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Linksys WUSB6400M Frequently Asked Questions

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HARDWARE INFORMATION
       

HARDWARE INFORMATION
 
1. What is the Linksys WUSB6400M AC1200 MU-MIMO USB Wi-Fi Adapter?
 
The Linksys WUSB6400M AC1200 MU-MIMO USB Wi-Fi Adapter is a dual-band wireless adapter that upgrades your Windows®-based laptop, MacBook® or desktop computer to the latest Wi-Fi standard.  To learn more, click here.
 
2. What are the features of the Linksys WUSB6400M?
 
Below are the product features of the Linksys WUSB6400M:
  • Dual-Band 802.11ac
  • Simple Plug-and-Play Setup
  • Works with all Wi-Fi routers
  • N300 / AC867 Mbps
  • Beamforming technology
  • Two (2) Spatial Streams
  • MU-MIMO Technology
  • USB 3.0 (10X faster than USB 2.0) 
3. What are the LED behaviors and indicators of the Linksys WUSB6400M?
                                                       
LED ColorStateTriggerLED Activity
N/AOFFUser unplugged the device or the device has no powerOFF
WhiteNot AssociatedThe device has power and the driver has been installed but is not connected to a Wi-Fi network Blinking (One (1) second ON; One (1)
second OFF)
WhiteAssociated / Successful WPS Pairing
 
Connected to the wireless
network / Handshake
successfully completed
Solid
WhiteTransmit (TX) / Receive (RX)Connected to the wireless network and has RX or TX activity Solid
OrangeDevice
Listening / Negotiating
User pressed the WPS button; The router and the client device is
establishing a connection
Blinking (One (1) second ON; One (1)
second OFF).  Continues
until pairing succeeds, or when the two-minute period elapses when pairing fails
OrangePairing FailureUnable to connect to the client deviceBlinking (One (1) second ON; One (1) second OFF) state persists for 15 seconds, then rolls to unassociated or associated state
 
4. What is the USB standard type of the Linksys WUSB6400M?

The Linksys WUSB6400M is a USB 3.0 Male plug Type A.

5. What are the dimensions of my Linksys WUSB6400M?

The Linksys WUSB6400M dimensions are 77 mm (L) x 29 mm (W) x 15 mm (H).

6. What are the compatible operating systems for Linksys WUSB6400M?

The Linksys WUSB6400M is compatible with the following operating systems:
  • OS X® 10.9
  • OS X® 10.10
  • OS X® 10.11
  • OS X® 10.12
  • Windows® 7
  • Windows® 8
  • Windows® 8.1
  • Windows® 10 
7. What is the warranty period of the Linksys WUSB6400M?

The warranty period of this adapter is dependent on the country of purchase.  For more information about your device's warranty, click here.

SETTING UP AND DRIVER UPGRADE

1. How do I set up the Linksys WUSB6400M?

Setting up the Linksys WUSB6400M is quick and easy using the Plug-and-Play Setup for Windows.  To learn how to install the driver using the Plug-and-Play Setup, click hereYou can also install it using the Setup.exe file for Windows.  To know more, click hereFor OS X, you will need to use the Setup Utility to install the driver.  For instructions, click here.  

2. How do I check the driver version installed on my Linksys WUSB6400M?

To know how to check the driver version installed on your wireless adapter, click here.

3. What should I do if the driver failed to install?

If the driver failed to install, you may update it via the Device Manager.  To know how, click here.

SPECIAL FEATURES

1. Does the Linksys WUSB6400M support MU-MIMO?

Yes.

2. Will the driver work for the latest OS X?

Yes. The driver will work with OS X® 10.9 (Mavericks), OS X® 10.10 (Yosemite), OS X® 10.11 (El Capitan), and OS X® 10.12 (Sierra).

3.  What is the data rate speed of the Linksys WUSB6400M?

The Linksys WUSB6400M data rate is up to 867 Mbps for 5 GHz and up to 300 Mbps for 2.4 GHz.

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