ASIX AX88179 MAC driver (USB 3.0 to Ethernet)

The ASIX AX88179 is a USB to Ethernet adapter that allows a computer to connect to a network through a USB port. It provides a convenient way to add Ethernet connectivity to a computer without the need for a separate Ethernet card. The adapter uses the AX88179 chip from ASIX Electronics, a leading provider of semiconductor solutions for connectivity and networking applications. The AX88179 chip supports a wide range of operating systems, including Windows, macOS, Linux, and Android, making it a versatile option for adding Ethernet connectivity to a variety of devices.

Basic Specs:
  • FASTER THAN WiFi - Upgrade to wired Gigabit speeds via USB. This fast USB 3.0 Gigabit solution powered by the ASIX AX88179 chipset provides more performance and stability than most WiFi networks
  • 700Mbps on USB 3.0 and Gigabit network. IPv4/IPv6 checksum offload engine, crossover detection and auto-correction, TCP large send offload, and IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet. Max 4K jumbo frames