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    ASUS USB-AC68 - Network adapter - USB 3.0 - 802.11ac

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    Manufacturer part USB-AC68 | Dell part A9171138 | Order Code a9171138 | ASUS COMPUTER INTERNATIONAL
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    Dual-Band AC1900 USB Wi-Fi Adapter
    • Instantly upgrade your PC or laptop to dual-band AC1900 Wi-Fi!
    • Powerful 3x4 MIMO design with dual 3-position external antennas and ASUS AiRadar beamforming for outstanding Wi-Fi reception
    • USB 3.0 interface for up to 10X-faster data-transfer speeds
    • Includes cradle for flexible positioning to achieve the very best performance
           
    The ASUS USB-AC68 is a dual-band USB Wi-Fi adapter that instantly upgrades your desktop or laptop to the novelist 802.11ac technology with Wi-Fi speeds up to 1300 Mbps (5GHz) and 600 Mbps (2.4GHz). Its 3x4 MIMO antenna design with ASUS AiRadar Beamforming optimize the Wi-Fi reception, and the 3-position antennas and the cradle make it convenient to adjust for the best performance according to your usage- on desktop, on laptop, or on the go! The USB 3.0 interface eliminates the potential bottleneck for your Wi-Fi and ensures the best performance you can get.
    Boost your PC with up to 300% faster Wi-Fi

    ASUS USB-AC68 gives your PC a wireless boost of up to 33% on the 2.4GHz band and an amazing 300% on the 5GHz band1 (compared with an 802.11n 3T3R adapter). With a combined data rate of up to 1900Mbps, your desktop or laptop will be able to handle bandwidth-intensive tasks easily.
    Upgrade your PC’s Wi-Fi — instantly!

    ASUS USB-AC68 gives your laptop or desktop outstanding signal coverage thanks to its powerful 3x4 MIMO design with dual 3-position external antennas and ASUS AiRadar beamforming. Enjoy full Wi-Fi bandwidth throughout your home without messy setups.
    Full speed ahead with USB 3.0!

    The USB 3.0 interface allows USB-AC68 to pair with notebooks and desktops with performance that’s up to 10X faster than USB 2.0. This gives USB-AC68 more than enough bandwidth to fully support 802.11ac Wi-Fi speeds, so you take full advantage of the latest Wi-Fi standard.
    Easy to position for the best reception.

    USB-AC68 includes a desktop cradle that makes it easy to place it in the best position for good reception in troublesome Wi-Fi areas.
    Keep Up to Date!

    Remember to always keep your device’s firmware up to date so you can benefit from the very latest service and security enhancements — and get exciting new features!


    Disclaimer

    1. Actual data rate will vary according to network conditions and environmental factors.
    • Products certified by the Federal Communications Commission and Industry Canada will be distributed in the United States and Canada. Please visit the ASUS USA and ASUS Canada websites for information about locally available products.
    • All specifications are subject to change without notice. Please check with your supplier for exact offers. Products may not be available in all markets.
    • Specifications and features vary by model, and all images are illustrative. Please refer to specification pages for full details.
    • PCB color and bundled software versions are subject to change without notice.
    • Brand and product names mentioned are trademarks of their respective companies.
    • The actual transfer speed of USB 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, and/or Type-C will vary depending on many factors including the processing speed of the host device, file attributes and other factors related to system configuration and your operating environment.
    • Actual data throughput and WiFi coverage will vary from network conditions and environmental factors, including the volume of network traffic, building material and construction, and network overhead, result in lower actual data throughput and wireless coverage.
    • Quoted network speeds and bandwidth based on current IEEE 802.11ac specifications. Actual performance may be affected by network and service provider factors, interface type, and other conditions. Connected devices must be 802.11ac-compatible for best results.
    About ASUS

    ASUS aspires to deliver the incredible in everything it does. With more than 17,000 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 5,500 engineers, ASUS is dedicated to the design and manufacture of products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s (and tomorrow’s) digital home and office. ASUS’ broad portfolio includes motherboards, graphics cards, displays, desktop PCs, all-in-one PCs, laptops, servers, wireless networking devices, tablets, smartphones and wearables. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, the company won 4,385 awards and earned approximately US$13.3 billion of revenue in 2016.

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    The ASUS USB-AC68 is a dual-band USB Wi-Fi adapter that instantly upgrades your desktop or laptop to the novelist 802.11ac technology with Wi-Fi speeds up to 1300 Mbps (5 GHz) and 600 Mbps (2.4 GHz). Its 3x4 MIMO antenna design with ASUS AiRadar Beamforming optimize the Wi-Fi reception, and the 3-position antennas and the cradle make it convenient to adjust for the best performance according to your usage- on desktop, on laptop, or on the go! The USB 3.0 interface eliminates the potential bottleneck for your Wi-Fi and ensures the best performance you can get.

    Quick Specs


    Device Type
    Network adapter
    Form Factor
    External
    Interface (Bus) Type
    SuperSpeed USB 3.0
    Dimensions (WxDxH)
    11.5 cm x 3 cm x 1.75 cm
    Weight
    44 g
    Data Link Protocol
    802.11ac
    Data Transfer Rate
    1900 Mbps
    Frequency Band
    2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
    Compliant Standards
    IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
    System Requirements
    Microsoft Windows 7, Apple MacOS X Lion 10.7, Windows 8, Apple MacOS X 10.8, Windows 8.1, Apple MacOS X 10.9, Apple MacOS X 10.10, Windows 10, Apple MacOS X 10.11
    Manufacturer Warranty
    2-year warranty

    General


    Device Type
    Network adapter
    Form Factor
    External
    Interface (Bus) Type
    SuperSpeed USB 3.0

    Networking


    Connectivity Technology
    Wireless
    Data Link Protocol
    IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
    Data Transfer Rate
    1900 Mbps
    Frequency Band
    2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
    Features
    ASUS AiRadar, 3T4R MIMO technology
    Compliant Standards
    IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac

    Aerial


    Antenna
    External integrated
    Antenna Qty
    2

    Miscellaneous


    Included Accessories
    USB cradle
    Cables Included
    1 x USB extension cable

    Software / System Requirements


    Software Included
    Drivers & Utilities
    OS Required
    Microsoft Windows 7, Apple MacOS X Lion 10.7, Windows 8, Apple MacOS X 10.8, Windows 8.1, Apple MacOS X 10.9, Apple MacOS X 10.10, Windows 10, Apple MacOS X 10.11

    Dimensions & Weight


    Width
    11.5 cm
    Depth
    3 cm
    Height
    1.75 cm
    Weight
    44 g

    Manufacturer Warranty


    Service & Support
    Limited warranty - parts and labour - 2 years

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    Network adapter
    Hub - 3 ports

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