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WaveLite - 1 Watt High Power USB Device.
RadioLabs new WaveLiteis the latest and greatest in the RadioLabs arsenal. Designed to be portable and easy to use, it is the best way to get long range wireless for your laptop. With up to 15 times the power of standard integrated wireless cards, the WaveLite's improved reception and power is like carrying around a portable wifi network in your pocket.
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High Power WiFi Adapter
Lightweight High Power Wifi Adapter

Up to 15 times the power of built-in notebook wifi cards, the WaveLite is for the person on the GO!

WaveLite Driver Download
Drivers are compatible with Windows 98SE, ME/2K, XP, Vista and Windows 7 or
Windows 8 (32 & 64-bit). Also compatible with MAC OS X10.3.x - 10.6.7
Not compatible with OS X 10.6.8 and above (including Lion 10.7)

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The WaveLite can be used as a laptop antenna; or can be used as a standard wireless card with an extended range antenna for any computer connection, such as a boat, car, on your house, or attached to the back of your laptop. Extremely versatile for long range connections.


  • Automatic gain control to minimize the signal distortion on all access points
  • High Power transmit level, 1W (30dBm)
  • 5-Volt power supplied via USB PC connector
  • Industry standard USB connector. Works with USB 2.0
  • 9 5/8" antenna length/wireless card combination
  • 3' USB cable included
  • Software CD included
  • Connects to any standard RP-SMA antenna, cable or connector

RadioLabs WaveLite

RadioLabs is proud to release the new WaveLite, a 1 Watt power output and is completely powered off of your USB port. No amplifier needed, it's already built-in. This light weight and sleek design will have your friends asking where they can get one.

The WaveLite was designed for the person on the go. The weary traveler jumping from hotel to hotel who wants to get a better Wifi signal. With an amazing 1 watt output and a 5Dbi antenna, the WaveLite is the strongest USB device you can connect to a USB port without an external power source.

The compact and light weight, sleek high gloss black plastic housing makes this device extremely portable. The WaveLite connects to your computer via a USB cable (included), and is both PC and Mac compatible and Linux crowd will be happy we have drivers for you too.

The WaveLite will operate with any USB 2.0 computer port and will operate on any computer running Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP VISTA, 7 Windows 8, MAC and Linux OS. There is no other power source needed.

You can expect up to 15 times greater range with the WaveLite, increasing your signal stability and speed. Coupled with a 5Dbi antenna you can expect to get a greater coverage than the normal wireless card inside most Desktops and laptops.

The WaveLite comes with a 3' USB cable and a 5Dbi antenna.

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Wave Lite Specifications
Bus Type USB Version - 2.0 only
Maximum USB Cable Length

Maximum USB Cable Length 16 feet
Longer length possible with USB Extension cable (sold separately)

Wireless Standard 802.11b, 802.11g/Super G 108 mode
Operating Frequency

2400 to 2484 MHz (Ch 1-11 US)
International Version Available - Channel 1-14 Jan and EU Software available.

Data Rate
802.11b: 11Mbps/5.5Mbps/2Mbps/1Mb
ps (with automatic adjust)
802.11g: Up to 108Mbps/54Mbps/48Mbps/36Mb/
24Mbps/28Mbps/9Mbps/6Mbps(with automatic adjust) Compliant with all RadioLabs Routers and access points
Chipset type

Custom Realtek Chipset based

Modulation 802.11b: DSSS (Direct Sequence
Spread Spectrum)
802.11g: OFDM (64-QAM/16-QAM/QPSK/BPSK)
Operating Power 5.0V (USB Only)
Average Current 355 mA
Peak Current 500 mA (USB Compliant)
Transmit Power (ERP)

802.11b: 1W (30dBm)
802.11g: 1W (30dBm)
Power calculation w/5dB antenna = 1.59 Watts EIRP!

Receive Sensitivity

802.11b: -93dBm (typical) at 11Mbps
-91dBm (typical) at 6Mbps
802.11g: -81dBm (typical) at 54Mbps
-98dBm (typical) at 1Mbps

Working Range Outdoor: Up to 5825 ’ (more possible with external antenna connection)
@11Mbps, 5820 ’ (1 Mile) @
Security 64/128-bit WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy)
WiFi Protect Access WPA-WPA2 (AES, 64, 128, 156-bit WEP with shared key protect access)
Antenna 5dB External Omni directional
Wibberduck Antenna
Antenna Vertical Beamwidth 35 degrees
Antenna Horizontal Beamwidth 360 Degrees
Operating Temperature -20 deg C to 55 deg C
Storage Temperature -30 deg C to 80 deg C
Humidity 10-98%, Non-Condensing
Dimensions WaveLite: 2 3/4" x 1 7/8" x 1/2"
Wibberduck Antenna: 6 7/8" x 3/8" diameter
Weight 2 oz. (USB Cable not factored into weight)
Color High Gloss Black

1 Year Manufacturer warranty

End user is responsible for FCC limitations of power output and antenna radiation if external antenna is used. For more information please see our Wireless Range calculator

Price: $84.95
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