D-Fend AC2600 Wi-Fi Router


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D-Fend AC2600 Wi-Fi Router

All-in-one Wi-Fi Router, parental controls, smart home protection and antivirus.

Handle Your Wi-Fi, Parental Control and Security Needs with One Router

Why buy a Wi-Fi Router for your Internet, a separate firewall for security and a subscription for parental controls when you can do it all with the D-Fend AC2600 Wi-Fi Router with McAfee Protection? Now you can enjoy high-speed, data-intensive activities like steaming HD video and online gaming without worrying about the kids visiting inappropriate content, sacrificing your smart homes' privacy and security.

Why You Want It

Protects Your Connected Home

From connected thermostats to baby monitors, D-Fend lets you protect every connected device – even those that can’t install antivirus software.

Powerful Parental Controls

Kids own the Internet? Take it back! The D-Fend AC2600 Wi-Fi Router gives you control of when and what your kids can access on the Internet.

Comprehensive Security, Made Simple

The D-Fend Router goes beyond ordinary antivirus protection by integrating powerful smart home protection, parental controls, and antivirus in one Router.

Superior Performance Without Compromise

High-speed AC2600 Wi-Fi with MU-MIMO and a 1.6GHz Intel® GRX350 processor lets you handle all your Wi-Fi and network security needs with no compromise in performance.

Intelligent Security that’s Always Learning

D-Fend brings advanced cloud-based machine learning into your home.
It constantly updates its threat database to protect you in real-time.

Voice Control

D-Fend works with AmazonTM AlexaTM to give you a new way to command and monitor your home network – with your voice1.

D-Fend protects Your Network at the Router Level

Give your home network an extra layer of powerful protection with the D-fend AC2600 Wi-Fi Router.
Stop hacker and malware at the Router-level, way before they can come close to your connected devices.

Get Complete Network Protection with D-Fend
Whether at Home or On The Go

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Smart Security for Your Home Network

With the power of McAfee Secure Home Platform, you can automatically protect all your connected home devices and safeguard your family's online privacy through a home router with built-in McAfee protection.

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Smart Protection Even While On the Move

Protect your computers and mobile devices even while on the go with the award-winning McAfee LiveSafe™ Antivirus.2 It blocks viruses, malware, ransomware, spyware and unwanted programs, and includes multi-device protection to deter security threats on all your mobile devices.

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McAfee Global Threat Intelligence


D-Fend protects your network with McAfee Global Threat Intelligence (GTI) -
an ever-expanding cybersecurity service that identifies and blocks emerging threats.

With more than 25 years of threat data, and cloud-based machine learning that updates its threat database in real-time
- You get smart home defence that never sleeps.

Serious Power for Serious Protection

Dedicated Intel Home Wi-Fi Chipset handles Wi-Fi, while the Intel® AnyWANTM SoC provides the processing power for software and security functions.

Smart Beamforming

Improves coverage by directing bandwidth to your devices as you move around your home. You can stream HD video, surf the web, skype your friends and play online games from wherever you are so you’ll always get the best experience.

Incredible Value, Priceless Protection

With D-Fend AC2600 Wi-Fi Router, you get complimentary subscriptions, advanced Internet protection with McAfee® Secure Home Platform, and McAfee LiveSafeTM.

Give your family the best in Internet protection for years to come.

Set up Your Network with One Simple App

The power to set up and manage your Wi-Fi router and network security right from the palm of your hand with the D-Link Wi-Fi app.



  1. Alexa control commands for D-Fend requires both an Alexa enabled device and a compatible D-Link router with the D-Fend skill enabled. Amazon, Alexa and all related logos are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.
  2. McAfee LiveSafe can be installed on PC, Max OS X, Android and iOS devices. Please check the McAfee LiveSafe website for the latest list of supported operating systems.

McAfee and the McAfee logo are trademarks or registered or trademarks of McAfee, LLC or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. Other names and brands may be claimed as the property of others. Copyright @2018 McAfee, LLC



  • Concurrent Dual-Band: Delivers blazing fast Wi-Fi speeds of up to 2,533 Mbps (800Mbps at 2.4GHz and 1733Mbps at 5GHz)
  • Ultimate Wi-Fi Performance:  Enjoy seamless HD streaming multimedia, online gaming, and other content-rich web surfing across your home without interruption
  • SmartConnect: Automatically directs your devices to the optimal wireless band ensuring a faster and hassle-free connectivity 
  • MU-MIMO: Simultaneous streaming on multiple devices to increase speed and effciency
  • Gigabit Ethernet: For fast wired connectivity with one dedicated Gigabit WAN port and 3 Gigabit LAN ports
  • D-Fend Security powered by McAfee: Keep your kids safe online with comprehensive parental controls
  • McAfee Secure Home Platform: End-to-end protection that automatically protects every device connected to your network
  • Intuitive Setup: Configure your network using the D-Link Wi-Fi mobile app

PowerZone :No
Mesh System :No
Ethernet Speed :Gigabit Ethernet
Warranty :3-Year Limited Warranty
NBN/UFB Support :FTTP / Satellite / Fixed Wireless / Cable only
LAN Port(s) :3
USB Ports :USB 3.0
CD-less Install :Yes
Guest Network :Yes
Parental Controls :Yes
mydlink enabled :No
Wireless Technology :AC2600 (800 + 1753 Mbps)
Wireless Bands :Dual Band
WAN Interface :Gigabit Ethernet
VoIP :No
Whole Home WiFi :No
Wave 2 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi :Yes

9/10 - "The great thing about security prevention on the D-Fend router is that it is always learning and improving."

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