D-Link ANZ has launched a new series of EXO Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Routers with McAfee protection. The DIR-1760 (AC1750), DIR-1960 (AC1900) and DIR-3060 (AC3000) Smart Routers bring a combination of advanced Security features and Parental Controls to the home. Coupled with advanced mesh Wi-Fi technology and you have a beast of a wireless network.
The EXO Smart Mesh routers all feature a fiver year subscription to McAfee Secure Home Platform. The platform helps to protect every device on the network by blocking suspicious connections and preventing access to malicious content.
Also, the McAfee Secure Home platform can help parents manage children’s access to the internet via a range of parental controls. Parents can set up Wi-Fi schedules, site whitelists, etc… Similarly, to help keep devices safe, the routers include a two-year subscription to McAfee LiveSafe. The antivirus can be installed on an unlimited number of devices from PCs to smartphones.
The EXO DIR-3060 AC3000, Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router, features best in class 802.11ac Wave 2. This technology allows for Dual-Band and Tri-Band combined wireless speeds of up to 1750Mbps, 1900Mbps and 3000Mbps respectively.
“Our new EXO Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Routers provide unparalleled parental controls and enhanced cybersecurity for the home network and thus give users Internet access that is as safe, secure, fast and reliable whether they are home or out.”D-Link ANZ MD – Graeme Reardon
Other key features of the DIR-3060 include:
• Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa support
• SPEEDTEST™ powered lets you to find out the actual speed of your Internet connection, direct from the router.
• Automatically firmware updates
• Powerful 880 MHz dual-core processor
The EXO DIR-1760 AC1750, Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router, is the youngest sibling of the new range and features Concurrent Dual-Band. The DIR-1769 is capable of delivering buffer-free fast Wi-Fi speeds of up to 1750Mbps with MU-MIMO technology. Like the DIR-3060, this unit also supports Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa.
The EXO DIR-1960 is the new mid-range model and has all the features of the DIR-1760 but with higher Wi-Fi speeds. It is capable of achieving up to 1900Mbps (600Mbps at 2.4GHz and 1300Mbps at 5GHz) with
All three models are available now via D-Link’s website or an authorised reseller. Recommended pricing at time of publication was:
- DIR-1760 – AUD$229.95
- DIR-1960 – AUD$279.95
- DIR-3060 – AUD$399.95