup

  • USB 3.0 Port

    Share media from a USB storage

  • 4 Gigabit
    LAN ports

    Connects up to 4 wired devices

  • Internet Port

    Plug your internet cable
    in here

Open Source


The DIR-885L Ultra Wi-Fi Router provides a responsive graphical user interface for an exceptional experience right out of the box. Advanced users have the option to utilise Open Source firmware to modify their router further with DD-WRT*. For more information visit –

* Please note that installing custom firmware will void the product warranty and is done so at your own risk.

DD-WRT Open Source

Additional Features




11AC Wi-Fi - Wi-Fi speeds of up to to 3167Mbps (1,000 Mbps on 2.4GHz + 2,167 Mbps on 5Ghz).

1.4 GHz Processor - Fast and reliable wireless, Ethernet and USB 3.0 performance.

Gigabit Ethernet Ports - Ensures the best wired online experience for HD streaming and gaming.




Improved Home Coverage - Four high-performance external antennas extend wireless range further than with Wireless N.





Traffic Prioritisation - Advanced QoS engine guarantees the best performance for high priority programs, games and video streaming.

Dual-Band Technology - Decreases wireless interference and congestion, allowing you to connect more devices.

Band Steering - Automatically assigns devices to the less crowded 5 GHz network to increase bandwidth efficiency and availability.

Advanced AC SmartBeam - Unique beamforming technology dramatically enhances wireless signal strength and range.

Airtime Fairness - Automatically adjusts data rates to avoid network buffering when slower devices connect.




DLNA Enabled (Compatible) - Play and share your media on any DLNA devices, such as TVs, gaming consoles, smartphones and more.

3.0 USB Ports - One USB 3.0 port with speeds up to 10x faster than 2.0.

mydlink SharePort App - Remotely stream and share movies, music, pictures and more from your connected USB hard drive.

SharePort Utility - Access and share a USB printer, scanner or storage device over your home network.




Easy To Install - Installation wizard manually walks you through setup in minutes.

Quick Router Setup (QRS) App - Easy setup app for smartphones and tablets.

mydlink Lite App - Free mobile app with ability to monitor, control & troubleshoot your home network.

WPS Push Button Setup - Quickest method of connecting devices with the push of a button.

Zero Configuration - Once router is setup, other D‑Link Zero Configuration devices can easily and instantly connect.




L2TP Over IPSec VPN Server Support - Transmit data securely when connected remotely.

Parental Controls - Create online access schedules and block/allow specific websites and/or devices.

Guest Wi-Fi Network - Enable a public or encrypted wireless guest network to secure and control access to local network devices.

Secure Wi-Fi Encryption - WPA/WPA2 provides highest level of wireless security.


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Wireless standard
Wireless AC Wave 2
Frequency band mode
Dual-band simultaneous
Wireless speed
1000 Mbps 2.4 GHz

2167 Mbps 5GHz
Antenna type
4 fixed omni-directional antennas
Wired interface
1 x Gigabit Ethernet WAN

4 x Gigabit Ethernet LAN
USB ports
1 x USB 3.0
Advanced features


This product was phased out on: 04/09/2019
This product's last date of support is on: 03/09/2021
Version Date Type File Size
Datasheet - PDF 0.52mb Download
Version Description Date Type File Size
1.20 Product Manual 7. 09. 2017 - - Download
Manual Manual 17. 11. 2016 - - Download
Version Description Date Type File Size
QIG 12 Revision A2 Quick Installation Guide 2. 11. 2018 - - Download
Quick Installation Guide - 27. 12. 2016 - - Download
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Version Description Date Type
1.20b02 To upgrade the firmware to v1.20b02, you must first upgrade to the transitional firmware v1.15b02. Both firmwares are included in the download file and follow the instructions included. 3. 10. 2017 - Download
Firmware 1.13 Firmware 19. 01. 2017 - Download
Version Description Date
1.20 Revision A CE document 21. 12. 2017 Download
DEU_CE_Declaration DIR-885L CE DoC - Download