EXO AC3000 Smart Mesh Wi‑Fi Router


  • Product Status (Revision A): Live
  • Tri-Band Wireless AC30001
  • 802.11ac Wave 2 with MU-MIMO
  • McAfee Secure Home Platform™ & McAfee LiveSafe™ 
  • Amazon Alexa & Google Assistant compatible
  • Mesh-ready Wi-Fi2
  • Gigabit WAN, 4 x Gigabit LAN, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0
  • 2-Year D-Link Warranty

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Wave 2 Speeds
Wireless AC Wave 2

Combined speeds of up to 3000 Mbps1.

MU-MIMO & Tri-Band

Efficiently provides high-speed Wi-Fi to a larger number of devices at the same time using the best Wi-Fi band.

Parental Controls
Parental Controls

Block inappropriate content, create custom profiles, pause the internet, set schedules and more.

McAfee Protected

Includes McAfee’s Secure Home Platform™ for 5-years and McAfee LiveSafe™ for 2-years, allowing you to protect every connected device, and install antivirus software onto unlimited devices.

Dual-Core Processor
Dual-Core Processor

Fast processing power for every network task.

Voice Control
Voice Control

Take control of your network using voice commands for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

Built in Speedtest

Find out your true internet speed using the industry-leading platform, straight from your router.

3000 Mbps

Built to Be Faster. Built to Defend.

Enjoy faster wireless speeds with the latest Wave 2 technology, and keep your smart home safe with award‑winning McAfee protection for all your devices built right into the router. With three wireless bands and increased processing power, MU‑MIMO efficiency, customisable parental controls, and voice assistant compatibility, it can handle smart homes with lots of wireless devices.

DIR-3060 EXO AC3000 Smart Mesh Wi‑Fi Router

Award‑Winning McAfee Smart Home Protection.

With built-in powerful McAfee security, you get comprehensive, automatic protection for every device on your home network and antivirus software for unlimited devices, worth £179.98/€179.90*. Go online without putting your privacy and your smart home security on the line.
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5-Year McAfee Secure Home Platform™ subscription

Protect each and every connected home device and safeguard your family’s online privacy through the router.
2-Year McAfee LiveSafe™ subscription
Protect unlimited devices even when you’re away from home with the award-winning McAfee LiveSafe™ Antivirus software. 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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Parental controls

You’re the boss.

Create family-friendly internet by taking control of your network. Set clear online boundaries and schedules so you have less complaining and more control.


 Block content Block age-inappropriate content
Age-based profiles allow you to control what your kids can access online.
 Customised profiles Customised profiles
Create content filters, device access controls, and personalised time limits.
 Internet schedules Set Internet Schedules
Set limits for family time, study time, or household chores with pre-defined no-Wi-Fi times.
 Access upon request Access upon request
Let your kids request access to blocked sites, giving you total but flexible control over their web browsing.
 Pause / allow internet

Pause / allow internet
Allows you to pause and allow the internet on each user profile.

 Whitelist and blacklist Whitelist and blacklist
Allow or block access to specific website addresses.

“Hey… What's the status of my network?”

A Smart Home requires a smart router at its core. Give your router voice commands through Alexa or Google Assistant, receive instant audio alerts about network updates, check on the security status of any device, and more. 

With full compatibility with Amazon Alexa and Google Home devices, you can easily know everything about your network even without having to connect to your router.

works with Google Assistant and Just Ask Amazon Alexa badges

Alexa and Google Assistant compatible

A Stronger, Seamless Connection. Everywhere.

Bring Wi‑Fi to signal dead zones, say bye‑bye to buffering, and stay connected as you move from room to room with seamless mesh Wi‑Fi.2

Woman using the DIR-1960 mesh Wi-Fi in two different rooms

Full Mesh Wi‑Fi coverage.

D‑Link’s Wi‑Fi Mesh allows you to easily increase your home Wi‑Fi coverage. Simply add DAP‑1620 Mesh Wi‑Fi extenders2 around your home to create one seamless and reliable Wi‑Fi network that allows you to move around your home without any glitches.

DIR-3060 being used with DAP-1620 extenders to create mesh WiFi in a house.
MUMIMO and Dual-Band Wi-Fi being used for different devices.

Three Bands for More Devices.

