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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for Gaming Adapters.

Browse the top-ranked list of Gaming Adapters below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Browse the top-ranked list of Gaming Adapters below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Top comment

    "5 star...Love it...Made online gaming amazing....This USB adapter antenna is pretty good giving me a moderate signal from a router (about 40 or so feet away) The 5ghz signal increased the speed of my internet by quite a lot over the stock 2.3ghz wireless card and I am very happy with the purchase."

    "Made online gaming amazing."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR AC1200 WiFi USB 3.0 Adapter with high-gain antennas provides 3x faster access than USB 2.0. Wirelessly connect your notebook or desktop computer to an 11ac network for applications such as lag-free, multiple HD streams throughout your home.
    $49.99
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    Was $54.99
    Top comment

    "5 star...Love it...Made online gaming amazing....This USB adapter antenna is pretty good giving me a moderate signal from a router (about 40 or so feet away) The 5ghz signal increased the speed of my internet by quite a lot over the stock 2.3ghz wireless card and I am very happy with the purchase."

    "Made online gaming amazing."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR AC1200 WiFi USB 3.0 Adapter with high-gain antennas provides 3x faster access than USB 2.0. Wirelessly connect your notebook or desktop computer to an 11ac network for applications such as lag-free, multiple HD streams throughout your home.
  2. Top comment

    "Not bad...love it...Great for better online gaming....I bought this to extend the ethernet in another room to stream movies I was able to boost the router signal to the family room TV and stream the movies without freezeups and disruptions, all in all a good purchase."

    "Great for better online gaming."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR Powerline adapters are ideal for deliver high-speed wired and wireless Internet to every room in the home using existing electrical wiring for all your gaming and streaming activities. It's simple to set up - just plug it in and start playing.
    $79.99
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    "Not bad...love it...Great for better online gaming....I bought this to extend the ethernet in another room to stream movies I was able to boost the router signal to the family room TV and stream the movies without freezeups and disruptions, all in all a good purchase."

    "Great for better online gaming."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR Powerline adapters are ideal for deliver high-speed wired and wireless Internet to every room in the home using existing electrical wiring for all your gaming and streaming activities. It's simple to set up - just plug it in and start playing.
  3. Top comment

    "Not bad...Love it...Works great for son's gaming PC...I bough the Wireless adapter to be able to move my desktop to a new place, the adapter work pretty well, very reliable connections and speed, I actually have the computer on 24hrs a day connected to internet and hosting and internal NAS using this wireless USB card, is that good."

    "Works great for son's gaming PC"

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    Product Description

    This Linksys WUSB6300 USB 3.0 adapter enables you to connect your computer to a wireless-AC network, so you can easily stream high-definition video and enjoy high-speed gaming. The WPA-TKIP, WPA2, WPS and WEP protocols help keep data private.
    $39.99
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    Was $49.99
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    "Not bad...Love it...Works great for son's gaming PC...I bough the Wireless adapter to be able to move my desktop to a new place, the adapter work pretty well, very reliable connections and speed, I actually have the computer on 24hrs a day connected to internet and hosting and internal NAS using this wireless USB card, is that good."

    "Works great for son's gaming PC"

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    Product Description

    This Linksys WUSB6300 USB 3.0 adapter enables you to connect your computer to a wireless-AC network, so you can easily stream high-definition video and enjoy high-speed gaming. The WPA-TKIP, WPA2, WPS and WEP protocols help keep data private.
  4. Top comment

    "Love it...Love it!...Good item to have for portable Switch gaming...While I am using the UK ac adapter with a conversion adapter I use this US adapter when traveling to save space in my bags"

    "Good item to have for portable Switch gaming"

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    Product Description

    Play on with this versatile Nintendo Switch power adapter. Made specifically for your Nintendo Switch game system, this adapter works with any 120V outlet and plugs into your device via an integrated USB Type-C connector. Charge your system quickly and efficiently when you make this Nintendo Switch power adapter part of your gaming kit.
    $29.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...Love it!...Good item to have for portable Switch gaming...While I am using the UK ac adapter with a conversion adapter I use this US adapter when traveling to save space in my bags"

