D‑Link introduces Wi‑Fi 6 technology to the Covr Whole Home Mesh Wi‑Fi Systems
Next‑generation seamless Wi‑Fi that blankets modern smart homes with total coverage, higher speed and incredible capacity
24 June, 2021
D-Link, a world leader in smart home and networking technology, today announces the latest additions to its Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi range with the launch of its new Covr AX1800 Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi 6 Systems, COVR-X1862 (2-pack) and COVR-X1863 (3-pack). Designed to provide seamless connectivity throughout device-dense homes, the latest launches are perfect for supporting uninterrupted online activities, including 4K streaming, VR gaming and, video calling.
The AX1800 Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi 6 Systems come with the latest Wi-Fi 6 technology and offer combined dual-band Wi-Fi speeds of up to 1.8 Gbps, with the latest WPA3 encryption technology built-in to ensure a safer and more secure connection. It is available in two or three-pack and can provide Wi-Fi coverage up to 420 sqm and 600 sqm, respectively. If broader Wi-Fi coverage is required, simply add additional Covr Points to extend the seamless network.
Specifically engineered to meet the connected home's growing demands, the Covr AX1800 Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi 6 Systems are fully equipped with MU-MIMO, OFDMA, and BSS Colouring technologies to boost network capacity and performance. They allow for multiple devices to get high-bandwidth Wi-Fi signals simultaneously, distributing data more efficiently. What's more, the systems use sophisticated Smart Roaming technology, which continuously scans wireless signal strength across the network and automatically connect devices to the Covr Point with the strongest signal.
The AX1800 Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi 6 Systems support voice control via Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, giving users hand-free control over their home Wi-Fi. Plus, they offer profile-based parental controls, enabling devices to be assigned to family members' profiles, making it possible to individually block websites or set schedules for Wi-Fi access and turn off Wi-Fi.
Easy to set up and install, the devices can be configured in no time using the free D-Link Wi-Fi app, available for Android or iOS compatible devices. Where wired access is preferred, the new launches are designed with built-in Gigabit Ethernet ports to deliver dependable wired performance for Network Attached Storage (NAS), smart TVs and, gaming consoles.
Key features of D-Link's AX1800 Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi 6 Systems include:
- Wi-Fi 6 – Next-Generation Wi-Fi
- Mesh Network with Smart Roaming
- OFDMA and MU-MIMO
- Smart Steering
- Simple Setup
- Profile-Based Parental Controls
- Expandable Network