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CommView for WiFi is a tool for monitoring wireless 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac networks. To use this product, you must have a compatible wireless adapter. To enable the monitoring features of your wireless adapter, you will need to use a special driver that comes with this product.

Alternatively, you may want to consider using the standard, non-wireless CommView edition that will allow you to capture your own inbound and outbound wireless network packets, without capturing the traffic generated by other wireless stations.

If your card is not on the list, please click here for the technical information, or take advantage of our special offer and get a compatible adapter free of charge!

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The following adapters have been tested and are compatible with CommView for WiFi:

802.11ac Adapters

Alfa Networks AWUS036ACH

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

3

Belkin F9L1109 v1

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

4

Buffalo AC866 (WI-U2-866D)

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

D-Link DWA-180 rev A1

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

D-Link DWA-182 rev A1

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

D-Link DWA-182 rev C1

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

5

Edimax EW-7822UACThe best choice

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

5

EnGenius EUB1200AC

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

3

IKross AC1200

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

3

Intel AC 3160, 3165

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

Not rated *

Intel AC 7260, 7265

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

Not rated *

Intel AC 8260

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

Not rated *

Linksys WUSB6300The best choice

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

4

NETGEAR A6200

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

NETGEAR A6210

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 8 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

5

Proxim ORiNOCO 9100The best choice

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

5

Qualcomm Atheros 61x4 and 988x

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended

Not rated *

Rosewill RNX-AC1200UB

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

3

TP-LINK Archer T4U

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

TP-LINK Archer T4UH

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

5

TRENDnet TEW-805UB

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

3

ZyXEL AC240The best choice

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

5

802.11n Adapters

Atheros AR5008, AR5009, AR92xx

2.4 GHz or 2.4/5 GHz

Integrated

XP or higher

Not rated *

Atheros AR9380, AR9382, AR9390

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended

Not rated *

Atheros AR9485

2.4 GHz only

Integrated

Windows 7 or higher

Not rated *

Atheros AR9462 (aka WB222, AR5BMD222)

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended

Not rated *

Atheros AR956x, AR958x

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended

Not rated *

Broadcom 802.11n

2.4 GHz or 2.4/5 GHz

Integrated

Vista or higher

Not rated *

D-Link DWA-160 v.A1 and v.A2

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

XP or higher

4

D-Link DWA-160 v.B2 and v.C1The best choice

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended

5

D-Link DWA-643

2.4 GHz only

ExpressCard

XP or higher

3

Dell Wireless 1505, 1510, 1515, 1520, 1530, 1540

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Vista or higher

4

Dell Wireless 1702

2.4 GHz only

Integrated

XP or higher

4

Edimax EW-7733UnDThe best choice

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended

4

Intel 1000

2.4 GHz only

Integrated

Windows 7 - 8.1

4

Intel 4965

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Vista or Windows 7

5

Intel 5100, 5150, 5300, 5350

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 - 8.1

5

Intel 6200, 6250, 6300, 6350

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 - 8.1

5

Intel N 7265

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

Integrated

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended
See tech. notes

Not rated *

Linksys AE2500

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Vista or higher

5

Linksys AE3000

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

Linksys WEC600N

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

ExpressCard

Vista or higher

4

Linksys WUSB600N

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Vista or higher

3

NETGEAR WN111 v2

2.4 GHz only

USB

XP or higher

5

NETGEAR WNDA3100 v1

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

XP or higher

4

NETGEAR WNDA3100 v2

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Vista or higher

4

Proxim ORiNOCO 8494

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

XP or higher

Recommended

5

SMC Networks SMCWUSB-N2

2.4 GHz only

USB

XP or higher

5

Sony UWA-BR100

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

TP-Link TL-WDN3200The best choice

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

Windows 7 or higher

Recommended

5

TP-Link TL-WN721N and WN722N

2.4 GHz only

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

TP-Link TL-WN821N v1 and v2

2.4 GHz only

USB

XP or higher

5

TP-Link TL-WN821N v3

2.4 GHz only

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

TP-Link TL-WN822N v1

2.4 GHz only

USB

XP or higher

5

TP-Link TL-WN822N v2

2.4 GHz only

USB

Windows 7 or higher

4

Ubiquiti SR71X

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

ExpressCard

XP or higher

5

Ubiquiti SR71-USB

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

XP or higher

5

CACE AirPcap Nx USB

2.4 GHz/5 GHz

USB

XP or higher

4

* There are a number of different adapters with the same name; sensitivity varies and cannot be estimated.