The Addonics WiFi Drive Adapter is a handy network device. It is a great tool for wireless sharing of a USB drive or micro SD card. There is no router or local area network set up needed, making this a perfect solution for setting up a small wireless media server in a car, home, office or any place for wireless file sharing, video or music streaming to multiple wireless devices. Set up is fast and easy. Simply attach a USB drive or inserting a micro SD card into the WiFi Drive Adapter. The data on the USB drive or the micro SD card becomes readily accessible wirelessly.
The WiFi Drive Adapter a great way to set up a shared internet connection by multiple wireless devices in hotel, office or any places where there is only one internet connection is available. To create a wireless hot spot, simply connect the WiFi Drive Adapter to a Local Area Network with Internet connection.
*USB hard drives over 2TB from Western Digital and Seagate such as the GoFlex series are not compatible, please see detail explanation in Q&A section
1. Any SMB APP for Smart Phone or Tablet can be used for accessing the WiFi Drive Adapter. Air Drive APP has been tested to work well on both Android, Apple phone and Tablet
2. Power from USB port varies on different computers. The WiFi Drive Adapter can be powered directly from most USB ports. The pass-through power on the WiFi Drive Adapter USB port can power most USB flash drives or Flash readers. To power a USB hard drive by the USB port on the WiFi Drive Adapter, an external power adapter is recommended and may be nescessary if the USB port on the computer has limited power. In general, USB 3.0 port supports more power than USB 2.0 port.