Category: System & Controllers
Manufacturer: ASIX Electronics Corp.
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 229.8Kb
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows ME, Windows 2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 220.127.116.11 / 20 Dec 2007
ASIX AX88172 USB2 to Fast Ethernet Adapter is a superior and extremely incorporated controller that has embedded 7K*16-bit SRAM. This controller is comprised of a USB interface tasked to host the CPU. It is compliant with USB Standard Version 1.0, 1.1, and 2.0. This controller can be utilized for both 10M and 100Mbps Fast Ethernet operations. It supports four (4) USB endpoints and full or half-duplex functions on Fast Ethernet. This controller features an optional PHY power down form for power saving. It also supports 256/512 bytes serial EEPROM and automatic loading of USB Descriptors, Ethernet ID, and Adapter setting from EEPROM. All of the aforementioned functions and features of the ASIX AX88172 USB2 to Fast Ethernet Adapter can only be made accessible by means of a driver, which enables the device to communicate with the machine.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
Device like ASIX AX88172 USB2 to Fast Ethernet Adapter is essential in the overall operation of a computer. It is one component that helps identify the computer's hardware and peripheral parts. Fast Ethernet is a communal term for several Ethernet standards, which carry traffic at the minimal rate of 100 Mbit/s compared to the original speed of 10 Mbit/s. This controller connects a link layer device, which is called a MAC, into a physical medium like optical fiber or copper cable. It includes a PMD and PCS layer. Alongside its driver, this controller provides modulated link's digital access. This product was published by ASIX Electronics Corporation, an innovative fables semiconductor supplier. To provide superior integrated solutions to its customers, ASIX has managed to work closely with the innovators in the networking industry. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ASIX AX88172 USB2 to Fast Ethernet Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.