Upgrade Wireless Connection
in A Green Way
design for optimal
802.11n compliance with
data transfer rates of up to 300
AP feature for sharing
wireless Internet access
certified for
prioritizing multimedia
button for easy
wireless security setup
Ultra-compact design for optimal portability
The compact, lightweight design of NWD2205 offers excellent portability. Users can easily plug
NWD2205 to a USB connector on desktop or laptop computers to upgrade the network speed
instantly. In addition, with bundled USB cable users can easily adjust the direction of NWD2205.
Latest 802.11n compliance with data transfer rates of up to 300 Mbps*
The ZyXEL NWD2205 USB adapter brings you faster wireless connection. With the data transfer rate
of up to 300 Mbps*, which is over 5 times faster than the 802.11g standard, the NWD2205 offers you
the high-speed connection everywhere under Wi-Fi coverage. It not only provides a high-speed
Ɏ!One-touch WPS
network capability, but also works with your existing 802.11b/g network.
Soft AP feature for sharing wireless Internet access
adapter saves energy
With the built-in soft AP function, the NWD2205 can help users to create wireless networks instantly.
Just plug NWD2205 into a desktop or laptop computer connecting to a cable or xDSL modem, all
other wireless-capable devices can connect to the Internet through the NWD2205.
Wi-Fi WMM certified for prioritizing multimedia streaming
With WMM QoS support, the NWD2205 is an excellent solution for you to deliver time-sensitive
applications such as video and voice streaming. It significantly enhances your experience on audio,
video and voice applications by prioritizing data traffic, so you can enjoy and share multimedia
contents with your family or friends without interruption.
One-touch WPS button for easy wireless security setup
Establishing a secure wireless network is no longer a hassle. The WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) feature
takes just a few seconds to set up a secure wireless network without complicated procedures. A click
on the WPS button is all it needs to set up a secure wireless network easily.
Wireless N USB Adapter
Wireless N USB Adapter
Green adapter saves energy effortlessly
The ZyXEL NWD2205 brings you not only a plug-and-play wireless solution but also a smart way to save energy. Without complicated setup, just plug the
NWD2205 into your laptop or PC, and it automatically adjusts wireless output power by detecting the distance from the device to the wireless access point. If
the PC equipped with NWD2205 is close to the wireless access point, NWD2205 lowers the output power to reduce power consumption. When there is no
transmission traffic, the NWD2205 will enter the power-saving mode to save electricity.
System Specifications
Hardware Specifications
• Compliant with 802.11 standard
• Operation voltage: DC 5 V
• Backwards compatible with 802.11b/g
• One WPS button with Link/Act LED
• Wi-Fi 11b/g/n, WMM, WPS
• Wireless data transfer rate:
• One USB 1.1/2.0 port
• WHQL for Windows XP/Vista/7
• Transmit: 300 Mbps*
• Power consumption:
• Receive: 300 Mbps*
• Transmit: 315 mA
OS Support
• Receive: 250 mA
• Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, and 7
• Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) support
Physical Specifications
• Wireless security:
• WEP, WPA, WPA-PSK, WPA2, WPA2-PSK, 802.1x
• WPS hardware button, WPS software feature
• Soft AP mode support
• Wireless green feature:
• Automatically adjust wireless output power by
detecting the distance between NWD2205 and
• Item dimensions (WxDxH):
• MAC OS X v10.4, v10.5, and v10.6
36 x 18 x 6 mm (1.42” x 0.71” x 0.24”)
• Item weight: 3 g (0.01 lb.)
Package Contents
• Packing dimensions (WxDxH):
• Wireless USB Adapter
95 x 20 x 135 mm(3.74” x 0.79” x 5.31”)
• Packing weight: 81 g (0.18 lb.)
wireless access point
• Support CD
• Quick start guide
• USB extension cable
• Enter power-saving mode when no traffic
Environmental Specifications
• Warranty card
• Operating environment:
• Temperature: 0°C to 50°C (32°F to 122°F)
• Humidity: 20% to 90% (Non-condensing)
• Storage environment:
* The maximum wireless data transfer rate is derived from IEEE
Standard 802.11 specifications. Actual data transfer rate will vary
from network environment including: distance, network traffic,
building site materials/construction, interference from other
wireless devices, and other adverse conditions.
• Temperature: -30°C to 70°C (-22°F to 158°F)
• Humidity: 10% to 90% (Non-condensing)
Application Diagram
Wireless N
USB Adapter
Wireless N
Home Router
Wireless N
USB Adapter
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