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D-Link A/NZ launches Wi-Fi 6 PCIe adapter with Bluetooth 5.1

By Ben Moore
Thu 3 Dec 2020
FYI, this story is more than a year old

D-Link A/NZ has launched the DWA-X3000, an AX3000 Wi-Fi 6 PCIe Adapter with Bluetooth 5.1 that enables you to upgrade your desktop PC to next generation Wi-Fi. 

The DWA-X3000 is designed to achieve AX3000 Wi-Fi speeds up to 2402Mbps (5GHz) + 600Mbps (2.4GHz) and is backwards compatible with 802.11ac/n/g/a/b technology, allowing you to connect to your older devices. 

The DWA-X3000 also adds Bluetooth 5.1 connectivity to a PC so it can connect to Bluetooth devices without additional adapters.

The DWA-X3000 AX3000 Wi-Fi 6 PCIe Adapter with Bluetooth 5.1 connects your computer to a high-speed network and provides a wireless AX connection with superior reception. 

Equipped with 1024-QAM, MU-MIMO, OFDMA and an Intel Wi-Fi 6 chipset, the DWA-X3000 delivers faster and more efficient Wi-Fi reducing latency by up to 75%.

The DWA-X3000 also provides the benefits of PCI Express with a high-bandwidth connection that provides superior performance over the legacy PCI interface. 

The AX3000 Wi-Fi 6 PCIe Adapter with Bluetooth 5.1 can be connected to any PCIe slot in a computer, whether it is an x1, x4, x8, or x16.

The DWA-X3000 is equipped with omni multi-directional high-performance antennas designed for maximum coverage.

It also includes a magnetised antenna base for optimal antenna placement.

The DWA-X3000 also employs security options and supports the latest Wi-Fi security with WPA3 128-bit encryption that allows secure connection to keep intruders out of a network.

The adapter connects a computer to a high-speed network and provides a fast wireless AX connection with superior reception allowing access to a network’s high-speed internet connection while also getting secure access to shared photos, files, music, video, printers and storage.

Key features

  • Dual-band technology offers flexibility and versatility depending on connectivity needs
  • Latest wireless AX technology delivers maximum performance and reliability
  • Convenient PCI Express installation
  • IAdds wireless AX capabilities to any computer with a spare PCI Express slot
  • AX3000 speeds up to 2402Mbps (5GHz), 600Mbps (2.4GHz) providing reduced lag
  • Bluetooth 5.1 connectivity for a PC to connect to Bluetooth devices
  • Backwards compatible - Supports all existing Wi-Fi routers and gateways
  • Equipped with omni multi-directional high-performance antennas designed for maximum coverage and includes a magnetised antenna base for optimal antenna placement.
  • WPA3 - The latest 128-bit industry-standard Wi-Fi encryption helps provide more protection for your network and connected devices

The DWA-X3000 is available now at an RRP of AU$149.95/NZ$179.99.

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