WLAN Module

Description

The WLAN Module enables 802.11a/b/g/n/ac wireless connectivity.
It can be used to integrate the NEXUS into an existing network or to provide a separate, isolated network for the smart home gadgets.
It supports all modern connection and security standards to ensure secure operation.
The software supports graphical configuration of multiple modules.
This means you can easily launch or connect multiple access points.

The key features are:

Software

  • Works as a client in the existing WLAN network
  • Works as an access point e.g.: as an isolated network for smart home gadgets
  • Modern encryption standards including WPA3 are supported
  • Supported by upstream mt76 Linux driver
  • Enhanced kernel driver support
  • Supported modes:
    • Client
    • Access Point
    • Monitor

Hardware

  • Supports IEEE 802.11ac/a/b/g/n standards
  • Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) support with 2 antennas
  • 5GHz or 2.4GHz networks
  • Up to 866 Mbit/s transmission rate
  • IEEE 802.11w-2009
  • CE certified
  • FCC certified

Hardware Specification

Information
WLAN/IEEE standard 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Max. speed 802.11n 300 Mbit/s
Max. speed 802.11ac 866 Mbit/s
Max. net-speed* 150 Mbit/s (ac,n)
Max. power consumption 2.5W
Max. channel width 80MHz
Operating frequencies 2.400GHz-2.4835GHz / 5.150GHz-5.825GHz
Modulations OFDM (BPSK, QPSK, 16-QAM, 64-QAM, 256-QAM)
Operating temp. range -20°C – 50°C (without active cooling)
  • Getestet mit iperf3
Info
Release date 2021-08-01
Current hardware version V1.0.0
Bootloader support yes
Protocol USB-2.0-480Mbit
Product information last updated 2022-09-23
Dimensions 125x24.4x80mm (LxWxH)
Further documentation and manuals
Kernel driver