D-Link Launches EXO Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Routers Series in MEA

The AC1900, AC2600 and AC3000 smart routers with McAfee protection combine world-leading security features with sophisticated mesh Wi-Fi technology for a safer and more seamless connectivity

May 26, 2019

Dubai, The UAED-Link Corporation, a global leader in connectivity solutions for small, medium and large enterprise business networking, has launched its all-new Exo Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router series; a powerful addition to D-Link’s portfolio of seamless connection solutions for the home, in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) market.

According to the vendor that makes solutions in the IP Surveillance, Wireless, Switching, Storage, Security, Cloud, VoIP, Print Servers, Structured Cabling, Digital Home, 3G/4G Routers, Power over Ethernet Kit, Powerline, KVM, Structured Cabling and Digital home offerings, D-Link’s next-generation routers offer high-performance Wi-Fi connectivity combined with McAfee protection, providing a faster and more secure home network.

Sakkeer Hussain, Director - Sales and Marketing, D-Link Middle East and Africa (MEA), said the launch of the all-new EXO Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Routers, is a powerful addition to D-Link’s portfolio of seamless connection solutions for the home.

The routers all feature a five-year McAfee Secure Home Platform subscription; protecting every device on a connected home network by blocking suspicious connections and access to malicious content. Comprehensive parental controls prevent access to inappropriate content and can be used to set up Wi-Fi schedules. The routers also come with a two-year subscription to McAfee LiveSafe™, which allows antivirus software to be installed on an unlimited number of computers, tablets and smartphones.

McAfee Secure Home Platform includes:

-Malicious site blocking
-Connection anomaly and botnet detection
-Advanced network controls to hide your devices from hackers
-Automatically disconnect selected devices when you are away from home
-Comprehensive parental control with customisable content filtering, profiles and Wi-Fi scheduling.

The new routers feature best in class 802.11ac Wave 2 allowing for dual-band and tri-band combined wireless speeds of up to 1,900 Mbps, 2,533 Mbps and 3,000 Mbps. For even wider coverage, simply add compatible D-Link Wi-Fi Mesh extenders to create a seamless, self-optimising, mesh wireless network that allows you to move around without disconnection.

Hussain said, “People want internet access that is as safe and secure, as it is fast and reliable. With McAfee protection, our new Exo routers provide enhanced cyber security for the home network as well as on-the-go protection when users are away from the home.” 

Other key features include: 

-Voice control support with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa enabled devices
-The SPEEDTEST™ powered routers allow you to find out the true speed of your internet, straight from the router.
-Automatically downloads and installs firmware updates to ensure the best protection and latest features
-Powerful 880 MHz dual-core processor to handle intensive network activity, allowing users to enjoy buffer-free video streaming, lag-free gaming and lightning-fast internet surfing 

He added that D-Link EXO Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Routers, eliminates your pesky dead zones permanently and get a truly seamless home networks with less Wi-Fi disruption. With Wi-Fi Mesh, you can also turbocharge your whole-home Wi-Fi with powerful and intelligent features, so you finally get Wi-Fi that works for you, on your terms, automatically," he said.

The D-Link EXO Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Routers is commercially available in the MEA market through the company's retail and traditional reseller channels from May 2019.

About D-Link

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2016, D-Link is a global leader in connectivity for home, small business, medium to large-sized enterprise environments, and service providers. D-Link implements and supports unified network solutions that integrate capabilities in switching, wireless, broadband, storage, IP Surveillance, and cloud-based network management. An award-winning designer, developer, and manufacturer, since its founding in 1986 in Taiwan, D-Link has grown from a group of seven friends to more than 3,000 employees worldwide.
For more information visit me.dlink.com or connect with D-Link on Facebook (www.facebook.com/dlinkmea). D-Link Middle East & Africa Headquarters is located in Dubai, the UAE, Jebel Ali Free Zone South, P. O. Box 18224, Tel.: +971 4 880 9022, Fax: +971 4 880 9066. For general inquiries, contact: info.me@dlinkmea.com.