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6.5 out of 10

Linksys WMP54G

The Linksys Wireless-G PCI Adapter installs in most desktops and Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Linksys WMP54G

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Overall 4
4.0

Be cautious!

deanzt "deanzt", Amazon
9 May 2010
  • Summary: Be careful when buying this card! On the positive side it worked very well with my old 32-bit PC (especially if you use a linksys router as well). However linksys do not (and apparently never will) provide 64-bit drivers for this card making it useless in windows vista 64-bit and windows 7 64-bit PC's. There are work arounds to get it to work but linksys support ware very unhelpful.
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Overall 4
4.0

No Drivers Available.

xeis "xe15", Amazon
29 March 2008
  • Summary: I have one of these card in a windows XP machine which has never caused me any problems. My entire network is built on Linksys (CISCO) technology, so this was my natural choice when building a 64bit vista ultimate machine. Imagine my surprise that when the box says "upgradeable to vista" it actually means upgradeable to Vista 32 bit O/S's because cisco do not write ANY 64 bit drivers for any of their products.
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Overall 4
4.0
Value for money 2
2.0
Ease of use 2
2.0
Reliability 2
2.0
Ease of setup 8
8.0
Speed performance 2
2.0

Well... link my sys and call me brother.

china_wol..., Ciao
29 June 2005
  • Excerpt: "...to boot!' because that's what Linksys want you to believe. Trust me, after you've used this wireless card as a solution, you'll go straight back to cabled networking with a curse upon all wireless equipment to ever infiltrate into your abode. Linksys' Wireless-G PCI Card, model number WMP54G, capable of 54Mbps compared to the older 11Mbps of the older wireless network standard, nearly 5x faster. Also compatible with the old standard as well so ...
  • Pros: Easy to install, it's inside your PC so is nicely hidden !
  • Cons: Slow, crap range, I can send more data faster on foot
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Overall 4
4.0

Would be a lot better but for problems

"yakbeast", Amazon
15 June 2003
  • Summary: Hmm... well, thus far my experience hasn't been that great. I ordered these cards for all my boxen in the house, and thought I would start off by connecting my mainbox and my media server (Fluffy). Fluffy and the mainbox are in the same room, only a few feet apart. Installed the cards, configured everything (in ad hoc mode) and everything seemed fine for a while, but to cut a long story short, the cards will only maintain a connection for 10 or 20 minutes before dropping...
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