Socket Communications Inc.’s Go Wi-Fi! P500 is an 802.11g CF Wireless LAN card for Windows Mobile 2003/SE & 5.0 Mobile based devices. The Go Wi-Fi! P500 offers superior performance, enhanced roaming capabilities and includes an intuitive graphical utility that enables users to easily find, connect and manage their favorite Wi-Fi networks.

The Go Wi-Fi! P500 Card includes Socket's Wi-Fi Companion software, which makes Wi-Fi connection and management extremely easy for the user.

The Go Wi-Fi! P500 Card includes:

  • Compatible with IEEE 802.11b and 802.11g standards
  • Wi-Fi Companion enables users to connect to Wi-Fi networks with three simple clicks
  • Finds available Wi-Fi networks and performs advanced features such as network ping and trace route functions
  • Enables user to monitor signal strength for availability of network and gives easy access to Web browsing and checking emails
  • Supports voice over Wi-Fi feature with Skype software (service not included)
  • Automatic Power Saving Mode balances battery life and throughput speed
  • Supports Enterprise Class robust security—AES,WPA2-Enterprise, CCX v1/v2 (certification pending)
  • LED on the card shows WLAN connection status
  • SDK supports third-party application developers to rapidly create and integrate Wi-Fi applications.

The Go Wi-Fi! P500 will be available through Socket's worldwide distribution channels and the Socket Web site in early February 2006 with an MSRP of $99.