D-link DWA-185 Description:
Super-fast Speed Simple Setup & Total Wireless Compatibility
The DWA-185 Wireless AC1200 Dual Band USB 3.0 Adapter delivers powerful wireless AC technology to your desktop or notebook computer. Simply plug the adapter into an available USB port and connect to a wireless network to access a secure, high-speed Internet connection over the 2.4 GHz (Up to 300Mbps) or 5 GHz (up to 867Mbps) bands.
The DWA-185 is designed to provide wireless connectivity in hard-to-reach places. Its 5dBi high-gain antenna provides a boosted signal reception so that you can enjoy wireless coverage over a wider distance than with a regular wireless adapter. The antenna is also rotatable so you can eliminate dead spots by fine-tuning the positioning to get the best available wireless connectivity.
The DWA-185 supports the MU-MIMO technology, allowing you to fully utilize the power of your Wireless AC Wave 2 router. When several clients supporting MU-MIMO connect to a Wireless Wave 2 router, it can transmit independent data streams to them simultaneously via different antennas. This allows you to use wireless channel for transmitting data more effectively and significantly improves overall Wi-Fi throughput.
The Wireless AC1200 Dual Band USB 3.0 Adapter DWA-185 delivers Dual Band technology to your home network for intelligent, versatile, interference-free bandwidth. Check your email and surf the Internet on the 2.4GHz band; or game, make Skype calls and stream HD movies to multiple devices using the cleaner, interference free 5GHz band. Whatever you like to do online, Dual Band has you covered.
USB 3.0 for Maximum Data Transfer Speeds
The DWA-185 supports the high-speed USB 3.0 specification. When connected to a compatible USB 3.0 device and using the 5 GHz wireless band, the device will automatically switch to USB 3.0 mode, allowing you to achieve the highest possible data transfer rates and fully utilize the speed benefits of the Wireless AC Wave 2 standard.
Take the power of Wireless AC with you wherever you go. Instantly adds Wireless AC connectivity to any computer with a USB port. Slim size stays out of your way.