External Whip Antenna Triples Wireless Range for MacBook/Pro
December 14, 2009 in Hardware
[prMac.com] Wichita, Kansas - QuickerTek now offers a 5dbi whip antenna for the latest crop of Apple MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops all models. This $49.95 antenna upgrade attaches to the internal Apple AirPort card through the ExpressCard slot or the security slot-depending on the MacBook/MacBook Pro. A detailed installation manual and all the tools required are included with the kit.
There are no additional software to use, so your MacBook/Pro works the same before and after the upgrade is installed. The upgrade moves the antenna up and out of the MacBook/Pro case which boosts the wireless range and speed with the powerful 5dbi antenna which has a removeable antenna clips to the screen of the computer.
The Whip Antenna for the MacBook/MacBook Pro upgrade is designed for the unibody MacBook/Pro 13 inch, 15 inch and 17 inch models including the 1st, 2nd and 3rd generation laptops. It also works with all Apple AirPort Base Stations, all 802.11a/b/g/n wireless access points from Belkin, Cisco, DLink and most others as well. Compatibility includes wireless devices in the 2.4GHz and 5.8GHz ranges-which covers most any wireless network users are likely to encounter when going mobile. Like most QuickerTek products, the 5dbi Whip Antenna Upgrade is backed with a one-year warranty on parts and labor.
QuickerTek has been a recognized leading innovator of power products, antennas and RF products for the Apple community. 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.