UGREEN Ethernet Adapter USB 2.0 to 10/100 Network RJ45 LAN Wired Adapter for Nintendo Switch, Wii, Wii U, MacBook, Chromebook, Windows 10, 8.1, Mac OS, Surface Pro, Linux ASIX AX88772 Chipset (Black)
Make sure this fits by entering your model number.; UGREEN USB 2.0 to RJ45 Network adapter connects your computer or tablet to a router, modem or network switch for network connection.; USB 2.0 Ethernet adapter is a good solution for adding a standard RJ45 port to your Ultrabook, notebook, or...
Pros- Cost! Nintendo wants to charge you $30 for a USB Ethernet adapter.- Works right out of the box with Nintendo Switch! I initially set it up utilizing one of the two USB ports on the side of the Switch Loading Dock. But for testing purposes I switched it to the USB port in the back next to the HDMI cable and it WORKED!- I was able to statically assign the the IP, Subnet, Gateway, and DNS without any problems using the Switch Internet interface.- No problems setting up a DHCP reservation for this cardCons- I wish it was 1000/100/10 instead of just a 100/10Other thoughts- I did not need to use the driver disk and I have not tested this device in a Windows environment because it was intended for use with the Nintendo Switch.
Stable internet on nintendo switch. I ran over 100 tests wlon wireless, 5g wireless and this wired connection on nintendo switch. My baseline connection on wired pc and phone on 5g was Regular 60-65mbps down and 6mbps up. Nintendo switch results. wireless was between 8 and 11mbps down and 3 up. 5g was 28 to 42mbps dowb and 4.5 and 5.1 up. Wired with this unit was 37 to 40 down and 5.0 to 5.2 up. Bottom line it made the connection more consistent and faster up than 5g. My wireless router is about 5feet from the switch with direct line of sight.
Wed 2/07/2018 4:46 pm. Asus Vivobook F510UA FHD 2016 Windows 10 laptop. With ugreen adapter, fails a ping test to a known network computer. With old adapter, works.I had this same experience with an AmazonBasics USB 3 adapter, which I returned. And I will return this one, and eek out my technical needs with a few of these things I have lying about from another age, apparently when they used to work.Thu 2/08/2018 7:06 am. ADAPTER OK; WINDOWS BROKENI grovel in shame before these innocent adapters, because I FORGOT important Windows mumbo-jumbo I should've remembered.1. Whenever you plug-in a new usb/ethernet adapter, windows obliterates your ethernet parameters and sets them to a default.2. If you then plug-in the old one, Windows *remembers* its settings, producing the behavior described above.3. Most (?) system will work with this casual destruction.4. Some won't, including my peer-to-peer fixed numeric address ethernet.5. Once I remembered, fixing the ethernet settings wasn't hard, but much too lengthy for here. Try googling for "windows ipv4 settings".