AC1900 Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router
DIR-1960

The EXO AC1900 Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router brings hyper-fast AC1900 Wi-Fi, powerful McAfee protection, voice-based smart home Wi-Fi control and radical Wi-Fi mesh technology to your smart home. Because you know you deserve more than just a Wi-Fi signal.

  • Indulge in lag-free, buffer-slaying video streaming and online gaming - Hyper-fast combined Wi-Fi speeds of up to 600 Mbps (2.4 GHz) + 1300 Mbps (5 GHz)
  • Keep malicious threats at bay and safeguard online privacy - Built-in powerful McAfee protection for every device on your network
  • Works with the Google Assistant and Alexa – Give your smart home Wi-Fi a new voice
  • Monitor your kids’ internet activity - Comprehensive parental controls
  • Advanced Wi-Fi Mesh - Turbocharge your whole home network with intelligent functionality 
  • Easily handles everything you throw at it with high-power 880 MHz dual-core processor
  • Test Internet speed - See how your Router-to-ISP connection measures up 
  • Free D-Link Wi-Fi app - Set up and manage your network from your smartphone

  • Indulge in lag-free, buffer-slaying video streaming and online gaming - Hyper-fast combined Wi-Fi speeds of up to 600 Mbps (2.4 GHz) + 1300 Mbps (5 GHz)
  • Keep malicious threats at bay and safeguard online privacy - Built-in powerful McAfee protection for every device on your network
  • Works with the Google Assistant and Alexa – Give your smart home Wi-Fi a new voice
  • Monitor your kids’ internet activity - Comprehensive parental controls
  • Advanced Wi-Fi Mesh - Turbocharge your whole home network with intelligent functionality 
  • Easily handles everything you throw at it with high-power 880 MHz dual-core processor
  • Test Internet speed - See how your Router-to-ISP connection measures up 
  • Free D-Link Wi-Fi app - Set up and manage your network from your smartphone

Specifications

Product Description EXO AC1900 Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router
Wireless Speed 1900Mbps (2.4G + 5G)
SDRAM 256MB
Flash 128MB
Antenna Type External Fixed Antenna (4x4+4x4)
Wi-Fi Mesh Yes
MU-MIMO Yes
D-Link Wi-Fi Yes
McAfee protection Yes
Voice Control Support (Amazon Alexa / Google Assistant) Yes
WAN 1(10/100/1000)
LAN 4 (10/100/1000)
USB 2.0/3.0 USB 3.0
Static IP Yes
Dynamic IP (DHCP) Yes
PPPoE Yes
L2TP Yes
PPTP Yes
Static IPv6 Yes
PPPoE (IPv6 over PPPoE) Yes
QuickVPN Yes
WPS (Wi-Fi Protect Setup) Yes (PBC only)
WPA-PSK (Personal) N/A
WPA2-PSK (Personal) Yes
Guest Zone Yes
USB Sharing (FTP) Yes
USB Sharing (SAMBA) Yes

WHY YOU WANT IT

McAfee protection Built-in McAfee Protection

Stay on guard 24/7 with built-in McAfee protection at the network level.

Voice Control Voice Control

Take control of your smart home network with voice commands using the Google Assistant or Alexa.

Wi-Fi Mesh Wi-Fi Mesh

Get a more dynamic, future-ready mesh network with advanced Wi-Fi Mesh functionality.

Dual-Core Processor Dual-Core Processor

More processing power for all your Wi-Fi needs and advanced EXO features.

Auto Update Auto Update

Make every firmware upgrade smooth, fast and automatic.

Test Internet Speed Test Internet Speed

Measure the true speed of your connection with integrated internet test.

YOU DESERVE MORE THAN JUST A WI-FI SIGNAL

Why do you need the EXO AC1900 Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router? Because better Wi-Fi just doesn’t cut it any longer in today’s smart, connected homes (and YOU KNOW you deserve way more than just a Wi-Fi signal). 

EXO takes your combined Wi-Fi speeds up to new highs of 600 Mbps (2.4 GHz) + 1300 Mbps (5 GHz). 

It’s an all-in-one cyberthreat-busting, parental control-wielding solution. 

And it’s a smart Wi-Fi router bursting with new mesh Wi-Fi optimizing features that make configuring, managing and optimizing your mesh Wi-Fi a breeze. And it does it all with voice commands, so it’s the perfect companion for your Google Assistant- or Alexa- powered smart home.


