Amazon offers the Linksys USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter for $14.35 with free shipping for Prime members or on orders of at least $35. It carries a list price of $30, but generally sells for around $20-$24. Today’s deal is the best we have ever seen. If you bought one from Apple it would run you $29. Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars from 1,350 Amazon reviewers.
Use this adapter to connect your MacBook (or Windows/Chrome laptop) to a network when Wi-Fi isn’t available or for increased security/performance. Features include:
The Linksys USB Ethernet Adapter (USB3GIG) is the perfect solution for the business traveler that prefers the speed of Gigabit Ethernet to Wi-Fi. Simply connect the USB3GIG to your MacBook Air, Chrome book or Ultra book’s USB 3.0 port and the Ethernet port to a router to get an ultra-fast wired connection. With the Gigabit Port, you’ll get high-speed data transfers, which is great for downloading large files or streaming media. Its compact design makes it easy to carry and the travel cap keeps it protected. The Linksys USB Ethernet Adapter Gigabit USB 3.0 is the perfect solution for anyone who requires ultra-fast wired speed.
- Supports USB 3.0
- RJ-45 Gigabit port
- LED indicator for Link/Activity
- Connect the USB Ethernet Adapter to a router and the USB 3.0 port to your device to instantly experience ultra-fast Gigabit Ethernet speeds
- Compatible with most computers, consoles, DVRs and set top boxes
- The USB3GIG works with MacBook Air, Chromebook, or Ultrabook. It requires Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Chrome OS, or Mac OS X 10.8 or 10.9.
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