Solved USB vs PCI vs PCIe x1 Tags: Connectivity WiFi PCI USB Wireless Networking Product Last response: May 12, 2012 9:41 PM in Wireless Networking Share sourlime May 11, 2012 10:28:03 PM Like the thread name says. I want to know which is better overall. USB Wifi adapter, PCI Wifi adapter, or PCIe x1 Wifi adapter. More about : usb pci pcie RealBeast May 11, 2012 11:28:59 PM I would go with a USB wifi adapter -- they are so prevalent and much higher rated than PCI or PCIe, plus they are cheaper. Only way to go. m 0 l sourlime May 12, 2012 12:56:43 AM http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... would this be better then usb/PCI/PCIe x1? m 0 l Related resources PCI vs PCIe x1 - in processing power - Forum PCI vs modified PCIe x1 - Forum Pcie vs pci vs usb wifi adapter? - Forum PCI-E vs USB WiFi? - Forum USB 2.0 card...PCI or PCI-e x1 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution RealBeast May 12, 2012 2:48:32 PM No it would be a waste of money -- it is a dual band n wireless bridge with 4 wired ports. You would then also need a dual band wireless router. It would not give you any faster Internet access as both exceed your Internet speed. If you need a wireless adapter look at something like the first of these: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=E... Share sourlime May 12, 2012 9:41:04 PM Best answer selected by sourlime. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWireless Adapters: USB 2.0 vs. PCI-e Forum SolvedThunderbolt vs PE4H V3.2 (PCIe x1 Adapter) Forum Pci-e vs Belkin usb dongle Forum Can i use a pci express x1 USB 3 adapter card in a pcie x16 slott Forum PCI-E vs USB Sound card Forum Test USB vs PCI vs PCIe wireless network cards Forum SolvedPCIe x1 Graphics VS Integrated Forum Graohics card when connected to PCIe x1 vs PCIe x16 Forum SolvedQuestion about using a PCI-E x1 NIC in a PIC-E 2.0 x16 slot. Forum PCIe x1 vs. PCIe x16 Forum SolvedMy graphics card covers my PCI-E x1 slot Forum SolvedPCI-e x1 into a PCI-e x16 slot? Forum SolvedRadeon R9 270x 4GB (PCI-E 3.0) vs. Asus P5Q3 (PCI-E 2.0) Forum SolvedI need help understanding PCI-E x16, x8, x4 and x1 Forum Solvedwhat the difference between PCI-E x16, x1 and normal PCI Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !