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Inexpensive and easy to install, Compex's WL54G is one of a few PC Cards with an external antenna connector, but it fails to deliver the top speed and security of its peers.
Compex's NetPassage WPE54G is a stylish and versatile miniature access point that performs well. Unfortunately, it's pricey, and it lacks Wi-Fi certification.