The DWA-171 uses dual-band technology for intelligent, versatile, low-interference 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, low-interference 5 GHz band.
Compatible With All Your Wireless Products
While the AC1300 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Nano USB Adapter allows you to connect to wireless networks at cutting-edge 802.11ac speeds, it’s also backwards-compatible with older 802.11n/g/b/a wireless – so you'll always be able to get connected no matter where you are.
What is Wireless AC Wave 2?
802.11ac Wave 2 is a 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.
One-Button Setup with WPS
Use Wireless Protected Setup (WPS) to quickly and easily establish a home network that will have you browsing, streaming, and interacting in minutes. With push-button WPS, no passwords or Wi-Fi names are necessary.
Whether you’re at home using a desktop computer or out and about with a notebook, the DWA-171’s sleek design is perfect for mobility and convenience, so that you can take advantage of Wireless AC’s super-fast speed wherever you are.