BT Wi-Fi Dongle N 300

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BT Wi-Fi Dongle 300 (075714)
Availability: EoL

Manuf (OEM/ODM): Shenzhen Gongjin Electronics

(Est.) release date: July 2013
(Est.) initial retail price (in USD): $38
EAN: 5016351515150 (UPC DB, On eBay)
Country of manuf.: China

Amazon image

ASIN
B00D84GVF8 (Flag of the United Kingdom.svg, On Amazon, On CCCmultiple uses)

Interface: USB

USB 2.0
Connector: Male A
Form factor tags: dongle

ID: 0a5c:43a0
Windows: USB\VID_0A5C&PID_43A0

FCC ID: none available

WI1 chip1: Broadcom BCM43235

Probable Linux driver
brcmfmac (after runtime device ID insertion)
(see also passys)

Windows driver
try 5.100.68.46 (possibly 6.30.145.26) for XP or
5.100.68.46 for Vista/Win7

Antenna connector: none

bgn, 2x2:2

OUI: none specified

For a list of all currently documented Broadcom chipsets with specifications, see Broadcom.


BT Wi-Fi Dongle 300

(P/N: 075714)

Support page
Drivers

On shop.bt.com

Datasheet

Shenzhen Gongjin Electronics is the presumed manufacturer of this dongle (they make BT's other two newer dongles).

The drivers on the Windows Update (WinXP drivers) site seem to indicate the probable USB ID for the device is 0a5c:43a0. It is the only ID labeled as BT Wi-Fi Dongle in the driver set (the rest are labeled as BT Dual-Band Wi-Fi Dongle).

Additional specifications, per BT's datasheet, follow...

  • Weight: 12.5 g0.0125 kg <br />0.441 oz <br />0.0276 lbs <br />
  • Dimension:: 80 mm x 28 mm x 9 mm
  • Giftbox barcode: 5016351515150
  • Overpack (40x Giftbox) barcode: 05016351822258

Get this baby running with brcmfmac / Linux support

1. /lib/firmware/brcm/brcmfmac43236b.bin
2. lsusb | grep Broadcom
   Bus 001 Device 035: ID 0a5c:43a0 Broadcom Corp.
3. modprobe brcmfmac
4. echo 0a5c 43a0 > /sys/bus/usb/drivers/brcmfmac/new_id
5. dmesg
[] usb 1-1.4: new high-speed USB device number 35 using ehci-pci
[] usb 1-1.4: New USB device found, idVendor=0a5c, idProduct=43a0
[] usb 1-1.4: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3
[] usb 1-1.4: Product: Remote Download Wireless Adapter
[] usb 1-1.4: Manufacturer: Broadcom
[] usb 1-1.4: SerialNumber: 000000000001
[] usbcore: registered new interface driver brcmfmac
[] usb 1-1.4: firmware: direct-loading firmware brcm/brcmfmac43236b.bin
[] brcmfmac: brcmf_c_preinit_dcmds: 
   Firmware version = wl0: Nov 30 2011 17:33:42 version 5.90.188.22
[] usb 1-1.4 wlan13: renamed from wlan1