No, for the most of these cards there isn’t much hope. Because I see a lot of people are reading this, but apparently there isn’t one who knows something to say. Post as a guest Name. Which wireless cards mini pci-e can be best used for Snow Leopard? Posted September 10, Recently upgraded to the Broadcom from the and latest driver 4.
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Me thinks Dell gave them a new name for the new range of Santa Rosa based Lappies. Thanks for the help!
Broadcom BCM94321MC BCM4321 Draft 802.11n WLAN Wireless Dual Band PCI-e Card 270Mbps
Distance is measured in Meters, first number after A and G band is connection speed in Megabits per second, 2nd number is actual throughput in Megabits per second, measured with time taken to transfer a certain sized file. Firmware from userspace is required for device operation. Come on OSX86 experts, drop the bomb here!
Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. And what about the antennas? G Band 20Mhz Bandwidth was very strange the closer I got to the router the slower the connection became: But the broadcom was a lot more reliable in the testing, see Atheros based WLAN review for details on this.
Posted October 13, Sign up using Facebook. Antenna connectors Two or more antennas for simultaneous transmission and reception.
Any half height cards that will play nice in Snow Leo? Firmware is not packaged by the Debian Project. Email Required, but never shown. I’m using the Apple-built card, and Windows 7 kicks in with its own drivers automatically. Until then I give the broadcom BCM the most change of being cracked as a half-height wifi card. A band on the other hand is free from users near me I’m probably the only with it where I live.
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Sign up for a new account in our community. Introduced in Linux 2. Sign up using Email and Password. Sorry I was changing my answer, because the solution that shoarthing suggested was right.
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I’ll test the card when it’s in and give the results in this topic. To setup a good test bed, I choose channel 6 on G band to get away from both Channel 1 and 11 which my neighbours are already using. I could have disabled all lihux above and got a highest possible speed, but this way you guys get a true speed in a normal situation. Posted September 9, edited.
If necessary, firmware can be manually acquired and extracted using the bfwcutter utility, see http: Other than Video drivers, WIFI has the most impact on how I use my laptop, these 2 components are the most used on a laptop and have the greatest potential to be tweaked by the user to get the most out them.
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Or sign in with one of these services Sign in with Facebook. Also I used WPA2 encryption which also has a performance hit, but who is going brosdcom run their router with no security.