6.8 out of 10 based on 303 reviews

D-Link DWA-171

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  • User Score (302)
    7.6 7.6 from 302 reviewers
  • Expert Score (1)
    7.0 7.0 from 1 reviewers
  • Performance (23)
    8.3 8.3 from 23 reviewers
  • Overall quality (23)
    8.3 8.3 from 23 reviewers
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  • Expert Reviews

0 Local, 1 Total
  • User Reviews

  1. Decent

    JB Hi-Fi
    4.0/10
    Reviewer: kinoiri, JB Hi-Fi
    15 August 2018

    I have been using this product for over a year and it recently started to have issues. It doesn't connect as well as it used to and I would have to restart the product couple of times before it would connect again. Besides from that for my Macbook this has been really easy to use. Read more

  2. Got my network working

    Harvey Norman
    10/10
    Reviewer: newvwogue, Harvey Norman
    31 October 2017

    After some remote access help from a friend on my laptop, he suggested after upgrading to Windows 10 my internet adaptor was not recognised or working. He advised me to get a d-link. All working now. Read more

  3. Wi-Fi

    JB Hi-Fi
    10/10
    Reviewer: Smithy, JB Hi-Fi
    22 June 2016

    Excellent - performs without any problems - simple to install and use. Read more

  4. D-Link DWA-171 Dual Band AC600 Mini USB Wireless Adapter (Support Win10 & Mac OS with the latest driver)

    PB Tech
    8.0/10
    Reviewer: Allan H., PB Tech
    26 October 2018

    Bought this for a business client and it's been great. Only downside is the driver installation. Get's picked up as a USB drive which has the driver install files. After installing the wireless adapter is available. Cheap easy solution to get dual band AC on a desktop computer. Read more

  5. D-Link DWA-171 Dual Band AC600 Mini USB Wireless Adapter (Support Win10 & Mac OS with the latest driver)

    PB Tech
    10/10
    Reviewer: Ninotchka F., PB Tech
    15 October 2018

    Max Shang from the North Shore branch helped me pick this for my PB 5762 Intel Coffee Lake Core i7 6 Core 8700 Processor / 16 GB DDR4 RAM /500GB Solid State Drive /Triple Display Support(VGA/DVI/HDMI)/Windows 10 Professional/ Silent Mid Tower and installation was a breeze. Read more

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  • Manufacturer's Description

The Wireless AC Dual Band Nano USB Adapter (DWA-171) 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 – 2.4GHz (150Mbps*) or 5GHz (up to 433Mbps*). And with integrated Dual Band technology, you’ll have reduced Wi-Fi interference to maximize throughput for faster streaming, gaming, and Skype calls. Interfe…

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