Manufacturer: Alps Electric Inc
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not Specified
Operating System: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003
Latest Version / Release Date: Not Specified / Not Specified
Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card is compatible with Windows NT, 2000, XP and 2003 platforms. The Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card is commonly used in laptops. The card makes use 32- bit buses of 33MHz. It is possible to use the Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card regular hardware that is PCI equipped. This is made possible by the PCI to PCI converters. The mini PCI succeeded the PCI Express Mini card. The device has a minimum power consumption of 2 W. The disadvantage of this is that it greatly limits the functionalities that may be implemented in such a form factor. The Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card supports CLKRUN#PCI signals that are commonly used for power management purposes. The signal not only starts but also stops the PI clock. In order to use the functions of the Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card better and more easily, users are advised to use appropriate and more easily.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
Recent Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card drivers comes highly recommended. Manufacturers provide the drivers as freeware. Accordingly, the internet and more specifically on the manufacturer's website. The Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card can either be Type I, II or III forms factor. While types I and II utilize the 100 pin stacking connectors, Type III makes use of the 124 pin edge connectors. The use of old and outdated drivers is highly discouraged as they often cause device conflicts and errors. Frequently updating the drivers is encouraged as it also makes it possible to use the functions of the Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card better. When downloading driver files from the internet, users are advised to first install an anti virus so as to protect their computers from destructive viruses and malware. In addition, they are advised to protect the information of their computers by making window backups. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card errors before installing any driver updates.