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IdeaPad Z580: Can I upgrade the mini wifi card

2014-10-21, 1:54 AM

Can I upgrade my mini wifi card in z580, win 7. It has an Intel 20200048 2200n in it now. I want to upgrage to take advantage of 802.11ac router. If so, what cards are compatable?

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Re: IdeaPad Z580: Can I upgrade the mini wifi card

2014-10-21, 4:24 AM

Hi dmerrell, welcome to the forum.:smileyhappy:

 

These are the cards you can upgrade to, although there isn't any A capabilities in any one of them. so you won't be able to use your AC Router, and connect to the 5Ghz band. :smileysad:

 

13 WLAN, WiFi 1x2 BGN + WiMAX, Intel 6150NX MOW M PCIE NB HMC (LI) (Z380/Z480/Z580) 20002484
13 WLAN, WiFi 1x2 BGN + WiMAX, Intel 6150NX BSB M PCIE NB HMC (LI) (Z380/Z480/Z580) 20002543
13 WLAN, WiFi 2x2 BGN, WLAN, WiFi 2x2 BGN, Intel 2200N MOW M PCIE NB HMC (Z380/Z480/Z580) 20200048
13 WLAN, WiFi 1x1 BGN, Cbt BCM4313 MOW M PCIE NB HMC 20002505
13 WLAN, WiFi 1x1 BGN, Liteon AR9285 HB95 BGN MOW NB 20002357
13 WLAN, WiFi 2x2 BGN+BT4.0, Cbt BCM43227HMB BGN+BT HMC (Z585) 20200045
13 WLAN, WiFi 2x2 BGN+BT3.0, Liteon WB197 BGN+BT HMC (Z585) 20002520
13 WLAN, WiFi 1x1 BGN+BT4.0, Cbt BCM4313HMGB BGN+BT HMC 20002501
13 WLAN, WiFi 1x1 BGN+BT3.0, Liteon WB195 BGN+BT HMC 20002524

 

Check this HMM FOR YOUR z580:

 

http://download.lenovo.com/consumer/mobiles_pub/ideapad_z380_z480_z485_z580_z585_hmm_1st_edition_feb_2012_english.pdf

 

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Re: IdeaPad Z580: Can I upgrade the mini wifi card

2016-02-06, 11:57 AM

When i install the card, i got an error message when i installed the card and bootup.

 

The card isnt recornized as default so i have to remove and reboot.

 

I have the : Intel DB WL AC 7260 2x2 AC + BT 867MBps

 

I can accees the bios, but i dont know hat to do.

 

Anybody can help me soon, so i can sent the item back if doesnt working..

 

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