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

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

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  1. Top comment

    "great connectivity rather large...While I ended up not keeping this adapter and switched to a hardline connection instead, this guy did a bang up job and would recommend if you're not able to upgrade and internal WiFi adapter or have no WiFi built in at all"

    "great connectivity rather large"

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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.
    Your price for this item is $54.99
    Top comment

    "great connectivity rather large...While I ended up not keeping this adapter and switched to a hardline connection instead, this guy did a bang up job and would recommend if you're not able to upgrade and internal WiFi adapter or have no WiFi built in at all"

    "great connectivity rather large"

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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

    "perfect connection to wireless....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"

    "perfect connection to wireless."

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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.
    Your price for this item is $49.99
    Top comment

    "perfect connection to wireless....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"

    "perfect connection to wireless."

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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.
  3. Top comment

    "Got the job done...Great for any pc...Speed and connection are good....Great alternative if you do not want to install a NIC into a PCI or PCIe slot or if you do not have any spare slots to buy and install a PCI/PCIe card"

    "Speed and connection are good."

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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.
    Your price for this item is $24.99
    Top comment

    "Got the job done...Great for any pc...Speed and connection are good....Great alternative if you do not want to install a NIC into a PCI or PCIe slot or if you do not have any spare slots to buy and install a PCI/PCIe card"

    "Speed and connection are good."

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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.
  4. Model:USB-AC53 NANO
    SKU:5732405
    Top comment

    "Does a great job...Very easy set up...I have not had any issues with connectivity....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"

    "I have not had any issues with connectivity."

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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.
    Your price for this item is $39.99
    Top comment

    "Does a great job...Very easy set up...I have not had any issues with connectivity....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"

    "I have not had any issues with connectivity."

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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.
  5. Top comment

    "VEry easy set up...Very easy to use...Outstanding USB Network Adapter...My work laptop is quirky in that the onboard wireless card works great 99% of the time, but at three places I frequent (a hotel I stay at for work and two cyber cafe-type places) the computer immediately locks up soon as the wireless connects"

    "Outstanding USB Network Adapter"

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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.
    Your price for this item is $39.99
    Top comment

    "VEry easy set up...Very easy to use...Outstanding USB Network Adapter...My work laptop is quirky in that the onboard wireless card works great 99% of the time, but at three places I frequent (a hotel I stay at for work and two cyber cafe-type places) the computer immediately locks up soon as the wireless connects"

    "Outstanding USB Network Adapter"

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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.
  6. Top comment

    "Very easy to use...Easy Plug & Play...No issues with the bluetooth connectivity....I won a Bluetooth speaker in a contest, but thought I would not be able to use it with my computer until a Best Buy customer service person showed me this adapter"

    "No issues with the bluetooth connectivity."

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    Product Description

    Cut corded contact with this Insignia Bluetooth USB adapter. This adapter lets users connect up to seven Bluetooth-enabled devices to a Bluetooth-compatible computer. It works with laptops and desktops running Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10. This Insignia Bluetooth USB adapter maintains connections with devices up to 20 feet away.
    Your price for this item is $9.99
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    The previous price was $20.99
    Top comment

    "Very easy to use...Easy Plug & Play...No issues with the bluetooth connectivity....I won a Bluetooth speaker in a contest, but thought I would not be able to use it with my computer until a Best Buy customer service person showed me this adapter"

    "No issues with the bluetooth connectivity."

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    Product Description

    Cut corded contact with this Insignia Bluetooth USB adapter. This adapter lets users connect up to seven Bluetooth-enabled devices to a Bluetooth-compatible computer. It works with laptops and desktops running Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10. This Insignia Bluetooth USB adapter maintains connections with devices up to 20 feet away.
  7. Top comment

    "Boy was he right...Got the job done...This product allows for faster internet connection...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"

    "This product allows for faster internet connection"

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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.
    Your price for this item is $24.99
    Top comment

    "Boy was he right...Got the job done...This product allows for faster internet connection...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"

    "This product allows for faster internet connection"

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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.
  8. Top comment

    "Very easy to use...Gets the job done...Super fast internet connection...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"

    "Super fast internet connection"

