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pcie mini to pcie x1

iv recently disassembled my old laptop and taken out the pcie mini card but my PC motherboard is a pcie 2.0 slot which is smaller than the card is there any converters out there that I can use to plug it into my PC?
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  1. Yes, but IT is not cheap and gets poor reviews (apparently doesn't take a half size card).
  2. so would it be cheaper to get a wireless card instead then?
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    iain p said:
    so would it be cheaper to get a wireless card instead then?
    Yes, PCI/PCIe adapters are cheaper and more reliable than using an adapter to a different slot device like mPCIe. The cheapest wireless adapters are also the easiest to install: USB. And they work fine.
  4. OK thanks for the help saves me a lot of hassle
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