    "Good item to have for portable Switch gaming"

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    Product Description

    Play on with this versatile Nintendo Switch power adapter. Made specifically for your Nintendo Switch game system, this adapter works with any 120V outlet and plugs into your device via an integrated USB Type-C connector. Charge your system quickly and efficiently when you make this Nintendo Switch power adapter part of your gaming kit.
  5. Top comment

    "So fast...Love it....Able to play games without buffering....I bought this to have a Bluetooth signal on my desktop computer and I live in a motorhome next to my daughters house.This sends bluetooth signal very well I have everything connected now.Great Product and a fair price."

    "Able to play games without buffering."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 WiFi USB 3.0 adapter wirelessly connects your laptop or desktop computer to the next-gen 802.11ac technology with WiFi speeds up to 1.9Gbps. Connect the adapter to a USB 3.0 port and is compatible with next generation WiFi devices and compatible with 802.11ac/n and all legacy WiFi devices.
    $74.99
    Top comment

    "So fast...Love it....Able to play games without buffering....I bought this to have a Bluetooth signal on my desktop computer and I live in a motorhome next to my daughters house.This sends bluetooth signal very well I have everything connected now.Great Product and a fair price."

    "Able to play games without buffering."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 WiFi USB 3.0 adapter wirelessly connects your laptop or desktop computer to the next-gen 802.11ac technology with WiFi speeds up to 1.9Gbps. Connect the adapter to a USB 3.0 port and is compatible with next generation WiFi devices and compatible with 802.11ac/n and all legacy WiFi devices.
  6. Top comment

    "Not bad...Love it...great for gaming...After conducting research and determining that buying a powerline adapter would be the most cost-effective option (versus buying a wifi extender or another router), I purchased the Netgear PLW1000-100NAS, and am happy that I did."

    "great for gaming"

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    Product Description

    Use your existing electrical wiring to extend your WiFi Internet access to any room in your house. Just plug the PowerLINE Adapter into your modem or router, then plug in the companion PowerLINE WiFi access point to an electrical outlet. It's that easy. With 1000 Mbps speed and Homeplug AV2 support, the PowerLINE WiFi 1000 is perfect for connecting smart TVs, streaming players, and game consoles wirelessly.
    $129.99
    Top comment

    "Not bad...Love it...great for gaming...After conducting research and determining that buying a powerline adapter would be the most cost-effective option (versus buying a wifi extender or another router), I purchased the Netgear PLW1000-100NAS, and am happy that I did."

    "great for gaming"

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    Product Description

    Use your existing electrical wiring to extend your WiFi Internet access to any room in your house. Just plug the PowerLINE Adapter into your modem or router, then plug in the companion PowerLINE WiFi access point to an electrical outlet. It's that easy. With 1000 Mbps speed and Homeplug AV2 support, the PowerLINE WiFi 1000 is perfect for connecting smart TVs, streaming players, and game consoles wirelessly.
  7. Top comment

    "Works well...Work great...A Must Have for any PC Gamer...I bought this so I could game wireless with my PC and it works great thank you I even got it for 15$ cheaper since it was an open boxed item"

    "A Must Have for any PC Gamer"

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    Product Description

    Play PC games with your Xbox Wireless Controller.
    $24.99
    Top comment

    "Works well...Work great...A Must Have for any PC Gamer...I bought this so I could game wireless with my PC and it works great thank you I even got it for 15$ cheaper since it was an open boxed item"

    "A Must Have for any PC Gamer"

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    Product Description

    Play PC games with your Xbox Wireless Controller.
  8. Top comment

    "Nice !...I like...Great for gamers...I purchased this item a few months ago and after using it for some time, it is great when connected to a HDTV.you can use you HDTV as an external monitor while browsing the internet or working and you can even use it to watch dvd's or as a studio monitor.this item uses a firewire port on my MacBook pro mid 2012 13""

    "Great for gamers"

