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Plugable USB 2.0 to 10/100 Fast Ethernet LAN Wired Network Adapter for Macbook, Chromebook, Windows 8.1 and Earlier, Surface Pro, Wii, Wii U, Linux, and Specific Android Tablets (ASIX AX88772 chipset)


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Product ID: 436266

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Description

  • Add a fast wired network interface. Supports Windows, Mac, Wii, Wii U, Linux, ChromeOS, ...
  • Full 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet performance over USB 2.0's 480 Mbps bus--faster than most wireless connections
  • ASIX AX88772 chipset. RJ-45 network port for any 10/100 Mbps network. Link and Activity LEDs. USB powered.
  • Windows 8 and Surface Pro built-in support. Windows 7, Vista, XP supported by Windows Update, disk, and download.
  • Drivers built in to Mac OS X Lion 10.7+, Wii, ChromeOS, and some other systems. Windows RT (Surface) Not Supported
  • Features faster-than-wireless speeds and easy connectivity. The Plugable USB 2.0 to 10/100 Network Adapter adds a Fast
    Ethernet (RJ45) capable port to any supported system. It uses the ASIX AX88772 chipset for widest possible
    compatibility. Note the adapter is not for network enabling USB devices, rather it's the other way around - it's a USB
    device that adds a fast wired network interface to supported computers, consoles, and mobile devices running
    network-capable operating systems. The unit features a compact external design. Two LEDs monitor power and link
    activity. Powered by USB (no external power adapter needed).

    Compatibility

    Drivers built in -- no driver install required -- on Windows 8, Surface Pro 1/2, Mac OS Lion 10.7+, Nintendo Wii, Wii U,
    Linux 2.6.12+, ChromeBook, Chumby, and some other systems. On Windows 7, Vista 32/64-bit drivers are automatically
    provided via Windows Update. Windows XP, 2000, ME, and 98SE require driver install via download or included disk. Mac OS
    X 10.5 - 10.6 drivers via download. Open source driver in Linux kernels 2.6.12+.

    Not supported on ARM-based Windows, including Surface RT and Surface 2.

    Performance

    Wired Ethernet via this adapter provides faster and more reliable network access than typical 802.11 wireless networking
    (up to 2-3x as fast). Particularly helpful for web video, downloads, and streaming. Useful to replace a broken network
    port, participate on multiple networks, or give virtual machines their own physical network connection.

    In the box

    Plugable USB 2.0 Fast Ethernet adapter with a USB 2.0 male A connector to the host and a RJ45 female connector to the
    network, driver disk, and quick start guide.

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