Product ID: PCI300WN2X2
The PCI300WN2X2 Wireless-N PCI Card adds high speed 802.11n network connectivity to almost any PCI-enabled desktop/workstation PC. Using a 2T2R (2 Transmitter/2 Receiver) design over the 2.4GHz frequency, the card supports 300Mbps data bandwidth over an 802.11n network, while providing optimal signal reception and range - the ideal WiFi card for Desktop PCs.
Backward compatible with 802.11b/g networks (11/54Mbps), this versatile WiFi N adapter offers a versatile wireless networking solution with support for standard and advanced security options such as WEP, WPA and WPA2, along with wireless Quality of Service (QoS) support and quick and easy setup through WPS.
This easy-to-install wireless PCI NIC also includes a low-profile adapter, which enables it to be installed as a half-height wireless PCI card that's suitable for Small Form Factor computers.
Backed by StarTech.com's 2-year warranty, the PCI300WN2X2 PCI Wireless N adapter also includes free lifetime technical support, ensuring an excellent upgrade or first-time setup option.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||2 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector Type(s)||PCI / PCI-X (Universal 3.3 & 5V, 32-bit)|
|2 - External Ports||RP-SMA (Coax, Reverse Polarity SubMiniature A)|
|Environmental||Operating Temperature||0°C to 55°C (32°F to 131°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)|
|Humidity||10% ~ 90% RH|
|Bus Type||PCI / PCI-X (5 / 3.3V)|
|Card Type||Standard Profile (LP bracket incl.)|
|Antenna Configuration||2x2:2 (TxR:S)|
|Chipset ID||Ralink - RT3062F|
|Packaging Information||Package Height||1.3 in [32 mm]|
|Package Length||6.4 in [16.3 cm]|
|Package Width||5.4 in [13.6 cm]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||5.5 oz [155 g]|
|Performance||Maximum Data Transfer Rate||802.11n: 300 Mbps|
|Full Duplex Support||Yes|
|Frequency Range||2.4 GHz ~ 2.484 GHz|
|Security Features||WEP Data Encryption|
|WPA and WPA2-PSK Data Encryption|
|WPA and WPA2 Enterprise Data Encryption|
|Physical Characteristics||Product Length||5.1 in [12.9 cm]|
|Product Width||2.1 in [53 mm]|
|Product Height||0.7 in [19 mm]|
|Weight of Product||1.8 oz [50 g]|
|Software||OS Compatibility||Windows® XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2003, 2008 R2
Linux 2.6.32 and later or 4.4.x LTS Versions only
|Special Notes / Requirements||System and Cable Requirements||Available PCI expansion card slot|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||PCI Wireless-N Card|
|Low Profile Bracket|
|2 - Included in Package||Antenna|
Extend the distance between your wireless antennas and your wireless devices
In stock: CA: 67 | US: 106
Prior to installing this device, ensure that your operating system is up to date (for example, you have installed the most recent service pack).
To install the driver:
Note: Windows will typically save the files to the Downloads folder that is associated with your user account (for example, C:\Users\your_name\Downloads).
Note: If the Run as Administrator option is not available, you might be attempting to run the installer from within the zipped file. Extract the files using the instructions in Step 2.
Note: You can switch to using the Windows Utility at any time.
To confirm that Windows detects your expansion card, complete the following:
Your expansion card is listed according to the name of the chipset. To determine the name of the chipset of your expansion card, navigate to www.StarTech.com and look on the Technical Specifications tab for your product.
Yes. This PCI card uses a universal connector keyed for both 3.3V and 5V that can be used with PCI and PCI-X. This type of connector is identified as having 2 separate notches, instead of just one.