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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.
    Your price for this item is $64.99
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    The previous price was $74.99
    Top comment

    "Very easy to use...Gets the job done...Super fast internet connection...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"

    "Super fast internet connection"

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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.
  9. Top comment

    "It was a miracle...No issues at all...The quick connect feature is a great addition....I did not have a CD Rom drive to Install the software but I just googled it and it was fine"

    "The quick connect feature is a great addition."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR AC600 WiFi Dual Band Adapter wirelessly connects your notebook or desktop computer to an 11ac network for applications such as lag-free, HD streams throughout your home, online gaming and a secure and reliable connection to the Internet. It is compatible with next generation WiFi devices and backward compatible with 802.11 a/b/g/n devices. The AC600 WiFi Adapter delivers speeds up to 150/433 Mbps and dual band WiFi technology reduces interference for better connections to more WiFi devices.
    Your price for this item is $39.99
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    "It was a miracle...No issues at all...The quick connect feature is a great addition....I did not have a CD Rom drive to Install the software but I just googled it and it was fine"

    "The quick connect feature is a great addition."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR AC600 WiFi Dual Band Adapter wirelessly connects your notebook or desktop computer to an 11ac network for applications such as lag-free, HD streams throughout your home, online gaming and a secure and reliable connection to the Internet. It is compatible with next generation WiFi devices and backward compatible with 802.11 a/b/g/n devices. The AC600 WiFi Adapter delivers speeds up to 150/433 Mbps and dual band WiFi technology reduces interference for better connections to more WiFi devices.
  10. Model:TL-WN823N
    SKU:2080328
    Top comment

    "It seems to work...A pleasure to use...This TP-link adapter connects to both routers perfectly....I am a big fan of the TP-Link - Mini Wireless N USB Adapter - Black because it was a breeze to install"

    "This TP-link adapter connects to both routers perfectly."

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    Product Description

    Stream videos, game lag-free and more with this TP-LINK TL-WN823N mini wireless USB adapter, which features a speed of up to 300 Mbps and works with IEEE 802.11b/g/n wireless standards. The WPS button easily creates a reliable and secure WPA2 connection.
    Your price for this item is $14.99
    Top comment

    "It seems to work...A pleasure to use...This TP-link adapter connects to both routers perfectly....I am a big fan of the TP-Link - Mini Wireless N USB Adapter - Black because it was a breeze to install"

    "This TP-link adapter connects to both routers perfectly."

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    Product Description

    Stream videos, game lag-free and more with this TP-LINK TL-WN823N mini wireless USB adapter, which features a speed of up to 300 Mbps and works with IEEE 802.11b/g/n wireless standards. The WPS button easily creates a reliable and secure WPA2 connection.
  11. Top comment

    "Good for the price...good for the price...Never losesx connectivity and runs through usb 3....Strong signal acquisition in a closed garage since I use it when I am working"

    "Never losesx connectivity and runs through usb 3."

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    Product Description

    TP-LINK's Archer T4U comes with the Wi-Fi standard - 802.11ac, 3 times faster than Wireless N speeds. With 867 Mbps wireless speeds over the crystal clear 5 GHz band or 300 Mbps over the 2.4 GHz band, the Archer T4U is the superior choice for seamless HD streaming, online gaming and other bandwidth-intensive tasks.
    Your price for this item is $39.99
    Top comment

    "Good for the price...good for the price...Never losesx connectivity and runs through usb 3....Strong signal acquisition in a closed garage since I use it when I am working"

    "Never losesx connectivity and runs through usb 3."

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    Product Description

    TP-LINK's Archer T4U comes with the Wi-Fi standard - 802.11ac, 3 times faster than Wireless N speeds. With 867 Mbps wireless speeds over the crystal clear 5 GHz band or 300 Mbps over the 2.4 GHz band, the Archer T4U is the superior choice for seamless HD streaming, online gaming and other bandwidth-intensive tasks.
  12. Top comment

    "Installation was a breeze...Will buy another for a friend...Unwrapped the network adapter....Connected to my wireless ac connection and was working without a hitch"

    "Unwrapped the network adapter."

