The easy way to upgrade any desktop PC to super-fast next-generation 802.11ac Wi-Fi The ASUS PCE-AC56 is a 802.11ac Wi-Fi PCI Express adapter which upgrades your desktop from tangle-some Ethernet cables to carefree industry-leading 802.11ac at up to 867 Mbps. Broadcom TurboQAM technology super-charges 2.4 GHz 802.11n performance from 300 Mbps to 400 Mbps with compatible devices. Plus, the stylish external magnetized antenna base gives you more flexibility in adjusting antenna placement to get the best signal reception quality possible.
Fastest Wi-Fi standard: 802.11ac The PCE-AC56 uses Broadcoms new 5th generation Wi-Fi 802.11ac chipset to reach speeds of up to 867 Mbps through the 5 GHz band, which is three times faster than 802.11n Wi-Fi. At the same time, it maintains full backward compatibility with all previous Wi-Fi protocols, providing high performance two-way transmission while ensuring a smooth transition to 802.11ac and seamless interconnection with existing devices.
Extend and strengthen your wireless connection ASUS AiRadar intelligently strengthens wireless connectivity using 802.11ac beamforming technology, high power amplification, and exclusive ASUS RF fine-tuning. This ensures extended coverage, dynamic data speed increases, and enhanced stability.
Network Standard IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Interface PCI Express
Antenna 2 x R SMA Antenna
Operating Frequency 2.4GHz/5GHz
Product Segment AC1300 enhanced AC performance with TurboQAM 400+867Mbps
Operation Channel 11 for N. America, 13 Europe (ETSI)
Data Rate 802.11a/b/g/n/ac : downlink up to 1300Mbps, uplink up to 1300Mbps
Modulation 64QAM, 16QAM, CCK, DQPSK, DBPSK, OFDM
Management Wireless Configuration
Utilities Wireless setting
Security 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPS support
Certificates CE, FCC, C-Tick, IC
OS Support Windows 8.1 , 32bit/64bit Windows 8 , 32bit/64bit Windows 7 , 32bit/64bit Windows Vista , 32bit/64bit Windows XP , 32bit/64bit
Package Content Dipole Antenna x 2 External magnetic antenna base Low Profile Bracket Support CD Warranty card Wireless LAN Adapter