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no_Wedge 05-22-2007 07:45 PM

Best Wireless Adapters
 
I was just needing a wireless adapter for my computer. I am living in an apartment that has several routers around the community, and I am looking into a good adapter and hi Gain antenna to maximize my performance.
I love to play games online, so the more stable is better.

peterhuang913 05-22-2007 07:48 PM

Re: Best Wireless Adapters
 
by community, are you gonna be stealing internet?

Sora 05-22-2007 08:41 PM

Re: Best Wireless Adapters
 
LOL NICE! hey if they don't set up some WEP 64 at least their faults :P

peterhuang913 05-22-2007 08:45 PM

Re: Best Wireless Adapters
 
everybody at my place puts on keys

saltynay 05-23-2007 04:06 AM

Re: Best Wireless Adapters
 
Wooo go on some illegal sites and get someone else screwed and go to jail :D. just playing you will want a pci card and a directional wireless aerial that will give you the best performance just connect it all up and watch the signal indicator an just keep slowly turning around until you get the best signal from whoevers apartment your nicking internet from

no_Wedge 05-23-2007 08:54 AM

Re: Best Wireless Adapters
 
no I'm not stealing lol. they provide free wireless internet to everyone in the apartments. although there are some WEP encrypted signals from businesses nearby. so I would want a directional antenna like a hi gain one? and a pci card with an external and removable antenna. what is the best brand I heard Hawkings is real good especially with there new Expander I believe HBS2

UA_Iron 05-23-2007 09:57 AM

Re: Best Wireless Adapters
 
The best wireless adapter I've used is actually an AIR-link brand I bought on special at FRY's for 9.99 believe it or not. Worked better than any linksys adapter I've tried, and better than my motherboard's built in wireless.

no_Wedge 05-24-2007 11:20 AM

Re: Best Wireless Adapters
 
well is there any that i can use for my comp and ps2 online gaming? like a router that picks up wireless router signals?

no_Wedge 05-24-2007 12:04 PM

Re: Best Wireless Adapters
 
is there any that can be used as a router? for instance if I wanted to play ps2 online and game with my computer could I have a router that would recieve and send signals to the apartments main wireless routers?

no_Wedge 05-24-2007 12:35 PM

Re: Best Wireless Adapters
 
is it possible to have a device that can plug into both ps2 online, and my pc? like a router that wirelessly connects to the router of my apartments router? what is the best brands for gaming adapters?


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