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Alienware just got the Killer 1103s but they have the Intel 6250 also. Which one would be the best for me though? The Killer is just $30 more than the Intel. I am going to be basically on a connection with WiFi 99.9% of the time. I will be gaming and watching HD videos.
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Do they have an equal amount of antennae? Also internet speed can contribute. How fast is yours?
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This is all I know -

Killer™ Wireless-N 1103 a/g/n 2x2 MIMO for Gaming & Video
or
Intel® Advanced-N WiFi Link 6250 a/g/n 2x2 MIMO Technology with WiMax

I will be getting a new ISP but will probably have around 15 or 20MBs.
Edited by NuclearSlurpee - 7/16/11 at 4:44pm
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Anyone?
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This is all I know -

Killerâ„¢ Wireless-N 1103 a/g/n 2x2 MIMO for Gaming & Video
or
Intel® Advanced-N WiFi Link 6250 a/g/n 2x2 MIMO Technology with WiMax

I will be getting a new ISP but will probably have around 15 or 20MBs.
I saw your comment in the other thread. Based on the two cards specs on the websites. They both use the same antenna and power so the killer one would be more of a gimmick card. The only big difference I saw was that the killer one has a 450mbps xfer speed and the intel has a 300mbps xfer speed. So it's up to you on that one.
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The word "Alienware" at the beginning of the post made anyone on OCN close the tab without reading anymore.
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The word "Alienware" at the beginning of the post made anyone on OCN close the tab without reading anymore.
I really don't give a damn. Now either help me or ****.
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I think the consensus for configuring laptops is get the cheapest wireless nic you can and then throw an intel 6300 in it yourself
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