SOURCE: D-Link Systems, Inc.

November 26, 2008 06:00 ET

D-Link Takes Three of Five Top Spots in Computer Shopper 802.11n Wi-Fi Router Roundup

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA--(Marketwire - November 26, 2008) - D-Link, the end-to-end network solutions provider for consumers and business, today boasts three of the top five positions in a roundup of 802.11n routers recently published in Computer Shopper, a leading computer industry publication read by some half-million readers.

Number one in the head-to-head evaluation of competing 802.11n products in the home networking category is the D-Link® RangeBooster N® 11n Router (DIR-628), which earned nine points (10 being highest) and an editors' choice honor. The reviewers said it is "not only the fastest dual-band router we've ever tested, but it's also one of the most affordable."

Ranked second is the D-Link Xtreme N™ Gaming Router (DGL-4500). The editors praised its "fast performance, easy setup and handy security features. Thanks to its GameFuel® mode, which prioritizes gaming traffic, it's also great for gamers."

The award-winning D-Link Xtreme N Gigabit Router (DIR-655) also is in the top five for its "good wireless throughput, above average broadcast range, four high-speed gigabit Ethernet ports and Quality of Service (QoS) configuration tools for prioritizing bandwidth usage for specific applications."

"This overwhelming, very flattering endorsement of our best-selling 802.11n Wi-Fi routers is further evidence that we offer consumers the best value and meet their every need for one of the most essential components of a digital home network," said Daniel Kelley, senior director of marketing for D-Link Systems, Inc.

About D-Link

D-Link is the global leader in connectivity for small, medium and large enterprise business networking. The company is an award-winning designer, developer and manufacturer of networking, broadband, digital electronics, voice, data and video communications solutions for the digital home, Small Office/Home Office (SOHO), Small to Medium Business (SMB), and Workgroup to Enterprise environments. With millions of networking and connectivity products manufactured and shipped, D-Link is a dominant market participant and price/performance leader in the networking and communications market. D-Link Systems, Inc. headquarters are located at 17595 Mt. Herrmann Street, Fountain Valley, Calif., 92708. Phone (800) 326-1688 or (714) 885-6000; FAX (866) 743-4905; Internet www.dlink.com.

D-Link, GameFuel, RangeBooster N, Xtreme N, and the D-Link logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of D-Link Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. All other third party marks mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners. Copyright © 2008. D-Link Systems, Inc. All Rights Reserved.