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 PCI-E vs USB WiFi? - Forum USB 2.0 card...PCI or PCI-e x1 - Forum Pcie vs pci vs usb wifi adapter? - 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 SolvedPCIe x1 Graphics VS Integrated Forum PCI-E vs USB Sound card Forum Test USB vs PCI vs PCIe wireless network cards Forum Graohics card when connected to PCIe x1 vs PCIe x16 Forum Solvedwhat the difference between PCI-E x16, x1 and normal PCI Forum PCIe x1 vs. PCIe x16 Forum SolvedCan I install a PCI-e x1 Wireless network card in a PCI-e x16 slot? Forum SolvedSplitter vs SATA to PCI-E Forum SolvedPCIe x1 soundcard in PCI Express x16 slot compatibility? Forum SolvedPCI-E 6+2 single vs 2x6+2 y cable... Forum X1 vs. pci Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !