Zyxel ZyAir G-220 (Wireless Adapter, USB 2.0, 802.11G)

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Zyxel ZyAir G-220 (Wireless Adapter, USB 2.0, 802.11G)
Linux compatibility:
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Updated: 01/06/2016 14:34

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Zyxel ZyAir G-220 is a USB WiFi Stick based on the ZyDAS ZD1211 chipset. It has the USB ID 0586:3401

Bus 003 Device 007: ID 0586:3401 ZyXEL Communications Corp. ZyAIR G-220 802.11bg

and is fully supported under Linux by the zd1211rw kernel module.

The stick is automatically recognized by the Linux kernel and the necessary driver is loaded:

usb 3-3.1: New USB device found, idVendor=0586, idProduct=3401
usb 3-3.1: New USB device strings: Mfr=16, Product=32, SerialNumber=0
usb 3-3.1: Product: ZyAIR G-220
usb 3-3.1: Manufacturer: ZyXEL
ieee80211 phy0: Selected rate control algorithm 'minstrel_ht'
zd1211rw 3-3.1:1.0: phy0
usbcore: registered new interface driver zd1211rw
usb 3-3.1: firmware version 0x4330 and device bootcode version 0x4810 differ
zd1211rw 3-3.1:1.0: firmware version 4605
zd1211rw 3-3.1:1.0: zd1211 chip 0586:3401 v4810 high 00-13-49 AL2230_RF pa0 -----

Identified Hardware Configurations (7 Results)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Scan Date
Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS 4.10.0-42-generic - 25/12/2017
Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 4.4.0-58-generic - 30/12/2016
Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 4.4.0-38-generic - 20/09/2016
Ubuntu 15.10 4.2.0-29-generic - 21/02/2016
Ubuntu 15.10 4.2.0-27-generic - 31/01/2016
Ubuntu 15.04 3.19.0-15-generic - 26/04/2015
Ubuntu 14.10 3.16.0-34-generic - 03/04/2015

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