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By ramakrishnan.a ·
What is differnce between PCMCIA MODEM & NORMAL MODEM?

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by sgt_shultz In reply to Differnce

the normal model is well adjusted? (rdl)

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by Jennifer.Gardner In reply to Differnce

A PCMCIA card is a credit card sized card that slides into the side of a laptop.

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by TheChas In reply to Differnce

There are several ways to connect a modem to a computer.

External modems use either a serial or USB port to connect to the computer.

Internal modems for "normal" Desktop PCs use either an ISA or a PCI bus connection.

Modems for laptops use the PCMCIA (PC Card) interface.

The primary difference between a "normal" and a PCMCIA modem is the physical size.


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