Acrylic WiFi is a simple and powerful tool that offers a Wi-Fi monitor. It has freeware and paid edition. The program supports 32-bit and 64-bit architecture systems. The software provides password testing tool, detailed networking information, and comprehensive scanner. You can view and monitor all connected devices for every wireless network. Despite there is no exporting function, it has social media integration. Every user can post a screenshot with network status information to Twitter.
The utility has a user-friendly interface. The main screen displays information about SSID/BSSID, MAC address, max speed, 802.11 support, WEP, WPA, and WPS. There is network signal chart on the bottom-right corner of the screen. It shows signal strength for detected networks. There are three types of signals: Good (light-green color), Weak (yellow color) and Bad (pink color). If you want to view only MAC Address and vendor statistics, just open menu button, which is on the top-right corner of the screen, and choose Inventory option.
Free edition offers 5 attempts for assigning and saving names to detected SSIDs. Paid version has no such limits. Professional version costs $39.95.
The utility provides a great toolset for Wi-Fi surveying. It doesn’t require supplementary devices. You just need Wi-Fi adapter. If you are looking for stable and reliable wireless network scanner, we recommend you to try this one.
Limitations of trial version
Professional version provides additional functions.