The Wireless N 300 PCI Express Desktop Adapter from D-Link is an 802.11n client device with up to 300 Mbps speeds that delivers wireless performance for your desktop computer. With this adapter, you can add or upgrade your PC's wireless connectivity without having to purchase a new computer. Once connected, you can access into your network's high-speed Internet connection while sharing photos, files, music, video, printers, and storage.
It is a powerful 64-bit desktop adapter that installs quickly and easily into desktop computers. It can be used in ad-hoc mode to connect directly with other cards for peer-to-peer file sharing or in infrastructure mode to connect with a Wireless Access Point or router for access to the Internet in your office or home network.
The adapter is backwards compatible with 802.11b/g devices including game consoles and digital media players. It provides a high-bandwidth connection with superior performance over the legacy PCI interface. You can connect it to any PCIe slot in your computer, whether it is a x1, x4, x8 or x16 slot.
Powered by Wireless N 300 technology, it provides a faster wireless connection and superior reception than 802.11g*. It is designed for use in bigger homes and for those that demand higher networking. You can maximize wireless performance by connecting this desktop adapter to a Wireless N 300 router and stay connected from virtually anywhere in the home.
This desktop adapter features robust security to help protect the wireless network from intruders, complying with the latest wireless networking security protocols, including Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA / WPA2) support. It also includes a configuration utility to discover available wireless networks and create and save detailed connectivity profiles for those networks most often accessed.
Note! *Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE Standard 802.11g and 802.11n specifications. Actual data throughput will vary. Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, building materials and construction, and network overhead, lower the actual data throughput rate. Environmental factors will adversely affect wireless signal range.
- Get Connected and Stay Connected
- Powered by Wireless N technology, this adapter provides high-performance wireless connectivity with speeds up to 300 Mbps. It is designed for use in bigger homes and for users who demand higher networking performance. You can maximize your wireless performance by connecting this adapter to a Wireless N router and stay connected from virtually anywhere in your home.
- Faster Wireless Networking
- It lets you connect to your wireless network with faster speeds and from greater distances. The improved wireless coverage and better speeds allow you to enjoy faster and more reliable connections throughout your home.
- Fits into any Standard PCIe Slot
- You can connect the Wireless N 300 PCI Express Desktop Adapter to any PCIe slot in your computer, whether it is a x1, x4, x8, x16 slot.
- Backward Compatible with 802.11g/b Devices
- It is also backward compatible with 802.11g and 802.11b devices. That means you can still communicate with colleagues and friends while you have the ability to link to even more wireless networks.
- Wireless Networking Security with WPA / WPA2
- This adapter supports WPA and WPA2 encryption that allows you to connect your PC securely to a wireless network for wireless authentication. The WPA / WPA2 provides you with a much higher level of security for your data and communication.
- Easy Setup and Use
- A quick setup wizard guides you through a simplified installation process that helps to configure this adapter without any networking experts help.
- Wireless Connection Manager
- The desktop adapter uses Wireless Connection Manager as the management software. It has an easy interface to change any settings related to the wireless adapter and can keep track of the most frequently accessed networks.