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What Atheros Laptop PC network Card?

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So i have an a Broadcom NIC in my Dell E1705 laptop and i need something with an Atheros chipset to use certain programs. I have a netgear G router so i'd like to have a netgear card but if i don't need to have that brand fine.

So what are my options if i can hook up an antenna to it than it will be a bonus.

Thx in advance
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hhmmmm....i know what you are up to
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http://atheros.rapla.net/ has a list of cards that will inject packets (atheros). Most, if not all cards have a removable antenna. If it has an external antenna it can pretty much always be taken off someway.
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http://atheros.rapla.net/ has a list of cards that will inject packets (atheros). Most, if not all cards have a removable antenna. If it has an external antenna it can pretty much always be taken off someway.
Nice link, Basically any of the PCMIA cards should work with your 1705. I know cause mine uses a PCMIA wifi card .
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So i have an expresscard slot but i don't know what i need a Cardbus or a PCMCIA

Also what's the diffrence between these two laptops besides the ram

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...IN#detailspecs

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...y=REVIEWS#tabs
Edited by Metalica732 - 6/26/08 at 9:08am
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