MORE POWERFUL

Need fast Wi-Fi for your no-cable-all-streaming home? The EXO AC1900 Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router packs a powerful 880 MHz dual-core processer to handle buffer-free gaming and lightning-fast surfing with ease.

MULTIPLE CONNECTIONS FOR MULTIPLE DEVICES

EXO features MU-MIMO(Multi-User MIMO) technology, allowing multiple devices to receive data simultaneously. Compatible devices no longer have to queue up for Wi-Fi because each gets its own dedicated, super-fast Wi-Fi stream.

With EXO, no device gets left behind.

PERFECT FOR

Tech Enthusiasts

Need faster Wi-Fi on the more than 20 computers, mobile devices, and IoT devices vying for internet in your home? The EXO AC1900 Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router satisfies every techie’s Wi-Fi needs with four powerful external antennas and built-in Quality of Service (QoS) to ensure your favorite applications receive maximum bandwidth all the time.  

Growing Families

Are your kids’ internet needs for school and play outgrowing your existing Wi-Fi? The EXO AC1900 Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router gives you a great boost in capacity for those bandwidth-hungry tasks, and lets you add seamless mesh Wi-Fi in any part of your home that needs more internet. 

McAfee protection
DEFEND YOUR NETWORK WITH EXO

When it comes to safeguarding your family’s online privacy and smart home connections from cyber-snoopers, you can never be too careful. 

That’s why we built in powerful McAfee protection into EXO routers, so you can defend yourself at the network level way before threats come close. 

With a world-renowned Global Threat Intelligence that updates itself automatically with cutting-edge cloud-based machine learning, McAfee protection keeps the growing onslaught of sophisticated cyberthreats out, 24/7. 

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COMPREHENSIVE PARENTAL CONTROLS - LESS COMPLAINTS

Stop settling for just a handful of parental controls. 

The EXO AC2600 Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Router gives you a system of comprehensive controls that turn into a way of life with Less Complaining and More Compliance

Because in the future, you’re not enforcing the rules.

It's the system that enforces them.

Wi-Fi Mesh
FUTURE-READY YOUR MESH WITH WI-FI MESH

EXO routers’ built-in Wi-Fi Mesh turbocharges your whole home network with a ton of advanced features that add massive functionality to your mesh network. Feel the future of mesh with Wi-Fi Mesh today!

Learn More  Go to Demo 

D-Link Wi-Fi Mesh

PLUG, SHARE, PLAY

Just plug in a USB device, such as an external storage drive, to instantly create shared storage on your network. Keep all your family’s files in one place and let everyone access them whenever they like at blazing speeds. Wirelessly. 

Great for streaming your movies in the living room or checking out holiday photos on your tablet.

GIGABIT CONNECTIVITY

Lightning-fast Gigabit wired connections give you all the speed you need for your gaming console, desktop PC and network storage.

TRUE INTERNET SPEEDS WITHOUT THE GUESSWORK

Tired of internet speeds that don’t live up to your ISP’s claims? EXO Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Routers’ integrated Internet Test lets you measure the true speed of your Router-to-ISP connection with the D-Link Wi-Fi app.

ALWAYS UP-TO-DATE

Firmware upgrades can be a pain, but with EXO Smart Mesh Wi-Fi Routers, they are completely automated. Upgrades are so smooth, you won’t even notice them. On top of that, EXO’s dual image functionality saves a recovery image as a backup before an upgrade. So in the unlikely event an upgrade fails, the system has your pre-existing configuration to fall back on. 

Upgrade worry-free all the time every time.

Supports the Google Assistant, Alexa, and IFTTT

WORKS WITH THE GOOGLE ASSISTANTAND ALEXA

Turn on/off your guest Wi-Fi, ask for your guest Wi-Fi credentials, reboot your router or update your firmware. Do it ALL hands-free using voice commands.

Just speak the words of command to your Google Assistant or Alexa, and the router bends your smart home Wi-Fi to your will (without you having to lift a finger).
Perfect for when you’ve got your hands full entertaining guests or just want to wow them with your smart Wi-Fi.

REVIEW

Tom's Guide



"...you'll find some killer features on the D-Link AC1900 Mesh-Enabled Smart Wi-Fi Router (DIR-1960)."

EASY SETUP

Using the D-Link Wi-Fi app’s intuitive interface and
step-by- step instructions, setting up your EXO is a breeze.

D-Link Wi-Fi