D-Link has put its most advanced gaming router to date, the DGL-5500, up for pre-order. To provide a gaming-optimized network, the router features Qualcomm’s StreamBoost technology that can intelligently allocates bandwidth and shaping traffic, so that you can enjoy lag-free gaming, smooth HD video streaming, and clear VoIP calls.
The cylindrical router utilizes Qualcomm’s VIVE 802.11ac technology and offers up to 13000Mbps wireless performance, with 867Mbps on 802.11ac and 450Mbps on 802.11n. You can find four Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports, a USB port for sharing USB drive and printer, and a WPS button for easy wireless setup.
Shipping in 1 August, the DGL-5500 is priced at $199.