HPE FH971AA Plug-in Card Adapter
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HPE FH971AA 135MBPS NIC Wireless 802.11b/G/N PCI-E X1 Refurbished

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Short Description:
FH971AA 135 Megabits per second Network Interface Card (NIC) 2.4 Gigahertz / 5Gigahertz IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n 8MBPS Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCI-E) Wireless External Detachable Network Adapter | Made by HPE | Refurbished
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Product Overview of the HPE FH971AA 135MBPS Adapter

The HPE FH971AA Wireless Network Adapter is a cutting-edge peripheral designed to enhance network connectivity with impressive specifications. In this comprehensive review, we will delve into the key features, specifications, and performance aspects of this device, providing a detailed analysis to help potential users make informed decisions. The HPE FH971AA NIC Wireless Network Adapter is a state-of-the-art external peripheral that operates at a speed of 135 Megabits per second. With dual-band support at 2.4 Gigahertz and 5 Gigahertz, this adapter is compatible with a wide range of wireless networks, ensuring optimal connectivity in diverse environments. The IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n standards compliance further attests to its versatility, making it suitable for various network configurations.

Key Features of HPE FH971AA Wireless Network Adapter

Speed and Bandwidth

The HPE FH971AA offers a remarkable data transfer speed of 135MBPS, ensuring swift and efficient data transmission. The dual-band support at 2.4 Gigahertz and 5 Gigahertz provides users with flexibility and the ability to choose the optimal frequency for their network needs.

IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n Standards Compliance

This wireless network adapter adheres to the IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n standards, ensuring compatibility with a wide array of networks. The support for multiple standards makes it a versatile choice for users with varying network configurations, promoting seamless integration into different environments.

Peripheral Component Interconnect Express Interface

The HPE FH971AA utilizes the PCI-E interface, a high-speed connection standard that enhances data transfer rates between the wireless adapter and the host system. The PCI-E interface is known for its efficiency and is widely adopted in modern computing systems.

Wireless External Detachable Design

The external and detachable design of the HPE FH971AA adds a layer of convenience for users. The ability to detach the wireless adapter allows for easy maintenance, upgrades, or replacement, providing a flexible and user-friendly solution.

Performance Analysis HPE FH971AA Adapter

Speed and Throughput

The 135 Megabits per second speed of the HPE FH971AA translates into impressive throughput for data-intensive tasks. Whether streaming high-definition content, engaging in online gaming, or handling large file transfers, users can expect a smooth and responsive network experience.

Dual-Band Support

The dual-band support at 2.4 Gigahertz and 5 Gigahertz is a standout feature that caters to the diverse needs of users. The 2.4 Gigahertz band is suitable for longer-range communication, while the 5 Gigahertz band offers higher data rates for applications that demand faster speeds. This flexibility ensures optimal performance in various scenarios.

IEEE 802.11 Standards Compatibility

The adherence to IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n standards is a testament to the HPE FH971AA's compatibility with different wireless networks. Whether connecting to older infrastructure or modern high-speed networks, this adapter provides a reliable and standardized solution.

PCI-E Interface Efficiency

The PCI-E interface enhances the overall efficiency of data transfer between the wireless adapter and the host system. This results in lower latency and improved responsiveness, especially crucial for applications requiring real-time data transmission.

External Detachable Design Benefits

The external and detachable design of the HPE FH971AA offers practical advantages. Users can easily replace or upgrade the wireless adapter without the need for complex disassembly. This feature simplifies maintenance and promotes a hassle-free user experience.

Advantages of Using the HPE FH971AA Adapter

Enhanced Speed and Performance

With a speed of 135 Megabits per second and dual-band Gigahertz frequencies, the HPE FH971AA offers enhanced speed and performance, ensuring a seamless wireless experience for users engaging in data-intensive activities.

Versatility and Compatibility

Adhering to the IEEE 8MBPS02.11a/b/g/n standard, the HPE FH971AA is versatile and compatible with a wide range of wireless networks and devices. This ensures that users can integrate the adapter into their existing setups without compatibility concerns.

Efficient PCI-E Interface

The PCI-E interface of the HPE FH971AA contributes to its efficiency by providing high data transfer rates and low latency. This ensures that users experience minimal lag and a responsive wireless connection, especially in demanding computing environments.

Customizable External Detachable Design

The external detachable design of the HPE FH971AA allows users to customize their network setup. By experimenting with different antenna configurations, users can optimize signal strength and coverage based on their unique networking requirements.

General Information about the HPE FH971AA Adapter

  • Manufacturer: HPE
  • Part Number or SKU# FH971AA
  • Device Type: Wireless
  • Wireless Type: PCI-E Plug-In Card Wireless

Technical Information of the HPE Wireless Adapter

  • Interface (Bus) Type: PCI Express X1
  • Form Factor: Plug-In Card
  • Connectivity Technology: Wireless
  • Data Link Protocol: IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n (Draft)
  • Data Transfer Rate: 135 MBPS
  • Antenna: External Detachable

Outline, the HPE FH971AA Wireless Network Adapter stands out as a high-performance peripheral with an array of features designed to meet the demands of modern networking environments. From its impressive speed and dual-band support to compliance with IEEE 802.11 standards and the efficiency of the PCI-E interface, this wireless adapter offers a comprehensive solution for users seeking reliable and versatile connectivity. The external and detachable design further adds to its appeal, making it a user-friendly choice for those looking to enhance their network capabilities. Whether for gaming, streaming, or general networking needs, the HPE FH971AA Wireless Network Adapter proves to be a valuable addition to any setup, delivering a seamless and efficient wireless experience.

Product Condition:
Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
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