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Topic # 114348 16-Feb-2013 19:31 Send private message

Hi All

Looking for some help, I am after a Bluetooth / WiFi Combo PCI card, have found the GC-WB300D from gigabyte, if purchased on ebay its roughly $40 -$45 us, but twice that for shipping. Does any know if you can get these down here in this part of the world? if so please tell me where Sealed. Furthermore dos any one have one, are they good?

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  Reply # 763551 16-Feb-2013 19:37 Send private message

havent tried one myself, but looking around, this is about the only shop with them.. http://techworld.co.nz/gigabyte-wb300d-exclusive-bluetooth-40wifi-expansion-card-p-42769.html



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Master Geek
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  Reply # 763555 16-Feb-2013 19:43 Send private message

Thank you,

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  Reply # 763560 16-Feb-2013 20:00 Send private message

any reason a USB equivalent won't do?

They tend to be easier to find (and cheaper)



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  Reply # 763567 16-Feb-2013 20:19 Send private message

Will be in a HTPC wife thinks the case itself is messy enough, on looking more closely at this product, the diagram shows  under the bluetooth 4.0 Antenna line (wifi receive  where under the Wireless Antenna line it says (wifi transmit + receive) correct me if I am wrong, this means the bluetooth only receives signal and can not transmit it? please tell me I am been daft.    diagram is on this page ==> http://www.gigabyte.com/microsite/306/images/wifi.html

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  Reply # 763582 16-Feb-2013 20:56 Send private message

DealExtreme for everything you don't really need

http://dx.com/s/pci+bluetooth+wifi

shipping is free. but be warned you may have to wait up to 6 weeks for shipping

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