Wireless N Nano USB Adapter
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The DWA-131 Wireless N Nano USB Adapter connects your computer to a high-speed wireless network and provides a fast wireless connection with superior reception. Once connected, you can access your network’s high-speed Internet connection and begin browsing the web, streaming videos and music, playing online games, and sharing content with your friends.
Ultimate Performance
The DWA-131 provides fast wireless performance for your PC. You can easily add the Wireless N Nano USB Adapter to a PC to access a high-speed Internet connection while sharing photos, files, music, video, printers, and storage. Enhance your Internet experience with a faster wireless connection and enjoy smooth digital phone calls, gaming, downloading, and video streaming. The DWA-131 supports WPA/WPA2 wireless encryption to help prevent outside intrusion and protect your personal information from being exposed.
Get Connected, Stay Connected
Powered by Wireless N technology, this adapter provides high-performance wireless connectivity. The DWA-131 is designed for use in bigger homes and for users that demand higher networking performance. Maximize your wireless performance by connecting this adapter to a Wireless N router and stay connected from virtually anywhere in your home. The DWA-131 is also backward compatible with 802.11g technology, so you can use it with older equipment too*.
Connectivity in Your Pocket
The DWA-131’s compact size allows you to take the power of Wireless N technology with you wherever you go. Simply plug the device into an available USB port on a laptop or desktop PC and you’ll be browsing the web, streaming video, and chatting with your friends in no time. With superb wireless performance, reception, and security, the DWA-131 Wireless N Nano USB Adapter is a great choice for easily adding or upgrading wireless connectivity to your computer.
Convenient Access Point Functionality
D-Link’s SoftAP feature allows the DWA-131 to act as an access point, allowing you to share your Internet connection wirelessly with other devices, or extend the coverage of an existing network. Simply install the included D-Link SoftAP software and plug in the Wireless N Nano USB Adapter to use the DWA-131 as an access point right away. You can toggle SoftAP on or off at the click of a button, allowing you to switch between modes effortlessly.
* Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE standard 802.11n 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.

General features

• USB 2.0 connector
• Status LED
• Integrated 2dBi antenna
• Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA™ & WPA2™)
• IEEE 802.11n
• IEEE 802.11g
• IEEE 802.11b
Frequency Band
• 2.4 GHz to 2.4835 GHz
Wireless speed
• IEEE 802.11b: 1, 2, 5.5, and 11 Mbit/s
• IEEE 802.11g: 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 54 Mbit/s
• IEEE 802.11n: 6.5 ~ 300 Mbit/s (MCS0 ~ MCS15)
Transmitter Output Power
• IEEE 802.11b:
15 dBm at 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbit/s
• IEEE 802.11g:
12 dBm at 6~54 Mbit/s
• IEEE 802.11n (2.4 GHz):
12 dBm at MCS0/1/2/3/4/5/6/7
12 dBm at MCS0/1/2/3/4/5/6/7
Receiver Sensitivity
• IEEE 802.11b:
-76 dBm at 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbit/s
• IEEE 802.11g:
-82 dBm at 6 Mbit/s
-81 dBm at 9 Mbit/s
-79 dBm at 12 Mbit/s
-77 dBm at 18 Mbit/s
-74 dBm at 24 Mbit/s
-70 dBm at 36 Mbit/s
-66 dBm at 48 Mbit/s
-65 dBm at 54 Mbit/s
• IEEE 802.11n (2.4 GHz):
-82 dBm at MCS0/8
-79 dBm at MCS1/9
-77 dBm at MCS2/10
-74 dBm at MCS3/11
-70 dBm at MCS4/12
-66 dBm at MCS5/13
-65 dBm at MCS6/14
-64 dBm at MCS7/15
-79 dBm at MCS0/8
-76 dBm at MCS1/9
-74 dBm at MCS2/10
-74 dBm at MCS3/11
-67 dBm at MCS4/12
-63 dBm at MCS5/13
-62 dBm at MCS6/14
-61 dBm at MCS7/15
Operating Systems
• Windows® 8, 7
• Available USB port**
Physical Parameters
• 30 x 16 x 8.5 mm
• 27.22 grams
• Operating Voltage: 5 V DC ±10%
• Power Consumption: 360 mA
• Operating: 0° to 40°C
• Storage: -20° to 75°C
• Operating: 0% to 90% non-condensing
• Storage: 5% to 95% non-condensing
• CE
• Wi-Fi Certified
• C-Tick
• IC
• Windows® 8.1 Certified
** Using a USB 1.1 port will affect device performance. USB 2.0 port recommended.
All references to speed and range, including the performance chart, are for comparison purposes only. Product specifications, size, and shape are subject to change without notice, and actual product appearance may differ
from that depicted on the package. See inside package for warranty details.


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DWA-131/E1A Wireless N Nano USB Adapter


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