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Hardware Upadate From n-2230 to ac8260


I have a laptop (gigabyte p25) that has the n-2230 card in it. I would like to update to the ac8260 with a extra antenna but there are to many different types of the ac8260. Here is the link of all of the different once http://ark.intel.com/products/86068/Intel-Dual-Band-Wireless-AC-8260# @ordering Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 Specifications

Which one is going to work the best. I know that this is a mod and it may not work but which one will be the best choice. Thank in advance

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Hello zlaja007,

In this particular case that you intend to change the original wireless adapter for a new one, we recommend to consult with your laptop manufacturer: http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/topics/OEMs.html Computer Manufacturer Support Websites as they are the only ones entitled to provide accurete information on which Intel® Wireless Adapter is fully compatible with your system. On the other hand, we would like to inform you that Intel does not support integration which is when the original wireless adapter is replaced by a new one. For further information on this matter, please check the information in this link: http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/network-and-i-o/wireless-networking/000005687.html?wa... Regulatory Information Regarding Hardware Installation or Upgrade for...