Are network adapters necessary? Tags: NICs Components Last response: December 31, 2012 2:01 AM in Components Share paul2955tw December 31, 2012 1:54:49 AM I'm choosing parts for the pc that I will be building and I was wondering are networks adapter necessary or is the on board LAN chip sets enough to connect to the router and internet? Thanks in advance More about : network adapters Ironsounds December 31, 2012 1:58:36 AM hello... yes they are!!! k1114 December 31, 2012 2:01:22 AM For a new pc the onboard is perfectly fine and there is no reason to get another. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumBest wireless adapters for ~$20 range? Also network name issues? ForumNetwork Adapters ForumWireless USB/PCI Adapters for Broadband & Network ? ForumRouter Change Necessary ? ForumAre monitor drivers necessary ? Buying new monitor for Wind.. ForumAre monitor drivers necessary ? Buying new monitor for Wind.. ForumWhere can I get USB 3.0 gigabit ethernet adapters ? [virtualization] ForumVista 64-bit Wireless adapters ForumNo Network Adapters showing in Device Manager ForumDrivers and network adapters hp windows 7 32 ForumNetwork adapters Gateway ZX6980 win 7 ForumIs it necessary to separate a CPU from the fan before reinstalling? ForumFour different Adapters Would Not Find Network - Ethernet Cable Works ForumEquipment necessary for a 400 foot range outdoor G network ? ForumIntel Pentium E2180 help ForumIs integrated Graphics necessary? Forum[Solved] Are these voltage temps too high ? ForumAre these parts compatible and will they work with 450w power supply? Forum[Solved] Are my CPU temps to high? Forum[Solved] Is It Absolutely Necessary To Overclock For WOW? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !