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  • posted byMonoS94 on 06/15/2014

    The dongle is very tiny, less than the usb connector. Support all three common standard [b,g and n, not a but this standard is not used by common peripheral]. Use very low current [less than 100mA]. Can be plugged into a raspberry pi thanks to its compatibility with linux and the low power consumption. The maximum speed using N standard is only 65Mbps,... Read more

    The dongle attached to my RPi
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  • posted byspacemansplit on 11/28/2013

    Small size ,reception is qiute ok for that size adapter. It has Ralink RT5370 chipset so it fits many sat.receivers-alma ,nytrobox ... smaller range due to it's size .A little thicker plate with contacts so its a little harder to stick it in and pull out. I bought it for alma s2200 hd sat. receiver and it works flawlessly with it .I easily managed to ... Read more

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  • posted byLarsNorw on 10/19/2013

    Worked great in Windows XP and Windows 7. Driver included on CD. (Ralink2870) If you install the utility also, you can switch to AP mode. (You can then make a virtual WiFi router and share your internet connection to other computers as long your computer is on) In other words, this device can work as a WiFi router for you. None, but you should read ... Read more

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  • posted byLarsNorw on 10/09/2013

    Small size... You have to choose install drivers only in the setup menu. I read somewhere that RealTek chip 8188 was inside, so I downloaded the driver for this chip from RealTek. Worked fine. Could not switch to AP mode. (Works as a wireless router taking an internet connection and sharing it as WiFi) I think this device is only for access to internet.... Read more

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  • posted bysantimagus on 08/23/2013

    - It is a very good price. - works fine in Linux. - If you have a good WIFI signal, it works ok. - bad structure finished - If you works with windows, it can don't do a good work. - If you need to install the driver disc (is necesary if you use windows xp) the CD included fail (I need want the drivers in Internet). When I probe this item, i connect ... Read more

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  • posted byclaudioazevedo on 07/03/2013

    I have purchased this to work with AZBOX Bravissimo (and some others too) and works right out of the box. Works with Windows 7, OSX and it is incredible small! I have several others with same chip and i think all of then works like same, besides the reception of this.... but is expected. Well.... it is not realy a con, but because of its size, the reception ... Read more

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