Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
New member
2 0 0 0
Message 1 of 2
Flag Post

HP Beats 15-p099nr, AMD Platform Realtek RTL8188EE. What to upgrade to 5Ghz and Bluetooth?

HP Recommended
HP Beats 15 Edition
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

Since this is an AMD platform, I want to mame sure I get the proper wireless network card for my laptop. I currently have a Realtek 8188EE card installed. What is out there to upgrade to 802.11 ac/ax?


Any suggestions will accepted.


Dean W

Level 21
Level 21
126,310 116,491 18,912 28,868
Message 2 of 2
Flag Post
HP Recommended



I am pretty sure your notebook only has one wifi antenna cable connected to the Realtek 8188EE wifi card in there now.


All dual band HMC cards require two antenna wires for both the wifi and bluetooth to work.


That rules out upgrading to any dual band wifi card with bluetooth and have full functionality.


You can upgrade to this Broadcom AC wifi card and not have Bluetooth...


Broadcom BCM4352 WLAN 802.11 AC+BT4 2x2HMC   HP part # 724935-005


You can upgrade to this single band card and have both the wifi and bluetooth work with one antenna.


Realtek RTL8723BE 802.11bgn 1×1 + BT 4 LE Combo Adapter    HP part #753077-001

0 Kudos
Warning Be alert for scammers posting fake support phone numbers and/or email addresses on the community. If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on "Flag Post".
† The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation