D-Link DSL-2740U Wireless N ADSL2+ 4-Port Wi-Fi Router


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D-Link DSL-2740U Wireless N ADSL2+ 4-Port Wi-Fi Router
South Africa
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Fahiem, South Africa. 17 March 2016

My old router finally gave in and I settled for this unit. Man was I in for a treat. It's well priced, Wifi signal is strong, ADSL seems more stable now and had no fault for the last couple months. I'm happy.

Henricus, South Africa. 28 October 2015

Does the job

Jade, South Africa. 2 March 2016

So far so good regarding the router and setup. As I've come to expect though, once again, fast and efficient delivery!

Barry, South Africa. 27 October 2015

Decent, stable and reliable router with very good WiFi range for 5dBi antennas. Note the latter are non-removeable. Easy to setup even without the CD-Method suggested by the vendor. Reasonably customisable, especially given the price point.

Ashley, South Africa. 30 July 2015

10/10 works like a charm. no issues thus far besides the fact that the high gloss black plastic can attract finger prints extremely quickly.

Fahmida, South Africa. 21 July 2015

excellent router. setup easy and router range is pretty good.

Cameron, South Africa. 2 May 2016

It works very well except the wireless connectivity is very bad, you have to reboot it every time you want to connect to the wireless or it doesn't give you access to the internet

Ahm3d, South Africa. 21 April 2016

The Wi-Fi won't work mostly every Mondays or more often but the LAN still works. No USB. Delivered on 2nd day. seems to work with VPN. 3 weeks in

Sean, South Africa. 13 August 2015

Great extended range on this router compared to other ones I have had. Great value for money.

Walter, South Africa. 12 July 2017

I am happy with my router and the delivery was prompt!

ELV, South Africa. 6 March 2016

When the router stands idle for a long time it requires a remote reboot from my Galaxy S6 or power cycle since loading web pages becomes very slow.
After rebooting its speed is back to normal. This now happens daily. My daughter experiences the same issue with her connected iPhone 6 and my wife on the computer. I previously had a cheaper Chinese Tenda which did not have the same issue. I expected a lot more from D-Link.

Jonathan, South Africa. 18 May 2017

I just ordered one of the DSL 2740U I just want to find out if it can use the SIM card or it only using line

Tom, South Africa. 17 July 2017

Solid router. Does everything a consumer or small business may need.

Order was ready for collection on the day

Linda, South Africa. 10 February 2017

Very happy with this product. Works as it should, easy to set up, reasonably priced.

Brad, South Africa. 24 April 2017

Great product. I've had this, the Dlink 2750u, and the asus n14u all within a few weeks of each other. The coverage was better with the dlinks, and from the initial tests, the 2740 seems to be slightly better than the 2750. The units look exactly the same, except the 2740 is a little smaller, doesn't have a USB port, and the aerials are bigger. Unlike the 2750, these aerials cannot be removed. Over all I'm very happy with it.

David, South Africa. 1 May 2015

This router has performed well so far!
Setup was easy with the supplied DVD, all the steps were included without having to go through a manual. It has worked flawlessly since then.
I haven't had a chance to test out the extended range, advanced features or long term reliability yet, so a tentative 4 stars for noe

Justin, South Africa. 28 May 2015

Great modem for this price, basically the same as a 2750U without the USB port. Wifi signal is very strong with the dual antennae, rock solid adsl connection which is why I changed modems. My line conditions are extremely poor, and this holds connection well (at 2Mbps). If you prefer the web setup option without the CD, the router setup page is which you can change at a later stage. Interestingly this is the UAE model, but it works fine in SA. Build quality and looks are great, hi gloss piano black finish.

Great modem all in all!

Michael, South Africa. 14 May 2015

Wifi signal on this device is extremely strong. For the price, the capabilities and build of the device is brilliant. Its user interface to setup is not that great, but certainly does not lack options.

AHMED, South Africa. 18 June 2017

Wi-Fi cuts out/switches off completely after ±4 days. and ONLY works after a power reCycling.WiFi repeater won't help here, No Firmware fix updates seem to have been made, No error light for this WiFi & so most downloads would stop
Site domain blocker/filter does NOT work at all. does seem to be a update of their older models.
Works with my Remote Cctv viewer port forwarding seems to work still. could try adding another WiFi access point to bypass this problem

Jean, South Africa. 25 June 2017

Worked fine for a week. Cause MASSIVE packet loss and latency at 19h00 to 23h00 every night. I switched between this and 2 routers in 20 minutes in the problem time. The router is the cause. Proof from my ISP and Ookla. Somehow it builds up after time. can only be fixed by reverting and updating firmware to have a 24 hour solution. Rinse, repeat. Bottomline, it wont work for gaming. Will work fine for small home usage to download and email. Just expect 1/2 DL speed after a week. Bunch of trash.

Alan, South Africa. 9 May 2017

Amazing experience for the cheapest solution. I plugged it in, went through the easy wizard setup, connected to my line, and it never stopped working. I share the router with others on a large property and the signal is great...better than expected. Thumbs up so far.

Dylan, South Africa. 13 May 2015


Marco, South Africa. 23 February 2016

1 week in, happy with the product.

Trevor, South Africa. 7 May 2015

Affordable and reliable.Solid router for next to nothing.

Innocent, South Africa. 30 May 2015


Louw, South Africa. 20 February 2017

Great ADSL router

Johann, South Africa. 17 February 2017

Very disappointed with this router. Used for a couple of days and already lost connection where I had to do a power reset to get it going again. Not good at all !!

Nkosinathi, South Africa. 17 March 2017

just the way i like it

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