Clearance: Penguin USB Bluetooth Micro Adapter for GNU / Linux v2

Clearance: Penguin USB Bluetooth Micro Adapter for GNU / Linux v2

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Enable Bluetooth capability on your computer with the Penguin Bluetooth USB micro adapter for GNU / Linux. Gain the ability to communicate with most Bluetooth-enabled devices.

  • Connect Mice, Phones, Keyboards, and more wirelessly

  • Up to 3 Mbps

  • Connect at up to 100 meters distance (328ft)

  • Bluetooth V2.1 + EDR Class I

  • Support for most popular and libre (free) distributions

  • Not dependent on NDISWrapper, binary blobs, or proprietary drivers-firmware


Supported distributions:

Trisquel 4.01, 4.5, 5, 5.5, 6, 6.01, 7, 8
Parabola GNU/Linux 2011.09.01, 2012.10.17, 2013.04.27, 2013.09.01, 2014.06.01, 2014.10.07, 2015.02.21, 2015.02.28, 2015.05.01, 2015.07.01, 2015.08.01, 2015.11.11, 2016.03.17, 2016.06.01, 2016.11.03, 2017.05.28, 2017.09.30, 2018.06.02, 2018.06.11
Ubuntu 10.10, 11.04, 11.10, 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Lubuntu 10.10, 11.04, 11.10, 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Kubuntu 10.10, 11.04, 11.10, 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Peppermint Linux OS 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
LXLE 12.04, 12.04.3, 12.04.4, 14.04, discontinued
LinuxMint 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 14.1, 15, 16, 17, 17.1, 17.2, 17.3, 18, 18.1, 18.2, 18.3, 19
Raspbian 2013-07-26 Wheezy+
Fedora 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
OpenSUSE 11.3, 11.4, 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, 13.1, 13.2, Leap 42.1, 42.2, 42.3, 15.0
PCLinuxOS 2011.9, 2012.2, 2013.2, 2013.4, 2013.6, 2013.7, 2013.715, 2013.10, 2013.12, 2014.04, 2014.05, 2014.07, 2014.08, 2014.12, 2016.03, 2016.07, 2017.04, 2017.05, 2017.07, 2017.11, 2018.06
Mageia 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5.1, 6
Slackware 13.1, 13.37, 14, 14.1, 14.2
Debian 6, 7, 8, 9
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 Series 6, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9, 6 ELS+
CentOS 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5
CentOS 6 Series 6, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9, 6.10
Scientific Linux 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5
Scientific Linux 6 Series 6, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9, 6.10
ZorinOS 4.0, 5.0, 5.1, 5.2, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 7, 7.1, 8, 8.1, 9, 9.1, 10, 11, 12, 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, 12.4
Kali 1.0.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.0.3, 1.0.4, 1.0.5, 1.0.6, 1.0.7, 1.0.8, 1.0.9, 1.09a, 1.1.0, 1.1.0a, 2.0, 2016.1, 2016.2, 2017.1, 2017.2, 2017.3, 2018.1, 2018.2

Most recent distributions and operating systems are compatible.
Microsoft Windows XP, 2000, Vista, and 7 (32/64 bits) are also compatible.

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Category Specification
Chipset Manufacturer Cambridge Silicon Radio
Version Bluetooth V2.0 + EDR
Data Transfer Rate Up to 3 Mbps / sec
Range Up to 20M (65ft)