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ORiNOCO® 802.11a/b/g/n USB Adapter

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ORiNOCO® 802.11 a/b/g/n USB Adapter
High Performance ‘N’ Wireless Access for Laptop/Desktop Computers


 

High Speed, Extended Range, Flexible and Secure 802.11n Wireless Connectivity for Laptop or Desktop Computers

The ORiNOCO® 802.11a/b/g/n USB Client Adapter enables a high performance, secure and reliable connection to a WLAN network from any laptop or desktop computer that supports a USB port. With wireless networking data rates reaching 300 Mbps using 802.n technology, this dual band 802.11a/b/g in adapter enables seamless roaming between SG Hz 802.11a and 2.4GHz 802.b/g networks, allowing users to move between home, work and public Wi-Fi spaces with better range and throughput while giving maximum flexibility and backward compatibility with legacy 802.11a/b/g networks.

The ORiNOCO® 802.11a/b/g/n USB Client Adapter sets new standards in throughput and range to deliver the ultimate wireless triple play experience for video, voice, and data transmission in the home, for the business, and on the road. Its 2x2 MIMO architecture maximizes link data rates up to 300Mbps and very effectively manages the 802.11n radio signal to optimize for higher throughputs over long range. Designed for versatile installations, the USB Client Adapter features a sleek design for laptop users and a base stand with an integrated USB cable for desktop users

Higher Performance than Existing Wired LANs/WLANs

Proxim’s ORiNOCO® 802.11n products enable enterprises of all size to finally unwire the wired LAN by providing greater performance than existing Ethernet networks

  • ORiNOCO® 802.11a/b/g/n adapter compliments the extended throughput and range of the ORiNOCO® AP-8100
  • Best in class throughput exceeding 150 Mbps
  • High reliability for quad play applications
  • Certified to work for the entire 5 GHz spectrum worldwide
  • The Adapter supports WEP (64 and 28 bit), WPA and WPA2/802.11 i wireless security protocols.

Features

  • Dual mode 802.a/b/g/n support
  • USB Adapter and/or Base Stand plug directly into USB 2.0 compliant port
  • Enables bandwidth of up to 300Mbps, six times the throughput of 802.11a and 802.11g
  • QoS support based on Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) specifications
  • Backward compatible with legacy IEEE 802.11a/b/g infrastructure
  • Optimized for maintaining higher and reliable throughputs over a wider range
  • Supports Windows® 2000, XP and Vista
  • Intuitive ORiNOCO® client utility for easy, fast configuration
  • Wi-Fi certified
  • RoHS compliant

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INTERFACES
INTERFACE USB
STANDARD Conforms to USB standard 2.0, 802.11n draft 2.0, 802.11a, 802.11b and 802.11g
COMPLIANCE FCC, IC, CE, ETSI, TELEC, RoHS
RADIO CHARACTERISTICS
RADIO Single 802.11a/b/g/n radio 2x2 MIMO
RADIO CONFIGURATIONS 1 x 802.11b/g/n
1 x 802.11a/n
FREQUENCY BAND 5.15 – 5.85 GHz (subject to country regulations)
2.40 – 2.483 GHz
MODULATION TECHNIQUES MSC0 - MSC15 for 802.11n (6.5Mbps - 300Mbps)
BPSK, QPSK, 16-QAM and 64-QAM for 802.11a and 802.11g (6Mbps-54Mbps)
DSSS for 802.11b (1Mbps-11Mbps)
MEDIA ACCESS CSMA/CA (Collision Avoidance) with ACK
MAXIMUM TRANSMIT POWER 802.11n: 18dBm
802.11a: 17dBm
802.11bg: 18dBm
DATA SPEEDS (AUTOMATIC FALLBACK FOR EXTENDED RANGE) 802.11a Mode: 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48,54Mbps
802.11b Mode: 1, 2, 5.5 and 11Mbps
802.11g Mode: 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54Mbps
802.11n Mode: 6, 6.5, 13, 13.5, 19.5, 26, 27, 39, 40.5, 53, 54, 58.5, 65, 78, 81, 104, 108, 117, 121.5, 130, 135, 162, 216, 243, 270, 300 Mbps
ANTENNA Two 2.4/5.0GHz IFA 0 dBi Printed Antenna on board
PHYSICAL SPECS
DIMENSIONS 68.58mm(L) x 24.31mm(W) x 10.0mm(H)
WEIGHT 0.8OZ (22.68 g)
ENVIRONMENTAL SPECS
TEMPERATURE OPERATING 0°C to 55°C
STORAGE -20°C to 80°C
HUMIDITY OPERATING 15%to 95%(non-condensing)
STORAGE Max 95%(non-condensing)802.3af
LEDS
1 LEDS Active: green color, Transmission: blinking
OPERATING SYSTEM
Microsoft® Windows® Vista™, XP, 2000 SP4, Windows 7
SECURITY
802.1X SUPPORT EAP – TLS, TTLS, MDS, PEAP, LEAP
WI-FI PROTECTED ACCESS WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK
ENCRYPTION WEP (64 and 128 bit), TKIP, AES-CCMP
MTBF
>250,000 hours based on work load
WARRANTY
1-year
PACKAGE CONTENTS
  • USB Client Adapter, 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Base Stand with integrated USB cable (Type-A connector)
  • Quick Installation Guide
  • CD-ROM with software and documentation
ORDERING INFORMATION
8494-WD ORiNOCO® 802.11a/b/g/n USB Client Adapter - World
8494-US ORiNOCO® 802.11a/b/g/n USB Client Adapter - US
8494-JP ORiNOCO® 802.11a/b/g/n USB Client Adapter - JP
RELATED PRODUCTS
AP-8100, AP-4000, AP-4000M