The TP-Link Deco M5 is a mesh networking solution. It promises to provide seamless wireless internet coverage and comprehensive digital security via TP-Link HomeCare.
The Deco M5 comes with built-in anti-virus and malware protection powered by Trend Micro.
Powered by a quad-core processor, Deco M5 Whole-Home Wi-Fi System deploys the latest mesh technology to paint your home in Wi-Fi.
The dual-band AC1300 system is capable of throughput speeds up to 400Mbps on the 2.4GHz band and 867Mbps on the 5GHz band. You also get MU-MIMO support for smoother data streaming to multiple devices at the same time.
Deco M5 is a system of three units that are positioned to fill your home with Wi-Fi, up to 4,500 square feet.
With additional units available, this system can easily scale up to accommodate even larger spaces. In fact, up to ten units can be added to a single network at any given time for seamless Wi-Fi coverage across incredibly large spaces.
TP-Link HomeCare and Deco M5 offers comprehensive built-in security features.
TP-Link HomeCare provides exploit and malware protection, plus SPI firewall and device access control.
It also safeguards every device in your home from malware and hackers by blocking malicious sites, preventing intruders and quarantining infected devices, providing peace of mind that your family is always protected from the latest threats.
Robust parental controls can be managed in real time via the TP-Link Deco app. This allows you to manage and monitor who accesses your network, regardless of applications or URLs.
The Deco app even enables you to allocate a maximum amount of culmulative “screen time” per day to individual devices, even when you’re not home.
You also get monthly usage reports sent automatically to your phone so you know whats happening on your network and when.
Deco M5 performance
Adaptive Routing Technology (ART) ensures your network is always operating at its maximum speed. This quickly identifies and selects the fastest path for your devices to connect to the network.
This intelligent selection removes the guesswork from reliable connectivity.
Deco M5 also optimises connections between devices to deliver the very best in coverage and ensure you receive the strongest performance throughout your entire home at all times.
Additionally, thanks to its flexible configuration and intuitive set-up process, creating a mesh network at home is simple.
The free app gives step-by-step instructions and visuals, guiding you through the entire setup process.
Price and availability
The TP-Link Deco M5 Whole Home Wi-Fi System is now available at Dixons, Huges, Maplins, Office Outlet, Very.co.uk, and other leading retailers.
For the three-pack starter kit, it has an SRP of £229.99.
Key features at a glance
Seamless wireless connectivity throughout every room in the home
Comprehensive security features and robust parental controls via TP-Link HomeCare
Anti-virus 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 prioritises 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