Whole-Home Mesh Network Wi-Fi Coverage Combined with Antivirus and Malware Protection
TP-Link just released the Deco M5 Whole-Home Wi-Fi System, which follows the white disc-shaped mesh networking router fad first introduced by eero. With built-in antivirus and malware protection powered by Trend Micro*, Deco M5 provides a secure whole-home Wi-Fi system at a better price than the competition.
Equipped with TP-Link HomeCare, Deco M5 systems offer an impressive line-up of built-in security features. TP-Link HomeCare provides exploit and malware protection, powered by Trend Micro*, along with an SPI firewall, device access control and secure remote control of the network via the TP-Link Deco mobile app, ensuring that your home network is always safe and secure. This network security protection safeguards every device in your home safe from malware and hackers, while security patterns provide peace of mind that your family is always protected from the latest threats. Robust parental controls allow you to manage and monitor access of network services, regardless of applications or URLs, for children by time allowance, even when you’re not home. Monthly usage reports are automatically sent to your phone to keep you apprised of activity on your network.
Powered by a quad-core processor, Deco M5 Whole-Home Wi-Fi Systems deploy the latest mesh technology to “paint” your home in Wi-Fi. The dual-band AC1300 system is capable of throughput speeds of 400Mbps on the 2.4GHz band and 867Mbps on the 5GHz band, and it supports MU-MIMO data streaming. Deco M5 is comprised of a system of three units that can be customized to fit your WI-Fi coverage needs, up to 4,500 square feet. With additional units, the Deco M5 system can easily scale up to accommodate even larger spaces. Up to ten Deco M5 units can be added to a single network at any given time for seamless Wi-Fi coverage across incredibly large spaces.
Deco M5 utilizes TP-Link’s Adaptive Routing Technology (ART) to ensure your network is always operating at top speeds, quickly identifying and selecting the fastest path for your devices to connect to the network. This intelligent selection removes the guesswork from reliable connectivity. Deco M5 also optimizes connections between devices to deliver the very best in coverage and ensure you receive the strongest performance throughout your entire home at all times. With Deco, you also have the ability to control how bandwidth is used, making it easy to prioritize services and devices for heavy-bandwidth tasks such as HD video streaming, online gaming or video chats.
Plus, with its flexible configuration and intuitive set-up process, creating your mesh network at home is simple. TP-Link’s Deco mobile app, available for Android and iOS, allows consumers to easily set up whole-home Wi-Fi coverage in minutes. With step-by-step instructions and visuals, TP-Link’s Deco app guides you through the entire setup process.
- Seamless wireless connectivity throughout every room in the home
- Comprehensive security features and robust parental controls via TP-Link HomeCare
- Antivirus and malware protection powered by Trend Micro*
- Simple installation with guided visuals via the TP-Link Deco mobile app (iOS and Android)
- Adaptive Routing Technology (ART) selects the best path for device connections and keeps the network running as fast as possible
- QoS prioritizes your home’s Wi-Fi experience by optimizing bandwidth to devices as needed
- Remote management and control of the network from anywhere
- 2-year limited warranty and 24/7 unlimited technical support by phone or email
Price & Availability
The TP-Link Deco M5 Whole Home Wi-Fi System is now available at HSN and other leading retailers at $299 (USD) for a three-pack system.
*The Trend Micro free-service period lasts three years. After three years, customers may continue to use the service by paying a monthly subscription fee. If customers choose not to pay for a monthly subscription, some features may no longer work or may only work in a limited capacity.