D-Link DI-704P vs. TP-Link Deco M5 Whole-Home WiFi System (3-pack) + 9

D-Link DI-704P

D-Link DI-704P

1.8

$97.75

Unknown delivery cost
Netgear Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500

Netgear Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500

4.1

$479.00

Unknown delivery cost
TP-Link Archer AX11000

TP-Link Archer AX11000

3.8

$736.23

$805.00 incl. shipping
Asus RT-AC86U

Asus RT-AC86U

4

$409.00

$427.37 incl. shipping
TP-Link Archer C7

TP-Link Archer C7

3.5

$153.99

Free shipping
D-Link DIR-3060

D-Link DIR-3060

1.8

$265.00

$489.44 incl. shipping
Google Wifi (3-pack)

Google Wifi (3-pack)

4.1

$599.00

$606.00 incl. shipping
Netgear Orbi RBK20 Kit (2-pack)

Netgear Orbi RBK20 Kit (2-pack)

4.2

$337.00

$414.92 incl. shipping
Netgear Orbi RBK50 Kit (2-pack)

Netgear Orbi RBK50 Kit (2-pack)

3.5

$555.00

$607.58 incl. shipping
Communication protocol
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM), Quality of Service (QoS), IPv6
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM), Quality of Service (QoS), IPv6
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM), Quality of Service (QoS), IPv6
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM), Quality of Service (QoS), IPv6
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM), Multicast, Quality of Service (QoS), IPv6
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM), Quality of Service (QoS), IPv6, Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM)
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM), Quality of Service (QoS), IPv6
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM), Quality of Service (QoS), IPv6
Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM), Quality of Service (QoS), IPv6, Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Data link layer
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), IEEE 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Standards followed
IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3i
IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.1p, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.1Q, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3i, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
Support for Jumboframes
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Support for mobile broadband
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Mobile broadband type
4G (LTE), 3G (UMTS), HSUPA, HSDPA (turbo-3G), 2G (GSM)
Type of support
USB modem
Throughput WAN-LAN
938 Mbit/s
821 Mbit/s
941 Mbit/s
VoIP (SIP)
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Wireless network
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
2.4GHz
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Data transfer rate (2.4GHz)
400 Mbit/s
800 Mbit/s
1148 Mbit/s
750 Mbit/s
450 Mbit/s
866 Mbit/s
300 Mbit/s
400 Mbit/s
400 Mbit/s
400 Mbit/s
5GHz
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Data transfer rate (5GHz)
867 Mbit/s
1773 Mbit/s
4804 Mbit/s
2167 Mbit/s
1300 Mbit/s
1733 Mbit/s
870 Mbit/s
866 Mbit/s
866 Mbit/s
867 Mbit/s
External antenna
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
Detachable antenna
Yes
Yes
Yes
MIMO
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Beamforming
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
MU-MIMO
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Number of antennas
4
4
4
3
6
4
6
8
Total data transfer rate (theoretical)
1267 Mbit/s
2600 Mbit/s
10000 Mbit/s
2917 Mbit/s
1750 Mbit/s
2600 Mbit/s
550 Mbit/s
2132 Mbit/s
1266 Mbit/s
2134 Mbit/s
Wireless security
WPA, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK
WPA, WEP, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA2-Enterprise, WPA-Enterprise
WPA, WEP, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA3
WPA, WEP, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPS, WPA2-Enterprise, WPA-Enterprise
WPA, WEP, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, TKIP, WPS, WPA2-Enterprise, WPA-Enterprise
WPA, WPA2, WPS
WPA, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, TKIP
WPA, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK
WPA, WEP, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, TKIP, WPS
WPA, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA2-Enterprise
Support for alternative firmware
OpenWrt, DD-Wrt
Communication mode
Half-Duplex, Full-Duplex
Half-Duplex, Full-Duplex
Full-Duplex
Full-Duplex
Half-Duplex, Full-Duplex
Half-Duplex, Full-Duplex
Number of LAN ports
4 ​
2 ​
4 ​
8 ​
4 ​
4 ​
4 ​
2 ​
1 ​
3 ​
2 ​
Number of WAN ports
1 ​
2 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
2 ​
1 ​
1 ​
2 ​
USB
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
USB version
USB 3 Gen 1 (5Gbps)
USB 3 Gen 1 (5Gbps)
USB 2.0, USB 3 Gen 1 (5Gbps)
USB 2.0
USB 2.0
USB 2.0
Built-in DSL modem
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Features
Mobile app for controlling features, Support for mesh network
Support for mesh network
Built-in printer server, Mobile app for controlling features, Support for mesh network, File Server via USB
Built-in printer server, Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features, Support for mesh network, File Server via USB
Support for mesh network
Mobile app for controlling features, Support for mesh network
Mobile app for controlling features, Support for mesh network, Support for backhaul technology
Mobile app for controlling features, Support for mesh network, Support for backhaul technology
Mobile app for controlling features, Support for mesh network, Support for backhaul technology
Active cooling (fan)
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Management interface
Web/network
Web/network
Web/network
SNMP, Web/network
Web/network
Number of units
1 ​
3 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
3 ​
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
Target audience
Home users
Home users
Home users
Home users
Home users, Company
Home users
Home users
Home users
Home users
Home users
Release year
2017
2018
2019
2017
2013
2017
2018
2016
2018
Operational Power Consumption (min-max)
8.6 - 11.3 W
31 W
9 W
Power over Ethernet (PoE)
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Router security
VPN
DMZ
VPN, DMZ
DMZ
DMZ
VPN protocol
IPSec, PPTP, L2TP
PPTP, OpenVPN
IPSec, PPTP, L2TP, OpenVPN
IPSec, PPTP, L2TP