The DWA-171 Wireless AC Dual Band USB Adapter lets you experience faster wireless speeds than ever before by delivering powerful Wireless AC technology to your desktop or notebook computer. Simply plug the adapter into an available USB port and connect to a secure wireless network with an Internet connection, and right away youll be browsing the web and chatting to your friends. With its integrated dual-band technology, over the 2.4 GHz (150 Mbps) or 5 GHz (up to 433 Mbps) bands1, youll have reduced Wi-Fi interference to maximize throughput for faster streaming, gaming, and VOIP calls.
What is Wireless AC?
802.11ac is a new networking standard that produces high-throughput wireless speed on the 5 GHz band. This means that you can enjoy clear, smooth streaming HD video from your favorite websites and services, lag-free online gaming, and clear audio and video calls over the Internet. Wireless AC gives you the smooth, lightning-fast performance you need to get the most out of your Internet connection.
Compatible With All Your Wireless Products
While the DWA-171 Wireless AC Dual Band USB Adapter delivers cutting-edge 802.11ac speedvto your home network, its also backward compatible with all of your current wireless products. Tired of buying a new device only to find that you need to upgrade everything else? Just connect the DWA-171 to your existing hardware, connect to the Internet, and start browsing; saving you both time and money.
The DWA-171 Wireless AC Dual Band USB Adapter uses dual-band technology for intelligent, versatile, interference-free bandwidth. Check your email and surf the Internet on the 2.4 GHz band; play online games, make calls over the Internet, and stream HD movies to multiple devices using the cleaner, interference-free 5 GHz band. Whatever you like to do online, dualband technology has you covered.