Consider D-Link. More for your Money.
WiFi6 with Up to 4X more capacity than the previous WiFi standards, the DIR-X4860 WiFi6 Gigabit Mesh Router can handle everything a smart home can consume – simultaneously helping 4K TV streaming, gaming, huge file downloads, IoT devices like cameras, doorbells, and security sensors.
Features and Benefits
The DIR-X4860-US packs powerful 4.8 Gbps WiFi 6 speeds for buffer-free 4K video streaming and twitch-responsive gaming across multiple devices at the same time.
Connect numerous devices and rest assured you're experiencing faster speeds, lower latency, and greater network efficiency across your whole network thanks to standards-defining 160 MHz and OFDMA combined with MU-MIMO and BSS Coloring technology.
Gain strong performance throughout your network with the powerful triple-core processor and 160 MHz high-powered amplifier that sits at the heart of your router. It works to accelerate every application.
Create a profile for each person, then associate devices with each profile to control when and how they access the network. You can even use a profile to control internet access for shared devices, like game consoles and smart TVs.
Enjoy convenient hands-free voice control with Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant. Enable your guest network, check your internet speed, and reboot the router with just your voice.
Receive the latest features, patches, and enhancements when you opt-in to Over-the-Air (OTA) firmware update.
Your data and wireless connections are encrypted with the latest industry standard including new protocols for authenticating communications and strengthening your home WiFi security.
Set your router up in minutes, change settings, and easily manage your network with the free D-Link WiFi app (available on Android and iOS).
True Internet Speeds Without the Guesswork
Unlike the existing 11ac wireless standard that operates only in the 5 GHz range, WiFi6 fully utilizes Dual (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) bands. It also comes denser and wider signals at to boost throughput to devices by up to 25% for even more bandwidth.
Built-in Internet Service Speed Test
The DIR-X4860’s integrated Internet Test lets you measure the true speed of your Router-to-ISP connection with the D-Link WiFi app.
With Faster Speed Comes Greater Stability
WiFi6 introduces more stability and allows more data to be transmitted within the same space
The best part? Built-in Power Amplifiers and beam-forming extend the reach of your WiFi and direct the signals where they need to go. WiFi6 (11ax) lets you unleash all that lightning-fast WiFi goodness over larger areas than ever – from bedroom and bathroom all the way to basement and backyard.
WiFi6 Improves WiFi Efficiency by Carrying More Data
WiFi6 (IEEE802.11ax) Using OFDMA
WiFi6 Improves Neighborhood Interference
Your neighbors’ Wi-Fi could be interfering with your wireless signals and slowing things down. WiFi6 puts an end to the WiFi strife with BSS Coloring technology. It makes transmissions more unique by ‘coloring’ them with their own unique code. '
The result? Devices can decide whether to transmit signals or ignore them, based on their “color”. Get less interference, fewer Wi-Fi slowdowns, and more range.
WiFi6 Improves Battery Life for Mobile Devices
Target Wake Time (TWT) schedules transmissions for your smart devices efficiently, meaning they will know when to be ready for data, and when to take a break. The result? A significant boost in battery life for your IoT home devices!
Voice-Control Enabled with Google Assistant and Alexa
Turn on/off your guest's Wi-Fi, ask for your guest's 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 WiFi 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 WiFi.