Product Spotlight: Alfa AWUS036ACH

A question we often get asked is "what product provide the best combo of range and speed for newer 802.11ac routers?" The answer is Alfa's AWUS036ACH. With power close to the max allowable by the FCC for dual band radios, it gets great range.

And with two 5 dBi dual band antennas, you get two separate transmit and receive streams that can provide fast connection speeds on both 2.4 and 5 GHz networks.

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October 16, 2018

Need help with AWUS036ACH and Kali?

If you own a Realtek RTL8812AU based product like Alfa AWUS036AC or AWUS036ACH and are having issues with Kali, we recommend you read our knowledge base articles that can help get you going.

Go to our help center and click on the category "Alfa AWUS036AC AWUS036ACH AWUS036EAC". Then click on the subcategory "Linux/Kali help".

There we have some great article including one showing how to install the item on Kali 2018.2

If you need additional help, we recommend posting in actual Linux or Kali forums as Linux is a community supported operating system. Our blog post comments are not regularly monitored. You can reach out to our support team with questions and feedback, but please note our support staff can only offer guidance on Linux related issues are not able to provide walkthroughs, step by step instructions, or guaranteed solutions for Linux use.

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June 07, 2018

New product: Alfa R36A USB-WiFi Router/Repeater for AWUS036NH/NEH

Many of you may be familiar with Alfa Network's groundbreaking R36 router from a few years back. This was the only router of its kind that allowed you to use an Alfa USB Wi-Fi adapter to extend range of a distant Wi-Fi signal and share it as your own private hotspot.

Alfa has released a new version of this router called R36A, which features internal enhancements offering users faster throughput speeds, better performance, and the ability to handle more users online at one time. It also has an overhauled 2-screen setup interface, reducing setup time and making the experience much easier.

It remains a 2.4 GHz product so as to have maximum power (dual band devices must have less power per FCC regulations).

Existing owners of an R36 should know before upgrading that R36A is compatible with AWUS036NH, AWUS036NEH, and Alfa Tube-U(N) USB Wi-Fi adapters. Older models AWUS036H and AWUS036NHR are not compatible with R36A.

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June 05, 2018

New product: Circular Polarized Helix Antenna 16 dBi signal extender for DJI Phantom 4/3

Checkout the newest addition to our drone antenna section, a dual band circular polarized helix antenna. Comparable antennas retail on drone specialty sites for over $100.00. Compare the specs to ours.

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