Prism 2/2.5 PCI names

Jun Sun jsun at junsun.net
Mon Jun 30 13:34:40 EDT 2003


On Mon, Jun 30, 2003 at 10:01:54PM +0530, bsmanoj at cs.iitm.ernet.in wrote:
> 
> hi:
> 
> Linksys WMP11 Version 2.5 and Version 3.0 (Don't Get trapped by Ver. 2.7)
> Linksys WPC 11 Version 2.5 and Version 3.0
> Linksys WUSB Version 2.5 (Version 2.6 is Atmel chipset)
> 
> Dlink DWL 520 and 650 (Again don't get trapped by 520+ and 650+)
>

DWL 520 (the PCI version) Rev. C is _not_ prism 2.5 based.  Those smart
guys think customers are so dumb that they could switch the chipset without
changing the product name.

Look at the cover of the box.  Rev A and B has a metal boxy cover with
color prints, while Rev C does not.  Rev C only shows bare chips.

One of the nice thing about DWL520 (A&B) is that it is rare dual
voltage kind (3V and 5V).  And it is cheap.

Jun



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