October 26, 2009 in Hardware (E)
[prMac.com] Wichita, Kansas - QuickerTek, the leader in power and wireless Apple products, announces a new dual USB wireless device that can connect to 802.11a networks running 5.8GHz and 802.11b/g/n networks running 2.4GHz. The 802.11a standard is the highest speed wireless available anywhere, working with 5.8GHz provides up to 300Mbps twice as fast as 802.11n which provides up to 130Mbps.
Any Mac that runs Mac OS 10.4.x through 10.6 can use this new wireless speed booster. It's easy to use just install the software driver, plug into the USB port and enjoy. It also provides immediate access to all Apple Base Stations, including the graphite and the latest dual-band Base Station Extreme. Users also gain all of the benefits of WEP 64/128bit, WPA and WPA2 wireless security.
This new 802.11a/b/g/n USB wireless upgrade also supports prior wireless networking standards - so connection to any speed network is possible. Ideal for those mobile users who are never sure what speed network awaits them at their next destination. It is both small and lightweight, so there's no penalty for high speed wireless. Tossing this USB 802.11a/b/g/n booster into a laptop bag provides the confidence to connect to any wireless situation.
At just under $100, this easy-to-use USB wireless speed booster works with any 2.4GHz and 5.8GHz networks. Like most QuickerTek products, the new 802.11a/b/g/n USB booster is backed with a one-year warranty on parts and labor.
QuickerTek has been a recognized leading innovator of antennas, RF and battery/power products for Apple computers. QuickerTek products can be purchased online and from authorized resellers. Copyright 2009 QuickerTek. All Rights Reserved. Apple, and the Apple logo, and MacBook are registered trademarks of Apple Computer Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.