Singapore, August 2019 – D-Link, one of the world’s biggest suppliers of home networking products, launches a new EXO series which breakthrough from traditional Mesh starter kit solution that always comes as a set. The first wave of new EXO series includes smart mesh router DIR-2660 (AC2600), DIR-1360 (AC1300) and mesh extender DRA-2060 (AC2000)and DRA-1360 (AC1300).
Users can choose between DIR-2660 or DIR-1360 to pair with DRA-2060 and/or DRA-1360 to form a whole-home WIFI mesh coverage to ensure seamless roaming throughout the home where users can enjoy their home entertainment, web surfing, etc whether in the kitchen or at the far end of the master bedroom.
On top of that, the new EXO series is powered by McAfee Secure Home Platform to protect all smart devices connected to the router and unlimited McAfee LiveSafe license protection to protect all PC, Mac, IOS and Android.
Full Home Coverage
Today, one of the most daunting issues faced by the user is on wireless coverage, especially with structures surrounded by all different wireless devices causing interferences, affecting the coverage.
The new EXO series router is powered by Dual-Core processor to ensure enough processing power to meet the most demanding tasks such as 4K Ultra HD video streaming, online gaming, and web surfing. When paired together with DRA-2060 and DRA-1360, it instantly forms into Mesh network to provide total coverage to enable users to move from one room to another without losing the connection, ensure it is connected to the strongest wireless signal for better user experience. Each EXO router can pair up to 8 units of DRA series (Wireless and Wired) for its mesh solution. Each extender will choose the best path back to EXO router, selects the best wireless channel and auto recover Wi-Fi if there is any device that went down.
Built-in Security protection and Free unlimited Security Licenses
Beside mesh as one of the key points, D-Link partnered with McAfee to integrate the award-winning security protection in the routers. Each EXO router comes with a 5-year gateway license which provides real-time protection to all the devices connected behind the router including passive devices such as contact sensor, motion sensor etc. It will constantly monitor the traffic and any possibility of a security compromise will alert the user. Not only that, it has the capability to warn user if there is any latest firmware available or when user forgot to change the device’s default common password, further enhancing the protection. To sweeten the protection, D-Link EXO provides a 2-year unlimited full version of McAfee LiveSafe client software to all active devices (Windows, Mac, IOS and Android) so that they are well protected even on the move when connecting to a hotspot or accidentally access to malicious websites.
Besides the security control, EXO provides schedule control and parental control, keeping kids safe by preventing them from surfing online late at night.
Integrate with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant*
When one is busy cooking or taking care of the daily chores, one can easily give a voice command such as to turn on/off guest Wi-Fi network, check for any vulnerabilities to block unwanted devices. EXO lets you do it all – hands-free with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant*!
Easy to Set Up and Protect
Setting Internet connection doesn’t have to be a complicated process, simply download D-Link Wi-Fi app and follow the easy step-by-step instructions to get started – configuring and setting EXO router and extender has never been so easy. It also features FOTA – automatic upgrade of the firmware to ensure all devices have the latest firmware for any possible further enhancement.
The new EXO series and its extenders are now available at D-Link authorized distribution partners, resellers and retailers.
* supports limited voice commands with Google Assistant.
About D-Link International Pte Ltd
D-Link is a worldwide leader and award-winning designer, developer, and manufacturer of networking, wireless, broadband, digital electronics, and voice and data communications products. These products provide the ideal solution for Small Office/Home Office (SOHO), Small to Medium Business (SMB), and Workgroup to Enterprise environments. D-Link International’s headquarters is located at No. 1 International Business Park, #03-12, The Synergy Singapore 609917. Webpage: www.dlink.com.sg