Penguin Wireless N PCI Card v5 /w full & low profile brackets

 Penguin Wireless N PCI Card v5 /w full & low profile brackets
With the Penguin Wireless N PCI card for GNU / Linux (/w full & low profile bracket), connecting to the Internet is easy. Unscrew, insert, select your access point, and surf. Genuinely Penguin friendly with all recent Linux kernels supported.

  • Experience video streaming and Internet calls with speeds up to 300Mbps

  • Connect to WEP and WPA networks

  • Support for most popular and libre (free) distributions

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

  • Support for hostapd

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Category Specification
Chipset Atheros AR9227
Standard IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Interface PCI
Antenna Two Omni Directional, Detachable
Frequency 2.412GHz - 2.462GHz
Dimensions 5.2" x 4.8" x 0.9"
Data Transfer Rate Up to 300Mbps
Security WEP, WPA, WPA2
Certifications CE, FCC, RoHS
Modes Supported Station Mode, AP Mode, IBSS Mode, Monitor Mode, Mesh point with HT support, as well as RSN, WDS (as of >= 2.6.37), P2P GO/CLIENT, Master Mode
Supported kernels Linux >= 2.6.27, although 2.6.32 and newer recommended
Compatible with MS Windows 7(32/64bits), Windows Vista(32/64bits), Windows XP(32/64bits), Windows 2000, Windows 8/8.1(32/64bits), Windows 10(32/64bits)

FreeBSD 10.1+ and pfSense 2.2+ have been tested and confirmed to work with the card. Older versions may also work although have not been tested. If you need compatibility information for an older releases please contact support.


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Supported distributions:

Trisquel 4.01, 4.5, 5, 5.5, 6, 6.01, 7
Ubuntu 10.04, 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
Lubuntu 10.04, 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
Kubuntu 10.04, 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
Peppermint Linux OS 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
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
Fedora 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3
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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5 Series 5.10, 5.11
CentOS 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3
CentOS 6 Series 6, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9
CentOS 5 Series 5.10, 5.11
Scientific Linux 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3
Scientific Linux 6 Series 6, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9
Scientific Linux 5 Series 5.10, 5.11
OpenSuSE 11.3, 11.4, 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, 13.1, 13.2, Leap 42.1, 42.2, 42.3
PCLinuxOS 2010, 2010.1, 2010.7, 2010.10, 2010.12, 2011.6, 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
Mandrivia 2010.1, 2010.2, 2011.0
Slackware 13.1, 13.37, 14, 14.1, 14.2
Debian 6, 7, 8, 9
Tails .20, .21, .22, .22.1, .23, 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.2, 1.2, 1.2.1, 1.2.2, 1.2.3, 1.3, 1.3.1, 1.3.2, 1.4, 1.4.1, 1.5, 1.5.1, 1.6, 1.7, 2.0, 2.0.1, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.7.1, 2.9.1, 2.10, 2.11, 2.12, 3.0, 3.0.1


Almost all recently released distributions are compatible.

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