https://github.com/openwrt/mt76

Basic information

  • Module name(s): mt76_pci
  • Authorship tag: community
  • License governing driver source code: GPL
  • Status: in-kernel (WIP)

Function

  • MAC architecture / mode: SoftMAC
  • Driver framework(s): mac80211
  • Firmware status tags: required
  • Firmware license tags: redistribution allowed, closed source

Limitations / unimplemented functionality NOS

  • Currently missing functionality:
  • Notable limitations:

Supported modes

  • STA (Station) mode: supported
  • IBSS (Ad-Hoc) mode: supported
  • AP (Master) mode: supported
  • Mesh (802.11s) mode: supported
  • P2P mode: unsupported
  • Monitor mode: supported
  • Packet injection: supported

Hardware covered

Supported chips

  • MT7603E, MT7603EN, MT7612E, MT7612EN, MT7662E, MT7662EN, MT7628, MT7628A, MT7628K, MT7628N, MT7628NN

See also

  • mt76 driver handles: MediaTek MT7603E, MT7612E, MT7662E, MT7628
  • MT7603E - 802.11bgn 2T2R (300Mbps) 2.4GHz PCI Express Single Chip,
  • MT7612E, MT7662E - 802.11abgn/ac 2T2R 2.4/5 GHz PCIe Single Chip,
  • MT7628 (A/K/N) - 802.11bgn 2T2R 2.4GHz SoC devices (4.7+, WIP: mt76)
  • mt7601u driver handles: MediaTek MT7601U
  • MT7601U 802.11bgn 1T1R 2.4GHz USB Single Chip devices

chipset is supported in Linux kernel v4.2 (4.2+, git: mt7601u)

only station mode is supported initially

Unsupported chips

  • MT7610U, MT7612U - 802.11abgn/ac 1T1R/2T2R 2.4GHz USB Chip (WIP: mt7610u)
  • MT7630E - 802.11bgn 1T1R 2.4GHz Combo Chip, Bluetooth support (WIP: mt7630e)
  • Any new MediaTek chip. MediaTek drivers can be downloaded from: (DL: downloads)
  • Last modified: 3 months ago
  • (external edit)