Linksys Wireless-G USB Adapter WUSB54G

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Linksys Wireless-G USB Adapter WUSB54G

The easy way to connect your desktop or notebook to a high-speed wireless network Connect your USB-equipped desktop or notebook computer to a wireles...

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“Go Wireless Go”

published 18/06/2006

ProReliable and easy to install

ConsDesign style, Not Mac compatible

This is a yet another reliable product from Linksys. The Wireless - G USB adapter was so easy to install, as with all the Linksys products I have purchased, this comes with an easy to install guide which talks you through the procedure step by step, which should always be followed to get the...

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“Great reliable product”

published 11/11/2005

ProSmall and stylish and easy to install.

ConsSoftware isnt great.

I purchased 2 of these as I have the wireless router befw11s4 in the main living room and wanted something small for the kids rooms and no wires all over the house. The kids are networked to my main pc and we can share any files as well as the internet connection. I attach my main cable modem...

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Product Information : Linksys Wireless-G USB Adapter WUSB54G

Manufacturer's product description

The easy way to connect your desktop or notebook to a high-speed wireless network Connect your USB-equipped desktop or notebook computer to a wireless network at incredible speeds with the Linksys Wireless-G USB Network Adapter. By incorporating two new, blazing fast technologies - USB 2.0 and Wireless-G - the Adapter delivers data rates up to 54Mbps (5 times as fast as 802.11b), without the trouble of opening up the case of your desktop computer. To install, simply plug the Adapter into any available USB port. It gets its power through the USB connection, so no power cord is necessary. The included Setup Wizard walks you through configuring the Adapter to your wireless network settings, step by step. The Wireless-G USB Network Adapter is also compatible with the Wireless-B (802.11b) network standard, with data rates up to 11Mbps. And your wireless communications can be protected by 128-bit encryption, so your data stays secure. The Wireless-G USB Network Adapter's high-gain antenna lets you put your computer almost anywhere in the building, without the cost and hassle of running cables. Now you don't have to drill holes in your walls and climb through the attic or cellar to get connected to the network. Once you're connected, you can keep in touch with your e-mail, access the Internet, use instant messaging to chat with friends, and share files and other resources such as printers and hard disk storage space with other computers on the network. So don't hassle with running cables through your house - get connected the easy way with the Wireless-G USB Network Adapter.

Product Details

Product Description: Linksys Wireless-G USB Adapter WUSB54G - network adapter

Device Type: Network adapter

Form Factor: External

Interface (Bus) Type: USB 2.0

Dimensions (WxDxH): 9.1 cm x 7.1 cm x 2.3 cm

Weight: 80 g

Data Link Protocol: 802.11b, 802.11g

Data Transfer Rate: 54 Mbps

Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz

Compliant Standards: IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g

System Requirements: Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP SP1

Microsoft Certification: Certified for Windows Vista

Manufacturer Warranty: 3 years warranty

Localisation: United Kingdom, France, Europe, Canada

General

MPN: WUSB54G, WUSB54G-UK, WUSB54G-FR, WUSB54G/UK, WUSB54G/EU, WUSB54G-CA

Device Type: Network adapter

Form Factor: External

Interface (Bus) Type: USB 2.0

Width: 9.1 cm

Depth: 7.1 cm

Height: 2.3 cm

Weight: 80 g

Localisation: United Kingdom, France, Europe, Canada

Networking

Connectivity Technology: Wireless

Data Link Protocol: 802.11b, 802.11g

Spread Spectrum Method: DSSS, OFDM, DSSS

Data Transfer Rate: 54 Mbps

Line Coding Format: CCK, OFDM

Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz

Status Indicators: Link activity, power

Compliant Standards: IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g

Antenna: External integrated

Selectable Channels Qty: 11

Aerial

Antenna: External integrated

Expansion / Connectivity

Connections: 1 x Hi-Speed USB - 4 PIN USB Type A, 1 x Hi-Speed USB - 4 PIN USB Type B

Provided Interfaces: 1 x network - Radio-Ethernet

Miscellaneous

Cables Included: 1 x USB cable ( external ), 1 x USB cable

Encryption Algorithm: 128-bit WEP, 64-bit WEP

Certified for Windows Vista: Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Compliant Standards: Plug and Play, FCC Class B certified

Software / System Requirements

Software Included: Drivers & Utilities

OS Required: Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP SP1

Peripheral / Interface Devices: CD-ROM, USB port

System Requirements Details: Windows XP SP1 - 400 MHz - RAM 64 MB ¦ Windows 2000 - 400 MHz - RAM 64 MB

Additional Requirements: CD-ROM, USB port

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 9.1 cm

Depth: 7.1 cm

Height: 2.3 cm

Weight: 80 g

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 3 years warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - 3 years

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 0 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 40 °C

Humidity Range Operating: 10 - 85%

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