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Introducing BearExtender Turbo: High Speed 802.11ac USB Wi-Fi Adapter for Macs

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  BERKELEY, CA–December 13th, 2013– BearExtender, the leader in Wi-Fi solutions for Apple Macintosh computers, announced today the availability of BearExtender Turbo, a high speed 802.11ac USB Wi-Fi adapter for Macs. BearExtender Turbo features a maximum throughput speed of 867 Mbps on the 5 Ghz 802.11ac band when used with 802.11ac standard routers like the 2013 AirPort Extreme or 2013 Time Capsule. That is up to 3 times faster than previous generation 802.11n equipped Macs. BearExtender Turbo features USB 3.0 SuperSpeed connectivity and twin dual band (2.4 & 5 Ghz) upgradable antennas. “802.11ac is the newest standard in wireless networking...

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BearExtender & Windows 8 tablets

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If your tablet runs a full version of Windows 8 (not Windows RT), you may be able to use your BearExtender with it. Some Windows 8 tablets, like the Microsoft Surface Pro, already have a full size USB port, making BearExtender instantly compatible. Others, like the Acer Iconia W3 and the Samsung ATIV Tab 3, have a Micro USB connector. BearExtender can be used with these tablets with one of our Windows Tablet Adapter Cables. Check the item page for a list of supported tablets.BearExtender is not compatible with tablets running Microsoft Windows RT, including the Microsoft Surface RT. BearExtender...

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Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Update

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Apple recently announced the availability of OS X 10.9 Mavericks. As part of our ongoing support for all BearExtender customers and models, we are releasing a Free OS X 10.9 Mavericks update.    Download To download the 10.9 Mavericks update for all BearExtender 1200, BearExtender Mini and BearExtender Original, click here.

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2013 BearExtender PC now in stock!

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Our updated 2013 version of BearExtender PC is now available for purchase. BearExtender PC is a long range USB Wi-Fi adapter that features an upgraded power amplifier (now 1200mW max) as well as increased receive capabilities This means longer range Wi-Fi reception and more signal bars for you. Our 5 dBi antenna is now included in box as a standard accessory.BearExtender PC is compatible with Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7, and also Windows 8. Visit our Facebook page to see what others are saying about BearExtender PC.Prefer the convenience of Amazon shopping? Buy BearExtender PC on Amazon today!

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BearExtender announces new 802.11ac and 802.11n Wi-Fi solutions for Macs

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High resolution images at bottom of page BERKELEY, CA–August 1st, 2013– BearExtender, the leader in long range Wi-Fi solutions for Apple Macintosh computers, announced today the availability of two new Wi-Fi products for Macs. BearExtender 1200 is a high-powered 1200mW receiver for the long-range 2.4 GHz 802.11n band, available for pre-order today (ships August 15).  It features up to 70% more power than the original BearExtender, an upgraded high gain 5 dBi antenna and a new high sensitivity receiver. BearExtender Turbo is a high-speed 802.11ac receiver shipping in October. It features a maximum throughput speed of 867 Mbps that is...

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