Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: Marvell Inc
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not specified
Operating System: Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 04 Apr 2010
Marvell USB-32P 802.11g USB 2.0 Adapter is a network and modem driver produced by Marvell Inc. This product functions using the Universal Serial Bus (USB) interface. USB is a communication protocol used to facilitate communication from a computer to a peripheral device and vice versa. It is aimed at replacing different varieties of serial and parallel ports and has nowadays become the standard method of connection. Marvell USB-32P 802.11g USB 2.0 Adapter uses the USB 2.0 specification which is an improvement on the USB 1.0 specification. USB 2.0 specification is referred to as a hi- speed signaling rate and supports 480 Mbits per second. Like all other hi-speed appliances, Marvell USB-32P 802.11g USB 2.0 Adapter is back- ward compatible and can fall back to USB 1.1 (full speed) specification where need arises. The connectors of hi- speed devices are identical.
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Marvell USB-32P 802.11g USB 2.0 Adapter complies with the IEEE 802.11g standard. This is a wireless standard for home networking. The operating frequency of this product is 2.4 GHz and it functions at a throughput of approximately 22 Mbits per second. The maximum Net Bit rate of this standard is 54 Mbits per second whereas the gross bit rate is 128 Mbits per second. The 802.11g standard is backward compatible and can be used with the 802.11b standard which is the predecessor to the 802.11g standard. The advantages of this standard include a swift maximum speed, a signal range which cannot be easily obstructed. On the downside, this standards is pricey compared to the 802.11b standard and devices using this standard may mess with signal frequency which is not regulated. Users of this device should always ensure that they are using the latest version of the device driver for it to function effectively and efficiently. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Marvell USB-32P 802.11g USB 2.0 Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.