Category: Network and modems
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 39.82 MB
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.16.3. / 04 Jun 2007
The Atheros AR5008 Wireless Network Adapter is made of chips that have the highest level of local are network connection to date. Like all other products manufactured by Atheros, the device is compliant with the 802.11n specification, hence it delivers ultimate performance for wireless triple utility for video experience, vice as well as data transmission for all uses including home and office. The adapter supports one or more of the 802.11a, 802.11b, or 802.11g Wi-Fi standards. The Atheros AR5008 Wireless Network Adapter contains elements designed using several dissimilar form factors. As with many traditional PCI wireless adapters, the Atheros AR5008 Wireless Network Adapter possesses add-in cards designed for installation within any desktop computer that has a PCI bus. The Atheros AR5008 Wireless Network Adapter also works as a USB wireless adapter and can be attached to the external USB connection port of a compute
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
The following are the operational details of the Atheros AR5008 Wireless Network Adapter device. The device is designed with a chipset that complies with the BCM2045 Certification standards and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regulations in addition to the 802.11n specification as mentioned above. The attributes of the device are inspected to comply with the CE standards of network devices that function at frequencies higher than 2.0 GHz. The Atheros AR5008 Wireless Network Adapter has a recommended band frequency range of between 2.4 and 2.48 GHz. It is operated as a licensed ISM band modulation mechanism for GFSK at fluctuating speeds of one megabyte/second, 8-DPSK for speeds of more than three megabytes/second and £k or 4-DQPSK for speeds of two megabytes/second. The Atheros AR5008 Wireless Network Adapter attains maximum speeds that comply with the FHSS transfer rates. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Atheros AR5008 Wireless Network Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.