PC-684X

PC-684X: 802.11a/b/g WLAN mPCI card

Introduction

PC-684X is a Mini PCI Type III A Card supporting dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) radio operation. It provides up to 54Mbps data rate. It can be easily integrated into a wide range of OEM devices. Its dual-band feature gives a universal connection to all 802.11 wireless networks, also includes a much more enhanced security feature. Some Applications: integrated wireless capacity for notebooks and web PADs

Feature:

  • Easy to integration into mobile and hand-held platforms
  • Supports all 802.11 wireless networks
  • Turbo Mode: up to 108Mbps data rate
  • Supports up to 64/128/152-bit WEP; TKIP; AES

Specifications:

Product Name

54 Mbps/ 11Mbps Wireless LAN MINIPCI Card

Chipset

Atheros AR5004X

Standards

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

Host Interface

MINIPCI

Frequency Band

802.11a: Unlicensed National Information Infrastructure (U-NII) frequency band, 5.15GHz to 5.85GHz (subject to local Regulations)

802.11b/g ISM band 2.400 ~ 2.4835GHz (subject to local regulations)  Number of Non-Overlapping

Channels

802.11a

USA and Canada-13

Europe – up to 19, subject to local regulations

Japan – 4

802.11b

USA and Canada – 3

Most European countries – 3

Japan – 4

France – 1

802.11g

USA and Canada – 3

Most European countries – 3

Japan – 3

Modulation

802.11a/g: OFDM; 802.11b: CCK (11 Mbps, 5.5 Mbps), QPSK (2 Mbps), DBPSK (1 Mbps)

Data Rate

802.11a: 54, 48, 36,24,18,12, 9, 6 Mbps per channel, auto fallback for extended range; (option : Enhanced proprietary Turbo Mode up to 108 Mbps)

802.11b: 11,5.5, 2, 1 Mbps per channel, auto fallback for extended range

802.11g: 54, 48, 36,24,18,12,11, 9, 6, 5.5 , 2 , 1 Mbps per channel, auto fallback for extended range

Security

802.11a: 64/128/152-bit WEP Encryption, AES

802.11b: 64/128-bit WEP Encryption, TKIP, AES

802.11g: 64/128-bit WEP Encryption, TKIP, AES

Transmitted power

802.11a:13± 1dBm@54Mbps

802.11b:19± 1dBm@11Mbps

802.11g:15± 1dBm@54Mbps

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 @ -87dBm, typical

- 24Mbps 10-5 BER @ -83dBm, typical

- 36Mbps 10-5 BER @ -80dBm, typical

- 48Mbps 10-5 BER @ -74dBm, typical

- 54Mbps 10-5 BER @ -70dBm, typical

802.11b

–87 dBm @ 11Mbps, typical

–91 dBm @ 5.5Mbps , typical

–92 dBm @ 2Mbps , typical

–93 dBm @ 1Mbps , typical

Driver

Windows 98SE/ME/NT4.0/2000/XP

Network Protocol

TCP/IP, IPX, NDIS4, and NDIS5 ,NDIS 5.1

Management Utility

Monitor Internet Access Status via UI

Antenna Interface

UFL-CON

Operating Voltage

3.3V ± 5%

Power Consumption

802.11a 

Continue Tx : 590 mA @ 3.3VContinue RX : 270 mA @3.3V 

802.11g Continue Tx : 580mA @3.3V Continue Rx : 290mA @3.3V

802.11b Continue Tx : 550mA @3.3V Continue RX : 260 mA @3.3V

Temperature Range

0 ~ 50 (Operating); -20 ~ 85 (Storing)

Operating Humidity

10% to 85% Non-Condensing

Storage Humidity

5% to 90% Non-Condensing

Dimensions

59.7x44.6x5 mm TYPE IIIB

Weight

20g

System Requirements Laptop PC containing

MINIPCI local bus slot, 

64MB memory or greater   800MHz processor or greater  

Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition/Millennium Edition/2000/NT 4.0 with Service Pack 6,Windows XP