The Linksys High Performance Dual-Band Wireless N USB Adapter Model #AE2500-RM features dual internal antennas. Obviously, it gives a stronger signal than the D-Link Wireless G USB Adapter DWA-110. This USB WiFi dongle is essential for laptops and desktop PCs that don’t have wireless connectivity.
Linksys AE2500 Dual-Band Wireless-N USB Adapter Specifications:
- Wireless Dual-Band N (2.4 or 5 GHz) Technology
- 802.11n, 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g
- 2 internal antennas
- High speed up to 300 Mbps
- WPA2 advanced security
- Optimized for streaming video & gaming
- Compatible with Windows OS
Minimum System Requirements: PC with CD or DVD drive, running Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1 or later, or Windows 7; and Available USB 2.0 port
Linksys High Performance Dual-Band Wireless N USB Adapter’s two antennas so they are not as freaky looking as the Planex GW-USFang300 USB WiFi Adapter.
With two antennas, the Linksys AE2500 Wi-Fi USB Dongle can provide data transfer rates up to 300 Mbps which is double the speed of the Netgear WNA-1100 Wireless N USB Adapter with 150Mbps Data Speed.
A New Linksys AE2500 Dual-Band Wireless N USB Adapter sells for a price of $129.99 while refurbished ones ranges from $18-$34. Today at 1saleaday.com, buy a refurb Linksys AE2500-RM for $7.99 only.
Other than WiFi USB adapters, there are also USB dongles for Bluetooth such as the Low-Priced Generic Bluetooth USB 2.0 Mini Adapter. All it requires is a vacant USB port.