Intel M.2 2230 8260 AC WiFi Adaptor for Laptops/SFF/Motherboards

Intel 8260.NGW Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 Adapter, M.2 PCIe 2230, a/b/g/n/ac, 2x2 AC Terminals, BT4.2, No vPro

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Scan code: LN74035 Manufacturer code: 8260.NGWMG.NV Request call
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Product Overview Ultra Wi-Fi. Ultra Features. Ultra Connected Experience
The Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 is Intel's 3rd Generation 802.11ac, dual band, 2x2 Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.2 adapter. It's engineered to deliver lower power consumption, improved RF coexistence, and complete Microsoft Windows 10 support. Combined with Intel Core processors and exceptional Intel wireless innovations like Intel Dynamic Regulatory Solution, the Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 dramatically reshapes your connected experience at home, work or on the go.

Features 3x Faster Wi-Fi
Less time waiting, more time doing and enjoying. 802.11ac 2x2 Wi-Fi delivers 3x faster speeds than 2x2 802.11n (up to 867 Mbps) for faster downloads, higher quality video streaming, gaming, music and more.

More capacity for more devices
802.11ac 80Mhz channels support 3x more data capacity than 802.11n for supporting more devices streaming more data simultaneously.

Intel® WiDi Support
Share your experiences wirelessly on the big screen from your device including the latest 4K high-res movies and HD audio/video.

Bluetooth 4.2 Smart Ready (Low Energy)
Dual mode Bluetooth 4.2® connects to the newest low energy Bluetooth® products as well as your familiar devices, such as headsets, keyboard, mice and more.

Compatible with previous gen Wi-Fi
802.11ac is backward compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi devices and hotspots.

Please note: This card does not support vPro.
Specifications
Interface M.2 PCIe (2230)
Data Transfer Speed 867 Mbps
Wireless Standards
  • IEEE 802.11a
  • IEEE 802.11ac
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11d
  • IEEE 802.11e
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11h
  • IEEE 802.11i
  • IEEE 802.11k
  • IEEE 802.11n
  • IEEE 802.11r
  • IEEE 802.11v
  • IEEE 802.11w
Frequency
  • 2.4 Ghz
  • 5 Ghz
Dual Band Yes
MU-MIMO Support No
Buttons  
LED Indicators  
Security
  • 802.1x
  • CHAP
  • EAP-AKA
  • EAP-SIM
  • GTC
  • MS-CHAP
  • MS-CHAPv2
  • PAP
  • TLS
  • WEP (128 bit)
  • WEP (64 bit)
  • WPA
  • WPA2
Antenna Not Included, Sold Separately
OS Support  
Dimensions  
Weight  
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
12 months
Type:
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
12 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Scan OEM
Telephone:
0871 472 4747
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Reviews
Intel 8260.NGW Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 Adapter, M.2 PCIe 2230, a/b/g/n/ac, 2x2 AC Terminals, BT4.2, No vPro is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Upgrade from a Intel 3160 I purchased this to replace the Intel AC 3160 that came with my ASRock X99 Taichi, the 3160 is a 1x1 WiFi card and could not hold a consistent transfer, it would frequently dip to 5Mb/s or lower when transferring files or downloading a game, the AC 8260 solves this completely, transfers no longer dip and it can sustain a transfer speed.
Date published: 2017-05-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing I got myself a 3XS Laptop and paid extra for the Killer NIC network adapter, had a million issues with it, it's software and figured it was just wifi being wifi. After it caused the 20th blue screen of death I swapped it with one of these Intel network adapters and my laptop has never been so good to work on. Seriously these network adapters are amazing!
Date published: 2017-03-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great expansion of my ultrabook's signal I bought this for a Dell XPS 13 which was having issues connecting to our home wifi - signal would drop rapidly if more than 2 rooms away from where the router lived. Installing this new card made a massive improvement. I now get full signal even on the 2nd floor (the router is on the ground floor). Network transfer rates are much improved too, which means I can now stream HD media. Great value and brilliant piece of kit.
Date published: 2016-11-13
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Questions & Answers

Is this a 2230 sized unit with an E Key

Will it be suitable for the M2 slot on the back I/O Panel of a ROG Crosshair VI Hero. And will if so will it run with the Intel l211 Gigabit ethernet onboard controller
Asked by: silverninja54
Hello, This is a 2230 sized unit with E-Key, looks like it would fit in the m.2 slot on the Rog Crosshair VI also. It will have separate drivers than the onboard controller so will work together. Regards,
Answered by: LizN
Date published: 2017-04-05
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Intel M.2 2230 8260 AC WiFi Adaptor for Laptops/SFF/Motherboards
Intel M.2 2230 8260 AC WiFi Adaptor for Laptops/SFF/Motherboards