Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: Agere Systems
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 6.9¬†MB
Operating System: Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 184.108.40.2060 / 19 Dec 2001
Westell 802.11b PC Card provides networking solutions for mobile and laptops by providing high speeds of up to 54 Mbps using the established IEEE 803.11g/b protocol. This adapter is also able to provide users with up to 50% additional data throughput when connected to the Westell Versa Link (TM) wireless Gateway through standards based technology. This adapter is connected to the computer system through the computer processing unit at the back ports. Westell 802.11b PC Card was designed to ensure that there is ease when using for both the customers that purchase individual adapters as well as for the customers installing the adapter that is in conjunction with new broadband service. This adapter is able to interoperate with other 802.11b wireless products. Westell 802.11b PC Card was designed to offer mobile services to users where they can plug the adapter in any computer which means users are not restricted to one computer or one place.
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
Westell 802.11b PC Card includes a dual port power line adapter that provides two Ethernet ports which allows users to connect the DSL router as well as a computer to a single plug on the wall. The power line products of Westell are easily set up and they employ an error correction technology that ensures quality customer experience. The adapter also includes 56 bit DES encryption that is mainly for privacy. Networking is important because more people are buying computers especially with research showing that every household owns 2.5 computers. Apart from offering users with networking options this adapter is also able to offer broadband applications and services. The file size of the drivers of this adapter can be comfortably accommodated by most computer storage capacities meaning users do not have to upgrade their computer storage capacities. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Westell 802.11b PC Card errors before installing any driver updates.