802.11 a/b/g/n Mini PCIe Radio Module
with Industrial Temperature Support
Ideal for High Performance Applications based on the Freescale i.MX6 Platform
The SX-PCEAN2 is the next generation dual-band 802.11 a/b/g/n
PCIe module with industrial temperature support which is
designed for devices that require wireless connectivity in a small
form factor combined with high data throughput at extreme
The SX-PCEAN2 is powered by Qualcomm Atheros radio chip and
features 2x2 MIMO technology for higher throughput performance,
reliability and range.
Embedded Applications:
Applications include but not limited to medical devices, security
systems, industrial, PoS, digital signs, set-top/ net-top box,
embedded / industrial / tablet PC’s, handheld devices, thin client
devices, and many more.
Key Features:
2x2 stream system and 40MHz channel width provides a strong and
an existing network without entering long passphrases.
• Certifications
Modular certifications for FCC and TELEC.
Driver Support
• Linux
driver with WEP, TKIP, AES encryption, IEEE 802.11e (QoS),
IEEE 802.1X, and hidden SSID support. Open source ath9k driver.
The SX-PCEAN2 is ideal for high performance applications based on
the freescale i.MX6 platform. It is designed to meet the demanding
performance requirements of critical embedded applications.
Protected Setup
• Wi-Fi
WPS 2.0 implementation making it easy to add new devices to
stable Wi-Fi connection.
Data Rates
MIMO architecture allows link speeds up to 300Mbps.
Industrial Temperature
Industrial grade module supports extended temperature range
from -40°C to +85°C.
Premium Quality
With in-house manufacturing capability, each card is individually
tested and inspected to ensure the industry’s highest quality
resulting greater performance and reliability.
Modes of Operation
SX-PCEAN2 supports access point, adhoc and client modes.
Product Name
Radio Chipset
AR9582 [commercial] / AR9592 [Industrial]
Radio Specifications
Open System, WEP, WPA, WPA2. 80.211x
PCI Express mini card edge
Operating Voltage
3.3 V
Current Consumption
2.4 GHz : Tx 580mA ; Rx 160mA
5.0 GHz : Tx 790mA ; Rx 160mA
20 ~ 80% RH
Operating Temperature
SX-PCEAN2c: 0°C to +60°C
SX-PCEAN2i: -40°C to +85°C
Storage Temperature
-40°C to +85°C
29.85 × 26.80 x 3.45 mm
• Reference Driver
Supported CPU
OS Distribution
Freescale i.MX 6
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