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  •  Wireless speed up to 190...
  •  Selectable 2.4GHz and 5G...
  •  3x external antennas
  • Wireless Data Rates: 1.86 Gbps
  • Frequency Band: 5GHz 2.4GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b
  • Security: Support 64/128 bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK, 802.1x
  • Model #: Archer T9E
  • Item #: N82E16833704241
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TL-WN725N Nano Wireless N150 Adapter, 150Mbps, IEEE 802.11b/g/n, WEP, WPA / WPA2, Plug & Play in Windows 10 (32 bit & 64 bit)
  (111)
  •  USB Wireless Nano Adapte...
  •  Up to 150 Mbps Wireless ...
  •  Supports Wi-Fi Multimedi...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 150Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz - 2.4835 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Security: 64/128 WEP, WPA/WPA2, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES), supports IEEE 802.1X
  • Model #: TL-WN725N
  • Item #: N82E16833704141
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

ASUS ASUS ASUS ASUS PCE-N15 PCI Express 300/300Mbps Transfer/Receive Rate Wireless Adapter
  (650)
  •  Up to 300Mbps Wireless D...
  •  WPS(Wi-Fi Protected Setu...
  •  Software AP - Connect yo...
  • Wireless Data Rates: 300/300Mbps Transfer/Receive
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Security: 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPS support
  • Model #: PCE-N15
  • Item #: N82E16833320074
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TL-WN722N Wireless N150 High Gain USB Adapter, 150Mbps, w/4 dBi High Gain Detachable Antenna, IEEE 802.11b/g/n, WEP, WPA/WPA2
  (1,871)
  •  Ideal for home use
  •  Great signal w/4 dBi Hig...
  •  Up to 150Mbps Wireless D...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 150Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz - 2.4835 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Security: 64/128 bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK
  • Model #: TL-WN722N
  • Item #: N82E16833704045
  • Return Policy: 45/1 Return Policy

ASUS ASUS ASUS ASUS PCE-AC55BT 802.11ac Wireless-AC1200 Bluetooth 4.0 PCIe / mPCIe adapter
  (5)
  •  Wireless speeds up to 12...
  •  Flexible dual-band conne...
  •  Bluetooth 4.0 and BLE
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 1.2Gbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Security: 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK
  • Model #: PCE-AC55BT
  • Item #: N82E16833320293
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
  • $39.99 
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TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK Archer T9E PCI Express AC1900 Wireless Dual Band PCI Express Adapter Support Windows 10 with New Driver Update
  (64)
  •  Wireless speed up to 190...
  •  Selectable 2.4GHz and 5G...
  •  3x external antennas
  • Wireless Data Rates: 1.86 Gbps
  • Frequency Band: 5GHz 2.4GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b
  • Security: Support 64/128 bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK, 802.1x
  • Model #: Archer T9E
  • Item #: N82E16833704241
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

ASUS ASUS ASUS ASUS PCE-AC68 PCI Express Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Adapter
  (195)
  •  5th generation 802.11ac ...
  •  Flexible extended antenn...
  •  Instant Wi-Fi upgrade fo...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 600 and 1300Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Security: 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK
  • Model #: PCE-AC68
  • Item #: N82E16833320173
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK Archer T8E PCI Express AC1750 Wireless Dual Band PCI Express Adapter Support Windows 10 with New Driver Update
  (78)
  •  IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802....
  •  IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.1...
  •  Up to 1.3Gbps Wireless D...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 1.3Gbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b
  • Security: Support 64/128 bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK, 802.1x
  • Model #: Archer T8E
  • Item #: N82E16833704237
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

EDIMAX EDIMAX EDIMAX Edimax EW-7822UAC Wireless AC1200 Dual-Band USB 3.0 Adapter, Complies to Draft 802.11ac and 802.11a/b/g/n Standards, Max. Wi-Fi Speed of 300Mbps (2.4GHz) and 867Mbps (5GHz)
  (65)
  •  IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE ...
  •  Up to 1.2Gbps Wireless D...
  •  2.4000 - 2.4835GHz, 5.15...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 1.2Gbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4000 - 2.4835GHz, 5.150 - 5.825GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Security: WEP 64/128-bit, WPA, WPA2, 802.1x Hardware & Software WPS Configuration
  • Model #: EW-7822UAC
  • Item #: N82E16833315123
  • Return Policy: 45/1 Return Policy

