Manufacturer: Gigabyte Technology, Inc
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 2.6M
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52.06.01 / 11 Jun 2004
Gigabite WBKG USB WLAN Card is a product of Gigabite-Byte Technology Co, Ltd and is compatible with operating systems Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows 2000 and Windows 98 (second edition). Its maximum communication protocol is 802.11g while its communication buses include USB and wireless 2000. A person looking for an easy way to integrate his or her notebook or desktop into the wireless USB Adapter can find it with Gigabite WBKG USB WLAN Card. One just needs to fix it and will be able to share data and printers as well as access internet (high speed) over the present wireless network. When installing it on the desktop, one will not be needed to open the case of the computer. Its latest version which was released on 11th June 2004 is 184.108.40.206.06.01. Just like other USB plug and play devices, Gigabyte WBKG USB WLAN Card is a breeze to set up.
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
Its interface compatibility is USB 2.0 while its WLAN standard is IEEE 802.11g/b. Its operating frequency is 2.4 GHz while its 802.11b data rates are 11 Mbps, 5.5 Mbps, 2 Mbps and 1 Mbps. Gigabite WBKG USB WLAN Card's operating channels are 802.11b/g: 13 (Europe) ,11 (North America),and 14 (Japan). Its modulation includes OFDM, QPSK, CCK, BPSK, DQPSK, 16QAM, 64QAM, DBPSK, and DSSS. Its operation voltage is five volts while its WEP encryption length is 40 bit (=64 bit), 128 bit. It is always advisable for one to utilize the latest version of the Gigabite WBKG USB WLAN Card's driver so at to utilize its functions easily and in a better way. Old versions may cause device conflicts or network errors. The user should ensure that he or she updates the drivers at least once per every month. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Gigabite WBKG USB WLAN Card errors before installing any driver updates.