Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows 95/NT/98/2000/XP/2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 6.4 / May 3rd 2002
The Intel ¬ÆPRO/100 has in it an embedded 802.11a/b dual band (5 GHz and 2.4 GHz) Wireless Local Area Network Mini PCI adapter. The Mini PCI Type 3A form factor is designed for Note book computer systems where overall thickness must be kept to an absolute minimum. It comes with IEEE 802.11 a/b standard technology and has Cisco compatible extensions in some models newer models. It also has Bluetooth coexistence capability and also an onboard dual diversity switching support for systems designed with two antennas. The antenna inter face connector is hirose U.FL-R-SMT mates with cable connector U.FL-LP-066.its radios on/off features are supported by both hardware and software. The Intel ¬ÆPRO/100 has a connector interface mini PCI type III edge connector with a LED output link activity. Its Wi Fi alliance is certified for 2.5 GHz band, 5 GHz and WPA.
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
It comes in dimensions of (H x W x D) 1.75 inches x 2.35 inches x 0.19 inches (44.60 mm x 59.75 mm x 4.9 mm) and weights 12 grams. Its operating temperature is between 0 to +70 degrees Celsius and a humidity of between 0 to 95% none condensing. It operates with a frequency band of 5.15 GHz to 5.35 GHz and had modulation of BPSK, QPSK, 16 QAM and 64 QAM. It can use up to 8 channels within a transmit output power of 14dbm. Its adapter power consumption is quite typical as it transmits with only 1.7 watts, receives with 1.3 watts, is on stand by with 135 m W and can be on sleep mode with 45mW. Its in door range is 40 ft (12m) @ 54 bps but with an out door range of 100 ft (30m) @ 54 mps. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Intel(R) PRO/100+ MiniPCI Type 3A errors before installing any driver updates.