D-Link DWA-131 Wireless N Nano USB Adapter - USB - 54Mbps - IEEE 802.11n (draft)
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Description

  • The Wireless N Nano USB Adapter (DWA-131) features a sleek compact design that easily fits into your computer's USB port with minimal protrusion. 

    UPGRADE YOUR ADAPTER

    The D-Link® Wireless N Nano USB Adapter (DWA-131) features a sleek compact design that fits into your computer's USB port with minimal protrusion making it ideal for use when traveling or in a crowded workspace. The DWA-131 includes the latest 11n technology, which provides a better wireless signal than previous-generation 11g. Adding Wireless N to your computer provides an excellent solution for performing everyday activities such as transferring files, browsing the Internet, and downloading music.

    EASY TO SETUP

    The Wireless N Nano USB Adapter easily connects your desktop or notebook computer (with an available USB port) to a wireless network. The D-Link Quick Adapter Setup Wizard walks you through the installation process and configures your new Wireless N Nano USB Adapter for you. Also included is the Wireless Connection Manager that can add and save settings for the networks you frequently use the most. 

    ADVANCED SECURITY

    The DWA-131 supports the latest wireless security features to help prevent unauthorized access, be it from over a wireless network or the Internet. Support for WPA™ and WPA2™ standards ensure that you will be able to use the best possible encryption available. Plus, the DWA-131 includes a Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ (WPS) Push Button for a simple and secure connection to a wireless network.Upgrade from previous-generation Wireless G to powerful 11n technology with the new Wireless N Nano USB Adapter and enjoy the improved range and speed of multiple antenna technology. 

    WHAT THIS PRODUCT DOES

    Use the Wireless N Nano USB Adapter (DWA-131) to connect your desktop or notebook computer to a wireless network and access a high-speed Internet connection, transfer files, and stream media from greater distances around your home or office. 

    WHY WIRELESS N IS BETTER

    The Wireless N Nano USB Adapter uses 11n technology to maximize the speed and range of your wireless signal to significantly outperform previous-generation Wireless G devices1 It makes use of your home's environment by bouncing multiple wireless signals off of walls and ceilings to work around obstructions and help eliminate dead spots.

    WIRELESS N NANO USB ADAPTER BENEFITS

    • Slim design, compact in size for easier use when traveling or in a crowded workspace
    • Latest 11n wireless technology for better speed and range
    • Easily connect and secure your network with Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) Push Button
    • Secure your wireless connection using advanced WPA™ or WPA2™ encryption
    • Also works with 11g networks 

Features

  • Slim Design, Compact Size with Powerful 11N Technology
  • Connect a Desktop or Notebook PC to a Wireless Network
  • Easily Connect to Your Network with Push Button Security
  • Secure Your Wireless Connection Using Advanced WPA or WPA2 Encryption 

Specifications

Specifications
Standards•IEEE 802.11n •IEEE 802.11g   
Interface Type•USB 2.02    
Wireless Frequency Range•2.4GHz to 2.462GHz   
Security•Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA™ & WPA2™) •Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ (WPS) •Push Button   
LEDs•Link •Activity   
Certifications•FCC Class B •IC •Wi-Fi®   
Operating Temperature•32° - 104° F (0° - 40° C)   
Operating Humidity•10-90% Non-condensing   
Dimensions•Item (WxDxH): 0.7” x 1.3” x 0.3” (1.8mm x 34.4mm x 7.7mm) •Packaging (WxDxH): 8.1” x 1.4” x 5.4” (205.7mm x 35.6mm x 137.2mm)   
Weight•Item: 0.01 lbs (0.004 kg) •Packaging: 0.3 lbs (0.14 kg)   
Warranty•1 Year Limited3    
Recommended System Requirements•For Optimal Wireless Performance, use with one of the following Wireless N routers: •Xtreme N Gigabit Router (DIR-655) •Wireless N 300 Gigabit Router (DIR-651) •Wireless N 300 Router (DIR-615)   
Minimum System Requirements•Computer with: •Windows® 7***, Windows Vista®*** or Windows® XP SP34 •CD-ROM Drive •20MB Hard Disk Space •USB Port •For Internet Access: •Cable or DSL Modem •Wireless Router •Subscription with an Internet Service Provider (ISP)   
Package Contents•Wireless N Nano USB Adapter •Quick Installation Guide •CD-ROM with: •Installation Wizard •Drivers •Product Documentation   

Wireless Adapter Comparison

Supported Wireless Bands
AC1200 Dual Band
Yes
N600 Dual Band
Yes
N300
Yes
Yes
N150
Yes
Security
Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) Push Button
Yes
Yes
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA & WPA2)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Applications
HD Streaming and Gaming
Yes
Yes
Wireless Connectivty
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Networking Standard
802.11ac
Yes
802.11a
Yes
Yes
802.11n
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
802.11g
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
  1. 1 Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE Standard 802.11 specifications. Actual data throughput will vary. Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, building materials and construction, and network overhead, lower actual data throughput rate. Environmental factors will adversely affect wireless signal range. Wireless range and speed rates are D-Link RELATIVE performance measurements based on the wireless range and speed rates of a standard Wireless G product from D-Link. Maximum throughput based on D-Link Wireless N devices..
  2. 2 Using a USB 1.1 port will affect device performance. USB 2.0 port recommended.
  3. 3 1-Year Warranty available only in the U.S.A and Canada.
  4. 4 Computer must adhere to Microsoft’s recommended System Requirements.

General Information

D-Link DWA-131 Wireless N Nano USB Adapter provides superior wireless signal for your computer compared to the existing wireless 802.11g technology. This Wireless N adapter is ideal for day-to-day activities such as transferring files, browsing the Internet, and downloading music. D-Link Wireless N products use smart Antenna technology to transmit multiple streams of data allowing you to receive wireless signals from the farthest corners of your home. Furthermore, D-Link Wireless N technology extends your wireless range, while maintaining compatibility with all your existing 802.11b/g wireless routers and access points.

Technical Information
Wireless LAN Standard:IEEE 802.11n
ISM Band:Yes
ISM Minimum Frequency:2.40 GHz
ISM Maximum Frequency:2.48 GHz
Number of Antennas:1
Antenna Type:PIFA Antenna
Wireless Transmission Speed:300 Mbps
Wireless Security:
  • WEP
  • WPA
  • WPA2
  • WiFi Protection Setup

Interfaces/Ports
Host Interface:USB

Physical Characteristics
Height:0.3"
Width:0.7"
Depth:1.4"
Weight (Approximate):0.11 oz

Miscellaneous
Additional Information:
  • Better wireless reception around the home
  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup push-button design for easy connection
Compatibility:

Operating Systems:

  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista (32/64 bit)




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  • UPC: 790069326899 
  • Mfr's Part #: DWA-131