Rosewill Rosewill Rosewill Rosewill RNX-N300UB, Wireless N300 USB Wi-Fi Adapter, IEEE 802.11 b/g/n, Up to 300 Mbps Wireless Data Rates, USB 2.0 Interface, WPS for Easy Connectivity, Soft AP Mode
  (20)
  •  IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  •  Up to 300 Mbps Wireless ...
  •  Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 / VI...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 300Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz - 2.4835 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
  • Security: 64 / 128-bit WEP, WPA / WPA2, WPA-PSK / WPA2-PSK
  • Model #: RNX-N300UB
  • Item #: N82E16833166114
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
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ASUS ASUS ASUS ASUS PCE-N53 PCI Express Dual-Band Wireless-N600 Adapter
  (141)
  •  Up to 300Mbps ...
  •  Flexible Dual-band conne...
  •  Physical WPS (Wi-Fi Prot...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 300Mbps downlink+300Mbps uplink
  • Frequency Band: 2.4G~2.4835GHz / 5.1~5.8GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Security: WEP, WPA, WPA2, WPS
  • Model #: PCE-N53
  • Item #: N82E16833320113
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

Netgear Inc. Netgear Inc. Netgear Inc. Netgear A6210-100PAS AC1200 Wi-Fi USB Adapter High Gain Dual Band USB 3.0
  (45)
  •  Upgrade your laptop to 1...
  •  Ultimate range and perfo...
  •  Faster access with USB 3...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 300/867Mbps
  • Frequency Band: Dual Band 2.4 or 5GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz IEEE 802.11 a/n/ac 5.0GHz
  • Antenna: High Gain Antenna
  • Model #: A6210-100PAS
  • Item #: N82E16833122618
  • Return Policy: View Return Policy

TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK Archer T2U AC600 Mini Wireless Dual Band Adapter, 2.4GHz 150Mbps/5Ghz 433Mbps,One-Button Setup,Windows XP/7/8
  (23)
  •  AC speed for lag-free H...
  •  Ultra-fast 5GHz 433Mbps/...
  •  Easy encryption w/ WPS ...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 433Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b
  • Security: Support 64/128 bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK, 802.1x
  • Model #: Archer T2U
  • Item #: N82E16833704207
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

ASUS ASUS ASUS ASUS Dual-Band Wireless-AC600 Wi-Fi Adapter (USB-AC51)
  (22)
  •  Selectable dual-band ...
  •  Instant upgrade to next ...
  •  Supports Windows, Mac OS...
  • Wireless Data Rates: 802.11a : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54Mbps 802.11b : 1, 2, 5.5, 11Mbps 802.11g : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54Mbps 802.11n : up to 150Mbps 802.11ac: up to 433Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac, IPv4, IPv6
  • Security: 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise , WPA2-Enterprise , Radius with 802.1x, WPS support
  • Model #: USB-AC51
  • Item #: N82E16833320176
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
  • $34.99 (22 Offers)
  • $29.99 after $5.00 rebate card
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Netgear Inc. Netgear Inc. Netgear Inc. NETGEAR A6200-100NAS USB 2.0 AC1200 WiFi USB Adapter
  (133)
  •  Wireless AC 1200 300 Mbp...
  •  Adjustable Antenna Posit...
  •  Push 'N' Connect- Secure...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 300 Mbps / 867 Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Antenna: Internal Antenna
  • Model #: A6200-100NAS
  • Item #: N82E16833122490
  • Return Policy: 45/1 Return Policy

TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK Archer T4U AC1200 Wireless Dual Band USB 3.0 Adapter, 2.4 GHz 300 Mbps / 5 GHz 867 Mbps,One-Button Setup, Windows XP / 7 / 8, Plug & Play in Windows 10 (32 bit & 64 bit)
  (27)
  •  Ultra-fast 5 GHz 867 Mbp...
  •  AC speed for lag-free H...
  •  SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port—...
  • Wireless Data Rates: 5GHz 11ac: Up to 867Mbps(dynamic) 11a: Up to 54Mbps(dynamic) 2.4GHz 11n: Up to 300Mbps(dynamic) 11g: Up to 54Mbps(dynamic) 11b: Up to 11Mbps(dynamic)
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b
  • Security: Support 64/128 bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK, 802.1x
  • Model #: Archer T4U
  • Item #: N82E16833704202
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-Link Archer T2UH AC600 High Gain Wireless Dual Band USB Adapter
  (45)
  •  Wireless speed up to 600...
  •  Selectable Dual Band
  •  Detachable high gain Ext...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 433Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Part Number: ARCHER T2UH
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Model #: Archer T2UH
  • Item #: N82E16833704254
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

