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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16833320166&nm_mc=EMC-IGNEFL030414&cm_mmc=EMC-IGNEFL030414-_-EMC-030414-Latest-_-NetworkBluetooth-_-33320166-L016A

i dont get what this is

is it just something to enable bluetooth on your pc/laptop?
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Yeah, it is a Bluetooth dongle. I used one a while back to enable some Bluetooth headphones for my pc but you can use it to connect any Bluetooth device to your pc, that is, if your pc doesn't already have built in Bluetooth. A lot of motherboards nowadays have this capability. Then again, a lot of motherboard's on board Bluetooth have really weak signal strength. That's why these little devices come in handy. They're typically better than the on board crap.
Edited by h2spartan - 3/5/14 at 12:05am
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Straight from the Newegg Description:
"Enables wireless communication with Bluetooth-enabled computers, printers, phones, headsets, speakers, keyboards, controllers, and more"

Basically, it's a dongle that'll allow you connect a Bluetooth device to your PC. You hit it right on the head.
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I was trying to find what this is and i kept hearing the term "dongle" and you guys are using it to tongue.gif

whats a dongle? lol
also, im thinking of just buying this since its on sale for only $5
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A dongle just refers to an adapter (usually thru USB) that'll connect to your computer and enable additional functions.
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I was trying to find what this is and i kept hearing the term "dongle" and you guys are using it to tongue.gif

whats a dongle? lol
also, im thinking of just buying this since its on sale for only $5

"Dongle" is a funny word....but yeah, what spartan said is exactly what it is.
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