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NetGear WNA1100 Wireless-N 150 (WiFi Adapter, USB, 802.11n)

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NetGear WNA1100 Wireless-N 150 (WiFi Adapter, USB, 802.11n)
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NetGear WNA1100 Wireless-N 150 
Minimum: $ 18.95 
Maximum: $ 18.96  
Updated: 21/06/2016 13:18

Review of Linux Compatibility

The NetGear WNA1100 Wireless-N 150 is a USB WiFi stick with USB ID 0846:9030 and Atheros chipset

Bus 002 Device 003: ID 0846:9030 NetGear, Inc. WNA1100 Wireless-N 150 [Atheros AR9271]

The stick is automatically recognized and fully supported by the Linux kernel:

usb 2-5: new high-speed USB device number 3 using ehci-pci
usb 2-5: New USB device found, idVendor=0846, idProduct=9030
usb 2-5: New USB device strings: Mfr=16, Product=32, SerialNumber=48
usb 2-5: Product: WNA1100
usb 2-5: Manufacturer: NETGEAR WNA
usb 2-5: SerialNumber: 12345
usb 2-5: ath9k_htc: Firmware htc_9271.fw requested
usb 2-5: ath9k_htc: Transferred FW: htc_9271.fw, size: 51272
ath9k_htc 2-5:1.0: ath9k_htc: HTC initialized with 33 credits
ath9k_htc 2-5:1.0: ath9k_htc: FW Version: 1.3
ath: EEPROM regdomain: 0x60
ath: EEPROM indicates we should expect a direct regpair map
ath: Country alpha2 being used: 00
ath: Regpair used: 0x60
ieee80211 phy0: Atheros AR9271 Rev:1
IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlan0: link is not ready
IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlan0: link is not ready
wlan0: authenticate with 00:11:22:33:44:55
wlan0: send auth to 00:11:22:33:44:55 (try 1/3)
wlan0: authenticated
wlan0: associate with 00:11:22:33:44:55 (try 1/3)
wlan0: RX AssocResp from 00:11:22:33:44:55 (capab=0x411 status=0 aid=3)
wlan0: associated
IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_CHANGE): wlan0: link becomes ready

The WiFi adapter can also be used in access point (AP) mode.

Identified Hardware Configurations (3 Results)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Scan Date
blackPanther OS v16.2SE (Silent Killer) 4.9.20-desktop-pae-1bP - 20/11/2017
Debian GNU/Linux 8.9 (jessie) 4.9.0-0.bpo.3-amd64 - 10/09/2017
Linux Mint 17 Qiana 3.13.0-24-generic - 29/09/2015

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