Requirements for the Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 Desktop Kit

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01/30/2020

The Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 Desktop Kit includes:

  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 adapter
  • Optimized external antenna (2)
  • Standard sized mounting bracket with RF cables installed
  • Low profile mounting bracket
  • Installation guide

Basic requirements:
A motherboard that has an M.2 Socket with Key E, also known as:

  • M.2 for Wi-Fi
  • M.2 Socket 1
Note You cannot install the Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 Desktop Kit with M.2 Socket 3 (Key M) or Socket 2 (Key B).


Where can I buy motherboards that has M.2 socket with Key E?
Contact your local distributor or the motherboard vendors for list of motherboards that has M.2 socket with Key E.

 

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