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AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi Router



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Ultra-Fast Speed for HD Streaming & Gaming

Smartphones, laptops, tablets, phones, Smart TVs, game consoles and more – all being connected at the same time. That’s why we created the new AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi Router. With Tri-Band Technology and speeds up to 3.2Gbps, it delivers the necessary ultra-performance to power even the most demanding connected homes, making it the best wireless home router for gaming.

Why You Want It

Ultimate Wi-Fi Performance
AC3200 speed for a ridiculously fast home network.
Advanced AC SmartBeam
Tracks your connected devices for enhanced Wi-Fi speed and range.
Tri-Band Wi-Fi
Two 5GHz and one 2.4GHz for maximum possible speed for each device.
Smarter Bandwidth
Distributes traffic using band steering technology for optimal Wi-Fi performance.
Remote Access & Management
Manage your network from your smartphone or tablet.
1GHz Dual Core Processor
Faster network speed for a more powerful router.

Tri Band Wi-Fi

The AC3200 ULTRA Wi-Fi Router is like three wireless routers in one. It has a 2.4GHz wireless band offering speeds up to 600Mbps and two separate 5GHz wireless bands delivering speeds up to 1,300Mbps that all operate at the same time. That means more lag free online gaming, 4k media streaming,and Facetime on more devices throughout your home.

Smart Connect

Not all Wi-Fi bands are the same, but you don’t need to worry about that. With Smart Connect Technology, the ULTRA Wi-Fi Router chooses from the three Wi-Fi bands and automatically connects each device on your network to the best, clearest band available for the best connection every time.

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.

Controlling Your Network Just Got Easier

Controlling your network by enabling parental controls, blocking unwanted devices, monitoring internet activity and creating Wi-Fi guest networks is easier than ever with our new interface.

Smarter Bandwidth

Intelligent Traffic Prioritizations selects the fastest Wi-Fi for every device and prevents older devices from affecting optimal performance.

More Antennas for More Coverage

Six high performance external antennas keep all of your mobile devices connected with stronger Wi-Fi coverage and superior performance.

More Processing Power

A 1 GHZ Dual Core Processor gives you all the processing power you need to support more devices and apps in your home. Experience the ultimate in lag free gaming and 4K media streaming.

Smart Connections

Lots of connection options at your fingertips. Enjoy more of the stuff you love.

Media Sharing

Use our free mydlink SharePort app to stream and share pictures, videos, and more to your mobile devices.

Open Source

The D-Link AC3200 Wi-Fi Router (DIR-890L/R) provides a responsive graphical user interface for an exceptional experience right out of the box. Advanced users have the option to utilize Open Source firmware to modify their router further. The DIR-890L/R router supports the DD-WRT OpenSource, Linux-based operating system offering additional customization and features. For more information visit –

Ultimate Gaming Experience

Give your new NVIDIA SHIELD - The World's First 4K Android TV Console - the speed and power it craves. The AC3200 is an NVIDIA GameStream-Ready product. Your ultimate gaming experience awaits.

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Additional Features


11AC Wi-Fi – World’s fastest Wi-Fi speeds of up to 600Mbps (2.4GHz) + 1300Mbps (5Ghz) + 1300Mbps (5Ghz).

1GHz Processor – Fast and reliable wireless, Ethernet and USB performance.

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


Whole-Home Coverage – 11AC technology extends wireless range further than with Wireless N.

High-Powered Antennas – 6 external antennas amplify wireless signal.


Traffic Prioritization – Advanced QoS engine distributes traffic optimally across both wireless bands to guarantee the best performance.

Tri-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.


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

Multiple USB Ports – One standard USB 2.0 port plus 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.

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


Choose Your Perfect Router

Technical Specifications


Device Interfaces

  • 802.11a/g/n/ac wireless LAN
  • Four 10/100/1000 Gigabit LAN ports
  • 10/100/1000 Gigabit WAN por
  • Two USB ports (one USB 3.0, one USB 2.0)


  • IEEE 802.11ac
  • IEEE 802.11n
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11a
  • IEEE 802.3
  • IEEE 802.3u

Minimum System Requirements

  • Internet Explorer® 11, Mozilla® Firefox® v28, Google Chrome v33, or Safari v7
  • Ethernet Network Interface
  • Cable, DSL or Fiber Optics
  • Internet access - for optimal performance, pair the DIR-890L with an AC adapter


Advanced Features

  • SmartConnect
  • Guest zone
  • mydlink SharePort™ web access
  • Multi-language web setup wizard
  • Green Ethernet
  • DLNA media server support
  • Advanced AC SmartBeam
  • Dual active firewall
  • Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI)
  • VPN Passthrough (PPTP/L2TP/IPsec)
  • Advanced QoS
  • QuickVPN - L2TP over IPsec

mydlink Lite Mobile App Features

  • Remote Management
  • View current upload/download bandwidth
  • View currently connected clients
  • View web browsing history per client
  • Block/unblock client network access
  • Manage wireless network details
  • Accessible through a web browser or iOS or Android
  • mobile app

Mobile App Support

  • mydlink Lite
  • mydlink SharePort
  • QRS Mobile v1.5

Wireless Security

  • WPA & WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access)
  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) PIN/PBC


  • 15.23 x 9.73 x 4.7 inches


  • Input: 100 to 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz
  • Output: 12V DC, 5A


  • Operating: 32 to 104 F
  • Storage: -4 to 149 F


  • Operating: 0% to 90% non-condensing
  • Storage: 5% to 95% non-condensing

Order Information

Part Number 

  • DIR-890L


  • Wireless AC3200 Tri Band Gigabit Cloud Router

AC3200 Overview

How to Setup the AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi Router


AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi Router Unboxing


What is Tri-Band Wi-Fi?

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What is Smart Connect Technology?
SmartConnect Screenshot

What is Smart Beam Forming Technology?
SmartBeam screenshot

How to Pick a Wi-Fi Router?
Howtopickrouter screenshot

4 Network Gaming Issues
Gaming Screenshot






– Ultimate Wi-Fi Performance: Stream HD multimedia across your home without interruption 

– Simultaneous Tri-Band: Deliver faster Wi-Fi speeds of up to 3200Mpbs 

– Smart Connect: Prevents older devices from affecting optimal performance

– Advanced AC SmartBeam: Bring dead zones back to life 

Fast Processor: 1 GHz Dual Core Processor for a faster network speed 

– Remote Access & Management: Manage your network from your smartphone or tablet

– High-Performance Antennas: 6 high-performance antennas deliver maximum range around your home

– USB 3.0: Up to 10x faster than USB 2.0

– Compatibility: Works with existing and future Wi-Fi devices

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Regular Price: $369.99
Promo Price: $269.99