Category: Network & Modems
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 81.05 KB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/NT/2003/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.1.3538.0 / 08 Aug 2001
The BUFFALO WLI-USB-G54 Wireless LAN Adapter like the name suggests is a network adapter. The device which is manufactured by Buffalo is compatible with Windows 95, 98, 2000, NT, 2003 and XP platforms. The device comes with 802.1154 mbps high speed wireless data rate. In addition it supports fast 2.0 USB. The BUFFALO WLI-USB-G54 Wireless LAN Adapter comes with the plug and play feature which makes it user friendly. The device comes with support for 64/128 bit WEP which helps to ensure network security. What is unique about the network adapter is that fact that it is backward compatible with the Wi-Fi 802.11b access points. The BUFFALO WLI-USB-G54 Wireless LAN Adapter is able to deliver wireless connectivity to computers that are Windows compatible and that have a USB port. To boost the performance and range, the device is equipped with external antennas.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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In addition to the WEP for security purposes, the BUFFALO WLI-USB-G54 Wireless LAN Adapter also incorporates AES 802.1X as well as Wi-fi Protected Access. The device has the following dimensions 2.2 by 4.7 by 3.6 inches. It comes with a two year warranty. With the BUFFALO WLI-USB-G54 Wireless LAN Adapter, users do not experience any throughput loss as a result of the USB. However, there are certain disadvantages associated with the device. For one it does not comes with support for the Broadcom ‚ÄúXpress‚Äù throughput enhancement. More over, in client applications, it does not come with an integrated WPA supplicant. The BUFFALO WLI-USB-G54 Wireless LAN Adapter makes use of the Broadcom AirForce chipset. In addition to use the functions of the device better and more easily, users are advised to install the appropriate and most recent driver versions. Old drivers only cause device conflicts and errors. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and BUFFALO WLI-USB-G54 Wireless LAN Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.