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USB wireless network adapter vs PCI Express wireless network adapter in multiplayer games?

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I am thinking about choosing either an USB adapter or a PCI express wireless network for multiplayer games a TL-WN781ND could be a better choice than a netgear A6200,linksys AE3000 or similar USB adapter?
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Pci e is much better. but that particular card you have linked is not good
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Pci e is much better. but that particular card you have linked is not good
why it isnt?
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why it isnt?

single stream single band
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https://www.amazon.com/MiniPCI-E-to-PCI-E-Wireless-Adapter/dp/B003MMY14Y

I have something like the above

its mini pcie to pcie



but its outdated.

now days they make ngff m2 wireless cards like this
https://www.amazon.com/BCM94352Z-NGFF-WiFi-Bluetooth-802-11ac/dp/B00JGFA50U

this makes for easy wireless upgrades anytime
Edited by Pointy - 8/22/16 at 1:05pm
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single stream single band
if you mean single band by only 2.4GHz the router I use only has 2.4GHz so which is the cheapest dual stream wireless adapter on amazon ?
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