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Hp g6-1a44ca laptop 5g issue

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Pavilion g6-1a44ca
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)



Looking to update my old laptop. 


Did ram, going to download win10 soon. 


Also want to update bios and change out the ralink 2g chip for a 5g dual band upgrade replacement. Currently has Ralink rt5390 802.11b/g/n wifi installed. 


My laptop has AMD quad processor and has two antennas. Maybe an ac could easily work? Hopefully someone has made the switch. Help. 


Help me please find a dual band ac wifi chip for my computer. 


Thanks to all. 

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Your machine is too old, due to the whitelist, the chance to upgrade wifi adapter is very slim to none. Options: please use USB - AC wifi adapter such as



There are many arnoud and cheaper too.



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I thought the whitelist is gone now. Dont I just do a bios update?


Im sure there is a cross compatible chip that works with the motherboard by now, especially after a bios update, correct...


What about the broadcom or intel ac chips others have mentioned? My laptop has an AMD processor so I know that may affect things. 


What about this chip?


Broadcom BCM4352 802.11ac 2x2 Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.0 combo    HP part #  724935-001?

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