Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260
Compare Intel® Products
Intel® Wireless 8000 Series
Products formerly Snowfield Peak
Weight (in grams)
Operating Temperature Range
0°C to 80°C
Operating Temperature (Maximum)
Operating Temperature (Minimum)
Supported Operating Systems
Windows 11, 64-bit*, Windows 10, 64-bit*, Windows 8.1, 64-bit*, Windows 7, 64-bit*, Linux*
2.4, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Board Form Factor
M.2 2230, M.2 1216
22mm x 30mm x 2.4mm, 12mm x 16mm x 1.8mm
System Interface Type
Supported Under Intel vPro® Technology
Drivers and Software
No results found for
Latest Drivers & Software
Intel® Wireless Bluetooth® for Windows® 10 and Windows 11*
Installs Intel® Wireless Bluetooth® version 22.120.0. Driver version varies depending on the wireless adapter installed.View download options.
Intel® Wireless Bluetooth® for IT Administrators
This download record is recommended for IT administrators and includes Intel® Wireless Bluetooth® version 22.120.0 distribution packages.View download options.
Windows® 10 and Windows 11* Wi-Fi Drivers for Intel® Wireless Adapters
This download record installs the Windows® 10 and Windows 11* WiFi package drivers 22.120.1 for the Wi-Fi 6E/Wi-Fi 6/9000/8000 series Intel® Wireless Adapters.View download options.
Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software and Drivers for IT Admins
This download record is recommended for IT administrators, which includes driver-only and Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software version 22.120.1 distribution packages.View download options.
Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software and Drivers for Windows 7*
This download record installs Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software 21.40.5 including driver for Windows 7*. Driver version may differ depending on the wireless adapter installed.View download options.
Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software and Drivers for Windows 8.1*
This download record installs Intel® PROSet/Wireless WiFi Software 21.40.5 including driver for Windows 8.1*. Driver version may differ depending on the wireless adapter installed.View download options.
Intel® Wireless Bluetooth® for Windows 7*
This download record installs Intel® Wireless Bluetooth® version 21.40.5 and driver. Driver version varies depending on the wireless adapter and Windows* OS installed.View download options.
The date the product was first introduced.
Devices connect wirelessly via Bluetooth technology using radio waves instead of wires or cables to connect to a phone or computer. Communication between Bluetooth devices happens over short-range, establishing a network dynamically and automatically as Bluetooth devices enter and leave radio proximity.
Multi-user MIMO (MU-MIMO) is a set of multiple-input and multiple-output technologies for wireless communication, in which a set of users or wireless terminals, each with one or more antennas, communicate with each other.
Our goal is to make the ARK family of tools a valuable resource for you. Please submit your comments, questions, or suggestions here. You will receive a reply within 2 business days.
Your comments have been sent. Thank you for your feedback.
All information provided is subject to change at any time, without notice. Intel may make changes to manufacturing life cycle, specifications, and product descriptions at any time, without notice. The information herein is provided "as-is" and Intel does not make any representations or warranties whatsoever regarding accuracy of the information, nor on the product features, availability, functionality, or compatibility of the products listed. Please contact system vendor for more information on specific products or systems.
Intel classifications are for informational purposes only and consist of Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCN) and Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) numbers. Any use made of Intel classifications are without recourse to Intel and shall not be construed as a representation or warranty regarding the proper ECCN or HTS. Your company as an importer and/or exporter is responsible for determining the correct classification of your transaction.
Refer to Datasheet for formal definitions of product properties and features.
‡ This feature may not be available on all computing systems. Please check with the system vendor to determine if your system delivers this feature, or reference the system specifications (motherboard, processor, chipset, power supply, HDD, graphics controller, memory, BIOS, drivers, virtual machine monitor-VMM, platform software, and/or operating system) for feature compatibility. Functionality, performance, and other benefits of this feature may vary depending on system configuration.
“Announced” SKUs are not yet available. Please refer to the Launch Date for market availability.