Category Archives: Wifi adapter reviews

Review: ALFA AWUS052NH Wireless USB Adapter

The Alfa AWUS052NH is a USB WiFi adapter built for long range and can be a big improvement over a built-in laptop wireless card or other WiFi dongles without the long range antennas. It is dual band and used MIMO with speeds at 300Mbps on 2.4 GHz and 867Mpbs on 5 GHz range. This makes it nice for… Read More »

USB 2.0 Vs USB 3.0 Wireless Adapters

USB 3.0 was introduced in November 2008 and become wide spread a few years later. Although USB 3.0 has been available awhile doesn’t mean all devices are compatible. Even today in many devices are only USB 2.0 compliant. USB 2.0 is great for basic input output of devices from a mouse to a wireless USB adapter. It has… Read More »

Top Wireless Internet Adapters for PC

Wireless internet adapters for a PC come either as a built-in card or as a external USB adapter.   Built in cards can be beneficial since they are often faster and out of the way.   External USB adapters are easier to setup since they plug into a USB port and there is no need to open up… Read More »

Linksys Introduces MU-MIMO AC USB WiFi Adapter

Linksys has introduced a 802.11ac wireless USB adapter capable of using MU-MIMO (Multi User Multiple In Multiple Out.) This is great news for those who have a MU-MIMO router but have older equipment such as a laptop that is too old to use MU-MIMO. The USB adapter called the Linksys WUSB6100M. It is not the fastest USB adapter… Read More »

Troubleshooting Common Windows 10 WiFi Problems

Windows 10, like all Windows upgrades, has had some issues with the WiFi not working sometimes.   Below are two of the most common problems and fixes to help get a Windows 10 computer back online.   …Check Drivers The wireless Drivers are the most common problem for a connection not working.   The best way to be… Read More »

Low Cost Cheap Wireless USB Adapters

Wireless USB adapters are useful in a variety of situations, from a broken internal WiFi card to simply needing to add WiFi.   WiFi USB dongles make setting up a internet connection easy and quick.   They come in all sizes from very small to large with big antennas.   But what If you just need a cheap… Read More »

Wireless Receivers for Desktop Computer

Setting up a desktop to receive and send wireless WiFi signals is a easy task with a USB adapter.   There are many to choose from with different protocols, sizes and range.   Wireless-N is the most widely used protocol since it is compatible with most any network old and new.   Wireless-AC is the newest protocol built… Read More »