Hardware requirements

crazy_guy

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Hi friends, I have applied for BSNL broadband connection. I have Pentium III processor Can anyone tell me what are the other hardware requiremnts ? Is it neceesary to have ethernet card ? Or usb port ? Plz help......
 
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abdulrahman004

Dont u have a USB port in ur mobo. Most prob u will get a router which needs an ethernet port
 


crazy_guy

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Plz tell me how much an ethernet port costs ?and what are the prices of usb port ?Why dont bsnl provide usb port or ethernet card with the modem ?
 

Sushubh

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ethernet card would be around 250-350 bucks.
 


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abdulrahman004

prices of usb ports .....these are integrated on the mobo itself and most prob. u wont need these ports and iif u need them replace ur mobo (which mobo do u have?)P
 

pupudada

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Originally posted by crazy_guy@Sep 17 2005, 12:59 AM
Plz tell me how much an ethernet port costs ?

and what are the prices of usb port ?

Why dont bsnl provide usb port or ethernet card with the modem ?
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Ethernet cards are Rs.220/- upwards;

USB ports are integrated into the m/board (if your b/board does not have them, recommend changing the same if you *do* need USB ports;

No ISP in the world provides them (it is a part of your hardware)