Linksys USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

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About this product


  • Add in a reliable Ethernet connection using a USB 3.0 port
  • Great for Laptops and notebooks for high speed network connectivity
  • Gigabit Ethernet supports high speed data transfers for large files

Product overview

  • Add in a reliable Ethernet connection using a USB 3.0 port
  • Great for laptops and notebooks for high speed network connectivity
  • Gigabit Ethernet supports high speed data transfers for large files
  • A useful addition to your laptop bag for LAN connectivity on the move

Convert a USB 3.0 port into a highspeed gigabit Ethernet port
Experience data transfers at faster speeds over conventional fast ethernet, with over ten times the bandwidth available you can transfer large files across a network with ease. Perfect for connecting your laptop or notebook to a network, the Linksys USB 3.0 to Gigabit Ethernet adapter is always on hand to offer a reliable wired connection should your WiFi be letting you down.

A great companion for notebooks and laptops such as the MacBook Air, Chromebook or Ultrabook where Ethernet access is but a dream, simply plug your adapter into any available USB 3.0 port and connect your newly acquired Ethernet port to an internet router using an Ethernet cable. No CD set up is required, making the Linksys USB 3.0 gigabit Ethernet adapter an ideal companion should you be working on the move. The small form factor of the adapter fits into any laptop bag and is always on hand for when you need it

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ethernet adaptor Works fine with iPad camera adaptor, no set up required.
Date published: 2017-06-08
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Ethernet Adapter

System Requirements & Software

System Requirements:

Windows XP
Windows Vista 32/64
Windows 7 32/64
Windows 8 32/64
Windows 8.1 32/64
Mac OSX 10.7
Mac OS X 10.8
Mac OS X 10.9
Chrome OS


Package Contents:

1 x Linksys USB 3.0 to gigabit Ethernet adapter




Hi this Linksys Usb 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet adapter working in windows10 pro 64bit ?? Yes or no ??? If not, please provide one that works with windows 10 pro 64bit

Asked by: Piter
Yes it does work in all variations of Windows 10 Instructions of how to install can be found here
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-12-03

Hi this Ethernet adapter working in win 10 pro 64bit ??

Asked by: Piter
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application, We have not tested this item with windows 10. I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-12-01

My wifi at work is very unreliable so I want to connect my macbook air to a wired connection. I have an ethernet cable that goes into the wall, will this work for me? 

Asked by: Polly
Yes, I am pleased to advise this will be suitable for your needs.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2017-10-12

does this require a driver to operate? If so, is the driver provided online of on a CD ?I have no CD drive on my machine

Asked by: David
If there is a driver support , then this may be obtainable from Linksys website.
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-09-23

hi will this connet my cctv to my phone please

Asked by: rob h
No this would not work
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-09-03

Will this use a lot of CPU on a tablet pc running windows 10

Asked by: Dufff
We have not tested this.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-08-19

Hi There Can I use this to connect my BT hummax Youview box to a wireless network. It has a Ethernet port. Kind regards 

Asked by: John
Yes, I am pleased to advise this product will do exactly as you require.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-11-01

how does this perform from usb2 port with a fiber connection as my internal connection on desktop has packed in. thanks in advance.

Asked by: miked
This will only achieve gigabit speeds through USB 3.0, through USB2.0 you will recieve a slower connection.
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2017-06-05
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