ASUS ASUS ASUS ASUS USB-AC56 Dual-band Wireless-AC1300 USB 3.0 Wi-Fi Adapter Up to 400+867Mbps Wireless Data Rates WPA2
  (39)
  •  Next-generation 802.11ac...
  •  Selectable 5 GHz/2.4 GHz...
  •  AiRadar technology provi...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 400+867Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Security: 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPS support
  • Model #: USB-AC56
  • Item #: N82E16833320175
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK TP-LINK Archer T4UH AC1200 High Gain Wireless Dual Band USB Adapter Support Windows 10 with New Driver Update
  (15)
  •  Wireless speed up to 120...
  •  Super speed USB 3.0
  •  WPS button for easy wire...
  • Wireless Data Rates: 5GHz 11ac: Up to 867Mbps(dynamic) 11a: Up to 54Mbps(dynamic) 2.4GHz 11n: Up to 300Mbps(dynamic) 11g: Up to 54Mbps(dynamic) 11b: Up to 11Mbps(dynamic)
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b
  • Security: Support 64/128 bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK, 802.1x
  • Model #: Archer T4UH
  • Item #: N82E16833704244
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

ASUS ASUS ASUS ASUS USB-AC55 Dual-Band Wireless-AC1300 USB 3.0 Wi-Fi Adapter
  (20)
  •  256QAM technology increa...
  •  Selectable 5 GHz /2 .4 G...
  •  USB 3.0 connection
  • Wireless Data Rates: 802.11a : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54 Mbps 802.11b : 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbps 802.11g : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54 Mbps 802.11n : up to 400 Mbps 802.11ac: up to 867 Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac, IPv4
  • Security: 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPS support
  • Model #: USB-AC55
  • Item #: N82E16833320216
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
  • $48.99 (17 Offers)
  • $28.99 after $20.00 rebate card
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ASUS ASUS ASUS ASUS PCE-N10 PCI Express Wireless Adapter
  (83)
  •  IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  •  Up to 150Mbps Wireless D...
  •  2.4 GHz
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 150Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Security: 64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPS support
  • Model #: PCE-N10
  • Item #: N82E16833320071
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
  • $23.99 (23 Offers)
  • $13.99 after $10.00 rebate card
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EDIMAX EDIMAX EDIMAX EDIMAX EW-7711MAC AC450 Nano USB  Wi-Fi Adapter for MacBook Upgrade to 11AC for Faster Performance, Plug it and Forget it, Support Mac OSX 10.7~10.11 (5Ghz Only)
  (10)
  •  Upgrade Mac book to 802....
  •  Max data rate 433Mbps (5...
  •  Nano and stylish design ...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 433Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 5.150 - 5.825GHz (subject to local regulations)
  • Standards: 5GHz: IEEE 802.11ac (Draft), 802.11a, 802.11n
  • Security: WEP 64/128-bit, WPA, WPA2, 802.1x
  • Model #: EW-7711MAC
  • Item #: N82E16833315138
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

Netis Systems Netis Systems Netis Systems NETIS WF2190 AC1200 Wireless High Gain USB 3.0 Adapter with Dual 5dBi Antenna & USB Cradle Extension Compatible with Windows MAC Linux OS
  (50)
  •  IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE ...
  •  2.4GHz Up to 300Mbps
  •  5 GHz UP to 867Mbps Wire...
  • Wireless Data Rates: 2.4GHz Up to 300Mbps 5 GHz UP to 867Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Security: Support 64/128-bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK, 802.1 X
  • Model #: WF2190
  • Item #: N82E16833389035
  • Return Policy: View Return Policy

EDIMAX EDIMAX EDIMAX EDIMAX EW-7811Un N150 USB 2.0 Wireless nano Adapter
  (1,168)
  •  IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  •  Up to 150Mbps Wireless D...
  •  2.4GHz - 2.4835GHz
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 150Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz - 2.4835 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Security: WEP 64/128, WPA, WPA2, IEEE802.1x, WPS
  • Model #: EW-7811Un
  • Item #: N82E16833315091
  • Return Policy: 45/1 Return Policy

Rosewill Rosewill Rosewill Rosewill RNX-N180UBEv2 - Wireless High Gain N300 Wi-Fi Adapter - IEEE 802.11b/g/n, (2T2R), Up to 300 Mbps Data Rates, USB 2.0 Cradle, 5 dBi High Power Antenna
  (1,103)
  •  IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  •  Up to 300 Mbps Data Rate...
  •  64 / 128-bit WEP, WPA / ...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 300Mbps
  • Frequency Band: 2.412 GHz - 2.4835 GHz
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g, IEEE 802.11n Draft 2.0
  • Security: 64 / 128-bit WEP (Hex & ASCII), WPA / WPA2, WPA (TKIP with IEEE 802.1x) / WPA2 (AES with IEEE 802.1x)
  • Model #: RNX-N180UBEv2
  • Item #: N82E16833166056
  • Return Policy: 45/1 Return Policy

  •  Micro size for ultimate ...
  •  Push-button setup with A...
  •  Wi-Fi certified for maxi...
  • Wireless Data Rates: Up to 150Mbps
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Security: WPA2, WPA-PSK (AES, TKIP), 128/64-bit WEP
  • Antenna: Internal Antenna
  • Model #: WLI-UC-GNM
  • Item #: N82E16833162037
  • Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

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Wireless Network Adapters

When you’re done building your custom-made PC, you want to make sure you’ll be able to connect to the internet so that you can start downloading and playing your favorite games. While many people prefer plugging directly to an Ethernet drop, there are many instances where this simply isn’t possible or convenient. It is rare that a house will have an Ethernet drop in every room, and you may just not want to deal with the hassle of running a long Ethernet cable all through your house or apartment. Thankfully, wireless adapters have improved greatly in the last few years, with faster transfer speeds, fewer drops in connection, and broader range in coverage.

