At 54 Mbps, this wireless 2.4 GHz 802.11b/g PCI card is much faster than existing 11 Mbps wireless networks and will supercharge the delivery of media-rich content to your desktop PC as never before. It easily handles huge digital video and MP3 files, firing them through your network at blazing speeds. It gives you continuous access to your home wireless router or office network, saves the time and expense of installing Ethernet cabling when you want to set up or expand a network, and makes it simple to relocate your desktop PC without rewiring. Moreover, it allows network users to wirelessly share a broadband Internet connection for access to corporate resources, the Internet, and e-mail – all with the highest available level of industry standard WEP encryption security.
ISM Band Yes
ISM Minimum Frequency 2.41 GHz
ISM Maximum Frequency 2.47 GHz
Wireless Transmission Speed 54 Mbps
Virtual Private Network (VPN) pass-through
40-bit (also called 64-bit)
128-bit WEP encryption
Host Interface PCI
Thickness 860.0 mil
Weight (Approximate) 4.41 oz
54 Mbps Wireless PCI Adapter WG311
Blazing – fast:
This high-speed 802.11g PCI card delivers large files in the blink of an eye – up to five times faster than 802.11b, allowing wireless video streaming for the first time ever. Dynamic rate shifting according to environmental conditions achieves the fastest possible connections.
Adds convenient mobility and reliable standards-based wireless connectivity to a network from a desktop PC via an 802.11b, 802.11g, or dual-band router or access point. Makes the most of your broadband connection, allowing network users to wirelessly share one IP address. Quickly and easily networks employees for ongoing access to corporate resources, e-mail, and the Internet.
Safe & Simple:
Secure 40/64 and 128-bit Wired Equivalency Protection (WEP) encryption allows for secure data transfer and increased shielding from wireless eavesdroppers. Supports Virtual Private Network (VPN) pass-through for protected communication over the public Internet. Simple to install and use.
Pentium III Class PC with an available PCI 2.2 compliant slot
20 Mb of free hard drive space
Device Supported Computer
Windows 98SE, Me, 2000 or XP
Certifications & Standards
FCC Part 15 Sub Class B