Broadcom NetLink (TM) Gigabit Ethernet


Device driver details
Category: Networks & Modems
Manufacturer: Broadcom
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 39.17MB
Operating System: Win 98, Win NT, Win XP, Win 2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 8.5.0 / 25 Apr 2005
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Windows device driver information for Broadcom NetLink (TM) Gigabit Ethernet

The Broadcom NetLink TM Gigabit Ethernet is a wholly integrated networking adapter that is used by clients to receive high-speed internet connections. Users who have the adapter are able transfer data at high speeds of 10 or 100 Mbps. The adapter uses PHY or physical layer transceiver to ensure that users receive quality connections. Some of the features included in the Broadcom NetLink Ethernet device include a PCI version 2.2 interface and an integrated PHY as well as an inbuilt on-chip buffer memory. The latest model of the network card increases the performance and functionality of the computer network. The NetLink Gigabit Ethernet adapter has been integrated with a low voltage process that enables it to operate under minimal power. This feature enables users to efficiently conserve power. Furthermore, to increase the quality of its services, the Ethernet adapter is compatible with IEEE 802.3 specifications.

Broadcom NetLink Gigabit Ethernet is able to provide networking speeds of between 10 Mbps and 10 gigabytes per second enabling users to experience high-speed transfer of data. The Gigabit Ethernet technology has replaced the Fast Ethernet technology, which was only able to support data transfer rates of only 100 megabytes pre second. Broadband NetLink Gigabit Ethernet allows users to utilize the switch connections instead of relying on legacy repeater connections. The benefit provided by the NetLinks switch connection is that they avail bandwidth connections to all the individual connections. In addition, they are able to support different forms of network traffic such as data, voice or video streaming. With the high connection speeds provided by the Broadcom NetLink Gigabit Ethernet, users are able to share internet connections, transfers large volumes of files as well as share devices such a printers, scanners among peripheral devices. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Broadcom NetLink (TM) Gigabit Ethernet errors before installing any driver updates.


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