Taiwanese networking equipment company D-Link has announced the local availability of the DIR-882 AC2600, a wireless networking solution designed to cope up with high-bandwidth applications such as HD and 4K video streaming.
Depending on the ISP on the WAN side, the DIR-882 has a Gigabit WAN port to support faster Internet connection speeds of up to 1000Mbps/1Gigabit. The Wi-Fi speeds on 2.4GHz (up to 800Mbps) and 5GHz (1,732Mbps) add up to a total of 2600Mbps.
On top of the dual-band Wi-Fi, the DIR-882 features improved range and backward compatibility to help prioritize traffic and ensure uninterrupted bandwidth. With the 4×4 Multiple Users-Multiple Input, Multiple Output (MU-MIMO) antenna configuration, users can get concurrent communication with multiple compatible devices – which means faster speeds and smoother streaming of 4K video and online gaming.
Based on 802.11ac wave II technology, the DIR-882 boasts four 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports for Network Attached Storage (NAS), media centers, and gaming consoles. With the Super Speed USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports, users can share movies, photos, files, documents, music instantly, and even stream media files or listen to your whole music library on USB.
Using the simple web-based setup wizard, users can immediately set up the DIR-882’s features. It has a Smart Beam technology that detects the location of connected devices and focus the wireless communication accordingly to provide a wider coverage.
The DIR-882 will hit the local stores on October 2017 with an SRP of P11,490.