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    Product Description

    Boost your wireless internet with this dual-band Linksys Wi-Fi adapter. Its next-generation Wireless-AC technology provides data performance of up to 866 Mbps, and its MU-MIMO support lets multiple devices handle high-bandwidth internet activity smoothly. The high-speed USB 3.0 interface of this Linksys Wi-Fi adapter is backward-compatible with USB 2.0 ports.
    Your price for this item is $59.99
    Top comment

    "Installation was a breeze...Will buy another for a friend...Unwrapped the network adapter....Connected to my wireless ac connection and was working without a hitch"

    "Unwrapped the network adapter."

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    Product Description

    Boost your wireless internet with this dual-band Linksys Wi-Fi adapter. Its next-generation Wireless-AC technology provides data performance of up to 866 Mbps, and its MU-MIMO support lets multiple devices handle high-bandwidth internet activity smoothly. The high-speed USB 3.0 interface of this Linksys Wi-Fi adapter is backward-compatible with USB 2.0 ports.
  13. Top comment

    "Very easy to set up...Very much recommend this...Instant MOCA network connection, stable operation....I highly recommend and plan to buy more in the future"

    "Instant MOCA network connection, stable operation."

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    Product Description

    Extend wired internet to all the coaxial cable outlets in your home with this Motorola MoCA adapter. It provides high-speed connections up to 1Gbps relayed from your MoCA-capable router over existing coaxial wiring, and it makes other router types MoCA-capable for fast, reliable networking. This Motorola MoCA adapter provides Ethernet connections for HDTV, gaming and other high-bandwidth devices.
    Your price for this item is $59.99
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    "Very easy to set up...Very much recommend this...Instant MOCA network connection, stable operation....I highly recommend and plan to buy more in the future"

    "Instant MOCA network connection, stable operation."

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    Product Description

    Extend wired internet to all the coaxial cable outlets in your home with this Motorola MoCA adapter. It provides high-speed connections up to 1Gbps relayed from your MoCA-capable router over existing coaxial wiring, and it makes other router types MoCA-capable for fast, reliable networking. This Motorola MoCA adapter provides Ethernet connections for HDTV, gaming and other high-bandwidth devices.
  14. Model:F2CU040BTBLK
    SKU:5476000
    Top comment

    "Works great :- )...Works fine so far...Bought a 12" MacBook and it only has the USB-C port so I am slowly having to collect all the various adapters for the ports a computer usually has...Wifi gets kinda slow at work and needed a direct connection so I purchased this, works great"

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    Product Description

    Connect devices with this Belkin USB-C to Ethernet adapter. It delivers Gigabit Internet speeds using a direct and rapid connection so your USB-C device has the reliability of Ethernet. The reversible USB connector on this Belkin USB-C to Ethernet adapter lets you make your newer model laptop or tablet Ethernet-ready for blazing-fast Internet browsing.
    Your price for this item is $26.99
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    The previous price was $34.99
    Top comment

    "Works great :- )...Works fine so far...Bought a 12" MacBook and it only has the USB-C port so I am slowly having to collect all the various adapters for the ports a computer usually has...Wifi gets kinda slow at work and needed a direct connection so I purchased this, works great"

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    Product Description

    Connect devices with this Belkin USB-C to Ethernet adapter. It delivers Gigabit Internet speeds using a direct and rapid connection so your USB-C device has the reliability of Ethernet. The reversible USB connector on this Belkin USB-C to Ethernet adapter lets you make your newer model laptop or tablet Ethernet-ready for blazing-fast Internet browsing.
  15. Top comment

    "Great for on the go...This product works great...The Microsoft - Surface USB Network Adapter - Black is great...Worked as soon as I plugged it in"

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    Product Description

    Instantly connect your Surface to your network. Plug this Ethernet adapter into your USB 3.0 port to get online, share files, and print with data transfer rates of up to 1Gbps.
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    "Great for on the go...This product works great...The Microsoft - Surface USB Network Adapter - Black is great...Worked as soon as I plugged it in"

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    Product Description

    Instantly connect your Surface to your network. Plug this Ethernet adapter into your USB 3.0 port to get online, share files, and print with data transfer rates of up to 1Gbps.