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So being a dumbass i plugged my usb adapter into the front port of my pc, and my dog laying next to me in front of my computer crushed it basically. So I'm going to wal-mart tomorrow and purchasing a new one, i know online sites have better prices/more options ect but i can't wait x amount of days to be back online.

So basically my local wal-mart has 3 choices in store. I have a 300mbps cisco router, and a 30mbps internet subscription from time warner. Which one should i choose? Cost is non factor i can afford any of the 3.

NETGEAR n150 usb wireless adapter $25
BELKIN n150 usb wireless adapter $23
NETGEAR n900 Wireless Dual band adapter $58


There may be other options when i get there, i was kind of leaning towards the netgear n150 since my internet is only 30mbps but i thought i'd ask you guys here.


Please please please only make a recommendation on what i have listed, i will be checking this thread in the morning, making a decision then a purchase.


Thank you
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Is your router a "N" router? If not...get a "G" adapter, if it is...get an "N" adapter....if your gaming go with the higher end adapter if not save the $ and get the cheaper one.
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Is your router a "N" router? If not...get a "G" adapter, if it is...get an "N" adapter....if your gaming go with the higher end adapter if not save the $ and get the cheaper one.

It's a N router, and they had the n300 there not listed online for sale @ 27 dollars so i choose that.
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