Category: Network and Modem
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 4.5 MB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98SE, Windows ME, Windows NT4, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 184.108.40.2064 / 19 Jul 2004
Compex iWavePort WLU11A is a 11Mbps Wireless USB Adapter that complies with the 802.11b standard. This device merges wireless connectivity and the convenience of USB. The Compex iWavePort WLU11A offers 11Mbps of wireless LAN standard for different wireless desktop clients. Its Universal Serial Bus compatibility allows faster data rate transfer and convenient connection. Users can choose between 64-bit or 128-bit private encryption to ensure the privacy of data as it is transmitted over the frequency band of 2.4GHz. Packets transmitted using the device are encrypted with the WEP key. This key can only be accessed by the wireless client and access point. The WEP key provides extra network protection to users. Mobile users are ensured of top quality protection using this product. In summary, the Compex iWavePort WLU11A offers 11Mbps of wireless network connection, USB installation, 64 and 128-bit WEP encryption, fast data transfer as well as ensured data privacy.
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
This device complies with IEEE 802.11 and 802.11b DSSS standards. It uses the 2.4GHz ISM band. It supports rates of 11Mbps and 5.5Mbps air transmission as well as backward compatibility with 1 Mbps and 2 Mbps standards. The device has a built-in antenna that can support radio transmissions of up 200 meters in open environments. It is designed with the minimum operational overhead that makes it capable of producing 3.8 to4.0 Mbps throughputs. It is also capable recovering corrupted data. With its 64-bit or 128-bit RC4 encryption key, it can provide highly reliable network privacy protection. The device is designed to use a 3.3V PCMCIA interface. It consumes a low 20mA of current at standby mode. This device is Plug-and-Play supported, which means it can be easily recognized by operating systems such as Windows 95, 98, NT 4.0, 2000 and Linux operating systems. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Compex iWavePort WLU11A errors before installing any driver updates.