Backtrack Wireless Cards Compatibility List

Wireless cards or adapters are very important for Backtrack so I give you Backtrack Wireless cards compatibility list. If you want buy best wireless cards for Backtrack you can read my post about ALFA AWUS036H Wireless Adapter. With wireless card that compatible for Backtrack, you can do some wireless penetration or injection without error because the wireless card totally works. Now here are the tested wireless cards that totally works on Backtrack and some wireless card that doesn't work on Backtrack.

Backtrack Wireless Cards Compatibility List

Working Backtrack Wireless Cards

  1. AWUS036H (rtl8187, r8187)
  2. AWUS036NH (Ralink RT2870/3070)
  3. BCM4312 802.11b/g LP-PHY (rev 01)
  4. Rockland N3 - (Ralink RT2870/3070)
  5. Edimax EW-7318USG USB - (Ralink RT2501/RT2573)
  6. ASUSTek Computer, Inc. RT2573
  7. Linksys WUSB54GC ver 3
  8. Ubiquiti SRC
  9. Internal Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 3945ABG
  10. Dlink WNA-2330 PCMCIA
  11. Atheros Communications Inc. AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) (rev 01)
  12. Netgear wg111v2
  13. ZyXEL AG-225H v2
  14. Intel 4956/5xxx

Working Backtrack Wireless Cards (without injection)

  1. Broadcom Corporation BCM4321 802.11a/b/g/n (rev 03)
  2. Broadcom Corporation BCM4322 802.11a/b/g/n Wireless LAN Controller (rev 01)

Not Working Backtrack Wireless Cards

  1. D-Link DWL-122
  2. Linksys WUSB600N v2
  3. AWUS051NH

7 Responses to "Backtrack Wireless Cards Compatibility List"

  1. i have a bcm94312hmgb on hp mini.
    can i connect internet via this card in backtrack?does it support injection.if so can u direct me to proper drivers for this.

    1. Try install Backtrack and try connect the internet. Basically, all of wireless adapter works on linux.

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  3. Hey i've broadcom 802.11 n network adapter on windows m running backtrack r3 on virtual machine so can i use the same adapter in backtrack??
    Wen i connectd to internet via wi fi in backtrack it doesnt show anythng even when i do iwconfig. . Should i install broadcom drivers on backtrack??or buy a new card. . Plz help me out

  4. i have RLINK RT 3290 wireless driver....!! is it works with Backtrack 5

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