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    Product Description

    This Insignia™ NS-PD94592 adapter allows you to connect a computer with a mini DisplayPort output to devices with an HDMI input, such as a monitor, projector or TV, and supports up to 1920 x 1200 resolution for clear playback.
    $19.99
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    "Nice !...I like...Great for gamers...I purchased this item a few months ago and after using it for some time, it is great when connected to a HDTV.you can use you HDTV as an external monitor while browsing the internet or working and you can even use it to watch dvd's or as a studio monitor.this item uses a firewire port on my MacBook pro mid 2012 13""

    "Great for gamers"

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    Product Description

    This Insignia™ NS-PD94592 adapter allows you to connect a computer with a mini DisplayPort output to devices with an HDMI input, such as a monitor, projector or TV, and supports up to 1920 x 1200 resolution for clear playback.
  9. Top comment

    "Good ....5 stars...Good for gaming on tv...I used this adapter to run a cable from my new graphics card back to my 4K smart TV, what a difference this makes in the quality of Netflix and Hulu, I had to use this because the gaming Video card only had one HDMI,"

    "Good for gaming on tv"

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    Product Description

    This Insignia™ NS-PD94502 adapter allows you to connect your computer's DisplayPort interface to an HDMI type-A input and supports up to 1920 x 1080p resolution, so you can enjoy sharp visuals.
    $19.99
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    Was $24.99
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    "Good ....5 stars...Good for gaming on tv...I used this adapter to run a cable from my new graphics card back to my 4K smart TV, what a difference this makes in the quality of Netflix and Hulu, I had to use this because the gaming Video card only had one HDMI,"

    "Good for gaming on tv"

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    Product Description

    This Insignia™ NS-PD94502 adapter allows you to connect your computer's DisplayPort interface to an HDMI type-A input and supports up to 1920 x 1080p resolution, so you can enjoy sharp visuals.
  10. Model:USB-AC53 NANO
    SKU:5732405
    Top comment

    "Not bad...Love it...Gaming is excellent....I would recommend it for a computer that is within 10 or 15 feet of the router or in the same room but for a desktop that has several walls and some distance between the computer and the router I would suggest getting a free standing receiver that has its own base and can be moved around a little to get a better signal."

    "Gaming is excellent."

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    Product Description

    Achieve blazing online speeds with this ASUS NANO wireless adapter. It offers selectable 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands for a clearer signal, and its built-in 2x2 patch antennas increase the signal's range for better network coverage. This ASUS NANO wireless adapter includes a clip to attach it to notebook computers and a cradle with a long USB cord for desktop use.
    $35.99
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    Top comment

    "Not bad...Love it...Gaming is excellent....I would recommend it for a computer that is within 10 or 15 feet of the router or in the same room but for a desktop that has several walls and some distance between the computer and the router I would suggest getting a free standing receiver that has its own base and can be moved around a little to get a better signal."

    "Gaming is excellent."

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    Product Description

    Achieve blazing online speeds with this ASUS NANO wireless adapter. It offers selectable 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands for a clearer signal, and its built-in 2x2 patch antennas increase the signal's range for better network coverage. This ASUS NANO wireless adapter includes a clip to attach it to notebook computers and a cradle with a long USB cord for desktop use.
  11. Top comment

    "A Gem...Love it...Works with online games flawlessly....I used the product in a windows desktop, I plugged it in and it configured itself, I added the wifi information and it is running well."

    "Works with online games flawlessly."

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    Product Description

    Create a fast home network with this Linksys USB adapter. Access to both 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands lets you gain more coverage than a standard single-band USB adapter, and connections are fast and secure. This Linksys USB adapter provides a secure Wi-Fi connection when you use it with a Windows-based notebook.
    $29.99
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    "A Gem...Love it...Works with online games flawlessly....I used the product in a windows desktop, I plugged it in and it configured itself, I added the wifi information and it is running well."

    "Works with online games flawlessly."

