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Wifi card upgrade from 2.4 GHz to 5 GHz

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Hp 14s-dk0093
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

I want to upgrade my 802.11b/g/n to 802.11 ac to use 5 Ghz wifi. Is it possible to change wifi card for my laptop and if yes then which wifi card should I purchase ? 

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Since your notebook only has one wifi antenna, this is the only dual band wifi card you can upgrade to...


Realtek RTL8821CE 802.11 ac 1x1 WiFi + Bluetooth 4.2 Combo Adapter (MU-MIMO supported) HP part # L17365-005.


You can find this model on eBay.


The card has the same throughput as the RTL8723DE card on the 2.4 GHz wifi band, but on the 5.0 GHz wifi band with an AC router, it has a maximum throughput of 433 MBPS.


Below is the link to the service manual, where you can find the wifi card removal and replacement procedure.

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