Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 - network adapter comparison

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Release date May 23, 2012 May 09, 2012 October 03, 2010 April 22, 2010 May 24, 2013
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Packaged Quantity 1
1
1
1
1
Frequency Band 2.4 GHz
2.4 GHz
5 GHz
Info unavailable Info unavailable 2.4 GHz
5 GHz
Compliant Standards IEEE 802.1x
Bluetooth 4.0
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11i
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11e
IEEE 802.11d
Wi-Fi CERTIFIED
IEEE 802.11h
IEEE 802.1x
Bluetooth 4.0
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11a
Bluetooth 2.1
IEEE 802.11i
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11e
IEEE 802.11d
Wi-Fi CERTIFIED
IEEE 802.11h
Bluetooth 3.0
IEEE 802.1x
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11i
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11e
IEEE 802.11d
Wi-Fi CERTIFIED
IEEE 802.11h
USB 1.1
USB 2.0
USB 3.0
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11ac (draft 2.0)
Form Factor Plug-in card
Plug-in card
Plug-in card
Plug-in card
External
Ports Qty Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 2
Info unavailable
Dimensions (WxDxH) 1.2 in x 0.1 in x 1.1 in
1.2 in x 0.1 in x 1.1 in
1.2 in x 0.1 in x 1.1 in
Info unavailable 1.4 in x 7.1 in x 0.3 in
Data Link Protocol IEEE 802.11b
Bluetooth 4.0
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11g
Bluetooth 3.0
Bluetooth 3.0 HS
IEEE 802.11b
Bluetooth 2.1
Bluetooth 2.1 EDR
Bluetooth 4.0
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11g
USB
Hi-Speed USB
SuperSpeed USB 3.0
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11ac (draft 2.0)
Microsoft Certification Compatible with Windows 7
Compatible with Windows 7
Compatible with Windows 7
Info unavailable Info unavailable
Product Description Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 - Network adapter
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Data Transfer Rate 300 Mbps
300 Mbps
450 Mbps
5 Gbps
Info unavailable
Interface (Bus) Type PCI Express Half Mini Card
PCI Express Half Mini Card
PCI Express Half Mini Card
PCI Express x1
Hi-Speed USB
Weight 0.1 oz
0.1 oz
0.1 oz
Info unavailable 0.2 oz
Device Type Network adapter
Network adapter
Network adapter
USB adapter
Network adapter
System Requirements Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 7
Linux
Microsoft Windows 7
Linux
Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit Edition
Ubuntu
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit versions)
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit Edition
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows XP SP3
Microsoft Windows Vista SP1
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows XP SP2
Windows 8
Manufacturer Warranty Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 1 year warranty
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