D-Link Wireless AC600 Dual Band USB Adapter with Signal Plus (DWA-172)

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Key Specifications
  • Wireless USB Adapter

  • Wireless AC600

  • Super-Fast Wireless AC

  • Highly Portable

  • Simple Setup

SKU:#030499 WarrantyLifetime by D-Link Product No.:DLK-DWA-172 Short link:http://i.nvade.it/7VV See specifications from the manufacturer

The DWA-172 Wireless AC600 Dual-Band High-Gain 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 you‘ll be browsing the web, chatting to your friends, streaming HD video or gaming online. With its integrated dual-band technology, over the 2.4 GHz (150 Mbps1) or 5 GHz (up to 433 Mbps1) bands, you’ll have reduced Wi-Fi interference to maximise 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 favourite 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-172 Wireless AC600 Dual-Band High-Gain USB Adapter delivers cutting-edge 802.11ac speed to your home network, it’s 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-172 to your existing hardware, connect to the Internet, and start browsing; saving you both time and money.

Portable Design

Whether you’re at home using a desktop computer or out and about with a notebook, the DWA-172 Wireless AC600 Dual-Band High-Gain USB Adapter’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.

Reliable Bandwidth

The DWA-172 Wireless AC600 Dual-Band High-Gain USB Adapter 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. Whatever you like to do online, dual-band technology has you covered.

Easy, Hassle-free Setup

Use Wireless Protected Setup (WPS) to quickly and easily establish a highly secure home network that will have you browsing, streaming, and interacting in minutes. The latest encryption technology ensures that information transmitted on your network remains safe and secure, while preventing unauthorised access. It’s as easy as push and connect!


Lifetime by D-Link

Ports & interfaces

Connectivity technologyWireless
Host interfaceUSB
USB ports quantity1


Maximum data transfer rate433 Mbit/s
Networking standardsIEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet LANN
Wi-Fi bandDual-band (2.4 GHz / 5 GHz)
Frequency range2.4 - 5 GHz
Top Wi-Fi standardWi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Wi-Fi standards802.11a,Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac),802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
WLAN data transfer rates supported1,2,5.5,11,12,24,36,48,54,150,433 Mbit/s
Security algorithmsWPA,WPA2,WPS


LED indicatorsY
CertificationFCC Class B\nIC\nCE\nC-Tick\nWi-Fi Certified\nWi-Fi Protected Setup


Output voltage5 V

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T)0 - 40 °C
Storage temperature (T-T)-20 - 75 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)10 - 90%
Storage relative humidity (H-H)5 - 95%

System requirements

Windows operating systems supportedY

Weight & dimensions

Width15.7 mm
Depth15 mm
Height193 mm
Weight23.2 g

Packaging data

Package width137 mm
Package depth208 mm
Package height36 mm
Package weight60 g

Logistics data

Shipping (inner) case net weight6.3 kg
Shipping (inner) case length45.7 cm
Shipping (inner) case height32 cm
Shipping (inner) case width44.3 cm
Quantity per shipping (inner) case40 pc(s)
Shipping (inner) case gross weight7.3 kg
Pallet gross weight (air)191.2 kg
Number of cartons per pallet (air)24
Quantity per pallet (air)960 pc(s)
Pallet height (air)2.1 m
Pallet gross weight (sea)191.2 kg
Number of cartons per pallet (sea)24
Quantity per pallet (sea)960 pc(s)
Pallet height (sea)2.1 m
Pallet width110 cm
Pallet length120 cm

Other features

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