[Soekris] 802.11b: PCMCIA vs. MiniPCI?
jim at netgate.com
Thu Mar 11 02:57:05 UTC 2004
On Mar 10, 2004, at 10:48 AM, Raymond Hall Haro wrote:
> Jim Thompson wrote:
>>>> I've observed 23dBm from the same miniPCI card in other boards.
>>>> (e.g. the product I built for Vivato)
>> Really observed, as in continuous transmit mode and an $80,000
>> spectrum analyzer.
> So, is it the power source?
> Does the 4501 internal regulator give enough for the miniPCI card to
> deliver 23dBm?
> would it help to use an external 5v regulated supply?
I don't know.
I asked Soren questions about the miniPCI supply current a long time
ago, but that was in the early post-Musenki daze/days, and I can't find
his response. Further, things could change over time/per design, etc.
Note that the board I referenced above was also produced by Senao.
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