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Old 02-02-2018, 04:27 PM   #1
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wifi card work on all notebook?


Just curious, can I just upgrade my notebook (now on wireless N wifi card) with any wireless AC MIMO wifi card? Does all the wifi card has the standard connection port, like SATA?

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Old 02-02-2018, 04:49 PM   #2
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What is your notebook model ? You need to check the slot type before buying.
Mini PCIe or M.2
WTS Blu Life One X 2016 (16g)
WTS HTC 10 (32g)

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Old 02-02-2018, 05:17 PM   #3
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You need to check
if the antenna is new gen small type
if Mini PCIe or M.2
if it is HP/Lenovo or others as they have different pinouts
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Old 02-02-2018, 06:02 PM   #4
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Depends on laptop design.

Some laptop have BIOS lock so if you insert another WIFI card it wouldn't work

"they ship the BIOS with a specific whitelist"


Lot of people talking about laptop wifi card
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