Category: Network & Modems
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 74.7 MB
Operating System: Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.520 / 06 Jan 2009
Belkin Bluetooth 2.0 USB Adapter enables the user to include Bluetooth wireless technology to the notebook computer or the USB desktop. This adapter permits the user to be able to make connections to a wide range of other Bluetooth appliances without having to use cables or set up a networking infrastructure. All the user has to do is to plug in the adapter to the computer's USB port and secure connection to the printers, cell phones, PDAs and any other Bluetooth enabled computer. Through the Belkin Bluetooth 2.0 USB Adapter, the user will be able to browse the internet and access their e-mail. They will also be able to print documents, transfer contact information, files among others. The technologies that come with this adapter are extremely advanced: USB 2.0 and Bluetooth standard v.2.0 which comes with enhanced data rate (EDR).
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 advantages which come with the Bluetooth and USB technologies on Belkin Bluetooth 2.0 USB Adapter include a faster connection, improved quality of voice as well as multimedia, enhanced Wi-Fi environments and data transfer speeds which can even be three times faster than the original one. With this product, the user can share picture through the Kodak Picture Upload Technology which enables the user to transfer maximum resolution photos from the camera to the personal computer. However, there are some disadvantages which are associated with Bluetooth. First and foremost is a tendency of slowness. The Belkin Bluetooth 2.0 USB Adapter has a I Mbits per seconds maximum throughput whereas the speed is somewhere from 50 to 80 kbps in reality. The 802.11b Wi-Fi network is also likely to interfere with the Bluetooth connection when varying standard devices come within six feet. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Belkin Bluetooth 2.0 USB Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.