Intel Centrino Wireless-N WiFi Link 1000 Technical Overview


Intel WiFi Link 1000

The Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1000 is Intel's new, power-optimized, single band 802.11b/g/n, true 1x2 MIMO Wi-Fi adapter. The Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1000 delivers double the receive throughput of 1x1 SISO products, providing true 802.11n performance.

The Intel Wi-Fi Link 1000 is an IEEE 802.11b/g/Draft-N wireless network adapter that operates in the 2.4 GHz spectrum. This adapter, available in both PCIe mini card and half mini card form factors, delivers up to 300 Mbps of receive throughput. It also delivers a host of features to enhance today's mobile lifestyle. Fanless netbooks and thin value notebooks are the primary target for this low profile, one-sided design.

Product information

Features and benefits

Excellent battery life
Power optimized to provide ⅛th the power consumption compared to competitive products

Ultra thin & light
Single chip, small form factor Wi-Fi designed for ultra-portable, fanless laptops and netbooks

Dual radio streams (MIMO) plus antenna diversity helps ensure more consistent Wi-Fi coverage

Intel® My WiFi Technology
An industry first, creating a Personal Area Network (PAN) inside a laptop—like your own portable Wi-Fi router

Performance flexibility and mobility

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