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TP-Link TL-WN861N Wireless MINI-PCI Network Adapter 802.11B/G/N MIMO 2T2R

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   SKU:  
41189
   Shipping Weight:   0.2 lbs
   Part #: TL-WN861N

Features    [ Edit | History ]
Features:

The TL-WN861N Wireless N Mini PCI Adapter complies with IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11g, and IEEE 802.11b standards. Wireless transmission rates can reach up to 300Mbps. The Mini PCI card adopts 2x2 MIMO technology providing even better wireless performance, transmission rates, stability and coverage. This product can also simultaneously operate bandwidth intensive applications such as voice and video. Applications using a lot of bandwidth that are sensitive to interruptions such as voice and video applications are given priority in order to assure quality. It also works well with other 11g and 11n protocol wireless products.

Quick Specs:
Host Interface Mini PCI
Thickness 100 mil
Form Factor Internal
Wireless Transmission Speed 300 Mbps
Height 2"
Width 2.4"
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
ISM Band Yes
ISM Maximum Frequency 2.48 GHz
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General Information  
     Brand Name: TP-LINK
     Manufacturer: TP-LINK Technologies Co., Ltd
     Manufacturer Part Number: TL-WN861N
     Manufacturer Website Address: http://www.tp-link.com
     Product Model: TL-WN861N
     Product Name: TL-WN861N 300Mbps Wireless N MiniPCI Adapter
     Product Type: Wi-Fi Adapter
Interfaces/Ports  
     Host Interface: Mini PCI
Miscellaneous  
     Additional Information:

Adopts CCA technology which automatically avoids channel conflicts using its channel selection feature


     Compatibility:

Operating Systems:

  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Vista

Physical Characteristics  
     Form Factor: Internal
     Height: 2" (50.8 mm)
     Thickness: 0.1" (2.5 mm)
     Width: 2.4" (61 mm)
Technical Information  
     ISM Band: Yes
     ISM Maximum Frequency: 2.48 GHz
     ISM Minimum Frequency: 2.40 GHz
     Wireless LAN Standard: IEEE 802.11n
     Wireless Security:
  • WEP 64/128/152-bit
  • WPA
  • WPA2
  • WPA-PSK
  • WPA2-PSK
  • TKIP

     Wireless Transmission Speed: 300 Mbps

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wlachan
09/06/11
Experience: 1 Weeks
 Verified Owner
Pros
Affordable
Easy to install
Cons
Can be faster
Can be better made
Summary
Was looking for a 2T2R mini PCI 802.11n for my old Toshiba A60 and this is the only one I can find. There isn't much to describe. Just install the card, let windows install the driver and ready to go. It has a consistent throughput 60Mbps which isn't bad, but not that fast for a 300n which can go up to 100Mbps according to my other notebook. Still, it's quite a jump from wireless G 20Mbps.

I have noticed that on both cards that I have had, the metal covers were crashed a little and distorted. The soldering are tilted everywhere too, including the antenna plugs. But they work fine anyway. Just haven't seen these on any computer products over the years.

Supreme2k
08/27/10
Experience: 10 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
Connects at good speed
Cons
Drivers (Has not been updated since 2008)
Summary
Works Great on Dell Inspiron 8500 laptop.

Opened my laptop, removed the old card, inserted this one, attached the 2 antennas and booted the laptop back up. Installed the manufacturer drivers only without their software and it works with windows Wireless configuration.

Speed connects at 300mbps if you set your N router to 40mhz width. At 20mhz width it connects at 150mbps. Have not seen it fall back at all so not 100% sure if the throughput is consistent, but after price match this card was well worth it.

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