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User Info: Cyrus2009

3 years ago#1
Where (in store) can i find a cheap as can be wifi adapter? And will i be able to connect to the internet using my wireless router? Noob question i know
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User Info: Ep1taph303

3 years ago#2

User Info: Fade2black001

3 years ago#3
The cheaper you go the crappier they are.
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User Info: Omegachaos87

3 years ago#4
Netgear wireless adapter. They're cheap and they work pretty well.

User Info: Ivany2008

3 years ago#5
Just go and buy a Netgear wifi extender. Its about 40 bucks(Canadian, so about 30 bucks American give or take a few), hooks into your electrical outlet and acts as a wireless access point for anything in your room giving it a full 4 bar connection. A good one will also have a ethernet port on the side so you can plug your computer directly into it.

Stay away from USB versions of them. From personal experience, I had one overheat to the point where it stopped detecting the internet completely. The version I mentioned prior doesn't even power by your computer and keeps your internet nice and stable. If you lack outlet space, just grab a decent surge protector for again 40 dollars.

I should note that at least from my point of view I have only had a couple issues with the Netgear wifi extender I have, but thats more or less a couple of dropped signals which fix themselves fairly quickly.
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