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Technical Specifications

Essentials

StatusCodeText
Launched
BornOnDate
Q3'14
WeightInGrams
2.4
OperatingTemperature
0°C to 80°C
SupportedOsIdList
Windows 10, 32-bit*, Windows 10, 64-bit*, Windows 8.1, 32-bit*, Windows 8.1, 64-bit*, Windows 8, 32-bit*, Windows 8, 64-bit*, Windows 7, 32-bit*, Windows 7, 64-bit*, Linux*
Antenna
2x2

Networking Specifications

WifiTxRxStreams
2x2
WifiBandwidth
2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
WifiMaxSpeed
867 Mbps
WifiCertification
802.11ac
WifiCompliance
FIPS, FISMA
BluetoothVersion
4.2
IntegratedBluetooth
Yes

Package Specifications

FormFactor
M.2 2230, M.2 1216
PackageSize
22mm x 30mm x 2.4mm, 12mm x 16mm x 1.8mm
InterfaceType
Wi-Fi(PCIe), BT(USB)

Advanced Technologies

MuMimoVersion
No
SupportedUnderVpro
Yes

Reviews

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Features and Benefits

Wireless 802.11ac 2x2

With 802.11ac and 2 data streams get more data, robust connections, better coverage, and faster data rates. Delivers up to 6x faster Wi-Fi speeds (up to 867 Mbps) than 802.11n (150Mbps), with up to 3x more bandwidth per stream for more users and devices.

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Bluetooth® 4.2

Dual mode Bluetooth® 4.2 enables Basic Rate/Enhanced Data Rate (BR/EDR)-low energy devices to act as a hub and peripheral at the same time. Connects to the newest low energy Bluetooth® products as well as your familiar devices, such as headsets, keyboard, mice, and more.

Optimized for Intel Platforms

Recommended wireless solution for 5th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors and ensures your business is protected from the latest threats with wireless support for 5th Generation Intel® vPro™ processors.

Related Technologies

Intel® vPro™ Technology1

Supports Intel’s hardware-based security and management features built into Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors and chipsets that enables IT to manage PCs virtually anywhere, anytime while reducing deployment costs, improving security and ROI.

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Intel® Active Management Technology2

Using integrated platform capabilities and popular third-party management and security applications, Intel® AMT allows IT or managed service providers to better discover, repair, and protect their networked computing assets. Intel® AMT is a feature of Intel® Core™ processors with Intel® vPro™ technology.

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Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software3

Includes advanced IT tools to improve security, reduce complexity and save IT time and money. Streamlines client deployments and allows remote management of wireless settings and profiles by IT managers.

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Introducing Intel® Wireless-AC 2x2 160 MHz

Experience gigabit Wi-Fi connectivity without the wires; introducing Intel® Wireless-AC 2x2 160 MHz for accelerated gaming, downloading, file sharing, HD and 4K video streaming, video conferencing, multitasking, and wireless performance.

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Experience Faster Wi-Fi with Intel® Wireless-AC

Experience improved connection with faster Wi-Fi performance, reliability, 4K movie streaming, and better graphics.

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Take 5 Seconds to Tell If Your New PC Has Intel® Wireless-AC

In 5 seconds and 3 simple steps, start streaming movies, moving data, and more with Intel® Wireless-AC.

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For a New PC, Choose Intel® Wireless-AC

When you're looking to buy a new PC, choose the right Wi-Fi solution for streaming, gaming, and sharing.

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Intel® Wireless-AC

Best Buy explains how the 802.11ac offers faster connections and supports more devices on a router.

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Extend Intel® Wireless-AC to Your Desktop

Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 Desktop Kit. A new Wi-Fi solution for desktop PCs. Desktop kit includes: antennas and cables mounting brackets with the Intel® Wireless-AC 8265 Adapter that is simple to install.

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Product and Performance Information

This feature may not be available on all computing systems. Please check with the system vendor to determine if your system delivers this feature, or reference the system specifications (motherboard, processor, chipset, power supply, HDD, graphics controller, memory, BIOS, drivers, virtual machine monitor-VMM, platform software, and/or operating system) for feature compatibility. Functionality, performance, and other benefits of this feature may vary depending on system configuration.
1

Intel® vPro™ technology is sophisticated and requires setup and activation. Availability of features and results will depend upon the setup and configuration of your hardware, software, and IT environments. To learn more visit: https://www.intel.co.uk/content/www/uk/en/architecture-and-technology/vpro/vpro-platform-general.html.

2

Requires activation and a system with a corporate network connection, an Intel® AMT-enabled chipset, network hardware, and software. For notebooks, Intel AMT may be unavailable or limited over a host OS-based VPN, when connecting wirelessly, on battery power, sleeping, hibernating, or powered off. Results dependent upon hardware, setup, and configuration. For more information, visit www.intel.co.uk/technology/vpro/index.html.

3

Intel® PROSet/Wireless software may not be supported by your PC manufacturer. Check with your PC manufacturer for details on availability.