Compatibility with your router is a non-issue when looking into a wireless adapter. Whether your router is Wireless G, N or AC, most if not all wireless adapters are also backwards compatible. As for what the different numbers mean, they just reference the difference in wireless standards that improve (ie: go faster) with each iteration.

Right now, AC is the current fastest wireless bandwidth standard, operating at speeds of 1 gigabit per second and offering a much greater coverage area than its predecessor, Wireless N. Because of its speed, it is also referred to as Gigabit WiFi. Additionally, your wireless router will often broadcast two different wireless bands at different speeds: 2.5 GHz and 5.0 GHz. The faster band is usually meant for wireless adapters on desktop systems which will need greater speeds for video streaming, downloading, and online gaming.

Installation is pretty much painless these days, with the drivers coming pre-loaded on the devices. Simply plug the adapter into an available USB port on your PC and it will start automatically installing and searching for your wireless network. You can go simple and small with a nano wireless adapter from TP-Link, which can offer speeds of up to 150 Mbps in a package that is smaller than a US quarter.

If you’re looking to go all out, then Asus has some very powerful PCI wireless cards that mount into an available PCI slot on your motherboard and can transfer wireless data up to 1300 Mbps. The advantages of having a PCI wireless card is of course first for the speed, but having one is also convenient. You never have to worry about losing it when moving to a new place, and it also frees up another USB port in your system. Intel, Asus, and Edimax all make USB wireless adapters and PCI wireless cards. Find one that works with your motherboard and current system.

For something more midrange, look at one of the wireless adapters from D-Link or Rosewill, but other makers like TRENDnet, Netgear, and Linksys also offer adapters and routers at every price point. It just depends on your budget and use-case scenarios. You will see a lot of options even in the budget tier that offer “dual-band”, which just means that they can pick up both the 2.5 GHz and 5.0 GHz wireless bands that your router broadcasts. Rosewill and D-Link also offer PCI wireless cards, just at a more mid-level price range. You may not get the same speeds, but you will still free up an additional USB port. Some adapters are also able to transmit Bluetooth, which will allow you to connect your phone or mobile device to your desktop PC.

As more gadgets and everyday household appliances become “smart”, the more you have to think about the strain they are all putting on your wireless network. While it’s certainly impressive that a refrigerator can send automatic reminders that the eggs you bought three weeks ago are about to go bad, you don’t really want to prioritize that over your Netflix streaming. While most smart devices require minimal bandwidth, all that can add up. Factor in several smartphones, tablets, gaming consoles and gaming PCs, and you’re bound to experience sluggish speeds that effect your video streaming and gameplay. Luckily, a lot of wireless routers come with their own management software that lets you customize and prioritize traffic. Bear in mind also that even really powerful routers have their reach limits, so investing in something like a wireless bridge or hub from Netgear, TRENDnet or D-Link can really help clear up the dead zones in your house or apartment.

What kind of wireless adapter should I use for gaming?

As with most things, it depends on your budget and where the gaming system is in your house. If your desktop computer is on the same floor as the router but not in the same room, then you should be fine with a USB dual band wireless adapter. Many of them have external antennas that allow for greater pickup range. You won’t need to worry about installing it, as most current wireless adapters come bundled with all the necessary drivers needed to get connected.

What does Wireless AC mean?

The letters you see following Wireless are just a shorthand to refer to the current wireless standard. AC is the current fastest standard, offering data transmission speeds of 1 gigabit per second. As such, it is often referred to as “Gigabit WiFi”. If you have an older standard router (such as Wireless N), your AC wireless adapter will still work with it, as it backwards compatible even to the previous generation from N, Wireless G.

What is a Wireless PCI card?

PCI stands for Peripheral Component Interconnect. The most common component in a PCI slot is the graphics card. However, these slots are compatible with any other hardware so long as it has the PCI connection type. Wireless PCI cards install in these slots and are often capable of extremely high data transfer speeds, many up to 1300 mbps and higher. Some people also prefer these wireless PCI cards because they can free up an extra USB port on their desktop system.

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