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Difference between Ethernet cards

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What are the main considerations in buying a 100Mbit ethernet card as opposed to a 10Mbit ethernet card?
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Well the main difference between the cards is speed. However there can be some reasons for choosing the slower card ie ram and processor considerations, amount of bits/sec you wish to travel over a line, etc. My advice is if you are looking to buy a new ethernet card ask the person you purchase from their advice based on your system type and requirements.

Hope this helps,

jason
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Good advice - thanks a lot!!
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