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pcie mini to pcie x1

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January 22, 2014 9:56:38 AM

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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January 22, 2014 12:46:55 PM

Yes, but IT is not cheap and gets poor reviews (apparently doesn't take a half size card).
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January 22, 2014 12:59:57 PM

so would it be cheaper to get a wireless card instead then?
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a b D Laptop
a c 176 V Motherboard
January 22, 2014 1:29:46 PM

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.

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January 22, 2014 1:38:03 PM

OK thanks for the help saves me a lot of hassle
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