Category: Network and Modem
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not specified
Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/2003/XP/NT/ME
Latest Version / Release Date: Not specified / 08 Oct 2010
MIMO Wireless miniPCI Adapter is a networking device produced by Gigabyte. A mini PCI is a PCI bus extension that is utilized in portable computers. It was designed for use in peripheral devices such as network adapters along with modems. Mini PCI modules are the size of a credit card and are connected to the motherboard as opposed to being inserted into PCI slots in a similar manner as PC cards. Mini PCI cards use the typical PCI signaling that is usually found in desktop computers that are PCI based. They permit peripheral connections of high-speed transfer in petite form factor appliances, for instance, laptop computers. The MIMO Wireless miniPCI Adapter functions on all laptops which come with a mini PCI slot save for those which utilize proprietary wireless cards like some Toshiba brands. Users can use the MIMO Wireless miniPCI Adapter to add fast wireless connectivity to their notebooks.
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MIMO Wireless miniPCI Adapter has several important features which makes it the product of choice among users seeking wireless connectivity. Among these features, it enables computers to acquire compatibility to the 802.11b and 802.11g standard. This product also enables the user to benefit from 2.4 GHz frequency operation and a maximum wireless data transfer rate of 54 Mbps. As the name suggests, this product also uses MIMO technology; Tx, Rx2 antenna and Rx1. MIMO technology is among several smart antenna forms of technology and refers to the use of several antennas both during transmission and reception to enhance communication performance. MIMO technology offers increased data throughput as well as link range without the need for additional band width or transmission of power. MIMO Wireless miniPCI Adapter is compliant with several regulatory standards such as FCC, RoHS and Weee which makes it safe for use. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and MIMO Wireless miniPCI Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.