PC-686X

PC-686X: 802.11a/b/g mPCI card

Feature:

  • Mini PCI Type III A   

  • Operating in 2.4GHz and 5.8GHz with data rate up to 54Mbps

  • Supplied Driver: Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP

Product Specification

Chipset

Atheros AR5006XS(AR5414A)

Interface Type

Mini PCI Interface Type IIIA

Standards

IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g draft standard , Wi-Fi compliant

Frequency Band

802.11a

5.15GHz to 5.85GHz

802.11b

ISM band 2.400 ~ 2.484GHz

802.11g

ISM band 2.400 ~ 2.484GHz

Network Standard

IEEE 802.11a,802.11b,802.11g

Number of Channel

802.11a

subject to local regulations

802.11b

USA and Canada -11

Most European countries –13

Japan – 14

Franch – 4

802.11g

 

USA and Canada – 13

Most European countries – 13

Japan – 14

Spreading

802.11a

Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM)

802.11b

Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum (DSSS)

802.11g

Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM)

Modulation

802.11a/g

64 QAM, 16 QAM,QPSK, BPSK

802.11b

CCK,DQPSK,DBPSK

Data Rate

802.11a

54, 48, 36,24,18,12, 9, 6 Mbps per channel, auto fallback for extended range

802.11b

11,5.5, 2, 1 Mbps per channel, auto fallback for extended range

802.11g

54, 48, 36,24,18,12, 9, 6 Mbps per channel, auto fallback for extended range

Transmitted Power

802.11a

please see the output power table for detail. tolerance: +/-1.5dBm

802.11b

please see the output power table for detail. tolerance: +/-1.5dBm

802.1

please see the output power table for detail. tolerance: +/-1.5dBm

Receive Sensitivity

802.11a/g

Nominal Temp Range:

- 6Mbps 10-5 BER @ -90dBm, typical

- 9Mbps 10-5 BER @ -89dBm, typical

- 12Mbps 10-5 BER @ -88dBm, typical

- 18Mbps 10-5 BER @ -86dBm, typical

- 24Mbps 10-5 BER @ -82dBm, typical

- 36Mbps 10-5 BER @ -78dBm, typical

- 48Mbps 10-5 BER @ -72dBm, typical

- 54Mbps 10-5 BER @ -68dBm, typical

802.11b

Typ. -88dBm@11Mbps,+/-2dBm

Typ. -91dBm@5.5Mbps

Typ. -92dBm@2Mbps

Typ. -93dBm@1Mbps

Power consumption (peak)

802.11a

Continue TX: 510mA @3.3V

Continue RX: 250mA @3.3V

802.11b

Continue TX: 380mA @3.3V

Continue RX: 220mA @3.3V

802.11g

Continue TX: 400mA @3.3V

Continue RX: 280mA @3.3V

LED indicator

Activity

Environmental

Temperature Range:

0 ~ 55C (Operating); -20 ~ 80C (Storing)

Operating Humidity

10% to 85% Non-Condensing

Storage Humidity

5% to 90% Non-Condensing

Dimensions

60x45x4 mm

Weight

20g

Operating Voltage

3.3V + 5%,

Network

Protocol TCP/IP, IPX, NDIS4, and NDIS5, NDIS 5.1 Management Utility Monitor Internet Access Status via UI

Supplied Driver

Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP

System Requirements

Desktop PC containing

  • 32-bit PCI slot

  • 64MB memory or greater

  • 300MHz processor or greater

  • Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition/Millennium Edition/2000/ Windows XP

Warranty

1 year

Valid operating channel numbers by FCC

Regulatory domain

Band (GHz)

Operating Channel Numbers

Channel center frequencies (MHz)

The United States

U-NII I band

(5.15GHz~5.25GHz)

36

40

44

48

5180

5200

5220

5240

The United States

U-NII II band

(5.25GHz~5.35GHz)

52

56

60

64

5260

5280

5300

5300

The United States

U-NII III band

(5.725GHz~5.825GHz)

149

153

157

161

5745

5765

5785

5805

*valid operating channel numbers by ETSI, HYPERLAN/2

Regulatory domain

Band(GHz)

Operating Channel Numbers

Channel center frequencies (MHz)

ESTI

U-NII I band

(5.15GHz~5.25GHz)

36

40

44

48

5180

5200

5220

5240

ESTI

U-NII II band

(5.25GHz~5.35GHz)

52

56

60

64

5260

5280

5300

5300

ESTI

ETSI

(5.500GHz~5.700GHz)

100

104

108

112

116

120

124

128

132

136

140

5500

5520

5540

5560

5580

5600

5620

5640

5660

5680

5700

*valid operating channel numbers by TELEC(optional)

Regulatory domain

Band (GHz)

Operating Channel

Channel center frequencies(MHz)

TELEC

5.15GHz~5.25GHz

34

38

42

46

5170

5190

5210

5230

Output power table [dBm], base mode for 802.11a ,FCC( preliminary DATA)

Output power table [dBm], turbo mode for 802.11a,FCC( preliminary DATA)

CH

5120

5250

5290

5760

12~48Mbps

15

15

17

17

72Mbps

15

15

15

15

96Mbps

14

14

14

14

108Mbps

13

13

13

13

Output power table [dBm], base mode for 802.11a ,ETSI( preliminary DATA)

Output power table [dBm] in 802.11g, FCC( preliminary DATA)

CH

2412

2447

2472

6~24Mbps

16.5

18

16.5

36Mbps

16.5

17

16.5

48Mbps

16

16

16

54Mbps

15

15

15

Output power table [dBm] in 802.11g, ETSI( preliminary DATA)

CH

2412

2447

2472

6~24Mbps

14.5

14.5

14.5

36Mbps

14.5

14.5

14.5

48Mbps

14.5

14.5

14.5

54Mbps

14.5

14.5

14.5

Output power table [dBm] in 802.11b,FCC( preliminary DATA)

CH

2412

2447

2472

1Mbps

18

19

18

2Mbps

18

19

18

5.5Mbps

18

19

18

11Mbps

18

19

18

Output power table [dBm] in 802.11b,ETSI( preliminary DATA)

CH

2412

2447

2472

1Mbps

16

16

16

2Mbps

16

16

16

5.5Mbps

16

16

16

11Mbps

16

16

16