I am using this card with Win XP. This card differs from basic wireless g adapter cards in two ways. Amazon Prime Music Stream millions of songs, ad-free. I used mine to reach an access point yards away with no problems. From a computer in a writer’s shed that is about feet behind our house, I can see no difference in the upload and download speeds that I get from my computer inside the house. Share your thoughts with other customers.

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Amazon Prime Music Stream millions of songs, ad-free. You probably will see some increase in reliability because the increased transmit power may allow your computer to upload faster and woreless in the presence of noise interference will more reliably acknowledge each received data packet from the router.

This card has a receive sensitivity of dBm at 54Mbps which is about average for basic g cards.

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Product information Technical Details. Using this card in my computer, my wifi router showed up with the same four bars as before.

I decided to stick with g rather than upgrade to n or dual band because my cable company package provides between 5 and 10Mbps, so I don’t believe I need to go beyond the 54Mbps I get with g. This is a good quality product at a low price.

See questions and answers. Once it is setup, this card rocks at a distance! Get to Know Us. As another reviewer mentioned, if you can, it’s really best to use ethernet cable. I believe some people who gave this card negative reviews may have had unreasonable expectations. This card is a good choice to allow you to do that since it has a removable antenna with an RP-SMA connector which is the most common type for add-on antennas.


Go with the first directive which I think tells you to ignore Windows hardware setup.

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At 54Mbps, it has a typical available transmit power of 22dBm vs. Write a product review.

I purchased one of these along with 25ft. Dual band routers add the 5GHz band which has more independent channels and is not yet as crowded as the 2.

I have a very good router, and my laptop picks up in the room just fine. You can edit your question or post anyway. Note that a year later, it is a room closer to the router and never loses the ability to load a page. I originally bought this to increase the reception for my computer in the farthest room from the router. A weak signal from a neighbor’s router went form one bar to two bars and an additional network showed up at one bar.

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Excellent quality unit with enough transmit power to reach several blocks. There would be times that web pages would not load at all for about 30 seconds. Second, and more important, at mWatts, it has an available transmit power significantly higher than most cards.


If that’s not possible, directional antennas receive less noise and also put out less noise to interfere with other networks. The installation is a little quirky and is reminiscent of circa Win There are still times that I’ll lose the ability to load a page, but they are much less often, and for much shorter periods of time.

Works with Linux and packet injection.

Image Unavailable Image not available for Colour: If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? If you are in an area with a lot of other networks and or noise from microwaves, etc. There was a problem completing your request. As we all keep upgrading our wireless systems, we put more co-channel noise out there which causes all our wifi to work less well so then we have to upgrade again.

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