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Jason
2005-03-09, 11:15
It just provides more coverage capability with two antennas.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of
> Edgar Lombera
> Sent: Wednesday, March 09, 2005 11:09 AM
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> Subject: [slim] Sqzbx2. Awesome. 2 antennas?
>
> The specs on SqueezeBox2 are great. Mine is on order. One
> question: Why
> 2 antennas? Maybe 802.11a? (I guess that 2 questions).
>
> from: http://www.slimdevices.com/pi_specs.html
> # internal antenna: planar inverted-F antenna # External
> antenna: Detachable, 2 dBi omnidirectional ?/4 dipole array,
> SMA reverse-polarity
>
>
>

dean
2005-03-09, 11:20
Right. The wireless card should be able to choose which antenna to use
for either transmit or receive to get the best signal.

On Mar 9, 2005, at 10:15 AM, Jason wrote:

> It just provides more coverage capability with two antennas.
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of
>> Edgar Lombera
>> Sent: Wednesday, March 09, 2005 11:09 AM
>> To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>> Subject: [slim] Sqzbx2. Awesome. 2 antennas?
>>
>> The specs on SqueezeBox2 are great. Mine is on order. One
>> question: Why
>> 2 antennas? Maybe 802.11a? (I guess that 2 questions).
>>
>> from: http://www.slimdevices.com/pi_specs.html
>> # internal antenna: planar inverted-F antenna # External
>> antenna: Detachable, 2 dBi omnidirectional ?/4 dipole array,
>> SMA reverse-polarity
>>
>>
>>