USB Wireless Network Adapter

Product ID: USB555WG

Discontinued
Features
  • High data transfer rate - up to 54 Mbits/sec

  • Complies with IEEE802.1g 2.4GHz (DSSS) standard, backwards compatible with 802.11b

  • Enhanced WPA Encryption, AES & 256-bit WEP Encryption for high level of security

More Features . . .
  • Creates wireless peer-to-peer network in Ad-Hoc mode or connects to Ethernet LAN in Infrastructure mode using an wireless Access Point

  • Full Windows Plug and Play installation

  • Automatic fallback increases data security and reliability

  • Low interference and high sensitivity guarantee reliable performance

$0.00

ID: USB555WG

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This 802.11g Wireless USB LAN adapter can be installed in any available USB port for access to an 802.11g Wireless LAN or peer-to-peer Ad Hoc connections with other 802.11g wireless adapters.

The USB Wireless LAN adapter features enhanced 64/128-bit WEP and WPA data encryption for added security, as well as an auto-fallback feature that dynamically adjusts transfer rates according to signal strength, ensuring reliable transmissions at up to 54 Mbps.

The USB 802.11g adapter is compact and lightweight and is plug and play ready for any laptop or desktop USB port.

This product is backed by StarTech.com’s lifetime warranty and FREE lifetime tech support.

The StarTech.com Advantage
  • Compact design and light weight construction - plugs right into your USB port
  • 5 times faster than Wireless-B adapter
  • Suitable for any USB capable Notebook or Desktop PC
  • Quick setup and easy configuration
Compatible With

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Windows 98SE/ ME/ 2000/ XP (32/64-bit)/ Server 2008 R2/ Vista (32/64-bit)/ 7 (32/64-bit)/ 8 (32/64-bit)
Mac OS 10.3, 10.4, 10.5
Linux

Applications
  • Extend networks into boardrooms, meeting rooms and other hard-to-reach locations
  • Compact design is perfect for notebook users
  • Ideal for home user, SOHO, enterprises and training facilities
  • Wireless USB adapter allows you to share peripherals connected to your computer such as printer, modem and other USB devices
Warranty Information
Warranty Lifetime
Hardware
Chipset ID Ralink - RT73
Industry Standards CE
FCC
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - USB A (4 pin) Male
1 - Wireless G (IEEE 802.11g)
Performance
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 54 Mbps
Antenna Internal - Built-in
Chipset Ralink RT73
Compliant Standards IEEE 802.11g and USB v2.0
Enclosure Plastic
Frequency 2.4 GHz
Host Interface Type USB A
LED Indicators Link & Activity
Media Access Control CSMA/CA
Modulation CCK@11/5.5Mbps, QPSK@2Mbps & BPSK@1Mbps
Network Architecture Ad-Hoc and Infrastructure mode
Radio Technology Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum (DSSS)
Security WPA, AES & 256-bit WEP Encryption
Storage Temperature -25C ~ 65C
Software
OS Compatibility Windows 98SE/ ME/ 2000/ XP (32/64-bit)/ Server 2008 R2/ Vista (32/64-bit)/ 7 (32/64-bit)/ 8 (32/64-bit)
Mac OS 10.3, 10.4, 10.5
Linux
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 0.3 lb [0.2 kg]
Certifications
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