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What are the different features supported by Intel® Wi-Fi adapters?

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The tables below provide a comparison between the different features supported by Intel® Wi-Fi adapters.

Active products

Features Supported Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 100 Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 130 Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030 Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1000 Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N + WiMAX 6150 Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6230 Intel® Centrino® Advanced–N + WiMAX 6250 Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205 Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/d/e/h/i and 802.11n Supported

802.11a Not Supported
Supported

802.11a Not Supported
Supported Supported (only in 2.4GHz)

802.11a Not Supported
Supported 802.11a

Not Supported
Supported Supported Supported Supported
Bands Supported (Single band 2.4GHz/Dual band 5GHz) Single band Single band Single band Single band Single band Dual band Dual band Dual band Dual band
Bluetooth Support Not Supported Supported Supported Not Supported Not Supported Supported Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported
Intel® My WiFi Technology1 Not Supported Not Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported
Intel® Wireless Display2 Not Supported Not Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported
Maximum Data Rate3 150 Mbps 150Mbps 300 Mbps RX/150 Mbps TX 300 Mbps RX/150 Mbps TX 300 Mbps – Wi-Fi 300 Mbps 300 Mbps – Wi-Fi 300Mbps 450 Mbps
MIMO Support 1X1

(1 Tx and 1 Rx antennas)
Support 1X1

(1 Tx and 1 Rx antennas)
Support 1X2

(1 Tx and 2 Rx antennas)
Support 1x2

( 1 Tx and 2 Rx antennas)
Support 1X2

(1 Tx and 2 Rx antennas)
Support 2X2

(2 Tx and 2 Rx antennas)
Support 2x2

(2 Tx and 2 Rx antennas)
Support 2x2

(2 Tx and 2 Rx antennas)
Support 3x3

(3 Tx and 3 Rx antenna)s
RoHS Compliant Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported
Intel® AMT Not Supported Not Supported Supported Not Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported
CCX Support Not Supported Not Supported CCX v4 CCX v4 CCX v4 CCX v4 CCX v4 CCX v4 CCX v4
OS Supported Win7* 32bit/64 bit Win7* 32bit/64 bit XP* 32/64-bit XP* 32/64-bit XP* 32/64-bit XP* 32/64-bit XP* 32/64-bit XP* 32/64-bit XP* 32/64-bit
Authentication4 WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, TTLS, PEAP, LEAP, EAP-FAST), EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, TTLS, PEAP, LEAP, EAP-FAST), EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, TTLS, PEAP, LEAP, EAP-FAST), EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, TTLS, PEAP, LEAP, EAP-FAST), EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, PEAP-TLS, LEAP, PEAP-MSCHAPv2) WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, TTLS, PEAP, LEAP, EAP-FAST), EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS,  PEAP-TLS, LEAP, PEAP-MSCHAPv2) WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, TTLS, PEAP, LEAP, EAP-FAST), EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, TTLS, PEAP, LEAP, EAP-FAST), EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA
Encryption 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11b/g/n), TKIP 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11b/g/n), TKIP 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11b/g/n), TKIP 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11b/g/n), CKIP, TKIP 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11b/g/n), CKIP, TKIP 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11a/b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11a/b/g/n), TKIP 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11a/b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11a/b/g/n), CKIP, TKIP 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11a/b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11a/b/g/n), TKIP 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11a/b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11a/b/g/n), CKIP, TKIP

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Legacy products

Features Supported Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6200 Intel® Ultimate N WiFi Link 5300 Intel® WiFi Link 5100 Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/d/e/h/i and 802.11n Supported Supported Supported Supported Only 802.11 a/b/g
Bands Supported (Single band 2.4GHz/Dual band 5GHz) Dual band Dual band Dual band Dual band Dual band
Bluetooth Support Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported
Intel® My WiFi Technology1 Supported Supported Supported Not Supported Not Supported
Intel® Wireless Display2 Supported Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported
Maximum Data Rate3 300 Mbps 450Mbps 300 Mbps 300 Mbps 54 Mbps
MIMO Support 2x2

(2 Tx and 2 Rx antennas)
Support 3x3

(3 Tx and 3 Rx antennas)
Support 1x2

(1 Tx and 2 Rx antennas)
Supports 2x3

(2 TX x 3 RX antennas)
Not Supported
RoHS Compliant Supported Supported Supported Supported Supported
Intel® AMT Supported Supported Supported Not Supported Not Supported
CCX Support CCX v4 CCX v4 CCX v4 CCX v4 CCX v4
OS Supported XP* 32/64-bit XP* 32/64-bit, XP* 32/64-bit, XP* 32/64-bit, Win* 2K,
Authentication4 WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, TTLS, PEAP, LEAP, EAP-FAST), EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA WPA and WPA2, 802.1X, LEAP, EAP-TLS, PEAP-TLS, and PEAP-MSCHAPv2* WPA and WPA2, 802.1X, LEAP, EAP-TLS, PEAP-TLS, and PEAP-MSCHAPv2* WPA and WPA2, 802.1X, LEAP, EAP-TLS, PEAP-TLS, and PEAP-MSCHAPv2* WPA and WPA2, 802.1X (EAP-TLS, TTLS, MD5, PEAP, LEAP, EAP-FAST), EAP-SIM
Encryption 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11a/b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11a/b/g/n), CKIP, TKIP CKIP, TKIP, 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11a/b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11a/b/g/n) CKIP, TKIP, 64-bit and 128-bit WEP (for 802.11a/b/g), AES-CCMP (for 802.11a/b/g/n) 64-bit and 128-bit WEP, AES-CCMP, TKIP (802.11a/b/g only) 64-bit and 128-bit WEP, AES-CCMP, CKIP, TKIP

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This applies to:

Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205 For Desktop
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6230
Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6235
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 100
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 105
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 130
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 135
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200 For Desktop
Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2230
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 for Desktop
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-N 7260
Intel® PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network Connection
Intel® PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection
Intel® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection
Intel® WiFi Link 5300 and Intel® WiFi Link 5100 products
Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
Intel® Wireless-N 7260

Solution ID: CS-030505
Last Modified: 15-Sep-2013
Date Created: 25-May-2009
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