Linksys Wireless-G WPC54GS Notebook Adapter with SpeedBooster - WPC54GS

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The card is fast and works very well. The networking software did not want to connect correctly and would not hold WEP key. I have a linksys router. I used the windows interface instead and it worked very well.

-magic669@hotmail.com quote

I just received this adapter today along with a WRT54GS router with speedbooster. It is very fast and it was up and working in five minutes. Great product.

-DWJ quote

Very Satisfied

on 10/12/2006

The ordering process was very simple. Shipping was very fast. I had the product installed and working in no time. All in all it was a great buying experience. Read More

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Excellent Item

by Will on 2/10/2007

To all the techies, computer savy people and everyone out there, If you think that buying a wirelss card with speedbooster as opposed to a regular makes little difference then you better think twice! If you live in an apartment building or a busy area where there is much interference such as cordless phones, mobile phones, multiple people using wireless internet, then this wireless with speedbooster is the way to go. When I was using my laptop's built-in internal wireless card with my wireless travel adapter, I was dealing with constant poor signals or none at all. Now that I have the wireless card with speedbooster, my signal never gets lower then 55%. TIP - If you plan to use a home cordless telephone at the same place you use your wireless internet, I recommend a 5.8ghz or higher range to prevent inteference. Good luck and enjoy! Read More

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Product Overview

The Wireless-G Notebook Adapter with SpeedBooster is the simple way to add or upgrade wireless connectivity in your notebook computer. Just slide it into your notebook's PC Card slot and enjoy high-speed wireless network access while retaining true mobility.

The Wireless-G Notebook Adapter with SpeedBooster incorporates the next generation of Wireless-G. In standard Wireless-G (802.11g) mode, the Notebook Adapter can connect to wireless networks at an incredible 54Mbps. With our new SpeedBooster technology enabled, your "real-world" wireless network performance increases by up to 35%. Unlike other speed-enhancing technologies, speedBooster is 802.11 compliant, fully compatible with standard Wireless-G, and a "good neighbor" to other wireless devices and technologies, using a single 2.4GHz channel as specified by the official wireless standard. And, unlike other technologies, with SpeedBooster you'll see an overall speed improvement even when running a mixed network of SpeedBooster and regular Wireless-G devices.

Specifications

Manufacturer Linksys
Mfg Part# WPC54GS
SKU 10360625
UPC 745883559190
UPC 14 00745883559190
Features
Product Type Wi-Fi Adapter / Wi-Fi Adapter
ISM Band Yes / Yes
ISM Maximum Frequency 2.40 GHz / 2.40 GHz
Width 2.1" / 2.1"
Depth 4.5" / 4.5"
Wireless Transmission Speed 54 Mbps / 54 Mbps
Brand Name Linksys / Linksys
Manufacturer Belkin International, Inc / Belkin International, Inc
Product Model WPC54GS / WPC54GS
Product Name Wireless-G WPC54GS Notebook Adapter with SpeedBooster / Wireless-G WPC54GS Notebook Adapter with SpeedBooster
Manufacturer Part Number WPC54GS / WPC54GS
Limited Warranty 3 Year / 3 Year
Host Interface PC Card / PC Card
Thickness 300 mil / 300 mil
Weight (Approximate) 1.66 oz / 1.66 oz
Tech Specs
Host Interface PC Card
Product Type Wi-Fi Adapter
Manufacturer Part Number WPC54GS
Manufacturer Website Address www.cisco.com
Manufacturer Cisco Systems, Inc
Product Name Wireless-G WPC54GS Notebook Adapter with SpeedBooster
Brand Name Linksys
Additional Information New SpeedBooster technology increases Wireless-G performance by up to 35%
Compatibility Microsoft Windows 98SE Microsoft Windows Millennium Microsoft Windows 2000 Microsoft Windows XP
Certifications & Standards IEEE: IEEE 802.11b IEEE 802.11g Certifications: FCC IC-03 CE
System Requirements 300 MHz or faster processor 128 MB of RAM Available PC Card Slot CD-ROM Drive
Thickness 0.30"
Weight (Approximate) 1.66 oz
Width 2.13"
Depth 4.53"
Wireless Security WEP AES TKIP IEEE 802.1x WEP Key Bits: 64 Bit and 128 Bit
Wireless Transmission Speed 54 Mbps
ISM Band Yes
ISM Maximum Frequency 2.40 GHz
Standard Warranty 3 Year Limited
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