Manufacturer’s Description

The D-Link Xtreme N DWA-556 PCI Express Desktop Adapter is a draft 802.11n wireless client that delivers unrivaled wireless performance for your PCI Express-enabled desktop computer. The PCIe interface provides superior performance over a standard PCI interface. This wireless adapter delivers up to 14x faster speeds1 and 6x farther range1 than 802.11g while staying backward compatible with 802.11g and 802.11b networks. Once connected, you can share a high-speed Internet connection, photos, files, music, videos, printers, and storage. This adapter is designed for use in larger homes and offices, or for users running multiple bandwidth-intensive applications.

The Specs

Warranty Information 1 Year Limited
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Networking Standards
Wireless Transmission Speed 54 Mbps
Wireless Security Features Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA, WPA2)
Additional Specifications
Device Support Computer
Number of Antennas 3
ISM Minimum Frequency 2.40 GHz
normalized-Weight 4.96
Number of External Antennas 3
Dimensions 2.70" Height x 4.70" Width x 0.10" Thickness
normalized-Height 68.58
Parent Retsku B000N4WRFY
ISM Band Yes
Interfaces PCI Card
Thickness 100 mil
Brand Name D-Link
ISM Maximum Frequency 2.48 GHz
Speeds Supported 300 Mbps
Shipping Weight 11.84 oz
Product Model DWA-556
Network Status Indicators Activity Status
Product Line Xtreme N
Height 2.70 in
Width 4.70 in
Depth 4.7 in
Weight 4.96 oz
Quick Glance
Slot/Port Type PCI Express x1
Frequency Band Fits any standard PCI Express slot - x1, x4, x8, or x16
Device Type Wi-Fi Adapter
Network Architecture Supported Wireless Ethernet - 11 Mbps IEEE802.11b|Wireless Ethernet - 300 Mbps IEEE802.11 Draft N|Wireless Ethernet - 54 Mbps IEEE802.11a

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