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    Product Description

    Create a fast home network with this Linksys USB adapter. Access to both 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands lets you gain more coverage than a standard single-band USB adapter, and connections are fast and secure. This Linksys USB adapter provides a secure Wi-Fi connection when you use it with a Windows-based notebook.
  12. Model:NS-PV90501
    SKU:5811017
    Top comment

    "It Works...Good use...Works well for gaming and schoolwork....Luckily I did have an extra regular cord laying around so thanks to this lil beauty I was able to hook up my computer to my TV like before and now I can use my computer how I am accustomed to."

    "Works well for gaming and schoolwork."

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    Product Description

    Easily convert DVI-I video card signals to VGA analog using this Insignia™ NS-PV90501 adapter that features a high-speed data cable and copper contacts to help promote optimal performance.
    $14.99
    Top comment

    "It Works...Good use...Works well for gaming and schoolwork....Luckily I did have an extra regular cord laying around so thanks to this lil beauty I was able to hook up my computer to my TV like before and now I can use my computer how I am accustomed to."

    "Works well for gaming and schoolwork."

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    Product Description

    Easily convert DVI-I video card signals to VGA analog using this Insignia™ NS-PV90501 adapter that features a high-speed data cable and copper contacts to help promote optimal performance.
  13. Top comment

    "Love it...Love it!...good for gamers...My mini laptop can do wi fi but a hard wire connection works faster The insignia USB adapter is lite weight & sits in the laptop as a part of it Now I have 2 options available to go online"

    "good for gamers"

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    Product Description

    This Insignia™ NS-PU98635 adapter features a USB 3.0 interface on one side and a Gigabit Ethernet interface on the other, so you can easily add a wired Ethernet connection to your compatible PC or Mac laptop or Ultrabook.
    $24.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...Love it!...good for gamers...My mini laptop can do wi fi but a hard wire connection works faster The insignia USB adapter is lite weight & sits in the laptop as a part of it Now I have 2 options available to go online"

    "good for gamers"

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    Product Description

    This Insignia™ NS-PU98635 adapter features a USB 3.0 interface on one side and a Gigabit Ethernet interface on the other, so you can easily add a wired Ethernet connection to your compatible PC or Mac laptop or Ultrabook.
  14. Top comment

    "Love it...Works OK...There's a lower point on online video games....Whether it's for streaming a movie from Netflix in a hotel or transferring files as you sit in a corner of the office, a wired ethernet connection can make all the difference in the world."

    "There's a lower point on online video games."

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    Product Description

    Connect your Thunderbolt-equipped Mac to a high-performance 10/100/1000Base-T network with this Apple® MD463ZM/A Thunderbolt-to-Gigabit Ethernet adapter that features a built-in cable for simple setup.
    $29.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...Works OK...There's a lower point on online video games....Whether it's for streaming a movie from Netflix in a hotel or transferring files as you sit in a corner of the office, a wired ethernet connection can make all the difference in the world."

    "There's a lower point on online video games."

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    Product Description

    Connect your Thunderbolt-equipped Mac to a high-performance 10/100/1000Base-T network with this Apple® MD463ZM/A Thunderbolt-to-Gigabit Ethernet adapter that features a built-in cable for simple setup.
  15. Top comment

    "Not bad...Love it!...Purchased for a gaming desktop....Though I don't need such a connection most of the time, I wanted an adapter for the times that I mess up the router, (and I've done that several times!) This adapter works just fine."

    "Purchased for a gaming desktop."

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    Product Description

    Bring high-speed network access to your computer via a USB 3.0 port with this j5 create JUE130 adapter, which features a 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet port for rapid data transfer. Aluminum construction ensures rugged durability.
    $29.99
    Top comment

    "Not bad...Love it!...Purchased for a gaming desktop....Though I don't need such a connection most of the time, I wanted an adapter for the times that I mess up the router, (and I've done that several times!) This adapter works just fine."

    "Purchased for a gaming desktop."

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    Product Description

    Bring high-speed network access to your computer via a USB 3.0 port with this j5 create JUE130 adapter, which features a 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet port for rapid data transfer. Aluminum construction ensures rugged durability.