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Amped Wireless Debuts First Mac/PC Compatible 802.11ac Long-Range Wi-Fi Adapter

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Amped Wireless, the leading manufacturer of award-winning high power, long-range wireless communication products for the home and office, announced today the launch of the ACA1 High Power 500mW Dual Band AC Wi-Fi USB Adapter. The ACA1 is the first long range 802.11ac adapter on the market that is compatible with Mac laptops and desktops, in addition to Windows computers. The ACA1 works with all Wi-Fi networks and has been optimized for use with the recently launched Amped Wireless RTA15 High Power 700mW Dual Band AC Wi-Fi Router.

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Are these healthy for the family jewels when placed under the pc table near my legs?
 
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Good guy amped wireless

Makes it USB 3 to take advantage of full speeds instead of USB 2 bottleneck
 
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Are these healthy for the family jewels when placed under the pc table near my legs?
This question seems to get asked more than its necessary, so please let me help.

For 802.11 2.4GHz and 5GHz WiFi the FCC regulates the maximum Effective Isotropic Radiated Power (EIRP) is no more than 36 dBm. Meaning, the power transmitted cannot exceed 1 Watt using a 6 dBi antenna.

Typical WiFi routers are 100-200 mW or 0.1 to 0.2 of a Watt with typically an effective 3dBi antenna(maybe effective 6 dBi).

This new router uses 0.5W transmitting power with what looks to be an effective 6dBi antenna.

A key point to remember is WiFi is Non-Ionizing Radio Frequency Engergy. Typical X-Rays and gamma radiation are Ionizing Radiation, stay away from these for prolonged, high powered, exposure. WiFi, radio, and even sun light are non-ionizing radiation. Meaning you can sustain prolonged, low powered exposure with no physical concern.

Granted, you dont want to put your balls in a microwave and set it on high for 5 minutes. But then again, typical microwave ovens have power output on the order of 1000 Watts and are focused frequency spectrum. High power in a tight spectrum can be dangerous; low power across a broad spectrum is just fine.

Just for fun, you receive more Cosmic Radiation(nasty stuff) from simply flying.
Flying takes passengers and crew to higher elevations where their exposure to cosmic radiation is increased. The exposure increases with frequency of flying and the accumulated.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_threat_from_cosmic_rays

Side note, Full Body Scanners use similar Radio Frequency energy to see through your clothes. They use low power, non-ionizing X-Rays which are not harmful. Heres a good read if you have time:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Full_body_scanner
 
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FCC \ FDA regulate and say a lot of shit and because THEY say so don't mean it's true.


Just make sure and don't be putting it under your chair or next to your head as you might possibly be a special case and go bold in either place hahaha.
 

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FCC \ FDA regulate and say a lot of shit and because THEY say so don't mean it's true.


Just make sure and don't be putting it under your chair or next to your head as you might possibly be a special case and go bold in either place hahaha.
Some people are incredibly sensitive to this so yeah.
 
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Ha ha!!! Those that complain about it have penetration issues.