The DIR-3060 uses one 2.4 GHz and two 5 GHz wireless bands at the same time providing concurrent tri-band technology and MU-MIMO, to efficiently deliver the best wireless band and fast speeds to a higher number of mobile and smart devices.

Tri-band Wi-Fi with 2.4GHz and two 5GHz bands

High‑Speed Wave 2 Wi‑Fi.

With its 3 bands and the latest Wave 2 Wireless AC technology, the DIR‑3060 delivers up to 3000 Mbps1. That’s x5 the speeds of the previous Wireless N generation, and enough wireless bandwidth to handle games and multiple 4K streams at once.

Wireless AC vs Wireless N speed comparison chart

Gigabit Wired Ports for x10 Data Transfer Speeds.

With four Gigabit LAN ports, speeds for your wired devices can be up to 10x faster than standard Fast Ethernet connections. The DIR‑3060 has the smarts and faster speeds to handle being the brain of your smart home.

Available connections on the back of the DIR-3060 EXO AC1900 Smart Mesh Wi‑Fi Router

High‑Performance Dual‑Core Processor.

The integrated dual-core processor has the power to ensure rock-solid performance. Whether it’s online gaming, multiple devices streaming at the same time, or securing your privacy and web browsing, the DIR-3060 is designed to cope with high demand.

Get the most out of your home network.

Share photos, videos, and music on your home Wi-Fi. Connect devices like printers to the USB 2.0 port at the back of the router, and utilise the superspeeds of the USB 3.0 port on the front to access USB Storage, cameras, or other higher-bandwidth devices.

USB 3.0 vs USB 2.0 speed comparison chart

WPS button

Add a device without the hassle.

Connect Wi-Fi devices by simply pressing the secure WPS button on the device and on the router, for a set up that takes seconds.

Quality of Service (QoS) controls for smooth connectivity.

Set priorities for devices to keep your games lag‑free, video streams without any buffering, and downloads in seconds rather than minutes. Set different priority levels to allow you to decide which devices are most important to you. Discover the true speed of your internet connection with a built‑in Speedtest™ straight from the router.

A gamer in front of a screen playing a video game

Lag‑free gaming

Prioritise traffic for gaming devices so your Wi-Fi doesn’t let you down when you need it most.

A video chat with a male and a female

Better video chats

Be there for your friends and family in even greater detail.

A video stream on a tablet

High‑quality video streams

Enjoy better video streams without endless buffering.


Set bandwidth priority

Set three priority levels for devices to optimize your bandwidth.

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2-Year D-Link Warranty

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*Correct as of 08/04/2019

1 Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE Standard 802.11ac and 802.11n specifications. Actual data throughput will vary. Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, building materials and construction, and network overhead, may lower actual data throughput rate. Environmental factors may adversely affect wireless signal range.

2 Compatible with revision B1 of the DAP-1620 D-Link product.

Wireless standard
Wireless AC Wave 2
Frequency band mode
Tri-band simultaneous
Wireless speed
1733 Mbps 5 GHz

400 Mbps 2.4 GHz

867 Mbps 5 GHz
Antenna type
6 fixed omni-directional antennas
Wired interface
1 x Gigabit Ethernet WAN

4 x Gigabit Ethernet LAN
USB ports
1 x USB 2.0

1 x USB 3.0
Advanced features
Multicast support



Wi-Fi Mesh support
Advanced Parental Control
McAfee LiveSafe 2 years
McAfee Protected
McAfee Secure Home Platform 5 years
Version Date Type File Size
Datasheet EN - PDF 0.70mb Download
Version Description Date Type File Size
Manual 1.02 RevA1 Product Manual 27.2.2020. - - Download
Manual 1.01 RevA1 Product Manual 28.8.2019. - - Download
Manual 1.00 RevA1 Product Manual 15.8.2019. - - Download
Version Description Date Type File Size
QIG 1.00 RevA1 Quick Install Guide 20.4.2020. - - Download
QSG McAfee 1.00 RevA1 Quick Setup Guide 22.7.2019. - - Download
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FW 1.11 RevA1 Firmware 30.6.2020. Download
FW 1.02B03 RevA1 Firmware 7.10.2019. Download
FW 1.01 RevA1 Firmware 4.9.2019. Download
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CE doc 1.02 RevA1 CE Documentation 3.6.2020. Download
CE doc 1.01 RevA1 CE Documentation 15.1.2020. Download
CE doc 1.00 RevA1 CE Documentation 13.8.2019. Download