AWUS036ACU is capable of receiving and transmitting on both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands. With 802.11ac standard routers, AWUS036ACU can achieve throughput speeds up to 867 Mbps. This adapter is backward compatible with 802.11g and 802.11n networks, but an 802.11ac router is required for the maximum throughput.
This is brand new in the retail box and includes the adapter & two RP-SMA dual-band antennas.
Drivers included on CD-ROM or can be downloaded here.
This adapter can connect directly to a USB port. A USB 3.0 port is required for the maximum 867 Mb/s connection speed. Depending on your USB port proximity, this may cover a neighboring port, so you may consider purchasing or using a short 1-ft USB extension cable to free up a port if needed.
It will work with any computer that has an available USB port and Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 10, or Windows 11. Kali Linux version 2020.4 now supports packet injection for this adapter. Get the Kali driver here.
-USB 3.0 port required for max speed, though is compatible with USB 2.0 ports also at a max speed of 480 mbps.
- Enterprise-class 64/128 WEP encryption, WPA, WPA-PSK, WPA2, WPA3 (Windows 10) 802.1X support
- 867 mbps High-Speed Transfer Rate for 802.11ac
- Dual band 2.4/5 GHz capable
- USB 3.0 compliant (backward compatible with USB 2)
- ONE YEAR manufacturer's warranty
Part/Model #: AWUS036ACU
Country of Origin: Taiwan
Manufacturer : Alfa Network Inc.
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