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HP Pivilion (AMD) want to upgrade to WiFi AC dual band card.

Product Name: N5R36UA#ABL
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

looking into upgrade to a WiFi AC dual band card, not sure if I have single or dual antenna ?   I have

 

 Broadcom BCM43142 802.11 b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi + BT4.0 M.2 Combo Adapter.  

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Re: HP Pivilion (AMD) want to upgrade to WiFi AC dual band card.

@tombgoodu

 

Your machine is an HP Pavilion 15-ab188ca Notebook PC. Its specs

 

    https://support.hp.com/gb-en/document/c04794449

 

It supports the following wireless cards

 

Compatible with Miracast-certified devices
Integrated Wireless options with single antenna (M.2/PCIe):
● Broadcom BCM43142 802.11 b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi + BT4.0 M.2 Combo Adapter
● Realtek RTL8723BE 802.11b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi + BT4.0 Combo Adapter
● Realtek RTL8188EE 802.11b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi Adapter
● Realtek RTL8723BE 802.11b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi + BT4.0 Combo Adapter


Integrated Wireless options with dual antenna (M.2/PCIe):
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160 802.11 ac 1x1 WiFi + BT 4.0 Combo Adapter

 

You can use Intel card, part number is 784644-005

 

Regards.

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Re: HP Pivilion (AMD) want to upgrade to WiFi AC dual band card.

@tombgoodu

 

Your machine is an HP Pavilion 15-ab188ca Notebook PC. Its specs

 

    https://support.hp.com/gb-en/document/c04794449

 

It supports the following wireless cards

 

Compatible with Miracast-certified devices
Integrated Wireless options with single antenna (M.2/PCIe):
● Broadcom BCM43142 802.11 b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi + BT4.0 M.2 Combo Adapter
● Realtek RTL8723BE 802.11b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi + BT4.0 Combo Adapter
● Realtek RTL8188EE 802.11b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi Adapter
● Realtek RTL8723BE 802.11b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi + BT4.0 Combo Adapter


Integrated Wireless options with dual antenna (M.2/PCIe):
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160 802.11 ac 1x1 WiFi + BT 4.0 Combo Adapter

 

You can use Intel card, part number is 784644-005

 

Regards.

BH
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