New adsl modem PCI or USB ?

  clayton 14:59 10 Oct 2003
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Im after a new modem i only have one pc so dont see the point in a router,is one of these options faster for surfing the web ???

  The Sack 15:08 10 Oct 2003

For surfing the web there is no difference at all, for gaming it is arguable that a PCI modem will give faster pings but i have never noticed.

The main benefit is a PCI modem will not overload your USB port due to excess current draw.

  clayton 19:27 10 Oct 2003

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